Brownwood, Texas - A Hidden Gem
Discover Texas’ Hidden Gem
Just west of the Pecan Bayou, dotted with post oak trees and anchored by the sparkling waters of Lake Brownwood, the city of Brownwood is a hidden gem just waiting to be discovered by Texas land buyers. And right in the heart of this prime area: The King’s Point Cove community, where everyone from second-home buyers, to young families, to retirees, come to experience the good life.
Located in The Hideout Golf Club & Resort and within a three-hour drive from Dallas, Ft. Worth, Austin, and San Antonio, Brownwood has long been the destination for lake lovers and recreational enthusiasts, and King’s Point Cove is shining a new light on the many advantages of owning Texas land here. While some may seek out opportunities for weekend play, there is so much to do and love here, you may never want to leave.
In fact, King’s Point Cove’s ideal combination of setting, land offerings, and amenities makes it a natural choice for those looking to put down roots and raise a family or enjoy their retirement years—and every life stage in between. King’s Point Cove offers the exclusive chance to own Texas land and build a waterfront dream home in a prime location. The Hideout Golf Club & Resort is already home to more than 500 property owners, and new buyers are able to join them at pre-development pricing for a limited time. Newly available waterfront lots at King’s Point Cove offer some of the best locations and views in the community.
Brownwood’s 14.9 square miles is chock full of stunning natural beauty and an abundance of activities, both within King’s Point Cove and the surrounding area. The resort’s 18-hole championship golf course is the centerpiece of the community, with a challenging yet welcoming course. Renowned golf course architect Bill Johnston designed the golf beautiful course, with rolling terrain and numerous lakes and ponds, and ownership at King’s Point Cove include complimentary rounds of golf, as well as discounts on lodging, rentals and merchandise in the Clubhouse.
Lake Brownwood is a 7,300-acre reservoir that was created by the damming of the Pecan Bayou and that is chock full of largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, white bass, striped bass, white crappie, flathead catfish, sunfish, providing excellent fishing opportunities at King’s Point Cove. But that’s hardly the only activity available on the lake. Enjoy water skiing, jet skiing, and boating right from your property!
The Hideout’s restaurant, The Grill, is an acclaimed farm-to-table steakhouse serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Under Executive Chef Brandon Douglas Smith, the restaurant’s menu has won over fans from all over Texas for its seasonal cuisine and signature wood-fired grill.
Outside The Hideout, Brownwood is home to a wide array of cuisines including local favorite Runaway Train Cafe, which serves up soups, sandwiches, salads, and homemade burgers (plus the famous pecan ice cream pie) in an authentic train car. Steve’s Market & Deli is another local fave, a “jewel-box-size sandwich shop” that was called out by Texas Monthly as one of its “Hidden Texas” gems.
Numerous parks, hunting opportunities, and the Bert V Massey JJ Sports Complex, which includes the Camp Bowie Aquatic Center, plus a dozen sports fields, provide additional recreational options in Brownwood.
Downtown Brownwood is a destination unto itself, with unique shops, boutiques, and specialty stores, as well as hotspots such as the Brownwood Lyric Theatre, The Brownwood Art Center, the Brown County Museum of History, and the Lehnis Railroad Museum. Numerous parades, festivals, and activities are also scheduled throughout the year in downtown. Accustomed to heading to the Hill Country for the wineries? You’ll love wine tasting in Brownwood.
Families love Brownwood for so many reasons, and a big one is the acclaimed schools of the Brownwood Independent School District. Brownwood is also the home of Howard Payne University and the West Texas campus of the Texas State Technical College System.
How to buy Texas land in Brownwood
To take advantage of featured homesite specials and capture one of the prime waterfront lots before they’re sold to someone else, book a one-hour tour. Or, even better, make it a weekend and check out all that King’s Point Cove has to offer at your leisure. Stay in one of the resort’s six lodge rooms, 17 cabins, and 10 RVs available to rent on-site, enjoy a few delicious meals at The Grill, and explore everything else that makes King’s Point Cove so special.