Larkspur Real Estate

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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

9126 Spruce Mountain Road, Larkspur CO 80118


9126 Spruce Mountain Road, Larkspur

Enjoy Small Town Living In This Amazingly Priced Property Within The Charming Town Of Larkspur, The Home Of The Renaissance Festival. The Properties Multi-Purpose Status ...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS 5722258
  • Courtesy of Mb D/E Properties

4200 Cheyenne Drive, Larkspur CO 80118


4200 Cheyenne Drive, Larkspur

Gorgeous 2 Story House With Main Floor Master On 1 Wooded Acre In Desirable Perry Park. Gourmet Kitchen Features Stainless Steel Appliances, Slab Granite Counter Tops, Do...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 8132649
  • Courtesy of Wolfe Realty Group Inc

14851 Furrow Road, Larkspur CO 80118


14851 Furrow Road, Larkspur

Magnificent Views From Every Window! Get Away From The Stress Of City Life To This Fabulous 5 Acre Secluded Country Retreat Situated Just Minutes Off I25 Near Monument Co...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 7078103
  • Courtesy of Keller Williams Executives

7685 Red Rock Circle, Larkspur CO 80118


7685 Red Rock Circle, Larkspur

Great Home In Serene & Private Setting In Beautiful Perry Park At A Price You Can Afford! Spectacular Views Of Mountains, The 'Big D' Open Space, & Red Rock Formations! ...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS 6928288
  • Courtesy of Re/Max Elite

8204 Inca Road, Larkspur CO 80118


8204 Inca Road, Larkspur

Nothing Left To Do But Move In, Gorgeous Custom Home Is Sparkling Clean, Newer Hail Resist Roof, Newer High Efficiency Furnace, Newer Exterior Paint, Hardy Plank Siding, ...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 7571558
  • Courtesy of Re/Max Masters Inc

6645 Pike Circle, Larkspur CO 80118


6645 Pike Circle, Larkspur

Recently Updated Ranch Style Home On Almost 1 Acre In Beautiful Perry Park With Spectacular Views Of Red Rock Formations And Mountains! New Kitchen Includes New Cabinet...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 8648432
  • Courtesy of Re/Max Elite

8242 Sugarloaf Road, Larkspur CO 80118


8242 Sugarloaf Road, Larkspur

Stunning 6,258 Sq Ft Rock Ranch On 5 Acres In Prestigious Neighborhood With 5 Bedrooms And 5 Baths! Gorgeous Gourmet Kitchen Boasts Stainless Steel Appliances, 2 Ovens, 2...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 5.0
  • MLS 6249845
  • Courtesy of Wolfe Realty Group Inc

6202 East Lorraine Road, Larkspur CO 80118


6202 East Lorraine Road, Larkspur

Spectacular-Must See, Ever Feature Imaginable, Updated Home. Huge Sprawling, 15 Grazing Acres. 36x36 5 Stall Barn. No Covenants/No Hoa Fees. Easy Access To I-25 And 1/2 M...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 5.0
  • MLS 5967619
  • Courtesy of South Park Realty

8540 Sugarloaf Road, Larkspur CO 80118


8540 Sugarloaf Road, Larkspur

Attention To Every Detail! This Is A Remarkable Opportunity To Own A Home That's More Like A Retreat In Your Very Own Private Sanctuary. Over Five Acres Of Very Well Care...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 1777333
  • Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate LLC

5131 Red Rock Drive, Larkspur CO 80118


5131 Red Rock Drive, Larkspur


  • Beds 7
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 2520405
  • Courtesy of Hanover Realty

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