Celebrating 100 years...This 1914 'Four Square' home is located in the historic Cheesman Park neighborhood, adjacent to the Capitol Hill neighborhood. In 2002, a Denver architect purchased the building and spent $475,000 restoring it to two single-family attached homes. The renovation project garnered a 2006 Restoration for Living Award from Historic Denver. Mission Revival and Spanish Colonial influences, Art Nouveau stained glass, and a turn-of-the-century reproduction fireplace from England are just a few of this home's architectural features.
This superbly renovated home is centrally located and close to all that Denver has to offer. Numerous restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and grocery stores (King Soopers, Whole Foods and Safeway) are within walking distance. Four blocks away from historic Cheesman Park, where you can enjoy its walking/jogging/biking paths, flower beds, pavilion, picnic tables, playground, and scenic views. Cheesman Park and the neighborhood around it abound with history that goes back to the founding of Denver City, as Denver was named in 1859.
The home consists of three levels:
MAIN LEVEL — Living room with gas fireplace and Sony 55-inch HDTV w/DirecTV, kitchen, dining room and powder room. The kitchen is fully equipped for a simple meal or gourmet dinner. High-end appliances, outdoor natural gas grill, and dining room directly off the kitchen seats 2-6 people.
UPSTAIRS — Master suite with king-size bed, dresser, Sony 50-inch flat-screen HDTV w/DirecTV, balcony, luxurious bathroom and walk-in closet.
DOWNSTAIRS — Second bedroom with queen-size bed, dresser, Sony 50-inch flat-screen HDTV w/DirecTV, desk with ergonomic chair, full bathroom and washer/dryer.
This home offers several great spots to sit outside and enjoy the afternoon or evening. In addition to the balcony off the master suite, there is a covered porch and walled courtyard. Grab a book, your favorite beverage and enjoy being in one of Denver's best neighborhoods. In the spring and summer, the courtyard is a great place for morning coffee, lunch, or a backyard BBQ. The courtyard includes an outdoor dining table with seating for six people, and a natural gas grill. The front of the house faces west so you can watch the sunset every night from either the front porch or balcony. There is a detached, oversized (562 sq. ft.) two-car garage that can fit full size trucks with room to spare for luggage, skis or additional items.
Presently available during upcoming events (see www.denver.org/events for details): National Western Stock Show, Rocky Mountain Horse Expo, Colorado Rockies Home Opener, Denver Auto Show, Kaiser Permanente Colfax Marathon, Denver Arts Festival, Denver Pride Festival, Colorado Shakespeare and Renaissance Festivals.
Historic Comfort in a Great Location... All the modern conveniences of the 21st century and easy access to downtown Denver, 16th Street Mall, Capitol Building, Pepsi Center, Performing Arts Center, Sports Stadiums, Denver Botanic Gardens, and Cherry Creek Shopping District.
In addition to all that the surrounding neighborhoods and Denver have to offer, this home is close to everything you might want to explore in central Colorado.
Colorado Springs-60 min
... Colorado Convention Center-10 min
... Coors Field (Colorado Rockies)-15 min
... Elitch Gardens Amusement Park-10 min
... Paramount Theatre-10 min
... Pepsi Center (Colorado Avalanche and Denver Nuggets)-10 min
... Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium (Denver Broncos)-10 min
Denver International Airport-35 min
Estes Park-90 min
Fort Collins-60 min
Red Rocks Amphitheater-20 min
Beaver Creek Resort-110 min
Copper Mountain Resort-90 min
Loveland Ski Area-60 min
Winter Park-90 min