VILLAGE CENTER AT WOODMOOR – MONUMENT, CO NEW HOME COMMUNITY
Village Center at Woodmoor is located within the town of Monument in the “Woodmoor” community which occupies approximately 2,000 acres of land with 51 miles of roadway, serving over 9,000 residents. Woodmoor is situated in the northern part of unincorporated El Paso County, straddling the Palmer Divide near the historic town of Monument and about 25 minutes from downtown Colorado Springs. The land in Woodmoor includes forests of Ponderosa Pines, grassy meadows, and hilly areas with a wide variety of vegetation. Elevations in this area range from 6,900 to 7,400 feet above sea level.
Village Center at Woodmoor is the newest housing development in the area, which opened in July 2016. This area includes approximately 39 acres which are master planned for single family homes. Lot sizes range from 7,419 SF to 14,097 SF with the average size being approximately 8,000 SF.
Convenience and Serenity
This new upscale development is adjacent to the Black Forest, which is famous for its high concentration of Ponderosa Pines. The property is just east of I-25 and adjacent to Highway 105. With easy access to I-25, residents in Village Center at Woodmoor will enjoy an easy commute to both Colorado Springs and Denver.
As part of the Tri-Lakes region, the nearby towns of Monument and Palmer Lake boast a wide variety of arts and culture, dining, outdoor recreation, shopping and seasonal activities. In historic downtown Monument, wooden sidewalks lead to art galleries, a Victorian tea house, and numerous gift, antique and toy shops. Palmer Lake features shops, cozy restaurants and a museum run by the Palmer Lake Historical Society. Here visitors will find everything from antiques to homemade jewelry.
Several recreation areas provide opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy the natural landscape. A 15-mile segment of the Santa Fe Regional Trail starts at Palmer Lake and runs south through Monument to the southern boundary of the Air Force Academy, follows part of the old Atkinson, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad.
The Homes of Village Center at Woodmoor
Campbell Homes is pleased to be a premier builder at Village Center at Woodmoor, offering a variety of architectural styles designed to fit within this ideal and serene location. With both ranch and two-story options, on garden and walk-out lots, you’ll be sure to find your dream home with Campbell Homes.
Tour the Campbell Homes Model
If Village Center at Woodmoor sounds like an ideal location for you, please contact our Community Sales Manager, Fred Heedt at firstname.lastname@example.org or 719.494.8010. Our model is open seven days a week and is located at 17970 Gypsum Canyon Court in Monument.
Beautiful scenery, friendly people and fascinating history are interwoven into the tapestry of the growing Tri-Lakes communities creating a rich environment characteristic only to this unique area. The charming towns of Monument, Palmer Lake and Woodmoor are at the north edge of El Paso County, situated at the high point between Denver and Colorado Springs known as the Palmer Divide.
Recreation and Outdoor Life
The Tri-Lakes area has miles of great hiking, biking and wildlife watching paths for your outdoor enjoyment. The Santa Fe Trail runs parallel to Interstate 25 and takes you through this beautiful section of the Pikes Peak region.
Palmer Lakes Recreational Area lies at the foot of Ben Lomand Mountain and includes 36 acres of regional beauty. The free trails stretch across stunning surroundings and open vistas. They wind around willow-lined lake and lead to a trail head of New Santa Fe.
Arts & Culture
The Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts is a thriving venue for art exhibits, concerts, benefits, children’s events, lectures, theater, demonstrations, receptions, classes, workshops and events for the community. Their extensive calendar of events provides opportunities to engage in the arts right in your own backyard.
The United States Air Force Academy is a wonder to behold with the most popular stops being the Cadet Chapel, Visitor Center and Falcon Stadium.
Shopping and Events
Monument enjoys unique galleries and boutiques, restaurants and business offices. During the holiday season the area is a favorite stop for locals and tourists to enjoy celebrations such as Small Town Christmas and arts and craft fairs. Summer finds the town filled with beautiful flowers, Art Hop events, a huge 4th of July Celebration, Concerts in the Park and several family summer activities.
The Monument Community Garden was established in 2010 and built as an Eagle Scout project using all locally donated materials. They grow organic produce for participants and for the local food bank, Tri-Lakes Cares. You’ll find them in the center of Lavelett Park on the west side of Beacon Lite Road between Third Street and HWY 105 in Monument. Participation is free, and all gardeners, experienced or inexperienced, are welcome to get involved and help us grow. For additional information you can visit the Community Garden Facebook page.
Lewis Palmer School District #38
The Lewis-Palmer School District serves the Village Center at Woodmoor neighborhood and is situated at the north end of El Paso County, north of the United States Air Force Academy. Serving about 6,000 students, the district encompasses Palmer Lake, Monument, Woodmoor and the northern part of the Black Forest area.
In addition to the core curriculum, all district schools offer programs to meet the unique learning needs of students that qualify for Special Education, Gifted and Talented services and for those students that speak languages other than English. Indicators of student learning, as measured by state and national tests, confirm that District 38 ranks among the highest in the state. The high school graduation rate is over 95%, and approximately 85% continue on to college. The district provides bus transportation and a hot lunch program, and school-sponsored athletic programs are available for boys and girls at the middle and high school levels.
Monument and the surrounding areas offer a wide variety of dining options including the infamous Rosie’s Diner, where you’ll enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner in a retro environment complete with ultra friendly service, milkshakes and working jukeboxes.
Catriona Cellars is a locally owned café, winery and tasting room located in downtown Monument. They have a gourmet selection of crostini’s, sliders, soups and salads in addition to great wines and a dessert menu. Visit the outdoor courtyard patio in the summertime for a relaxing afternoon or evening treat.
Other nearby options include the Backeast Bar and Grill, in Monument for Wednesday Trivia nights and live weekend music, or head over to Palmer Lake and visit the Speedtrap Bistro for lunch during the week or stop by for music on select Friday and Saturday evenings.
For shopping needs, you have several options. If you need a bigger grocery store with a larger variety, you may want to use King Soopers on Baptist Road or Safeway just off Highway 105 in Monument. For home or outdoor projects, you’ll enjoy the quick 5-minute trip to nearby Home Depot.
If you’re interested in family friendly fitness options, visit the new Monument YMCA for workout, child care, classes and indoor swimming.
The shopping in Monument is quaint and laid-back. There are plenty of small, mom and pop type businesses for home decor, gifts, books, jewelry, florals and more. You can see the entire list at Monument Merchants. If you’re an art lover, you’ll enjoy the Third Thursday events in downtown Monument during the summer months. They’re a great way to discover the local art scene.
If you have serious shopping needs, you can easily head north and be at one of our favorites, Park Meadows Mall, in just 30 minutes or head south to the upscale Promenade Shops at Briargate in less than 15 minutes!