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  • Water Valley, Windsor, Colorado Waterfront Living

    Posted Under: General Area in Windsor, Home Buying in Windsor  |  April 14, 2012 5:27 PM  |  1,910 views  |  No comments
    Water Valley, Windsor, Colorado active adultColorado is well-known for its sun-filled days, beautiful scenery and fantastic outdoor recreation. Lake lovers in particular will surely appreciate the beautiful Water Valley community offering easy lake access, ideal for enjoying a casual waterfront lifestyle.

    Water Valley is located in the town of Windsor, between Fort Collins and Greeley. Residents of all ages are welcome to call this waterfront community home yet it is very appealing to active adults in search of a lake front community. The community is set on 700 acres of land and is planned to have 2,600 homes upon completion. There are five man-make lakes throughout the community designed for swimming, boating (non-motorized) and fishing. Popular activities including canoeing, kayaking or just lounging on a raft taking in the soothing sounds of the rippling water.

    Aside from beautiful lakes, Water Valley Colorado also features an amazing semi-private golf course. The Pelican Lakes Golf & Country Club boasts 27-holes of championship golf highlighted by challenging water play, meticulous greens, lush fairways and mature trees. The impressive clubhouse has 14,000 square feet of space dedicated to a full-service pro-shop, restaurant, banquet facilities, a swimming pool and fitness center. The unique architecture of the clubhouse features massive logs, sparkling granite and natural flagstone. Inside and out, the clubhouse is beautifully designed to make the most of its scenic location and capture the breathtaking views of the Poudre River Valley. Other highlights of Water Valley include a 7.5 mile trail for walking or biking plus a rambling river winding throughout the community. Wildlife also loves making their home here and residents often spot pelicans, eagle and deer.

    The homes at Water Valley are being built by a collection of builders offering something for everyone. The community opened in 1995 and plans call for 2,600 homes to be built upon completion. Available home styles include single-family, attached and condominiums. Prices range from the mid $100’s to the high $1 millions. A special enclave known as the Good Samaritan Society will provide senior living apartments and patio homes in a special age-restricted section. With so many homes to choose from in such a wide price range, it’s easy to find your dream home in this dreamy, waterfront community.

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  • Water Valley, Windsor, Colorado

    Posted Under: Home Buying in Windsor  |  July 31, 2010 7:19 AM  |  1,595 views  |  No comments
    Water Valley, COWater Valley is the premiere North Colorado resort-style residential community. Although Water Valley is open to residents of all ages, those searching for active adult communities in Colorado will surely be drawn to the fantastic collection of amenities.

    The Water Valley community boasts 700 acres of lakes and open spaces. Residents enjoy fabulous outdoor recreation including biking, swimming, boating and even trophy bass fishing. There are five main lakes which were professionally engineered meaning they include water-quality-control systems ensuring the water is always safe for swimming.

    The majestic setting of Water Valley is surrounded by pristine waters with a backdrop of Rocky Mountain views. The community is quite unique and unmatched by any other nearby CO active adult community. Residents enjoy breathtaking views while basking in the Colorado sunshine, beside or on the water … right outside their back doors. The community also features a 27-hole golf course and 7.5 miles of walking and biking trails. Nature lovers will appreciate the frequent sightings of eagles, pelicans and deer roaming through the acres of preserved land.

    The Pelican Lakes Golf and Country Club is located right within the community and is available for residents to join. Aside from the 27-holes of golf, the facility also features a health club, swimming pool and a wonderful restaurant. The clubhouse is a huge lodge-style structure designed with a Western Pioneer look & feel complete with massive log beams. There Is also a banquet facility for groups of 200, a beach volleyball court and a large sundeck with panoramic views of golf course greens, sparkling lakes and scenic mountain peaks.

    Water Valley Colorado is not an age-restricted active adult community however the majestic setting and thoughtfully designed homes have made the community a favorite among retirees. Within the community there is a great option for senior living, known as the Good Samaritan Society which provides senior living apartments and patio homes located within an age-restricted section of the Water Valley community.

    Homes at Water Valley are priced from the mid $100’s to well over $2 million. Prospective home buyers can choose from a wide variety of home builders offering styles including condos, patio homes, townhomes and single family homes. Today, shoppers can build their own new construction home or choose from a wide selection of resale homes. The homes located within the age-restricted Good Samaritan section include condos priced from the upper $100’s and patio homes priced from the upper $300’s.

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