Barton Hills

Barton Hills is a neighborhood spread between the Barton Creek Greenbelt and Zilker Park in South Austin’s 78704 zip code. The community stretches parallel to most of South Lamar Boulevard and is just 2 miles from Downtown Austin. Tall mature trees surround the community’s ranch, craftsman, and modern style homes. Many of the older homes in the community contain updates that tastefully complement the architecture. The interiors in Barton Hills homes for sale range from hill country to contemporary. Most homes have flowing kitchens with granite countertops, master suites with walk-in closets, and patios opening up to fenced backyards. Some homes even have the distinct privilege of backing up to the greenbelt.

Barton Hills homeowners enjoy surrounding peaceful entertainment options as part of the laid back, South Austin vibe. Residents play team sports or throw off from the disc golf course in Zilker Park and then swim in the park’s Barton Springs. Most homes are within walking distance of Zilker Park, which can be especially advantageous during park hosted events like Austin City Limits Music Festival. Locals also hike the Barton Creek Greenbelt and tube down the creek. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, the High Ball, and favorite restaurants like Uchi are just off South Lamar Boulevard. The flagship Whole Foods is less than 2 miles away along with more adventures in Downtown Austin.

Austin ISD serves students living in Barton Hills. Students attend Barton Hills Elementary (PK-5), Kealing or O. Henry Middle (6-8) and Austin High School (9-12). Students walk to Barton Hills Elementary from some homes in the community. Private schools and daycares including San Juan Diego Catholic High School (9-12) and Athena Montessori Academy (ages 2-6) are within 3 miles of Barton Hills homes for sale.