Located in Monument, Colorado, Grandwood Ranch is a new neighborhood in far northern El Paso County with privacy and stunning views. Homes are custom-built on 48 carefully drafted 2.5-acre parcels and there are 14 acres of green space close to all of the amenities in Monument. The neighborhood is just up the road from Lewis Palmer High School.
Retail has expanded in the Monument area with the Monument Marketplace filled with fine retailers, banks, and great dining. Anchors such as Home Depot, Walmart, and Kohl’s mean that all your basic needs are covered. Residents in this area are in close proximity to both Colorado Springs to the south and Denver to the north with all the urban comforts city living presents. A trip into the mountains is a short drive away.
Enjoy this stunning mountain modern 6 bedroom 7 bathroom retreat built by an award-winning custom home builder. This 2023 Parade of Homes entry is situated on a gently sloped lot at the end of a cul-de-sac, boasting a mix of ponderosa pines and native grass ground cover. The home was carefully positioned to take full advantage of majestic Pikes Peak and Rocky Mountain views.
Monument Colorado is located at the northern edge of El Paso County. This area has many homes nestled in the Ponderosa Pines with beautiful mountain views. The Monument area covers approximately 51 square miles and has an average elevation of 7200 feet. The area has a similar feel to the Black Forest with more shopping and dining opportunities. New homes in Monument can be found in Promontory Pointe, Forest Lakes and Lake of the Rockies.
Schools in TriLakes/Monument
The Monument area is located in the Lewis Palmer District #38 attendance area. This district offers a wide range of programs and resources and is a great choice for families moving to the area. LPSD 38 has 5 elementary schools, 1 middle school; Lewis Palmer Middle School, 2 high schools; Palmer Ridge High School and Lewis Palmer High School, 1 charter school; Monument Academy as well as private and home school options.
Weather in TriLakes/Monument
The weather in Monument Colorado tends to be a little more extreme than in other parts of the Colorado Springs area due to its higher elevation. Average highs in the winter are in the upper 30's with average lows dropping down to 15-20 degrees. Summertime temperatures average 80-83 degrees with the lows in the 50s. The treed areas usually experience more snow during the winter than areas located further south, but the area is hard to beat for beautiful views, gorgeous homes and a reasonable commute to Denver.