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A Guide to the Seven Oaks Community in Austin, Texas

Posted on | April 6, 2010 | Comments Off on A Guide to the Seven Oaks Community in Austin, Texas

Article by Jim Olenbush

Located in West Austin, the residential community of Seven Oaks features luxurious homes created by some of the finest builders in the Austin area. With only 153 homesites found within the community, it is also one of the smallest communities to find in the area.

With homes in the Seven Oaks community having been built by such prestigious builders as Jauregui Architect-Builders and Russel Eppright Homes, residents can be certain their home is made with the highest-quality materials. With the homes commonly featuring amenities such as vaulted ceilings, designer pools, casitas and entertainment rooms coupled with generous lots ranging from one to six acres, it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise to learn that homes within the Seven Oaks community are typically sold for more than ,000,000. In fact, the homes within the Seven Oaks community are so beautiful that the community hosted the 2006 Parade of Homes.

In addition to the luxurious amenities found within the community, residents enjoy spectacular views atop the rolling hills of Texas hill country. Furthermore, with Lake Austin located only a short drive around, residents enjoy ample opportunities for communing with nature. Waterskiing, sailing, swimming and fishing are all popular activities among Seven Oaks residents,

The nearby Lake Austin isn’t the only source of natural fun for Seven Oaks residents. The Wild Basin Wildnerness Preserve is also located near to the community. Here, residents can enjoy wildlife watching, hiking, biking and more.

The beautiful Barton Creek Resort is also located only a few minutes from the Seven Oaks neighborhood. Located within 4,000 seclude acres of rolling hills, the views from the resort are quite spectacular. The views aren’t all the resort has too offer, however, as it also features four championship golf courses, a full-service spa, an indoor lap pool, an outdoor pool, three dining options and award-winning conference and meeting facilities.

For those residents who enjoy shopping, the capital city of Austin isn’t too far away. Or, shoppers can visit the Hill Country Galleria in order to gain access to dozens of specialty shops and other excellent shopping opportunities. Numerous restaurants can also be found at the nearby Austin, though restaurants such as the County Line Restaurant area also located right next to the Seven Oaks community.

Of course, another perk to living near to the city of Austin is the fact that the city offers plenty of employment opportunities for professionals, particularly those who work in the tech industry. For residents of the area, the commute to and from Austin is relatively short. Yet, when they return home, they can relax and unwind within the luxury of their homes and among the natural beauty that surrounds the community.

Children who live in the neighborhood enjoy access to excellent educational opportunities. In fact, the community falls within the renowned Eanes Independent School District. Elementary-aged children who live in Seven Oaks attend Valley View Elementary, while middle school students attend West Ridge Middle School. High school students attend Westlake High School, which was ranked as one of the country’s top 100 high schools.