SOLD! Austin Modern Home at 1012 A Harwood Austin TX 78704

Despite all of the attention from the Today Show, this modern gem went under contract before it hit the national airwaves.  For more modern homes by Riverside Homes, check out Barton Skyline, 10 custom homes over in Zilker.

1012A Harwood Modern Home Travis Heights Austin

1012 Harwood Pl, Unit A, Austin, TX 78704 (MLS # 5686648)

List Price $449,000

Modern two bedroom, two bath home plus a loft. Designed to be easy to live in and easy to maintain, modern yet functional. Standing seam barrel roof, stucco and stone exterior, eat-in kitchen with sustainably harvested wood cabinets, granite counters and glass backsplash. Private loft/flex space with a treetop view across the lake is great for some “me” time.

1012A Harwood Travis Heights Modern Home

Xeriscaped yard with minimal lawn and drought tolerant plantings for low water use and low maintenance – perfect for Austin’s hot summers. Privacy fenced yard with deck. Austin is a very “green” city, so green, in fact, that this home required a variance to build among the large trees. A green built home like 1012 A Harwood includes energy saving features such a high efficiency HVAC system, tankless water heater, and Energy Star rated appliances.

1012A Harwood Modern Home Sold

1012 A Harwood is one of two homes built on an infill lot in the Travis Heights neighborhood, a premium location on the south shore of Lady Bird Lake, right across from Downtown Austin. Travis Heights is one of the oldest neighborhoods in South Austin, developed in the late 19th century, before there was permanent bridge across the lake. With a mix of older, historic architecture and newer, more modern homes like 1012 A Harwood, upscale Travis Heights is the epicenter of the popular Austin slogan “Keep Austin Weird”. Surrounding homes for sale in Travis Heights are priced from $400,000 to $1,000,000.

Austin Modern Home 1012A Harwood Sold

Surrounding South Austin neighborhoods: Travis Heights, Bouldin, Zilker, Barton Hills

1012 Harwood Pl, Unit A, Austin, TX 78704 (MLS # 5686648)

Price $449,900

Beds 2

Baths 2 full baths

Home size 1,627 sq ft

Lot Size 7,405 sq ft

Days on Market 271

As seen on The Today Show Nov. 26th! Under contract but ask broker about Barton Skyline for more Riverside Homes in South Austin. Travis Heights modern, one block from the lake, one minute from the dog park and the trail. This unit enjoys treetop views across the lake from the living room. Open plan, barrel vault ceiling, private loft/study/flex room in the treetops good for some “me” time. Cool marble & glass baths. Ultra low maintenance xeriscaping, all shaded by huge elm trees. Green built.

Property Type(s): Residential, Condo

Last Updated 11/26/2010 Tract Travis Heights

Year Built 2010 Community Travis Heights

Garage Spaces 1.0 County Travis

Total Parking 1 Walk Score ® 48

Price History

Prior to Jun 24, ’10 $479,900

Jun 24, ’10 – Aug 11, ’10 $469,900

Aug 11, ’10 – Aug 28, ’10 $459,000

Aug 28, ’10 – Today $449,900


Elementary School Travis Hts

Grade School Travis Hts

High School Travis

Middle School Fulmore

School District Austin ISD

Additional Details


# Garage Spaces 1

# Stories 2

A/C Central Air

Appliances/Equipment Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave Oven, Range – Free Standing, Updated A/C Unit (> 12 Seer), Vented Exhaust Fan

Area Amenities Jogging/Biking Path

Construction Frame/Stone, HardiPlank Type, Stucco

Dining Description Formal Dining

Energy Efficient Ceiling Fan(s), Double Pane Windows, Programmable Thermostat, Tankless Water Heater, Updated A/C Unit (>12 Seers)

Exterior Features Deck, Private BackYard

Faces South

Fence Privacy

Floor Concrete, Hard Tile, Marble, Wood

Foreclosure/REO No

Foundation Slab

Garage Description Attached

Guest Accommodations No

Heat Central Heat

HOA Fee Includes Common Insurance, Insurance – See Agent

HOA Frequency Monthly

HOA Requirement Mandatory

HOA Y/N? Yes

Insulation Batts, Blown-in

Interior Features Ceiling-High, Ceiling-Vaulted, Garden Tub, Hand Rails, Indoor Utilities, See Agent, Smoke Detector, Wired for Security, Wired for Surround Sound

Kitchen Breakfast Bar, Gourmet Kitchen, Granite/Marble Counters, Plumbed for Icemaker

Laundry Location Hall

Master Description Double Vanity, Garden Tub, Separate Shower, Walk-In Closet

Master Main No

Parking Off Street

Pool on Property No

Prop Type Residential

Property Type Condo

Region Austin – South

Roof Barrel, Metal

Rooms Loft

Sewer City at Street

Square Foot Source Builder

Status Pending – Taking Backups

Trees Large (Over 40 Ft)

View City

Water City

Waterfront No

Year Built Desc Under Construction


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