Bradbury Ranch Parker CO Overview
Please Note: The neighborhood of Bradbury Ranch in Parker, Colorado is also known as Bradbury Hills. They are legally one and the same.
An affordable, conveniently located neighborhood of Parker CO, Bradbury Ranch or Bradbury Hills is a family-friendly community with high-ranking schools, a thriving arts and cultural scene, community events and programs, and one-of-a-kind drinking, dining, and shopping experiences surrounded by the best nature that Colorado has to offer. Bradbury is sometimes also combined with the beautiful Auburn Hills and as one of the most popular subdivisions in a constantly growing area, Bradbury Ranch Parker CO is a great place to call home.
Bradbury Ranch Parker CO or Bradbury Hills Map Location and Commute Times
Bradbury Ranch is situated off Jordan Road and Mainstreet between I-25 and Highway 83 in the central western region of Parker, CO. A short drive up Jordan Road takes residents to a King Soopers, a Starbucks, Challenger Regional Park, the Parker Recreation Center, and local restaurants and bars. The Lincoln Ave/Parker 410 bus has several stops along Jordan Road and ends at the Lincoln Ave Station, giving residents easy access to Denver. By car, Denver is half an hour away while the Denver Tech Center is less than a 20-minute drive.
The city of Parker, which has numerous shopping, eating, and entertaining options including an AMC, the PACE Center, O’Brien Park, Hall Brewing Company, and much, much more, is less than a 10-minute drive away.
Even closer, Prairie Crossing Elementary School is about a mile or less from most properties in the neighborhood, while Sierra Middle School and Chaparral High School are less than 10 minutes away. Bradbury has community parks, trails, religious organizations, and businesses easily accessible by walking.
Characteristics of Bradbury Ranch Homes for Sale and Real Estate
Like much of Colorado, Bradbury Ranch was, as its name implies, once old ranching land. Since the 1990s, it has been steadily developed by such builders as DR Horton and Ryland Homes. The local HOA, MSI, manages community trash removal and common area grounds maintenance.
Bradbury Ranch homes for sale are available at a diverse range of price points from the low $190,000s to the $450,000s for about 1,500 to 4,500 square feet of living space, with a wide variety of styles and features to choose from. The average sales price is around $300,000 while the price per square foot is about $140. Houses here have 3 or 4 bedrooms and baths on anywhere from .1 to .2 acres lots.
These single-family homes have everything that today’s family needs, with backyards, modern appliances, and plenty of space to grow into. With traditional wood and brick exteriors and 2-story designs, houses are classic even while capturing the essence of Colorado living. Depending on the price of the property, prospective buyers can expect to find such features as:
- Family Rooms with cozy fireplaces, abundant natural light, and room for relaxing and socializing.
- Gourmet Kitchens that emphasize cabinet and countertop space as well as communal preparation and eating with center islands and dining nooks.
- Open floor plans – with vaulted ceilings, dramatic staircases, and large transom windows – perfect for entertaining and gathering.
- Master Suites that favor privacy and comfort with walk-in closets and 5-piece master baths.
- Modern Conveniences like central air conditioning, professional landscaping, and a built-in sprinkler system.
- Flex Space for offices, hobby rooms, libraries, or kids’ play rooms.
- Finished and Partially Finished Basements that are waiting to be transformed into a rec room, exercise room, or theater.
- Covered Decks and Patios that overlook your backyard, mountains, and open green spaces from comfortable lounge chairs.
Its centralized location, affordable yet modern houses, and fantastic community amenities make Bradbury Ranch Parker CO one of the most sought-after locations in the area.
Bradbury Ranch Parker CO Local Amenities
One of the main reasons people flock to Parker, CO is its ample green space. A number of community parks lie in or around the area. Right next to Prairie Crossing Elementary School is Auburn Hills Community Park, three acres with a multi-purpose sports field used by the school and interactive educational stations that teach park-goers about the weather, the life cycle of plants, local wildlife and geology, butterflies, and astronomy. A new east/west trail is proposed to extend from the park in either direction to connect with other regional trails. Other small local parks include Jansen Park, Jola Park, and Stone Willow Park.
Bar CCC Park is on the way to downtown Parker. Its 7.7 acres of greenery offer access to the Cherry Creek and Sulphur Gulch Trails as well as picnic pavilions with barbecue grills and a baseball field. The 40-mile Cherry Creek Trail connects Denver with Parker, Centennial, and Franktown and brings bikers, hikers, and cross-country skiers through parks, historic buildings, and unique Colorado landscape. Parts of the Cherry Creek bike path weave throughout Bradbury, offering children a healthy and safe way to get from here to there. The 4-mile long Sulpher Gulch Trail winds through parks and along Mainstreet in Parker.
The children of Bradbury Ranch Parker CO attend Douglas County public schools, which are nationally recognized for their academic excellence. Bradbury has its own elementary school Prairie Crossing, while older students attend Sierra Middle School and Chaparral High School. Alternative and private schools are also available including Lutheran High School-Parker, Montessori Academy, and Ava Maria Catholic School.
The HOA manages the community pool and tennis courts while trips to downtown Parker are easy and fast. The city of Parker has favorite restaurants like Dancing Noodle Thai Cuisine, Portofino Pizza & Pasta, and India’s Kitchen as well as one-of-a-kind coffee shops like Fika Coffee House and Kneaders Bakery & Café. Along with staples like Safeway, specialty stores like Treads Bicycle Outfitters, and fast food favorites like Chipotle. The Parker Arts Culture & Events (PACE) Center brings performances, concerts, lectures, and exhibits to Parker along with youth and adult classes for dance, music, visual arts, the culinary arts, the performing arts, and more.
If these great opportunities and programs in Parker are not enough, it’s easy to get into Denver with local public transportation. The 410 bus stops along Mainstreet and Jordan Road, taking riders to the nearby RTD light rail at Lincoln Ave, with lines that go into Denver and to Denver International Airport.
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Originally published at castlepines-realestate.com