127 Birnam Wood Ct.
Austin, TX 78746
Square footage: 8,975
Baths: 6 full, 2 half
The lowdown: Overlooking beautiful Lake Austin, this magnificent, French-inspired mansion has been transformed into a modern-day luxury estate by the incredible teamwork of elite architect Ryan Street, renowned designer Mark Ashby, and Michael Dean Homes. From the custom-stained dark oak floors to the hand-applied diamond plaster walls, this property is a work of art. Steel and glass doors in the family room open to the terrace and negative-edge pool — complete with an in-pool fountain and hot tub — that blends seamlessly into the lake view.
A state-of-the-art wine room holds 1,000 bottles, with a handsome tiger onyx-topped de-corking station. Pristine wall-to-wall walnut cabinetry and shelves line the study, complemented by a custom surround system. In the master suite, an expansive balcony overlooks the lake and UT Tower, with a spacious bathroom and walk-in closet to boot. Three guest bedrooms upstairs each have their own full bath and walk-in closet. The media room doubles as a guest bedroom, with a Murphy bed, walk-in closet, and bathroom boasting Carrera marble and a steam shower.
Outside, a fully-equipped cabana has a complete outdoor kitchen with 48-inch Solaire gas grill and a half bath. A separate guest house has its own full kitchen, dining room, living room, bedroom, and full bath, ensuring the utmost in privacy and comfort for visitors. Other highlights include a three-story elevator system, four-car garage, full-house audio, 110-inch projector screen in the media room, security cameras and alarm system, and unique Savant control system for the AC, stereo, alarm, pool, TV, and lights.
This home is on the market with Kumara Wilcoxon of Kuper Sotheby's International Realty. Click here to see more photos, details, and to contact the agent.