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1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA

1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA
1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA

Now this is unusual. It’s also a 1970s John Covert Watson-designed modernist property in Lakeway, Texas, USA.

1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA
1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA

This dated back to 1979, the work of John Covert Watson, who was an apprentice under Frank Lloyd Wright while The Guggenheim was being built. So some pedigree there.

1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA
1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA

The agent describes this as a ‘living sculpture’ and you can see why. This place has an amazing organic shape both outside and inside, as well as a stunning location. Perched on a ‘wooded bluff’, this house offers water and sunset views from every room, aided by an expanse of glass.

1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA
1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA

If you want to feel the breeze, pop outside and take in those views from a balcony or two as well.

1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA
1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA

As for space, that covers 2,240 sq. ft. and includes three bedrooms and two bathrooms, as well as reception and kitchen space, all with the same curves you can see from the outside. Talking of the outside, there’s a good amount of space to hang out there too.

1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA
1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA

Well, there is if you buy it. That will cost you around $1,175,000. More images on the listing.

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1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA
1970s modernism: John Covert Watson-designed property in Lakeway, Texas, USA