Homes for Sale in Heather Hills, TX
Located in Hays County, Heather Hills is a new neighborhood along Heather Hills Drive in Dripping Springs, west of Austin. Positioned between South Oak Forest Drive to the north and east, Bell Springs Road to the west, and West Fitzhugh Road to the south, Heather Hills is in the Central time zone and uses the 78620 zip code.
Situated 26 miles from downtown Austin and the University of Texas at Austin, and 31 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, it’s only nine miles to both Five Star ER and RediClinic Dripping Springs, and 16 miles to Seton Southwest Hospital. Homes for sale in Heather Hills are priced from the $300Ks to the $700Ks.
Heather Hills real estate consists of one-story and two-story houses with updated traditional-style architectural design. Heather Hills listings usually have stone and stucco exteriors, open floor plans, and luxury touches such as hardwood floors and oversized windows.
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Built in the 2000s, Heather Hills real estate features houses on oversized, wooded lots, suitable for keeping livestock such as horses. Heather Hills listings usually have three to five bedrooms, one to three bathrooms, master suites with walk-in closets, and front and back porches.
Just nine miles north of downtown Dripping Springs, Heather Hills listings range an average of 3,200 square feet in size, and offer gorgeous "Texas hill country" views and unmatched privacy. Heather Hills real estate is sought after due to its country estate lifestyle homes in a quiet, rural neighborhood, within commuting distance to downtown Austin.
Amenities Near Heather Hills, TX
Heather Hills homeowners like to shop at the Dripping Springs Farmers Market and Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave, dine at local restaurants such as Trudy’s, The Salt Lick Bar-B-Que, and Nutty Brown Café, or catch a flick at the Cinemark Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave. A short drive away, downtown Austin offers many other retail stores, casual and fine dining, nightly live music, cultural events, and frequent festivals.
Nearby, the Dripping Springs Sports and Recreation Park offers sports fields, basketball and sand volleyball courts, playground, walking trails, and shaded picnic areas. Founders Memorial Park has a swimming pool, sports fields, pavilion, playgrounds, and walking trails. The 3.71 Veterans’ Memorial Park holds weekly farmer’s markets and other community events and offers an open grassy area and shaded picnic areas. At Bell Springs Winery, Heather Hills homeowners can tour the vineyards and sample Texas original wines.
The 64-acre Charro Ranch Park has walking and picnicking, sports training, bird watching, and nature education opportunities. Pedernales Falls State Park allows hiking, bird watching, mountain biking, geocaching, horseback riding, and swimming. The 351-acre Zilker Metropolitan Park offers a nature center and botanical garden, sculpture garden, sports fields, kayaking, paddle-boarding, dog park, and hiking and cycling trails. Heather Hills homeowners can take in a round of golf at the Twin Parks Country Club, 13 miles away, or at the PGA-architected Falconhead Golf Course, 17 miles away.
Children who live in the Heather Hills neighborhood attend public schools of the highly rated Dripping Springs Independent School District including Dripping Springs Elementary School, Dripping Springs Middle School, and Dripping Springs High School. In fact, Dripping Springs High School has been recognized for award-winning music programs, above-average SAT and ACT scores, and the first Texas high school in the Pride in Portfolio program that assisted students to transition to post-high school life. It has also been named one of the top schools in the state of Texas by the organization Children at Risk.
Nearby private schools include Primrose School of Dripping Springs, Dripping Springs Christian Academy, Cedars Montessori School, Austin Waldorf School, and Dragonfly International School. Heather Hills residents can also take advantage of higher-learning institutions such as the University of Texas at Austin, St. Edward’s University, Huston-Tillotson University, and Austin Community College, Rio Grande.
Heather Hills listings offer prospective homeowners the opportunity to own a country estate lifestyle home, in a quiet, rural neighborhood, within commuting distance to downtown Austin.
Community Resources in Heather Hills
Animal Control – 311, (512) 978-0500
Emergency Services – 911
Fire: Austin Fire Department Station (non-emergency) – (512) 974-0130
Police: Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 974-5000
Texas Highway Patrol: Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 997-4102
- Five Star ER – 333 East Highway 290, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 – (512) 893-7410 (9 miles)
- RediClinic Dripping Springs – 598 East Highway 290, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 – (512) 858-0011 (9 miles)
- Seton Southwest Hospital – 7900 Farm to Market Road 1826, Austin, TX 78737 – (512) 324-9000 (16 miles)
- Cable/Satellite Service:
- DirecTV – (800) 543-1549
- DISH Network – (512) 870-8221
- Grande Communications – (512) 220-4600
- Time Warner Cable – (512) 485-5555
- Electricity: Austin Energy: City of Austin – (512) 494-9400
- Power outages – (512) 322-9100
- AT&T Internet/DirectTV – (855) 293-7676
- AT&T U-verse – (844) 723-0252
- Cox Communications – (866) 298-1514
- DISH Network – (512) 870-8221
- Natural Gas: Texas Gas Service – (512) 477-5852
- Solar: Texas Solar Power Company – (512) 459-9494
- Telephone: AT&T – (800) 288-2020
- Trash & Recycling: Vaquero Waste & Recycling – (512) 420-8114
- Water: Heather Hills MUD – (512) 263-2707