The Marque at Island Cove on Lake Austin
For those who seek the deeply curated home tailored for entertaining at any moment or for the big gala yet balanced for everyday living with loved ones there simply isn’t a replacement. Located on the lap of Lake Austin at the unique Island at Mount Bonnell Shores community, this incredible location at the foothills of the Balcones Fault coveted by creatives and influencers who love to connect is minutes to downtown and other important business locations. The home is a continuous display and appreciation of supreme quality, relaxed living and absolute functionality. Grand architecture is closely followed by details you will appreciate years later such as artisan carved slabs integrated seamlessly throughout the home, master carpentered arched windows, true two-piece European tile roof, gorgeous hand-laid mosaic tile covering 100% of all pool surfaces, and gorgeous groined brick ceilings. Knowing this level of curation, quality and architecture simply cannot be re-created today at this price, the owner of this home looks forward to having you enjoy it as much as they have. The architecture is boldly crafted of 1920’s Mediterranean Revival era seamlessly blended with just the right touches of soft modernism creating a supremely stylish yet artistic palate that will remain timeless. Classic and understated blends s pleasantly surprise such as handsome deep wood coffered ceilings surrounded by bright palettes and depthful monochromatic designer paints, hand-crafted plaster walls merged with modern luedered limestone, and green onyx counters carved into custom cabinets replete with modern gourmet features such as steam oven and an espresso maker. The same thoughtfulness shines through in the fully integrated layout of the home. There is a real experience of warmth and connectedness throughout the spaces yet unique moments are experienced everywhere. The exterior living and dining spaces combine with one-of-kind pool offering a stone cabana swim-up bar, seating integrated into the pool and a connecting winding lap pool to the Jacuzzi; all steps from the living areas. The state of art theater whisks you away to the Golden era of Hollywood yet is just a staircase away from the kitchen. The grand coffered entrance flanked by majestic winding antebellum marble staircases lead right to the comfortable master with multiple balconies as well as a private home office suite where one’s creativity will surely be inspired. Thoughtful ensuite bedrooms downstairs and upstairs offer flexibility for multiple lifestyles yet access to all entertainment spaces are just down a hallway. The winding brick inlaid driveway leads to a path skirted by a magnificent waterfall and grotto connected to the tranquil waterfront live-oak draped lawn. The wonderful fully self-sustained casita for in-laws or friends nestled on the shore of Lake Austin sits invitingly to the two-slip boat dock with spaces for jet skis. With all the beautiful blending of design, relaxed elegant living, entertainment options galore and amazing functionality the technology was not forgotten. Well ahead of today’s standards the forward-thinking Savant Home Control System allows for full and remote automation every lighting fixture and area in addition to all audio, video, alarm and pool functions. Sound zones are also integrated into every space throughout the home ensuring the home will certainly not outdate itself.
Address: 4303 Island Avenue
Square Feet: 7852
2 Boat Slips, Back-Up Generator, Elevator, Full Sound Systems, Gated Community, Heated Patio, Jet Ski Docks, Marble and Wood Floors, Negative Edge Pool, New Carrier HVAC Systems with 10 year Warranty, Savant Automation System, Spa, Spanish Tile Roof, Swim Up Bar, Theatre, Viking Stove with 2 Ovens, Waterfall and Pond