Rob Roy is an established, private neighborhood located on Hwy. 360 (Capital of Texas Hwy.), one of the main thoroughfares in west Austin. Rob Roy is one of Austin's largest private neighborhoods with high-end homes located on large lots overlooking the hill country. The neighborhood has mature trees, abundant green spaces, and meticulously maintained landscaping.
Although the neighborhood is entirely residential, locals have easy access to shopping and dining as several shopping centers and many restaurants are close by. Downtown is also not far away. The neighborhood is in a top-rated school district.
Rob Roy is located on a choice property on Hwy. 360 overlooking Lake Austin and the Texas hill country. A private, gated neighborhood with its own security patrol and neighborhood association, Rob Roy's 300 families enjoy custom homes with large lots (all are over one acre) and plenty of green space to go along with the outstanding views.
The neighborhood is 15 minutes drive from downtown and 20 minutes away from Lake Travis. Excellent schools and golf courses are just minutes away, and several major shopping centers are also close.
Just three miles east is upscale Village at Westlake shopping center, containing national chain stores, local shops, and restaurants. Five miles south is Barton Creek Square Mall, which includes nearly 200 retail stores and boutiques and a cinema. Ten miles west is Hill Country Galleria, with numerous retail stores, restaurants, and a movie theater.
For outdoor recreation, 227-acre Wild Basin Wilderness Park is just across the highway for hiking and biking. The neighborhood itself also has several walking trails.
Rob Roy was first developed in the early 1980s and was mostly completed by the late 1990s. Houses come in many traditional and modern styles; many use local stone facades to help blend into the hill country landscape.
The neighborhood is in the highly rated Eanes school district, one of the most prestigious in Austin. Nearby are also some of the best private schools in the state of Texas.
Views From the Street
Since Rob Roy is a private, gated neighborhood, interior street views are not available. However, you can view a video slideshow of Rob Roy just below.
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Real Estate and Apartments
Since Rob Roy was developed over two decades' time, homes here have a wide variety of custom designs and architectures including traditional, contemporary, mediterranean and classic, and a range of building materials from stone to brick to stucco. Many have views of the hill country or Lake Austin. Many have luxury add-ons such as expansive kitchens, home theaters, pools, spas, waterfalls, patio kitchens, and wine cellars. Prices range from $700K up to $5 million.