Windsor Gardens is nestled on 143 acres amid sprawling lawns, blooming gardens and towering trees

Windsor Gardens is nestled on 143 acres amid sprawling lawns, blooming gardens, and towering trees.

As the only active adult community within the city of Denver, Colorado, Windsor Gardens puts residents within easy reach of shopping, dining, and cultural attractions. Within its own grounds, the well-established community offers resort-style amenities including an inviting clubhouse and a semi-private 9-hole golf course. Affordable home prices also make Windsor Gardens an appealing option for a wide range of active adult homebuyers.

Location

Windsor Gardens was built by EDI, between 1962 and 1973, as a retreat for active adult homebuyers aged 55 and older. Today the community includes 2,689 homes including condos and attached townhomes. It also features a 24/7 security patrol and a shuttle service that takes residents to area attractions, such as the nearby Cherry Creek Mall.

Residences

Homebuyers are often drawn to Windsor Gardens for its prime location and affordable homes. Condos are spread throughout the community in 84 four-story buildings and 20 two-story buildings. These homes were originally offered in about 10 different floor plans, sized from 720 to 2,145 square feet. Depending on the floor plan, condos may include one to three bedrooms and one to three bathrooms. Most units also include attached or detached garage parking spaces.

There are also 48 attached townhomes located within Windsor Gardens. These two-story homes range in size from 1,512 to 1,710 square feet. They typically include two or three bedrooms, a den, two full bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. Townhomes also feature an interior courtyard that is overlooked by a second-floor sundeck.

Residents can relax in the library with the latest novel.

Residents can relax in the library with the latest novel.

Amenities

Beyond its appealing homes, Windsor Gardens invites active adults with its 35,000-square-foot clubhouse. This spacious facility offers attractive social spaces, hobby and game rooms, and on-site dining at Blossoms Restaurant. Residents can enjoy entertainment in the multi-purpose ballroom or auditorium, play a game of cards or billiards, or take up a new hobby. The clubhouse features an arts and crafts studio, a lapidary studio, a stained glass studio, and a workshop.

The clubhouse also includes a fitness center with cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, as well as an aerobics and dance studio, and an indoor pool and spa area. Outdoors, the grounds feature a resort-style swimming pool, shuffleboard courts, horseshoe pits, a picnic pavilion, and a scenic pond. There are also walking and biking trails, and an area for RV parking.

Resident golfers love that Windsor Gardens winds around the semi-private Emerald Greens Golf Course, which offers both resident and non-resident membership. In addition to its 9-hole course, the facility also includes a putting green, a chipping green, a practice area, and a golf pro shop.

With a prime Denver location, appealing amenities and affordable homes, it's easy to see why active adults are drawn to Windsor Gardens.