- 3 Beds
- 2 Baths
- 1,346 SqFt
Lanier Terrace Homes For Sale
Near the northernmost region of what is considered north central Austin, at the point where 183 and North MoPac Expressway converge, you will find Lanier Terrace in Travis County's 78757 zip code. This cluster of homes from the 1960s are conveniently located near Burnet Road and Anderson Lane, just north of the popular neighborhoods of Crestview and Allandale and part of the Wooten Terrace community. Lanier Terrace is part of the larger Wooten neighborhood, located near Burnet Road and Steck Avenue, just ten minutes from downtown Austin.
Lanier Terrace homes are slightly younger than the mid-century ranch styles of the surrounding area. You will find the charming tree-lined streets inviting in this neighborhood. Most homes have fairly generous lot sizes somewhere near .18 acres with large backyards. The waves of upscale renovations that engulfed the Crestview and Allandale neighborhoods have also reached Lanier Terrace, and many homes have had substantial upgrades to floors, bathrooms, and kitchens making them true dream homes.
Lucky residents in Lanier Terrace are close to the Gus Garcia Community Center which offers the local kids a place to enjoy everything from a climbing wall to a gymnasium. There is also a community garden for participating residents to grow and enjoy local produce. They can use the skills learned from attending the nearby Central Market North cooking school and gourmet grocery store. In the fairer months, families enjoy outdoor movies in the park behind Central Market's excellent cafe. For journeys into the city, the Capital MetroRail offers passengers a relaxing hassle-free ride from the nearby Crestview station about two miles from Lanier Terrace homes.
Among the numerous appealing aspects of Lanier Terrace is its fabulous location right in the middle of Central and North Austin. Residents need only travel down Burnet Road to find trendy restaurants, boutiques, an HEB, and other local businesses. Just north, The Domain boasts high-end retail, as well as entertainment such as Top Golf. There is also a Whole Foods and REI at the Arboretum at Great Hills and commuters enjoy being close to major thoroughfares, making it easy to access either the technology corridor or the downtown area. With Lanier Terrace it is easy to see why this neighborhood is so popular.
Austin ISD serves residents of Lanier Terrace homes. Elementary students attend Wooten Elementary (PK-5). Middle school students attend the nearby Burnet Middle school (6-8) before completing the public education at Lanier High School (9-12).