Bennett, Colorado | Adams County | 300 Acres
The Thornburg 300-acre property lies east of the Denver Metro Region and 2.8 miles north-east from the town of Bennett, Colorado. Rolling to flat topography, mature landscaping and lots of room to roam, improvements include a 110-year old home, fenced arena and six-stall barn with a tack room. One-half mile of Kiowa Creek crosses the property creating a creek bottom enhanced by mature cottonwood trees, indigenous grasses and a hideout for wildlife. This property lends is a great opportunity for 4-H families and horse people. A unique added feature is the 90-acre gravel permit on the property and included in the sale.
The Thornburg Acreage consists of a 90-acre permitted sand and gravel pit along with an opportunity to own land for horses close to Denver, Colorado.Close Details
Bennett is a small but growing town with community services, good schools, no congestion, clean air and a strong sense of community, where neighbors know neighbors and offer a hand when needed. The Town boasts over six miles of walking and biking trails, numerous parks, a community center, a recreation center and 200+ acres of protected open spaces. Bennett is experiencing new residential growth and is thriving and growing into a self-sustaining community with an excellent public school system, and a growing hub for goods and services along the I-70 corridor.
The 950+/- square foot home is three-bedroom, one-bath and 110 years old and while it is livable, it is a prime candidate for a remodel. Nearby is a detached oversized two-car garage/shop. The 36’ x 60’- six-stall barn was built in 1984 and includes a tack room; five of the stalls opens out into separated custom pipe fence turn out pens. The custom pipe fencing 300’ x 190’ outside arena has sand footing, includes roping chutes, stripping cute and catch pen.
A 90-acre permitted sand and gravel pit is located on the property.