4511 Balcones DR, Austin TX 78731
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Lovers of vintage Mid-Century Modern must not miss this fabulous home.rnSky Crest, located at 4511 Balcones Drive, was designed by Austin architect Charles Granger of Fehr & Granger and built for Dr. and Mrs. Byron Smith (Irene) and their four sons in 1963. Fehr & Granger is perhaps best known for its design of the Robert Mueller Airport, built in 1960, with its iconic air control tower that still stands as a tribute to the former airport. The architectural firm is also noted for the design of the Austin National Bank Building, Westwood Country Club, Saint Stephen s Church, Villa Capri Hotel and about 500 other homes, churches and businesses in Austin and surrounding areas.rnDue to a complete remodeling of the house in 1985, the original interiors were lost. Obtaining a copy of the original, pencil-drawn, blue prints from the Austin History Center, an extensive restoration was undertaken by the fifth and current owners.rnThe couple named the house Sky Crest in honor of the graceful a
Directions: From MoPac, Exit at 45th Street/Perry Lane. Head West on Perry Lane. At Perry Lane dead-end, turn LEFT onto Balcones Drive. Home is on the left behind large privacy fence and gate. Gate will be opened for showings.
Days on Site:
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Lamar (Austin ISD)
9 (6 Full 3 Half)
WetBar, BuiltinFeatures, Chandelier, Dumbwaiter, EntranceFoyer, Elevator, HisandHersClosets, HighSpeedInternet, InteriorSteps, KitchenIsland, LaminateCounters, LowFlowPlumbingFixtures, MultipleLivingAreas, MainLevelMaster, MultipleMasterSuites, MultipleClosets, Open
BuiltInElectricOven, BuiltInGasRange, BarFridge, DoubleOven, Dishwasher, ENERGYSTARQualifiedAppliances, Ex
Balcony, ExteriorSteps, Lighting, OutdoorGrill, PrivateEntrance, PrivateYard, RainGutters
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BackYard, FrontYard, Landscaped, SprinklersInGround, TreesLargeSize, TreesMediumSize
InGround, OutdoorPool, Private, SaltWater
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Live or Virtual Showing
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Listing #2910016 By Rebecca Realty, LLC (566937)
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