South Forty Real Estate in Silverthorne Colorado
South Forty is a quiet subdivision on the north edge of Summit County Colorado real estate in Silverthorne. Properties in South Forty are easily accessible year round. Set on the edge of the White River National Forest and Eagle Wilderness, South Forty homes feature splendid vistas of the Gore Range of the Central Colorado Rocky Mountains.
Real estate in Silverthorne is popular for local Summit County families and an increasing number of second-homeowners. Buyers are impressed by home and land prices, especially as compared to properties in the other Summit County real estate markets. Large one-acre and larger lots are common place in South Forty and many other subdivisions around Silverthorne.
The South Forty subdivision features many large estate homes priced from the $500,000s to over $1 million. Properties are large enough to accommodate extra vehicles such as RVs, boats, and snowmobiles as well as recreational equipment. Sample South Forty real estate in Silverthorne includes a wonderful 2 bedroom/2 bath mountain home selling for $699,000 and a 3 bedroom/3 bath home for $749,900. In the 2013 market, the asking price for one-acre parcels ranges from $200,000-$300,000.
Besides offering magnificent views, South Forty homes are within walking distance to gold-medal fishing waters of the Blue River. Several homes are actually on the river. Three Peaks Raven Golf Club is nearby. Minutes from Lake Dillon, a 3,233-acre fresh water reservoir, residents participate in water sports such as sailing and boating, and year-round fishing. There are bicycle paths and shuttle systems connecting the South Forty neighborhood to the Keystone, Copper Mountain, Arapahoe Basin, and Breckenridge ski resorts and other Summit County mountain towns.
Silverthorne is a growing town of approximately 4000 residents. The community hosts family friendly events, programs, and activities for residents and visitors to Summit County. Silverthorne Outlet Stores and Silverthorne Recreation Center, other shopping and businesses, and community amenities sustain the local economy in Silverthorne.
Families living in the South Forty subdivision are served by Summit County School District. Silverthorne Elementary School is near the entrance to the subdivision. Colorado Mountain College operates two campuses in Summit County.
Nearby real estate in Silverthorne includes Hamilton Creek, Three Peaks, and Osprey Reserve, Ponds at Blue River, Blue River Run, and Sage Creek Canyon. The Hideaway Townhomes and Blue Star properties are also in the area.
Directions: From Interstate 70, take the exit for Highway 9/Blue River Parkway. Continue north and turn right on Hamilton Creek Road.
Map of South Forty Silverthorne CO Homes for Sale