Situated on a beautiful acre-plus lot just a few blocks away from Austin Country Club, this classic Chicago-brick home has been updated with a fresh and open feel, executing the perfect blend of traditional and transitional style. The expansive, welcoming entry is flanked by a lovely formal living with a fireplace and a formal dining room. The private main level primary suite has been enhanced with a charming courtyard and just steps away from a fabulous home office, complete with its own fireplace and a cozy window seat. The dining room, with its wainscotting and designer wallpaper, can accommodate a table to seat 12 or more and has beautiful windows overlooking the front grounds. In addition to a wine storage room, the chef's kitchen offers a center island with granite countertops plus a dedicated bar with Scotsman ice maker and sink, making serving from the kitchen so easy! On the second level there are 3 sizable bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and 2 additional living areas. The grand finale includes an envious outdoor living space, with a beautiful pool and spa and plenty of space to entertain, including a covered patio and outdoor Lynx cooking system with bar seating. Bocce ball anyone? The beautifully terraced yard offers a variety of outdoor activities including a full-size sports court and bocce ball court and the sound of a spring-fed creek. Feeds to the highly-rated Eanes ISD and enjoys a low tax rate of 1.68%. Square Foot calculation is based on the floor plan letter (Floor Plan Graphics) in attachments.