Deep Eddy Heights is a highly sought-after historic neighborhood in central Austin, Texas. The classic mid-century homes built between 1930 and 1950 line quiet and charming streets. The Deep Eddy Heights homes for sale in Austin range in size from less than 700 to over 3,000 square feet.
This well-established neighborhood is just west of downtown and south of Tarrytown along the Colorado River and the Johnson Creek Greenbelt. With plenty of mature trees, residents are just blocks from the Deep Eddy Pool and several other popular Austin attractions. Some homes even feature beautiful panoramic views of downtown Austin.
Deep Eddy Pool is the oldest swimming pool in Texas – originally built in 1915 and has a bathhouse built during the Depression-era, by the Works Progress Administration. The pool began as a swimming hole in the Colorado River, became a resort in the 1920s, and is today a popular swimming pool operated by the City of Austin. Deep Eddy is a freshwater swimming pool. The water is cleaned out and replaced with fresh well water every day.
Children living in Deep Eddy Heights attend public schools in the Austin ISD: Casis Elementary, O. Henry Middle, and Austin High. There are also numerous private school options.