Seller willing to pay down interest rate as incentive. CENTRAL AUSTIN - Charming 1940s HYDE PARK bungalow with contemporary upgrades. Nested away behind soaring shade trees along Ave D in Central Austin’s coveted Hyde Park community. Exclusive onsite parking and bonus, back-alley access. Excellent proximity to the shops on Duval St, Central Market, North Loop, and the Triangle with an eclectic mix of boutique shops, local eateries, entertainment spots, major medical, and more in all directions. Captivating curb appeal with a fenced-in front yard that features a serene pond nestled amidst stones & mature landscaping, creating a peaceful atmosphere. Upon entering, you'll be greeted by a formal living room adorned with crown molding and wood-framed doorways. Gorgeous hardwood floors throughout! The living room seamlessly transitions into the centrally located formal dining, which leads to a stunning updated contemporary kitchen. The home chef will love the bright & spacious kitchen, complete with tile countertops, SS appliances, and a wet bar featuring butcher block countertops and glass upper cabinets. The kitchen effortlessly flows into the family room at the back of the home, which showcases an arching fireplace framed in decorative tile with a natural wood mantle. Escape to the second floor, which serves as the peaceful owner's retreat with elegant tray ceilings, a private screened-in balcony, and a spa-like ensuite bathroom. The main floor offers two generously sized bedrooms with a shared Jack-n-Jill bathroom, as well as a guest powder room. Outside, discover the perfectly sized, private fenced-in backyard. Perfectly sized, private, fenced-in backyard, which provides a covered back patio, detached shed, huge side yards & gated access to the front yard. Great location within walking distance of Shipe Park, which offers a playground, picnic areas, and a seasonal city wading pool. Just minutes to DT Austin & UT with easy access to both Mopac & I-35 via 45th St.