Known for its rural atmosphere and quality of life this is one of the most desired areas in Denver. Since its founding much attention has been given to developing the area carefully and maintaining its natural setting. Encompassing 6.5 square miles, it is know for quality and luxury living in south Denver. Lauded as one of the premier low-density communities in America, it offers strong neighborhoods and a wonderful rural atmosphere in the metro area.
Though surrounded by city on every side, the community has managed to maintain its rural atmosphere through strict zoning and a strong focus on open space. Throughout the neighborhood is an extensive trail system connecting to adjacent areas. Residents enjoy the outdoors on foot, horse or bicycle. This trail system is free of motorized vehicles and a source of true joy for all.
The village has hosted the 2005 U.S. Women's Open and the 1941 and 1985 PGA Championships at the Country Club. It is rumored that Arnold Palmer's famed iced tea drink was started here. Although not confirmed, it adds to a great golf tradition in the community. Residents enjoy a world class course with all the amenities one would expect from a Country Club of this caliber.
In addition, home owners benefit from a strong city council which emphasizes community services and programs. A highly respected school network, great public services and commitment to quality highlights the benefits of living in this area. Residents enjoy easy access to the city without many of the distractions and issues of urban living.
As to be expected, the community has an incredible educational system. Famous graduates such as Condoleezza Rice, St. Mary's Academy and former Secretary of State Madeline Albright, Kent Denver School, are just two examples of the commitment to excellence in the area's schools. As part of the Cherry Creek School District, active involvement and high standards prepare young people for a grand future.
There are no commercial areas in but anything a person could need can be bought nearby. This commitment to keeping the area development free insures a family friendly environment. This is an exclusive, lovely neighborhood of exquisite homes that is dedicated to being one of the best places to live in Denver Metro Area.
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