1108 Garner

An existing cottage with a new two story home and pool house.

Material/Color Selections:

Lauren Ramirez with Housemill Design

Property Details

Nestled in the heart of the Zilker Neighborhood, this unique compound presents a rare opportunity for a discerning buyer seeking a centrally located property. Designed by architects Stephi Motal, AIA, and Renowned Sinclair Black, FAIA of Black + Motal Architecture and Urban Design. Styling design by Lauren Ramirez of Millhouse Design.

Encompassing a large corner lot, this exceptional property boasts a blend of contemporary design and timeless charm. The centerpiece is a two-story traditional modern home, complemented by a fully restored 1932 cottage embraced by four majestic Heritage Live Oak Trees. Adding to the allure are a separate pool cabana/house and a generously sized heated swimming pool/spa, all enclosed by a horizontal cedar fence, creating a secluded oasis in the heart of the city.

The main house offers an expansive layout, featuring a thoughtfully designed living, dining, and kitchen area. The kitchen is a chef’s dream, with an oversized walnut island, Miele appliances, satin brass plumbing fixtures, and quartzite countertops. Cathedral Wood Ceilings adorned with Doug Fir wood beams create an airy ambiance, while a three-panel Western sliding door seamlessly connects the interior to the expansive covered porch, overlooking the Swimming Pool and serene backyard retreat.

A luxurious master suite, situated for privacy on the main floor, boasts a spa-like ensuite bath with a standalone tub in front of a Leather finished wall of quartzite, oversized walnut vanity with matching Quartzite, Marble floor and wall accents. Included between the bedroom and bathroom is a nice size walk in closet as well as an attic storage area with a high-end disappearing pull down stair.

A grand entryway with a Western Aluminum Pivot door leads to the Main Kitchen/Living area and the Staircase with an overhead bridge leading the way to an upper level with Two private bedrooms with ensuite baths, an additional living space and a charming sun porch complete the second level.

Noteworthy features include a grass cloth-adorned powder room, a laundry room with granite countertops, Level 5 Drywall Finish, a two-car garage with epoxy floors and overhead storage. Exterior finishes include Marvin wood-clad windows, smooth stucco walls, and a standing seam metal roof.

Additional amenities encompass high-efficiency HVAC Zoned systems, Nest thermostats, Lutron smart lighting controls, a security system with Ring doorbell and cameras and two Circulating Navian Tankless Hot Water Heaters for immediate and endless hot water to each faucet. New Engineered reinforced suspension concrete foundations ensure stability.

The Pool Cabana is a stylish addition exuding modern sophistication with its Cathedral Steel Truss wood ceiling, natural limestone flooring, a full bathroom, dry bar, Modern Format Lueder Limestone exterior, Covered Porch with separate entrance from Garner Avenue.

The fully restored 1932 cottage has been meticulously updated to retain its original charm while offering modern conveniences, including a full kitchen, separate washer/dryer closet, refinished old growth pine walls, original oak wood flooring/doors and fireplace, replaced HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, Insulation along with an added secluded loft. This Cottage offers a cozy retreat within the compound.

Overall, the property is a harmonious blend of modern luxury and historic charm with meticulous attention to detail throughout this exceptional property, offering the ultimate living experience in the heart of the Zilker Neighborhood.

Call with any questions or to arrange a tour. Photos are up to date as of mid April, 2024. Estimated completion is late May 2024.

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