Just 20 miles from metro Denver, nestled in acres of green space and trails, you’ll find Littleton, CO—acclaimed by WalletHub as the #8 Best Small City in America. Here in Littleton, you’ll discover all the conveniences of the big city yet still feel the charm of small-town living. And something exciting is coming soon to this culture-rich area: Ascent Village at Sterling Ranch.
This highly anticipated master planned community of new homes in Denver, CO, is just about the best place you could imagine for living your most inspired life. Read on to learn our top four reasons to make Ascent Village at Sterling Ranch your new address.
Stunning Homes Built for The Way You Live
Bringing Taylor Morrison’s innovative design and quality craftsmanship, your new home in Ascent Village is sure to make your everyday living experience both luxurious and convenient. With contemporary designs inspired by you, you’ll discover authentic Colorado architecture filled with the distinct features and details our homebuyers love most, like thoughtful, open concept designs that maximize space, upscale finishes, and flexible options.
Speaking of options, our new homes for sale in Littleton will offer an array of possibilities to make your home exactly what you need for your lifestyle.
- If having extra room outdoors is important so you can spend the weekend tossing a football or hosting backyard barbecues, you can select one of Ascent Village’s oversized homesites.
- If you want a game room, man cave, guest suite, or simply extra living space, you’ll be able to include a finished basement in your home design.
- If you have a lot of 4-wheeled toys or want some extra storage space for your holiday decorations, you can extend the garage 2 to 4 feet.
It’s all about what you need to live the life you’ve been dreaming of.
And those are just some of the choices you’ll have in the overall structure of your home—you’ll still get to personalize your new home with all the colors, materials, and finishes that suit your style when you visit the Denver Design Studio, an experience reserved just for Taylor Morrison homebuyers.
Big City Lights, Small Town Charm
Ascent at Sterling Ranch is perfectly situated to give you the best of both big city amenities and the close-knit feel of a small town. A short drive will bring you to the vibrant and energetic city of Denver, where you can sample all the incredible things to do, see, eat, and explore, as well as enjoy plenty of job opportunities and health and public services for every need.
But if you want to hang around Littleton itself, you won’t be disappointed in the variety of things there are to delight and entertain you just moments from your new front door. Downtown Littleton is an exciting hub all its own with a variety of unique boutiques, bars, eateries, galleries, and community events. You’ll discover quirky artisans’ markets where you can find the perfect piece of funky art to hang in your new home, delicious restaurants that’ll leave you full in more ways than one, and events that bring the community together to celebrate, like the annual Block Party in June.
Outside of Downtown Littleton, there are also plenty more things to do with your loved ones big and small:
- State Parks
- Splash Pads
- Mini Golf
- Sporting Courts
Plus, you can easily access Littleton on the RTD light rail—the D and C lines both make a stop in Littleton, which makes exploring other areas of Denver quick and simple. One thing is for sure, living in Ascent at Sterling Ranch, you’ll never be bored.
A Great Escape to the Great Outdoors
An ideal spot for outdoor enthusiasts, Littleton real estate boasts majestic mountain vistas, over 1,400 acres of green spaces, and more than 200 miles of trails—30 of which you’ll find winding throughout the Sterling Ranch master plan, connecting our residents with the harmony of nature.
If you love hiking and viewing wildlife, make sure to visit South Platte Park for the 8-mile-long Mary Carter Greenway Trail and the Carson Nature Center.
Or, if you really want to get up close with nature, enjoy horseback riding, camping, fishing, and kayaking in Chatfield State Park.
Be awestruck with the geological wonders at Roxborough State Park or bike the High Line Canal Trail that runs from Aurora to Chatfield.
Or, if you’re feeling extra adventurous, several weekend getaway destinations are only a couple hours away, including Rocky Mountain National Park and the famous Breckenridge, Vail, and Aspen skiing hotspots.
In and around Littleton, there are nearly endless ways to immerse yourself in the great outdoors.
Fantastic Education Opportunities
The Denver area scores highly on U.S. News’ college readiness index with a score of 7.7 out of 10—and there’s no doubt the quality of education plays a major role in the strength of a community and our future.
We’re proud that our new homes in Littleton are part of the award-winning Douglas County School District, which uses innovative approaches to tailor education to our students, such as allowing each school in the district the flexibility to design its own instructional programs as well as giving parents choices in enrollment, charter schools, gifted programs, magnet schools, and more.
With the vision to “create responsible citizens who contribute to society,” the students living at Ascent at Sterling Ranch will enjoy a top-notch education that gives them the opportunity to learn today and lead tomorrow.
There are also several higher education facilities that call Denver home, and three that are ranked by U.S. News as some of the best in the country: Regis University, University of Denver, and the University of Colorado at Boulder.
However you choose to learn in Littleton, a great education is something you can go ahead and check off your must-have list!
Get a Head Start Owning Your Amazing New Littleton Home
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