Archive for December, 2013

4 bed/4 bath home for sale in Banning Lewis Ranch!


8264 Knotty Alder Ct, Colorado Springs, CO  80927


Information About the Home:

Beautiful 2-story home with upgrades throughout! You will want to call this home as soon as you step onto the covered front porch.  Extensive hardwood flooring will greet you as you enter the home.  The front room can be utilized as a formal living room, reading room, or office.  The open kitchen is great for entertaining with granite countertops, an island, and kitchen pantry.  One of the many upgrades this home has to offer is a gas line in the kitchen.  The dining area walks out to the patio through an 8ft sliding glass door.  The Great room has a gas fireplace with a blower to keep you warm during the cold winter nights.

Upstairs, you enter the spacious and bright master bedroom through double French doors.  The adjoining 5-piece master bath offers marble subway tile, double sinks with kitchen height counters, a soaking tub, and a walk-in closet. The laundry room is also located on the upper level and has its own dedicated vent fan.  The secondary bedrooms on the upper level share a full bath with double sinks.  The basement has a bonus rec room, a sizable bedroom, 3/4 bath, and storage area with plenty of room for your things.

The seasonal backyard is Xeriscaped with an 11 ft Colorado spruce tree, perennials, raised garden beds, a 21’x16′ patio, and views of Pikes Peak. The automatic sprinkler system makes yard maintenance easy.

What you will love about the seasonal backyard:  11 ft Colorado Spruce, brandywine crabapple tree, red delicious apple tree, mugo pine shrubs, 3 varieties of barberry (golden, crimson & orange rocket), forsythia, wine and roses weigela, purple-leaf sand cherry, red twig dogwood, blue star junipers, holy (blue prince & princess), royal purple smoke bush, mock orange, hollandia brooms, spring flowers such as tulips, alliums (moly, unifolium & caeruleum), narcissus (paperwhites & daffodils), muscari, hyacinths, iris (bearded & Siberian), asiatic lilies, columbine, peony.  Summer flowers such as daylilies, yarrow, penstemon, perovskia, phlox, liatris, salvia, dianthus, coral bells, creeping rose (happy chappy).  Fall colors, deciduous/evergreen shrubs and perennial/herbaceous plants.

Information About the Neighborhood:

Being located in the Banning Lewis Ranch community is an added bonus! The HOA dues at $124 per month include trash and recycling and access to the Ranch House.  The Ranch House features a large kitchen for get-togethers, meeting areas, a Jr. Olympic swimming pool with a splash play area, a fitness center, and tennis courts!  Ranch House events include summer concerts, movie night at the pool, s’mores night, exercise classes (circuit training, Pilates, yoga), toddler time, and story time.

You will enjoy the pocket parks, trails and open space located throughout the neighborhood.  The Fit & Fun Park features outdoor exercise structures and a play area.  Climbers Park is a new park in the neighborhood with fabricated series of rocks for little climbers.  Cottonwood Preserve offers natural green space with a running/walking trail.

Contact Patricia Beck with RE/MAX Properties, INC for more information at 719-660-9058