This delightful 1955 Rosedale cottage is the quintessential embodiment of charm and comfort. Situated on a beautifully landscaped lot with alley access, this home is enveloped by mature trees and native flora, creating a tranquil and serene atmosphere. With 780 square feet of living space, this cozy abode offers 2 bedrooms and 1 full bathroom. As you step inside, you'll immediately be drawn to the original hardwood floors that extend throughout the home, as well as the wood-cased windows that allow natural light to flood the interior. The living room is spacious and inviting, providing a comfortable space to relax and unwind. The kitchen is simply adorable, with light wood cabinetry, brushed nickel hardware, a large porcelain sink and gas stove. Enjoy the cozy eat-in kitchen that is perfect for enjoying your morning coffee. The primary bedroom is spacious and light-filled, with wood flooring and a ceiling fan that add to the comfort and tranquility of the space. The second bedroom is nicely sized and can also serve as a study or home office, with wood flooring, a ceiling fan, and direct access to the rear screened patio. Don't miss the tranquil screened porch with comfortable and shaded outdoor space to relax and enjoy the peaceful views of the backyard that has been organically treated for 25+ years. This charming Rosedale cottage is a true gem, offering a peaceful and serene retreat in one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Central Austin. Zoned to exemplary Austin ISD schools including Bryker Woods Elementary. Easy access to major freeways and public transit. Fantastic location within walking distance to Rosedale Park and Pool, coffee shops, eateries, shopping centers, grocery stores, and more. Convenient to DT Austin, University of Texas campus. Given its location and alley access, it has great potential for a high-end remodel or development opportunity!