2502 Forest Bend Drive, Austin


3 Beds
2 Baths
1,706 Sqft
.28 Acre
2 Garages

With its unbeatable location on the Barton Creek Greenbelt and endless potential, this property is truly a diamond in the rough waiting to be polished. Whether you're looking to embark on full-scale new construction or simply infuse your personal style into the existing structure, the possibilities are endless for you to create your dream home in coveted Barton Hills. You'll enjoy unparalleled access to nature's beauty right in your backyard. The 12 miles of BCG is an Austin treasure with rugged terrain, scenic trails and sometimes swimming holes. It’s a recreation destination enjoyed by bird watchers, rock climbers, mountain bikers & casual hikers alike.Nearby trail access can be found at Gus Fruh or Homedale trailheads.There is also a challenging path to the greenbelt beyond the back yard gate. (access at Your Own Risk with proper shoes).The 1970s home has been well maintained through the years and includes a 3-year-old roof. Use as a blank canvas for your creative touches.Or let your imagination run wild and design an addition or new build to suit your lifestyle. Imagine enjoying the panoramic view of treetops, limestone outcroppings, and gorgeous sunset skies from your backyard every day. Can you picture yourself hosting barbecues with friends and family on the patio or even building a pool? The choice is yours. Forest Bend is a low traffic street, conveniently located just minutes from DT Austin and South Lamar. Easy access to a myriad of classic and new dining (Matt’s El Rancho, Odd Duck) and entertainment (Broken Spoke, Lamar Union) as well as top-rated schools (Barton Creek Elementary, O’Henry Middle School, and Austin High). Regular swims at Barton Spring Pool and all that Zilker Park has to offer (Zilker boat rentals, playground, sports fields, music festivals, etc. ) are in your future! Don't miss this INCREDIBLE OPPORTUNITY to turn your dreams into reality in this sought-after Austin neighborhood.

Essential Information
MLS® #5860636
Full Baths2
Square Footage1,706
Year Built1973
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
StatusActive Under Contract
Community Information
Address2502 Forest Bend Drive
SubdivisionHorseshoe Bend
Zip Code78704
FeaturesSee Remarks, Trails/Paths
Garage Spaces2
ViewPark/Greenbelt, Panoramic

Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Sewer Connected, See Remarks, Water Connected


Circular Driveway, Door-Multi, Garage Faces Front, Garage

InteriorLaminate, Tile
HeatingCentral, Natural Gas
# of Stories1

Dryer, Dishwasher, Gas Range, Microwave, Washer

Exterior FeaturesSee Remarks
ConstructionStone Veneer, Wood Siding
Lot Description

Back Yard, Front Yard, Backs to Greenbelt/Park, Native Plants, Trees Large Size, Trees Medium Size, Views

School Information
DistrictAustin ISD
ElementaryBarton Hills
MiddleO Henry
Additional Information
Date ListedMarch 21st, 2024
Days on Market31
Listing Details
Office Contact(512) 293-5737

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