Tarrytown is a prestigious and popular Central Austin neighborhood located in the 78703 ZIP code just west of the MoPac/Loop 1 freeway. Tarrytown is a mere three miles from Downtown Austin. The technical boundaries are Enfield on the south, 35th Street on the north, MoPac on the East, and Scenic Drive on the West. There are a number of Tarrytown homes for sale from the late 30's and early 40's in the area, which gives the neighborhood tremendous character. There are also an increasing number of new construction homes (conforming to neighborhood design standards), as some of the smallest homes have made way for newer, larger ones. The area is served by the Austin Independent School District. Most students attend Casis Elementary, O. Henry Middle School, and Austin High School.
The home size range in Tarrytown is roughly 1,800 to 3,000 square feet on the whole, with many homes in the 2,000 to 2,300 square foot range. There's a lot to like about living in Austin's Tarrytown neighborhood: quiet streets, proximity to downtown, beautiful homes, lake access, parks, and trees. Prices can be high due to the downtown proximity, and some blocks border the MoPac freeway, which can lead to road noise in the 3 to 4 blocks closest to Tarrytown's eastern boundary. For those considering private schools, Kirby Hall School (Pre-K to 12th), Girls' School of Austin (K-8th), St. Austin Catholic School (K-8th), The Khabele School (6th-12th), and the Austin Jewish Academy (K-8th) are all within minutes of Tarrytown. For preschools, Good Shepherd Episcopal, Tarrytown Baptist Children's Center, Tarrytown United Methodist Church, and the Tarrytown Children's Center are your main options in the area. The West Austin Neighborhood Group is the primary community leadership group for the Tarrytown area of Austin. For upscale dining in Tarrytown, Fabi + Rosi is a neighborhood favorite. Maudie's on Lake Austin Blvd. has great Tex-Mex, and Magnolia Cafe is a popular Texas 24-hour diner. Mozart's Coffee is another hot spot for coffee and snacks.
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