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Welcome to Thornton, Colorado

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Thornton is a home rule municipality in Adams and Weld counties in the U.S. state of Colorado, located in the northeast quadrant of the Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. Thornton is 10 miles (16 km) north/northeast of downtown Denver. The United States Census Bureau reported the city’s growing population at 118,772 on April 1, 2010, a 44.2% increase from the 2000 Census population of 82,384. Thornton is the sixth-most populous city in the state of Colorado and the 213th-most populous city in the United States.

Thornton consisted solely of farmland until 1953 when Sam Hoffman purchased a lot off Washington Street about seven miles (11 km) north of Denver. The town he laid out was the first fully planned community in Adams County, and the first to offer full municipal services from a single tax levy, including recreation services and free trash pickup. Thornton was named in honor of Former Colorado Governor Dan Thornton.

The Thornton Community Association (TCA) was formed in 1954 to help guide the new community’s development. By the end of 1955, Thornton had 5,500 residents in over 1,200 homes. The TCA was instrumental in Thornton’s 1956 incorporation as a city. Oyer G. Leary was elected the first mayor.

Major highways in Thornton are I-25, I-76, SH 7, SH 44, SH 224, and E-470.

Thornton is served by the Denver Regional Transportation District (RTD), which provides bus service to Thornton and the rest of the Denver metropolitan area.

The major airport that serves Thornton is Denver International Airport.

Thornton is served primarily by three school districts: Adams County School District 12, Mapleton Public Schools, and Brighton School District 27J. These include four high schools (Thornton High School, Vantage Point High School, Skyview High School, and Horizon High School), five middle schools and fourteen elementary schools. There are several charter schools in or near Thornton: Stargate School, Colorado Virtual Academy, New America School, Westgate Community Charter School.

Thornton has several libraries and is served by the Rangeview Library District.

Thornton has 81 city parks and nearly 2,000 acres (8.1 km2) of parks and open space. There are over 80 miles (130 km) of trails throughout the city. Recreational facilities include the Margaret Carpenter Recreation Center[13] and the Thornton Community Center. Golf courses include the Thorncreek Golf Course and Todd Creek Golf.

Thornton is located at 39°54′11″N 104°57′16″W (39.903043, -104.954406).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 27.2 square miles (70 km2), of which, 26.9 square miles (70 km2) is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) (1.25%) is water.

Thornton has several shopping areas, such as Larkridge Mall, Thornton Town Center, and Thorncreek Crossing Shopping Center. Larkridge is home to national anchor tenants, big box retailers, and restaurants, and has a pedestrian village. Larkridge is anchored by Colorado’s first Sears Grand store, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Bed, Bath & Beyond, and PetsMart. DaveCo Liquor Store is the largest liquor store in the world.

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Thornton Homes for Sale

Amazing mountain views! 3.5 Acre Site custom build by Custom Homes by Dana. Private country enclave close to shopping, trains, open space and numerous amenities. Use builder's design or your own. Home site allows for outbuildings such as horse shelter, toy garage, casita or carriage house. 15-18 mos construction time. High end finishes standard. Architecture by Whitten Design Group,LLC. Contact listing agent to set up appointment with builder. $1,995,000 Active

4200 E 145th Avenue Thornton, Colorado

5 Beds 6 Baths 5,792 SqFt 3.560 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of Callaway Group Real Estate, LLC

Amazing mountain views! 3.5 Acre Site custom build by Custom Homes by Dana. Private country enclave close to shopping, trails, open space numerous amenities. Use builder's design or your own. Home site allows for outbuildings such as horse shelter, toy garage, casita or carriage house. 15-18 mos construction time. High end finishes standard. Architecture by Whitten Design Group, LLC. Contact listing agent to set up appointment with builder. $1,495,000 Active

4100 E 145th Avenue Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 3 Baths 2,942 SqFt 3.560 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of Callaway Group Real Estate, LLC

WE ARE IN RECEIPT OF MULTIPLE OFFERS - Delight in this superb remodeled 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom, 5,112 total sq ft ranch style home with finished walk-out basement, 3 car attached garage and separate 1200 sq ft RV barn with workshop and upper storage level. Stunning circular driveway, professional landscaping, new exterior paint, cedar beams, custom garage doors, a 50 year roof and covered front porch welcomes you to this exquisite home.  New hardwood floors greet you, continuing through main living area and master bedroom. Interior updates include plantation shutters, new trim, doors and fixtures throughout. Spacious, updated formal dining room. Bright home office/library offers custom built-in shelving. 42" latte glazed Maple soft close cabinets highlight the gorgeous kitchen, with granite counters, island, LG stainless steel appliances and stylish closet pantry. Open Great room is the heart of the home with vaulted ceiling and new gas fireplace crowned with a handcrafted mantle. Retreat to the master suite and enjoy the stunning spa-like 5 piece en-suite master bathroom. Two additional upper bedrooms and a jack and jill bathroom keep kids and guests happy. Updated laundry even allows for a handy pet bath. Finished walkout basement is great for multi-generational living, with a bedroom suite, en-suite bathroom and great recreation area with access to covered patio. Beautifully landscaped, the backyard is the perfect place to relax with a large deck, firepit with Breeze patio, well-planned garden, and dwarf apple and cherry trees. Easy commute to DIA, Downtown Denver and Boulder. 

