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East Austin contemporary with killer courtyard hits the market for the first time ever

East Austin contemporary with killer courtyard hits the market

Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 exterior 1
This unique Swede Hill home is on the market for the first time.  Courtesy of Skout
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 exterior 2
Natural elements add to the contemporary feel. Courtesy of Skout
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 courtyard
The home centers around this courtyard. Courtesy of Skout
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 living dining room
Stained concrete floors and natural light abound. Courtesy of Skout
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 kitchen
The kitchen features custom bamboo cabinets, Courtesy of Skout
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 living room
The home has an open design, combining the living, dining and kitchen area. Courtesy of Skout
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 master bedroom
Conveniently placed skylights add more natural. Courtesy of Skout
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 master bathroom
Floor-to-ceiling tiles complete the master bathroom look. Courtesy of Skout
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 exterior 1
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 exterior 2
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 courtyard
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 living dining room
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 kitchen
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 living room
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 master bedroom
Austin home house 1011 E. 15th St. 78702 2015 master bathroom

Modern style and earthy charm make this East Austin home perfect for the contemporary dweller. Designed by award-winning firm KRDB, the ​2,210-square-foot abode has hit the market for the very first time.

Organic elements and modern amenities abound in this minimalist space. Cypress siding and custom bamboo cabinets mesh seamlessly with stainless steel appliances and concrete floors. The three-bedroom, two and a half-bath home boasts high ceilings and skylights that light up the space. Large windows add even more natural light, while solar panels help keep bills low.

Outside, no-sweat xeriscaping and trendy steel planters with native greenery add to the home's curb appeal. Plus, a killer central courtyard and two patio/deck areas offer plenty of options for al fresco entertaining.  

This unique home is centrally located in Austin's sought-after Swede Hill neighborhood. Listed by Roland Galang of Skout, 1011 E. 15th St. is on the market for $950,000.