Summit County Homes for Sale North of Silverthorne
Sierra Bosque is a rural Rocky Mountain subdivision with breathtaking views in every direction. Set in the hills north of Silverthorne, the secluded neighborhood features Summit County homes for sale adjacent to the White River National Forest in the Gore Range and the Continental Divide. The properties are near Lake Dillon and five top-notch ski areas.
This is a secluded area and perfect for relaxing in the mountains. First constructed in the 1970s, the Sierra Bosque development offers treed home sites of about 2 acres. Vacant lots are available for building a reasonably priced dream home or retirement getaway.
Details of Homes in Sierra Bosque
Existing homes in Sierra Bosque take great advantage of the hillside setting and terrific vistas. Wide open floor plans, high ceilings, large decks and porches enhance the picturesque setting overlooking the Lower Blue River Valley. Distinctive mountain detailing prevails. The handsome properties incorporate lots of wood – wood floors, cabinetry, paneling, and log beams. They are embellished with brick, rock and stone – some plucked from the land. Most of the homes have been upgraded and modernized.
Prices for existing homes range from the low $400,000s to $700,000. Vacant lots begin in the low $100,000s.
Silverthorne is home to 4000 residents, many of them full-time residents. The Town of Silverthorne is close enough to Sierra Bosque to offer all of the necessary goods and services for day to day living. Silverthorne Outlets is destination shopping spot for residents and visitors alike. There is a state-of-the-art recreation center.
Providing a slightly lower price point, Silverthorne real estate provides fabulous access to recreation at nearby lakes, rivers, streams, trails, ski areas. Sightseeing, small town activities and events, good schools, and many ways to volunteer contribute to the high quality lifestyle.
Families in Sierra Bosque neighborhood attend Summit County Schools or one of a few private schools in the area. Older students have the advantage of attending courses at two campuses of Colorado Mountain College.
From Denver International Airport, take Interstate 70 to Exit 205 at Highway 9. Turn north and pass the Town of Silverthorne. Turn left on Blue Ridge Road.
- 220 South Main Street, Breckenridge, Colorado 80424; 970-453-7000
- 305 Main Street, Frisco, Colorado 80443; 970-668-5300
- 135 Dercum Drive #U6, Keystone, Colorado 80435; 970-513-0404