Please be sure to take advantage of all virtual resources to familiarize yourself with the property prior to in-person showings. Information provided herein is from sources deemed reliable but not guaranteed and iprovided without the intention that any buyer rely upon it. Listing Broker takes no responsibility for its accuracy and all information must be independently verified by buyers. $984,000 Pending

14720 Uinta Street Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 4 Baths 5,112 SqFt 1.550 Acres

Sale Type: Pending Listing courtesy of Colorado Home Realty

Check out this stunning move-in ready home! The gourmet kitchen makes a statement with its premium finishes, upgraded cabinets, and stainless steel appliances. The two-story family room boasts a see-thru gas fireplace that's an eye-catcher the moment you walk in the room. Relax in the secluded second-floor master suite that boasts a lavish bath with incredible tile upgrades, a free-standing tub, and ample closet space. The expanded covered porch is ideal for outdoor entertaining. Amenities in the community include a 9 acre park, multi-purpose room with kitchenette, conference rooms, workout area, and pool with hot tub. This home is a must see—schedule a tour today! $879,689 Active

14072 Jersey Circle Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 4 Baths 4,672 SqFt 0.250 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Preferred Realty

BETTER THAN NEW!  This fully loaded Hayden model sits on a large .2 acre lot and boasts a spacious walkout basement ready for your finishing touches.  Step inside the grand entry and admire this beautiful curved staircase that will have all of your friends talking. The stylish kitchen is loaded with higher end cabinetry, quartz counters and Kitchen Aid appliances.  The oversized island will be the perfect place to gather and admire the stunning view out to the covered deck that spans the back of entire home.  The great room will be perfect for entertaining and features a gorgeous floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace.  The master suite offers a generous walk-in closet and a luxurious bathroom.  This home must be seen to be appreciated as there is too much to list.  Don't miss this one! $834,900 Active Under Contract

14233 Kearney Loop Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 4 Baths 5,267 SqFt 0.200 Acres

Sale Type: Active Under Contract Listing courtesy of Fathom Realty Colorado LLC

Calling all builders and developers: 5 buildable acres in Thornton surrounded by other single family home neighborhoods! Projecting 14 to 22 lots depending on lot / home sizes you see fit for the site development. Pre App notes, traffic study, and survey available. One single-family residence and several small outbuildings on-site. Current home is in good condition and could be rented. $799,999 Active

12301 Holly Street Thornton, Colorado

3 Beds 1 Baths 1,350 SqFt 5.040 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of USRealty.com, LLP

VERY RARE OPPORTUNITY TO GET A SUPERHOME SL, LAST ONE FOR A WHILE!!!! There’s plenty of space to accommodate dual living situations in the SUPERHOME SL- This two-story home features six spacious bedrooms and three and one-half baths in the main home! The attached private suite features a private living area, kitchenette, laundry, bathroom, bedroom and retreat or optional second bedroom! The suite features a private entrance as well as direct access to the main home! Offering the best in both privacy and connectivity, these homes were designed to accommodate the family you’re raising and the family that raised you! See how this home and Lennar offer exceptional value and features! $729,600 Pending

4876 E 146th Court Thornton, Colorado

6 Beds 5 Baths 6,085 SqFt 0.240 Acres

Sale Type: Pending Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Professionals

Available January 2021! Gorgeous Hamilton ranch plan features 3 beds, 2 baths, study, great room, kitchen, unfinished basement & 3 car garage. This home backs to a greenbelt & golf course and has an large covered deck.  Beautiful upgrades and finishes througout. Amenities abound in the Lennar Heritage Todd Creek community providing the best of Colorado living with all the latest technology. Lennar provides the latest in energy efficiency and state of the art technology with several fabulous floorplans to choose from. Energy efficiency, and technology/connectivity seamlessly blended with luxury to make your new house a home. What some builders consider high-end upgrades, Lennar makes a standard inclusion. You will not be disappointed. This community offers single family homes for active adult lifestyles. Close to dining, shopping, entertainment and other amenities. So much to see and do in this charming community – something for everyone. Easy commute to DIA, Downtown Denver, Golden, Boulder and beyond. Fabulous Homesite Come see what you have been missing today! Don’t wait – this community is selling quickly! $699,150 Active

