Recent Listings in Oak Creek
Oak Creek is a subdivision in Woodway. Woodway is a small town in Central Texas bordering Waco. This town is located halfway between the larger cities of Austin and Dallas. Just an hour and a half drive will get you to which ever one you want to go to. The climate has been characterized as humid subtropical with hot summers and mild to moderate winters. The winters have recently started to bring in bouts of snow that are fun to play in, but don’t last too long.
Oak Creek is filled with rows of family homes. The streets are lined with trees bringing vibrant colors to the neighborhood year after year. Brick mail boxes sit at the edge of the lots matching the homes behind them. This is the picture perfect community to raise your family in. The homes are beautiful outside and in. Many of the homes feature a private pool in the backyard, perfect for cooling off in the summer heat and hosting pool parties.
One of the many homes here is a four bedroom, three bathroom dream home. When you step in, the walls are decorated with beautiful soft colors and vintage wallpaper. You have tiles floors, carpeted floors, and hardwood floors throughout the home. The cozy brick fireplace makes you picture all of the memories that can be made here with the family huddled around, keeping warm and sharing stories. There are built-in shelves next to the fireplace making for a comfortable reading nook. You can’t beat reading by the fire. The kitchen looks as though it was pulled out of a magazine from the eighties with old-fashioned wallpaper and lovely wooden cabinets. The carpeted bedrooms are spacious with broad windows and large closets. The master bedroom is spacious with several windows, a door to the patio, and a one-of-a-kind charm that pairs so well with the rest of the home. The vintage tones and wallpaper throughout the home along with valances on all of the windows bring a special touch to the home that you don’t see very often in this day and age.
In the large master bathroom, you’ll find dual vanities, a step-in shower, and a separate bath tub. One of the separate bathrooms has dual sinks, which helps tremendously if you have multiple children in the home. No more fighting over who uses the sink first, and this area is separate from the bathtub and toilet area, so one kid can shower while the other is still able to use the vanity area to brush their teeth and get ready for school. The dining area is formal, and the family room is a decent size for a big family. The front and backyards are also spacious. The front yard has so much room to run around in. You can set a bench out front to enjoy the shade of the trees when the weather permits. There is a large patio and yard in the back to run around within the safety of a fenced in area. This is a great space for birthday parties and family fun nights. Barbecues and picnics, trampolines, swimming pools, and more can fit into this spacious backyard.
Oak Creek is located in the heart of Woodway. Woodway is served by the highly praised Midway Independent School District. This school has received exemplary ratings, the highest rating given by the state of Texas. It is relatively rare for a district of its size to receive this rating, so Woodway and Waco residents strive to get their children into these schools. All of Woodway’s residents are lucky enough to be able to attend.
Oak Creek is conveniently located right next to HEB Plus!, Jack in the Box, Starbucks, Subway, Shipley’s Do-Nuts, Walmart Supercenter, McDonald’s, Do It Best, Fuego Tortilla Grill, Walgreens, Leals Co LLC, and so much more. You have several fast food options right by the house for when you are in a hurry or don’t feel like cooking that night. If you are not okay with eating fast food or just aren’t in the mood for it, try Fuego Tortilla Grill for some of the best and freshest food in town. The serve diverse and unique food items including: Dr. Pepper Cowboy (taco or bowl), rotisserie chicken, Philly Buster (philly cheesesteak taco or bowl), chicken and waffles, giant puffy tacos, and much more. They have breakfast options, appetizers, lunch, dinner, family-sized meals, desserts, and a variety of drinks. This is sure to become one of your local favorites. If you like to eat in more of an upscale setting here and there or would like to have that option close by, you will be happy to know Prime 135 is right next door to your neighborhood. 135 Prime is an upscale steakhouse that has won “Best of Waco” for the past seven consecutive years, as well as the Wine Spectator “Award of Excellence” for 2015. Your dining experience will be unforgettable.
For fun nearby, Woodway is home to the Carleen Bright Arboretum with year-round events, concerts, and festivals. Then in Waco, within 20-25 minutes, you have Cameron Park and Zoo, Hawaiian Falls water park, Ridgewood Country Club, Regal Cinemas Jewel 16, Heart O’ Texas Fair and Rodeo, Richland Mall, Skate World with roller rink and laser tag, and several museums and parks to explore.