The Preserve at Barton Creek is a small, gated community in Southwest Austin. Known for their large lots, 5,000 sq ft homes and backing to Barton Creek, this neighborhood is great for the person who wants a large home, some privacy and wants to be surrounded by nature. Not too far from Downtown Austin (about 15 miles), Lake Travis (also about 15 miles) and shopping in Bee Cave, you’ll be in the perfect location to enjoy all of what Austin has to offer. Scroll Down to Read our Preserve at Barton Creek Neighborhood Guide.
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The Preserve at Barton Creek Austin Neighborhood Map
The Preserve at Barton Creek is located off Highway 71 just before Bee Cave Road. You can access the neighborhood from Preserve Drive off Highway 71. The streets in this gated neighborhood include
- Preserve Drive
- Grazing Deer Trail
- Texas Wildlife Trail
- Top of Texas Trail
- Native Texan Trail
- Solitary Fawn Trail
The map is interactive, so use it to explore the area. Explore other Southwest Austin neighborhoods in our Southwest Austin Neighborhood Guide.
The Preserve at Barton Creek Zip Code
The zip code at The Preserve at Barton Creek is 78735.
The Preserve at Barton Creek Homes
Homes in Southwest Austin’s The Preserve at Barton Creek neighborhood sit on 1-2 acre lots and many back to the Barton Creek Preserve, a 4,000 acre natural wildlife preserve or Barton Creek itself. Each home was custom built, but many of the homes were built by Stadler Custom Homes. You’ll find well landscaped yards including pools, outdoor living areas and kitchens. Inside, you’ll find things like gourmet kitchens, wine rooms, gyms, spa like master bedroom suites, game rooms and media rooms with high tech home theater systems.
The Preserve at Barton Creek Homes – Average Size
The average home in Southwest Austin’s The Preserve at Barton Creek has the following profile:
- 4 bedrooms
- 3-4 bathrooms
- 4,000 – 5,000 sq ft
- 1 – 2 acre lots
- Built in the mid-2000s
Preserve at Barton Creek Sold Data – What Preserve at Barton Creek Homes Actually Sold For
What sold recently in Preserve at Barton Creek and for how much? Where can I find pictures of homes that actually sold? How many days does it take to sell a home in Preserve at Barton Creek? How many homes are currently for sale in Preserve at Barton Creek? What’s the median sold price in Preserve at Barton Creek? What does the 90 day historic market trend look like in Preserve at Barton Creek? How’s the Preserve at Barton Creek market trending?
All of these questions (and more!) can be answered on our Preserve at Barton Creek Sold Data Report.
The Preserve at Barton Creek Property Tax Rate
The property tax rate in Southwest Austin’s Preserve at Barton Creek neighborhood is 1.674% as of the 2022 tax year, down from 1.7643% as of the 2021 tax year.
The Preserve at Barton Creek Schools
Children who live in Southwest Austin’s The Preserve at Barton Creek neighborhood are served by the Lake Travis ISD and will likely attend the following schools:
- Lake Pointe Elementary - 7/10
- Lake Travis Middle - 6/10
- Lake Travis High - 8/10
School ratings reflect Great Schools ratings as of November 2023. Ratings are subject to change at any time. Please verify ratings and boundaries with the school district.
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Golf Near The Preserve at Barton Creek
Spanish Oaks at Bee Cave is the closest golf course to The Preserve at Barton Creek neighborhood. One of America’s best private courses by Golf Digest Magazine, Spanish Oaks is a favorite among locals. Barton Creek Country Club is another private club nearby. Barton Creek has four golf courses and 5 of America’s best 18 holes of golf. Consistently ranked among the top courses in America, you’ll always be challenged. Falconhead is a public course in Bee Cave’s Falconhead neighborhood just a few minutes north on Highway 71. Falconhead is also a beautiful Texas Hill Country course and offers golf to the public as a pay per round arrangement. If you don’t play enough golf to justify a membership, Falconhead may be your best bet.
Things to Do Near The Preserve at Barton Creek
Downtown Austin is only 15 miles away and should take you about 20 minutes to get there during non-peak travel time. You can enjoy one of their fine restaurants, like Wink or Austin Land and Cattle, or head over to one of the Warehouse District’s wine bars.
Prefer the outdoors? Try Lake Travis for boating and sailing. Or, hike in one of Barton Creek’s trails.
Shop at The Hill Country Galleria. One of the closest neighborhoods to The Hill Country Galleria, The Preserve at Barton Creek residents have many upscale retailers and restaurants within 5 minutes of their front door. HEB, right next door, is where most residents do their grocery shopping.
Places to Eat Near The Preserve at Barton Creek
There are several restaurants within a short driving distance of The Preserve at Barton Creek neighborhood. For pizza, try Tony C’s Coal Fired Pizza a true NY style coast pizzeria. For steaks and seafood try Trading Post Wine Bar and Grill. They have an extensive wine list, great happy hour and live music. To taste one of Austin’s only AAA four diamond rated restaurants, head to Barton Creek Country Club’s Hill Country Dining Room.
Southwest Austin Realtor Specializing in Preserve at Barton Creek
Rebecca Jacks and Raymond Stoklosa are Southwest Austin Realtors specializing in Preserve at Barton Creek homes. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a home in Preserve at Barton Creek, Rebeca and Raymond know the area well and have the experience and tools necessary to make your next real estate transaction stress free. For more info about who we are and how we work, check out Buying a Home in Preserve at Barton Creek and Selling a Home in Preserve at Barton Creek.