2905 Rae Dell Avenue, Austin


4 Beds
2 Baths
2,088 Sqft
.23 Acre
0 Garage

Welcome to your dream mid-century modern home in the heart of Barton Hills 78704! Famously known as Zilker, one of Austins most sought-after neighborhoods! Built in 1955—and featured in the Parade of Homes--this property boasts over 2,000 sqft of living space and sits on a sprawling lot spanning over 10,000 square feet. Drive
down the premier tree-lined street, and you'll immediately feel the tranquility and charm that this neighborhood exudes. Perfectly situated, this home offers the ideal balance of serenity and convenience, being just a stone's throw away from vibrant commercial hubs while still maintaining its peaceful ambiance. The greenbelt trails are a block away, Barton Springs Pool and Zilker Park a five-minute drive. Neighborhood children can walk or ride bikes to Barton Hills Elementary. Step inside and envision endless possibilities to make this mid-century gem your own. With over 40 years of loving care from current owners, this home is move-in ready—and brimming with potential. From remodeling opportunities to adding personal touches, the canvas is yours to create the perfect sanctuary. A host of practical upgrades enhance the home’s comfort and energy efficiency: several new Andersen windows, new HVAC, two mini-splits, energy blackout shades, a tankless hot water heater, and replumbed copper piping. The electrical service has been upgraded to city code, offering peace of mind for years to come. Hardwood and original tile flooring complement the timeless charm of this home. Outside, a terraced garden, flagstone patio, and irrigation system add to the allure of outdoor living. The back yard features a 12 X 20-foot workshop. Don't miss the chance to make this Barton Hills beauty your own slice of Austin paradise!

Essential Information
MLS® #4488469
Full Baths2
Square Footage2,088
Year Built1955
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
StatusActive Under Contract
Community Information
Address2905 Rae Dell Avenue
SubdivisionBarton Hills Sec 01
Zip Code78704

Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Sewer Connected


Dog Park, Fishing, Playground, Park, Pool, Planned Social Activities, Street Lights, Sidewalks, Trails/Paths, Curbs


Attached Carport, Attached, Driveway, Drive Through, Kitchen Level

InteriorTile, Wood
HeatingCentral, Wood Stove
# of Stories1

Dishwasher, Gas Water Heater, Oven, Refrigerator

ConstructionBrick, Cedar, Frame
Exterior Features

Exterior Steps, Private Yard, Rain Gutters, Uncovered Courtyard

Lot Description

Back Yard, City Lot, Front Yard, Interior Lot, Landscaped, Native Plants, Sprinklers Automatic, Trees Large Size, Garden

School Information
DistrictAustin ISD
ElementaryBarton Hills
MiddleO Henry
Additional Information
Date ListedMarch 14th, 2024
Days on Market38
Listing Details
Office Contact(512) 342-1800
Property History
Price Reduced from $1,250,000 to $1,085,000

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