Observatory Park Homes for Sale
Observatory Park Homes
Anchored by the University of Denver on its west and South Colorado on its east, Observatory Park real estate, with its open green spaces and Romanesque telescopes.
Observatory Park is the bright star in the University Park neighborhood, bordered by I-25 and Yale, Colorado and University Boulevards. Defined by the architectural majesty of buildings along University Row, this upscale neighborhood is a bend of charm and elegance unmatched in the Denver metropolitan area. Grand mansions with attached carriage houses occupy wide tree-lined streets on Observatory Park/University Park real estate, and residents here enjoy the quaint shopping districts at Old South Gaylord and South Pearl Street. Convenient access to I-25, Denver’s new light rail system, and major throughways can go without saying.
Home styles in the Observatory/University Park real estate area come in a variety of offerings. From the elegant one-story red brick homes on large sites, to the graceful Victorian mansions with their carriage houses and manicured landscapes, this real estate area is a community blend of both modern and traditional architecture, and lifestyle. During early development of the University /Observatory Park neighborhood, in the late 1800’, it is said that early buyers of real estate were “screened” in order to “preserve an atmosphere of conscience and culture”.
Those fortunate few who reside in this “community village” called University Park have full access to the facilities and amenities that compliment their station. On the east border, residents can find movie theaters, grocery stores, organic markets, retail shops, and business services available on the Colorado Boulevard corridor. Within walking distance along University Boulevard, residents enjoy a number of cafes and restaurants to refresh both the palette and the person. Residents of Observatory /University Park are welcomed at the many programs offered by the University. They can take in a Pioneers ice hockey game at Magness Arena, join a palates class at the Coors Fitness Center, or enjoy music and theater performances at the Newman Center. The newly streamlined I-25 corridor and Light Rail runs commuters into Downtown, and other major venues in every direction. Firmly planted in Denver history, Observatory Park/Washington Park real estate defines exclusivity.