Bastrop Real Estate
A historic Main Street, covered porches, and white picket fences... Bastrop real estate sounds like something you would see in a movie, doesn't it? Well, Bastrop is actually a very popular location with moviemakers. Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt and Robert Redford have all made films here.
That's because this historic city of 5,000, located to the east of Austin, has small town-charm in spades. People looking for homes for sale in Bastrop can expect to find lovely, detached family homes in the budget-friendly to mid-range price point. In term of types of properties, Bastrop has something to suit everyone, from historic homes to new construction both in town and in the countryside.
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About Bastrop Homes For Sale
Bastrop, TX is an easy 30 minute commute to Austin, but it's no sleepy suburb. It's fast becoming a regional arts center. The city boasts a number of galleries and the Bastrop Fine Arts Guild is in the midst of an incredible project to transform the historic Powell Cotton Seed Mill into an arts center.
Homes for sale in Bastrop are conveniently close to charming boutiques, restaurants and antique shops along the city's historic Main Street. Residents of real estate here are proud to support local businesses and preserve the historic character of their town. In fact, with over 130 buildings in the city admitted to the National Register of Historic Places, Bastrop has earned the title of the "Most Historic Small Town in Texas."
Community Features Near Bastrop TX Property
Families looking at property in the area will find year-round festivals and activities to keep them busy, including the Homecoming Rodeo, Yesterfest, Veterans' Day Car Show, and Lost Pines Christmas.
The area also offers a wealth of recreational activities around Bastrop TX, including four nearby golf courses and fishing, hiking and camping at Lake Bastrop, just three miles north. In town, there is a YMCA with a full program of activities for children and adults alike. Parents will also be pleased to note that the recently completed Cedar Creek High School was recognized as a school of Academic Distinction by the Texas Education Agency in 2013.
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