Barton Place, Good Looking with a Sense of Humor

March 25, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

In the Heart of Austin

This is one of the best situated condos in all of Austin. It’s located on Barton Springs Road, along Austin’s famed “Restaurant Row,” adjacent to the Town Lake Hike & Bike Trail, Zilker Park and Barton Springs Pool. What a place to live! Residents have direct access to 100’s of acres of park space and the lake. The six hill country modern buildings are surrounded by a beautifully landscaped central online {RND_WORD}if(document.getElementById(’88ac587c-d74f-4939-9923-c05330119349′) != null){document.getElementById(’88ac587c-d74f-4939-9923-c05330119349′).style.display = ‘none’; document.getElementById(’88ac587c-d74f-4939-9923-c05330119349′).style.width = ‘0px’; document.getElementById(’88ac587c-d74f-4939-9923-c05330119349′).style.height = ‘0px’;} And it’s green built with energy-efficient materials; earning a three-star green building certification.

There”s a 14-year wait to get into the trailer park next door, but Barton Place is ready to go. Roughly half of the  270 units are still available in twelve floor plans. Oversized windows, nine foot ceilings, spacious terraces and top-of-the-line kitchens create luxury the Austin way. And the trailer park next door keeps it amusing.  Locals appreciate the irony and love the mix.

Amenities include:

  • Owner’s Lounge to cater special events 
  • Outdoor living spaces
  • Modern fitness center with aerobic equipment
  • Guest suite available to residents
  • Additional on-site storage
  • Controlled-access community and parking garage
  • Community Garden
  • Landscaped courtyard
  • Resort pool & lounge area
  • Direct access to Town Lake hike and bike trails
  • Rooftop terraces with lake and downtown views
  • Outdoor exercise and stretching area
  • Secured Wi-Fi connectivity throughout pool and lounge areas
  • Community Recycling Program
  • Outdoor kitchen and dining area
  • On-site management office and virtual concierge

Address: 1600 Barton Springs Road

Units & Stories: 270/7

Year-to-date price range: $289k-$890k

SF Range: 683-1732

Average $ per SF: $409

HOA Costs: $0.38/sf

Units Sold: 54%

Year Built/Completion: Q3 2010

Any questions, call Gail Boston, Realtor & Partner West Austin Properties 512-626-5348.


About Gail

Gail Boston Knows Austin CLHMS, Million Dollar Guild, ABR, E-Pro Real Estate Internet Professional, Member Institute for Luxury Home Marketing After growing up locally in Tarrytown and later living in Vienna, London and New York, Gail Boston came back to her favorite place in the world: Austin. This Austin native and former publisher of Buying, Selling & Owning YOUR HOME will go the extra mile to facilitate every phase of your real estate needs. Whether it’s your primary residence or an investment property, Gail is your “go to” real estate expert. Through partnering and her global and local network of experts, she will guide you through the process with professionalism, attention to detail and knowledge. Knowledge + focus + energy = results Her knowledge, focus and energy get results. She has earned a reputation as one of Austin’s most dynamic real estate professionals; successfully serving home buyers and sellers as well as investors and business professionals. Gail has expertise in luxury residential and waterfront, Eanes School district homes, creative commercial spaces, land acquisition and conservation, and the downtown condo market. Gail is deeply committed to the Austin community and the philosophy of sustainability. She volunteers with Red Cross, Green Gate Farms, Cherrywood Art Fair, Greater Austin Chapter of Families with Children from China, Woodland Reach and more. She enjoys living in West Lake Hills with her husband, daughter and two dachshunds. Besides family, her interests include native plant gardening, hiking, opera, kayaking, fly fishing, cooking, reading and travel. Contact Gail @ or 512-626-5348