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Crystal Olenbush

  • 1701 Willow Street

  • $1,199,000 REDUCED
  • 2 Beds, 1 Bath, 1392 SQ. Feet, 0.17 Acres Residential Austin, TX 78702

The summer heat is getting to us...Great Price Reduction! First time available in over two decades, don't miss this opportunity to own a piece of rare and unique history. Nestled on a gorgeous corner lot, this almost 1400 sq. ft. stunning Craftsman home is right in the heart of historic East Austin. Thoughtfully updated and well-maintained, 1701 Willow boasts much of the authentic charm including a magnificent southern style wrap-around porch, original longleaf pine floors, 10ft high ceiling with fans, large original windows, decorative vintage doors, excellent natural light, built-in bookshelves, freshly painted exterior & interior, renovated kitchen with stainless appliances and large laundry/mud room with laundry sink. An incredible shiplap grand hall is ideal upstairs room conversion and wide hallway to accommodate stairwell. Half of the attic has been reframed with new trusses to support an upstairs room and has been floored with wood. 16 new piers were poured to support a two story structure. Situated on a .166 acre lot with coveted alley access, the outdoor spaces feature fenced front and back yard, crushed granite sitting areas, huge mature trees, native plants, and expansive back outdoor area that’s an open canvas for lovely outdoor living, an Airstream or absolutely perfect for a remodel or accessory dwelling unit (ADU). Please see documents and video detailing options. Less than a mile from I35 and .5 a mile to Lady Bird Lake, and just one block from Cesar Chavez eateries, breweries, coffee shops, and boutiques. 1701 Willow St. has a Walk Score of 89 out of 100 and rates 93 as Biker’s Paradise. It's a 10 minute walk from the 550 Metro Rail Red Line at the Plaza Saltillo Station stop. Open House on Sat., July 24 and Sun., July 25th from 1-4pm. Listing Agent available to meet in person or by phone to discuss history, 2nd story potential, and ADU opportunities.

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Essential Information

  • MLS® #1903558
  • Price$1,199,000
  • Bedrooms2
  • Bathrooms1.00
  • Full Baths1
  • Square Footage1,392
  • Acres0.17
  • Year Built1931
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address1701 Willow Street
  • SubdivisionRiverside
  • CityAustin
  • CountyTravis
  • StateTX
  • Zip Code78702


  • ViewNeighborhood
  • WaterfrontNone


Cable Available, Electricity Available, Natural Gas Available, High Speed Internet Available, Phone Available, Sewer Available, Underground Utilities, Water Available


Curbs, Street Lights, Trails/Paths


Alley Access, Off Street, See Remarks


  • InteriorWood
  • HeatingCentral
  • CoolingCentral Air, Ceiling Fan(s)
  • # of Stories1
  • StoriesOne


Dryer, Dishwasher, Electric Water Heater, Gas Range, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Washer, Free-Standing Gas Oven


  • RoofComposition
  • ConstructionWood Siding
  • FoundationPillar/Post/Pier

Exterior Features

Exterior Steps, Private Yard, Rain Gutters

Lot Description

Alley, Back Yard, Corner Lot, Front Yard, Landscaped, Trees Large Size, Open Lot


Blinds, See Remarks, Wood Frames

School Information

  • DistrictAustin ISD
  • ElementaryMetz
  • MiddleMartin
  • HighAustin

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Price Change History for 1701 Willow Street, Austin, TX (MLS® #1903558)

Date Details Price Change
Price Reduced (from $1,299,000) $1,199,000 $100,000 (7.70%)

Property Listed by: Blairfield Realty Llc

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