One of the most striking homes in the Austin area, this four-bedroom estate in West Lake Hills, Texas was built in 2004 but incorporates elements of both mid-century modernism and Beaux Arts classicism.
The theme of the property is Park Avenue meets Hollywood Hills, combining walls of glass showcasing city views with a sense of loft-like glamour.
The focus of the home was on making the most of the unparalleled views while setting the stage gracious entertaining and an elevated sense of restrained interior design.
Crafted by award-winning architects Alter Studio, the home features custom terrazzo floors throughout.
Book-matched walnut and anigre wood panels mixed with zebrano wood create a feeling of warm elegance.
This spectacular property is listed for $7.95 million with Moreland Properties and is showcased by Luxury Portfolio.
Deidre Woollard served as the lead editor on Luxist.com for six years writing about real estate, auctions, jewelry and luxury goods. Her love for luxury real estate led her to work at realtor.com and two of the top real estate brokerages in Los Angeles as well as doing publicity for properties around the world.