15542 Willow Street Thornton, Colorado

3 Beds 2 Baths 3,774 SqFt 0.170 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Masters Millennium

Gorgeous and spacious home in the coveted Cundall Farms subdivision. Home is move-in ready and features an open floor plan. You will walk-in to a spacious great room that will lead you to the kitchen, family room, or staircase to the basement. Kitchen is huge with plenty of counter space, large kitchen island, granite countertops, walk-in pantry, and butler's pantry/bar area. The home is perfect for entertaining or for a growing family. The main floor has a guest bedroom and a full bathroom which is convenient for guests or mother-in-law. Before you proceed to the three car garage, you will enter a spacious mudroom. Upstairs features another massive loft great for a theater room, office or gym. Master bedroom is spacious and full of windows with a walk-in closet and 5-piece master bathroom. It has three additional guest bedrooms, and one of them is en-suite bedroom. If this space is not enough, the basement has been stubbed out with plumbing and electricity, or leave it as-is for a mancave. If you are looking for outdoor entertainment, home sits a oversized corner lot, and the backyard has a covered porch and grass throughout. Hurry and don't miss this great opportunity, only few homes in this subdivision boast this square footage. **Note: Seller is currently working with Assessor's Office to adjust the property taxes to reflect that of the Cundall Farms community.** This lovely home is located in a family-friendly neighborhood with walking paths throughout and a large park with a soccer field, basketball court and a large play area. Located close to shopping at the Denver Premier Outlets and entertainment like Top Golf and bowling at the Summit Thornton. Conveniences such as a grocery store, restaurants, Costco, and Home Depot are minutes away. Easy access to I-25 and E 470. $695,000 Active Under Contract

15889 Clayton Way Thornton, Colorado

5 Beds 4 Baths 5,174 SqFt 0.170 Acres

Sale Type: Active Under Contract Listing courtesy of Brokers Guild Homes

$689,000 Pending

1507 E 131st Place Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 4 Baths 4,617 SqFt 0.160 Acres

Sale Type: Pending Listing courtesy of Resident Realty Colorado

Enjoy coming home to this immaculate two-story, 5 bed/3½ bath/3-car garage home, situated on a large corner lot with 
professional landscaping and stamped concrete patio. The open concept floor plan with lots of natural light is perfect for entertaining and boasts beautiful hardwood floors throughout the main level. In the formal living/dining room and spacious family room, you will immediately notice the modern double-sided fireplace. The eat-in gourmet kitchen has upgrades galore, including two-toned cabinets, quartz counter tops, large island, stainless steel appliances, including a double oven and gas cooktop. A large walk-in pantry, mudroom and half-bath for guests complete the first floor. Upstairs you will find a large loft that is the perfect homeschool area or office space, a generous master bedroom with a 5-piece en-suite bath, dual closets, 3 additional bedrooms that share a large bathroom w/double sinks and oversized laundry room for your convenience. The finished basement features a large family room with wet bar, bedroom #5, another full bathroom and plenty of storage. Dual furnace & A/C, as well as a tankless water heater add to this home’s efficiency. This stunning home is close to walking paths, a large park with a soccer field, basketball court and play area. Conveniently located near shopping at the Denver Premier Outlets, Costco, grocery stores, Restaurants and Top Golf. Easy access to I-25 and E 470. Don't miss this one! $679,000 Pending

15968 Clayton Street Thornton, Colorado

5 Beds 4 Baths 4,692 SqFt 0.190 Acres

Sale Type: Pending Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Action Realty LLC

Beautiful open concept home in the highly sought Cundall Farms community. As you walk in the front door the rooms are massive and open to the entire main level which is great for entertaining. The large kitchen includes a walk-in pantry, butler's pantry, large island with granite countertops, and plenty of cabinet space. Main level has a guest bedroom and a full guest bathroom for guests or mother-in-law. The mudroom leading to the garage has been updated with beautiful stacked stone ready for your design. The home features a massive loft in the upper level for movie nights, playroom, gym or office. One of the upper guest bedrooms is a en-suite perfect for older kids or guests. You will find two more guest bedrooms in the upper level including a spacious laundry room. Master Bedroom is large with a big walk-in closet, and a 5-piece master bathroom. Home is full of windows to let the light bright up every room in the house. If you prefer outdoor options, homes sits on a corner oversized lot. A covered front porch and a oversized backyard pergola for outdoor fun. Backyard has been landscaped with flagstone walkways throughout and a green yard for kids, dogs or entertaining. And if this space is not enough, the home includes an unfinished basement stubbed with plumbing and electricity to add more living space, or leave as-is for a man cave.  Ring and security system remain after sale. **Note: Seller is currently working with Assessor's Office to adjust the property taxes to reflect that of the Cundall Farms community.** This lovely home is located in a family-friendly neighborhood with walking paths throughout and a large park with a soccer field, basketball court and a large play area.  Easy access to I-25 and E 470. Hurry and don't miss out on this beautiful home!!! $675,000 Active

15838 Clayton Street Thornton, Colorado

5 Beds 4 Baths 5,174 SqFt 0.180 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of Brokers Guild Homes

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