Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M

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By Jennifer Baum Lagdameo
Set on five acres in the Cuernavaca neighborhood of Austin, Texas, a sculptural modern home that was designed with a strong appreciation for careful craftsmanship hits the market.

Designed by Austin–based AlterStudio, the 4,223-square-foot Tumbleweed Residence reflects the original homeowner's desire to embrace simple materials, while celebrating a deep appreciation for thoughtful craftsmanship. Now this stunning five-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bath home has been listed for $3,100,000. Scroll ahead for a glimpse inside this thoughtfully designed modern residence. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 1 of 21 - The property is comprised of three distinct sculptural volumes. The simplified and abstracted white stucco forms and curvilinear roofs create a distinct composition within the landscape. In contrast, bold, tactile materials define the interiors. The home features an open plan kitchen, dining area, and living room, which all house wide plank hickory pecan floors and ceilings. 

The property is comprised of three distinct sculptural volumes. The simplified and abstracted white stucco forms and curvilinear roofs create a distinct composition within the landscape. In contrast, bold, tactile materials define the interiors. The home features an open plan kitchen, dining area, and living room, which all house wide plank hickory pecan floors and ceilings. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 2 of 21 - The living space features plenty of natural light, and opens to the patio and pool area.

The living space features plenty of natural light, and opens to the patio and pool area.

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 3 of 21 - The craftsmanship integral to the experience of the house is evident in the welds of the custom steel windows, the tool marks of the waxed hot-rolled steel panel at the kitchen island, and the hand-turned walnut seats of the bar stools. 

The craftsmanship integral to the experience of the house is evident in the welds of the custom steel windows, the tool marks of the waxed hot-rolled steel panel at the kitchen island, and the hand-turned walnut seats of the bar stools. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 4 of 21 - Here is a look at the kitchen and dining area from the other angle. The handmade black-walnut cabinets are elegantly juxtaposed against the use of stainless steel. More so, all of the steel beams, railings, and other metalwork in the home were originally handcrafted onsite by local blacksmiths.

Here is a look at the kitchen and dining area from the other angle. The handmade black-walnut cabinets are elegantly juxtaposed against the use of stainless steel. More so, all of the steel beams, railings, and other metalwork in the home were originally handcrafted onsite by local blacksmiths.

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 5 of 21 - While the kitchen features seating, a more formal dining area is only a few steps away. 

While the kitchen features seating, a more formal dining area is only a few steps away. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 6 of 21 - The dining area overlooks the yard.

The dining area overlooks the yard.

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 8 of 21 - A peek at another bright and minimalist bedroom. 

A peek at another bright and minimalist bedroom. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 9 of 21 - The home features four-and-a-half baths. The one above has two sinks and a stylish penny-tile shower. 

The home features four-and-a-half baths. The one above has two sinks and a stylish penny-tile shower. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 10 of 21 - Designed for maximum flexibility, each room is capable for multiple uses.

Designed for maximum flexibility, each room is capable for multiple uses.

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 11 of 21 -  For instance, this huge utility room could do double-duty as a craft room.

 For instance, this huge utility room could do double-duty as a craft room.

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 13 of 21 - There is also a workspace in the studio. 

There is also a workspace in the studio. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 14 of 21 - The studio features a kitchen and sleeping loft so it can serve as self-sufficient guest quarters. 

The studio features a kitchen and sleeping loft so it can serve as self-sufficient guest quarters. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 15 of 21 - A look at the loft bed.

A look at the loft bed.

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 17 of 21 - The pool area is perfectly designed for outdoor entertaining. 

The pool area is perfectly designed for outdoor entertaining. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 18 of 21 - The pool area even features an outdoor kitchen. 

The pool area even features an outdoor kitchen. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 19 of 21 - The studio seen in the background here is adjacent to the home.

The studio seen in the background here is adjacent to the home.

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 20 of 21 - Another view of the studio and home. 

Another view of the studio and home. 

Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M - Photo 21 of 21 - As you can see from above, the stucco volumes create a distinct sculptural composition within the landscape.  

As you can see from above, the stucco volumes create a distinct sculptural composition within the landscape.  

810 N Tumbleweed Trail is now being listed for $3,100,000,00 by Moreland Properties. You can see the full listing here

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