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Crystal Olenbush

  • 1620 N Elder Hill Road

  • $1,125,000
  • 5 Beds, 3 Bath, 2264 SQ. Feet, 2.00 Acres Residential Driftwood, TX 78619

Own a piece of history in the heart of Driftwood! Originally constructed in the 1930's, this home has been owned by 4 generations of the same family since the 1970's. Since 2015, the home has been completely updated from top to bottom! A complete kitchen remodel in 2015 boasts a 5-burner gas range with double oven, granite sink and counters, an oversized center island with breakfast bar, and beautiful neutral cabinets, among many other updates. Other upgrades include: backup generator in 2015, new roof in 2016, 2 updated bathrooms in 2016 with 3rd bathroom renovation completed in 2022, foundation updated in 2018,  2 new AC units btw 2020 and 2021, along with countless other updates. Welcomed by the shade covered front deck and adjacent, covered porch, this 5-bed, 3-bath ranch-style home has all the charm and character of a historic home with the added benefits of modern comforts. The lush, bright and airy natural lighting throughout easily highlights the classic beauty of this home. In addition to the spacious primary bedroom and ensuite, guest accommodations are found in the secondary bedroom with private bath, providing personal space for a visiting family member or friend. At 750 sq. ft., the large, partially-insulated workshop can easily house a boat or atv, with plenty of space for tools, etc. and features an epoxy-coated floor, air filtration, vacuum hose boom arm, and a 12’x12’ insulated and air conditioned room inside for storing more sensitive items. Equipped with two outdoor speakers on the porch and surround sound speakers in the living room, this home is the perfect place to host friends and family or getaway to the calming relaxation this property provides. To top it all off, over 2 dozen large oak trees grace this property which is perfectly situated between numerous wineries and breweries the hill country has to offer, and just minutes to Dripping Springs, Wimberley, Buda and Austin!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #3031261
  • Price$1,125,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths3
  • Square Footage2,264
  • Acres2.00
  • Year Built1930
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address1620 N Elder Hill Road
  • SubdivisionAbstracts In Hays Isd-2abs
  • CityDriftwood
  • CountyHays
  • StateTX
  • Zip Code78619


  • FeaturesNone
  • ViewPasture, Rural, Trees/Woods
  • WaterfrontNone


Electricity Available, Electricity Connected, Propane, Sewer Available, Sewer Connected, Water Available, Water Connected


Additional Parking, Detached Carport, Storage


  • InteriorTile, Wood
  • HeatingCentral, Propane
  • CoolingCentral Air, Electric
  • # of Stories1
  • StoriesOne


Double Oven, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Free-Standing Gas Range, Gas Oven, Gas Water Heater, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)


  • Exterior FeaturesExterior Steps, Rain Gutters
  • WindowsBlinds, Bay Window(s), Screens
  • RoofComposition, Shingle
  • ConstructionShake Siding
  • FoundationSlab

Lot Description

Level, Open Lot, Many Trees, Trees Large Size, Views

School Information

  • DistrictHays ISD
  • ElementaryCarpenter Hill
  • MiddleEric Dahlstrom
  • HighJohnson High School

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Property Listed by: Ashley Austin Homes

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