Why you'd want to live in Gabriels Overlook
Wild flowers, deer, and turkey co-mingle on the hillside sloping down to the river. Sip coffee from your porch swing as you breath in the fresh air and plan out the day ahead. Will you take the kayak down to the river? Play a round of golf across the street at the celebrated Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course? Maybe you’ll stay put and curl up with a good book on the swing or work in the garden for a while. Whatever you decide – the day looks full of promise from your home in Gabriel’s Overlook. For adventures further afield than your own backyard, downtown Georgetown is only a 15 minute drive away and Austin is less than an hour down the road. Located along the South San Gabriel River, with gently rolling hills and plenty of mature trees, this gated community has lots to love. Wilde Wood, David Weekly, Bradley Cockrum, and many other builders boast homes inside Gabriel’s Overlook ensuring that no two homes are the same. Native stone and brick homes coupled with mature trees and landscaping define this community which was founded in the late 1990’s. Gabriel’s Overlook is aptly named as it overlooks Garey Park, the park donated to the city by Jack and Cammy Carey. This 525 acres of gorgeous river front property is currently in the works and will have a lot to offer Georgetown. Aside from ensuring that the property across the river from Gabriel’s Overlook will not be developed, this park will have an observatory, equestrian facilities, playing fields, dog parks, and so much more. Additionally, Gabriel’s Overlook has a private community park available to community members. A truly unique feature among communities in Georgetown, this park provides all residents of Gabriel’s Overlook with river access. Launch your kayak or canoe, take your reel to the river, or just picnic by the shores of the South San Gabriel.