Rollingwood Homes For Sale
Rollingwood is just 5 miles from downtown Austin. With borders of Park Hills Drive at Laura Lane to the north, Bee Caves Road to the south, Ridgewood Road to the east, and Zilker Park to the west, this community is 15 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. Rollingwood is an incorporated city between Westlake and Austin, and one of the finest communities this area has to offer. This upscale Travis County area is in the 78746 zip code and features single-family homes on properties of all sizes. Although Rollingwood is near the heart of Austin, residents love it because it has the feel of a close-knit small town.
Rollingwood homes range from 1960s models to brand new builds. Architectural styles are a gorgeous mix of mid-century modern, traditional, ranch, and contemporary with several homes featured in design magazines. Many homes have pools, spas, expansive decking, covered patios, courtyards, and other gathering spaces ideal for entertaining. Mature trees dot the landscape, while lush garden beds and water features add to the sophistication. In this community, it’s not uncommon to see a tiny 1970s house next to a massive contemporary masterpiece. But whether residents cherish the old or build the new, this location in a lovely and gracious part of town is hard to beat.
Within the community itself, residents love to gather at Hatley Park and Rollingwood Park for outdoor recreation on sports courts and fields, playgrounds, and trails. For additional outdoor thrills, residents are close to Austin’s beloved Zilker Metropolitan Park, the site of many festivals, music concerts, and acres of open green space for letting loose and having fun. Rollingwood is close to Bee Cave Road where retail shops, cafes, services, and grocery stores are plentiful. Additional shopping is just around the corner at Barton Creek Square where there is a Nordstrom, Dillard’s, Apple Store, Banana Republic and Lucky Brand, in addition to movies at AMC Barton Creek 14.
The highly rated Eanes ISD serves the students of Rollingwood. Younger students attend Eanes Elementary (PK-5) or Cedar Creek Elementary (K-5) while older students attend Hill Country Middle (6-8) and Westlake High School (9-12). The high school is proud of its statewide reputation for challenging academics, championship athletics, and award-winning music programs. Private school options include St. Stephen’s Episcopal School (6-12), Trinity Episcopal School of Austin (K-8), and Fusion Academy Austin (6-12).
Higher education in the Austin area includes The University of Texas at Austin, St. Edward’s University, Austin Community College, Concordia University Texas, and Huston-Tillotson University.