Larkspur Real Estate

© Kristal Kraft

Larkspur is a community of rolling hills and magnificent panoramic Rocky Mountains views. Larkspur is located inLarkspur real estate Douglas County, just southwest of Castle Rock and north of Colorado Springs. The town takes its name from the lovely larkspur flowers that grow profusely in the area.

Once a major lumbering community the town of Larkspur was a bustling town with 2 sawmills, a blacksmith shop, hotel, two general stores, post office, casino and school. Early industry consisted of gypsum, red sandstone and potash mines. The railroad line served as a shipping point for the raw goods, later on delivering tourists seeking fresh air. The passenger train would arrive to find trumpeters and dancers greeting them in a merry style. A stage coach would transport the tourists off to nearby health resort called Perry Park.

In recent times, Larkspur has become known as the home to the Renaissance Festival welcoming thousands of visitors each summer. The Festival is an annual event held on weekends only for 10 consecutive weeks. The popular Festival is entering its 4th decade and was recently voted best family festival in Colorado by Parents Magazine! Visitors are encouraged to dress in period costume and participate with the actors.

Larkspur real estate

Larkspur real estate options are among the best for those who desire small town, rural living with trees and possible views of the mountains. Home buyers will find a variety of homes; cedar sided chalets, log homes, mountain contemporary, traditional 2-story upscale, Spanish stucco adobe and upscale castle sized custom homes.

The exclusive Bear Dance Country Club is surrounded by luxury homes in its gated community. Bear Dance was developed into only 47 estate size home sites. nestled along a serene alpine golf course. The challenging course is peppered with Ponderosa pines and sun-filled meadows. Known as one of Colorado’s best and challenging public golf course Bear Dance is a popular destination for locals and golf connoisseurs.

Bear Dance Country Clug
Who would like to live in Larkspur?

Larkspur is in the type of setting that attracts many type of residents. The serene beauty is what most people think Colorado should look. People who love live in Larkspur typically have the option to work at home or perhaps they are retired. Many commute to DTC, Castle Rock and even Denver. The commute to DTC is estimated to be 40 minutes with an additional 20 minutes to get to downtown Denver. Due to Larkspur’s close proximity to El Paso County and Colorado Springs, it is very possible to commute to the south too. Households where one person works in Denver and the other in Colorado Springs find Larkspur to be the perfect home base compromise.
Larkspur City Overview

Population growth in Larkspur has increased by 35% (2007)
Median home cost is $663,000
Schools spend $5,535 per student (average in U.S. is $6,058)
Student/teacher ratio is 15/1
Douglas County School District

Larkspur Home Search


4456 Mohawk Drive, Larkspur

Remarkable Custom Ranch Walk-Out W/Interior Log Accents Built By Ron Pecore On 1 Acre In Perry Park. Just A Short Golf Cart Ride To Golf Course, This Architectural Master...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 7377966
  • Courtesy of Re/Max Elite


5938 Lees Lane, Larkspur

This Is A Must See! Beautiful Custom Home On The 4th Tee Box Of The Perry Park Country Club With Gorgeous Views Of The Red Rocks And Surrounded By Pine Trees. This Home ...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 6.0
  • MLS 3280877
  • Courtesy of True Realty, LLC

4875 Cheyenne Drive, Larkspur CO 80118


4875 Cheyenne Drive, Larkspur

Completly Renovated Ranch Home At The End Of A Quiet Street In Perry Park. Almost Everything Is New! New Granite Counters In Kitchen And All Baths. New Cherry Cabinets...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 1611182
  • Courtesy of Vision Real Estate Services

2239 Badger Drive, Larkspur CO 80118


2239 Badger Drive, Larkspur

Shows Well. Lots Of Sqft. Original Attached Garage Converted To A Family Room. Has Newer Detached 2 Car. 2 Fire Places And A Wood Stove. Open Floor Plan. Great Views. Gat...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 5391325
  • Courtesy of Danyliw & Associates

7937 Cheyenne Place, Larkspur CO 80118


7937 Cheyenne Place, Larkspur

Stunning Stucco & Stone Custom Home On A Very Quiet 1 Ac, Cul De Sac In Perry Park. 5 Bed 5 Bath With Over 5100 Finished Sq Ft With 3 Car Attached Garage + 2 Car Attache...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 5.0
  • MLS 5265926
  • Courtesy of Vision Real Estate Services


13250 Deer Ridge Way, Larkspur

Breathtaking Ranch-Style Mountain Retreat W/The Best 360-Degree Views In The County*Vaulted Great Room, Finished Walk-Out Basement W/Wet Bar & Decks Galore*Bonus/Workout ...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 1248493
  • Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate LLC

6465 Perry Park Boulevard, Larkspur CO 80118


6465 Perry Park Boulevard, Larkspur

Beautiful Ranch Situated On 1 Ac In Golf Course Community Of Perry Park. Open Floor Plan. Great Room Has A Majestic Stone Fireplace From Floor To Ceiling, Windows Galor...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 5081688
  • Courtesy of Ryan Homes Real Estate Llc

4345 Red Rock Drive, Larkspur CO 80118


4345 Red Rock Drive, Larkspur

Stunning Executive 2-Story Stucco & Stone Custom Home On Almost 1 Acre In Prestigious Perry Park Just A Short Golf Cart Ride From The Golf Course. 5,276 Total Square Feet...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 2635900
  • Courtesy of Re/Max Elite

8101 Bannock Drive, Larkspur CO 80118


8101 Bannock Drive, Larkspur

This One Of A Kind Home Is On A 1 Acre Corner Lot Surrounded By Ponderosa Pines And Views Of The Mountains. It Is Only 25 Minutes To Dtc And Shopping. This Quiet Neighbor...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 7049180
  • Courtesy of The Resource Group Llc


13500 Deer Ridge Way, Larkspur

Stunning Custom Ranch W Finished Walk-Out. Breathtaking Views Of Pike National Forest, Palmer Divide Buttes, Kenosha Pass, Castle Rock, And Colorado Springs. Designed An...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 3316244
  • Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate LLC

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