Enfield

Part of the larger area known as the Old West Austin Historic District, Old Enfield features tree-lined roads and beautiful homes. This beautiful neighborhood is known as a peaceful retreat from the hustle and noise of some parts of Austin.

This is not to say, of course, that Old Enfield is boring. Nearby Peas Park offers a beautiful space to enjoy the sunny Texas weather, meet with neighbors, lounge with a good book or MP3 player, or take advantage of the leash-free policy to romp with your favorite dog. Its hiking trail offers gorgeous views of the Capital and Shoal Creek.

Close proximity to Lamar Boulevard offers easy access to shops, theaters, restaurants, and the University of Texas. Old Enfield is the home of some of Austin's best-known residents, so even a stroll through the neighborhood could lead to a fascinating meeting.

Seasonal attractions of this area include the delightful celebration of Eeyore's Birthday, held every year in the eastern area of Old Enfield. Every winter, visitors flock from all over the city to marvel at this neighborhood's famously ornate Christmas decorations.

The houses available in Old Enfield are as diverse as Austin itself. Some of the beautiful colonial style mansions have been standing proudly for over a century. If that's more space than you need, there are also cozy bungalows and deluxe modern condominiums.

The excellent local schools make it an ideal neighborhood to raise a family, while the tranquil nature of the Old Enfield area makes it a wonderful place in which to enjoy your retirement. From college students to professionals to retirees, Old Enfield has a unique and comfortable home for everybody!

If you are dreaming of owning a home in Old Enfield or another Austin neighborhood, contact an Austin realtor from the Carvajal Group by calling 512-419-7770.