The Marque at Island Cove on Lake Austin. For those who seek the deeply curated home tailored for entertaining yet balanced for everyday living with loved ones, there simply isn’t a replacement. Located on the lap of Lake Austin within The Island community coveted by creatives and influencers, this incredible Lake Austin location at the foothills of the Balcones Fault is minutes to downtown and every key business location. The home is a continuous display and appreciation of supreme quality, relaxed living and mindful functionality.
The grand architecture gracefully meets artisan carved slabs, master carpentered arched windows, groined brick ceilings, gorgeous hand-laid mosaic tile covering 100% of all pool surfaces and true two-piece European tile roof. This level of curation, quality and architecture simply cannot be re-created nor matched at this value and the seamless blend of 1920’s Mediterranean Revival and soft modernism offers a supremely artful palate sure to remain timeless.
Classic and understated expressions pleasantly surprise such as handsome deep wood coffered ceilings balanced with monochromatic designer paints, hand-crafted plaster walls merged with green onyx counters and bespoke custom cabinets replete with modern necessities such as steam oven and an espresso maker.
The fully integrated layout of the home fits multiple lifestyles with ease. The exterior living spaces combine with a one-of-kind pool offering a stone cabana swim-up bar, seating integrated into the pool, and a connecting winding lap pool to the Jacuzzi; all steps from interior living areas. The state of art theater whisks you away to the Golden era of Hollywood yet is just a staircase away from the kitchen. The grand coffered entrance flanked by majestic winding antebellum marble staircases leads right to the comfortable master with multiple balconies as well as a private home office suite where one’s creativity will surely be inspired. Thoughtful ensuite bedrooms downstairs and upstairs offer flexibility for multiple lifestyles yet easy access to all entertainment spaces.
The winding brick inlaid driveway leads to a path skirted by a magnificent waterfall and grotto connected to the tranquil waterfront live-oak draped lawn as well as wonderful gathering enclaves peppered throughout this gorgeous one acre parcel. The fully self-sustained casita for in-laws or friends nestled on the shore of Lake Austin sits invitingly next to the two-slip boat dock with spaces for jet skis.
With all the beautiful blending of design, relaxed elegant living and entertainment options galore technology was certainly not forgotten. The forward-thinking Savant Home Control System allows for full and remote automation of every lighting fixture and area in addition to all audio, video, security and pool functions. Sound zones are also integrated into every space throughout the home.