The 2009 Parade Home won every award in the People’s Choice awards at the Parade of Homes, including Best Kitchen, Best Master, Best Outdoor Living, Best Overall Design, and Best Architectural Design. This Italian-style villa was inspired by the warmth and casual comfort of European Architecture. From the welcoming courtyard in the front to the […]
"Best in Texas" Award-Winning Homes
The Texas Association of Builders chooses one Custom Home in each category to represent the best in Texas. These are Jenkins Homes that have been chosen as best in Texas over the years.
Designed and built for a family desiring a home on Lake Austin, this home was intended to be fun and functional. The client’s other homes are more traditional – so, for this home, they wanted something a little more edgy but still casual and in keeping with the lake lifestyle. The lower floor features a […]
Some looks are timeless, and the old-world Mediterranean look is one of them. The challenge of this Showcase Home was to create a countryside Tuscan villa on a tiny golf course lot. The unique linear floorplan, which actually envelopes the pool and spa, was a result of the desire to capture the fabulous views while […]
Featured on the cover of American Dream Homes, the objective of this Showcase Home project was to create a Spanish mission home on an odd-shaped upward-sloping lot with no view. The unique linear floor plan, which forms a “U” shape around the pool, took maximum advantage of the lot shape. Using the topography to form […]
This elegant contemporary style home was built for a young couple just starting out on a “skip lot” in an established neighborhood in Austin. A “skip lot” is a lot that was never built on, for any number of reasons. They come up for sale every now and then in established neighborhoods and are generally […]
At 4,575 square feet, this Tuscan home offers both a personal get-away and stylish entertaining. Upon entering, you are immediately drawn to the window wall framing the grand vistas of Lake Travis. You will also notice the Spanish Revival influences Jenkins has become known for, harmoniously accenting today’s modern simplicity. In the grand room, beauty […]