Bordering the northern edge of Colorado Springs, Gleneagle is a scenic community with a wide variety of housing options. In addition to its gorgeous mountain views and quiet suburban lifestyle, the area offers a great location within minutes of the U.S. Air Force Academy and Colorado Springs. This guide provides insight into the local area and a regularly updated list of Gleneagle homes for sale right now.
What Makes it Unique?
Developed on a coveted plot of land, Gleneagle showcases gorgeous views of the Rocky Mountains. It’s also perfectly placed near I-25, Monument and downtown Colorado Springs.
Located in the Northgate area, the Gleneagle community provides residents with a sparse suburban feel in peaceful and established neighborhoods. It’s convenient location positions homeowners within minutes of great dining, shopping and outdoor recreation.
The Northgate area has blossomed in recent years with the arrival of the Bass Pro Shop commercial center. Restaurants, grocery stores and shopping are now conveniently located nearby.
A peaceful suburban area, Gleneagle is popular among retirees and families who want a quiet lifestyle while maintaining the many advantages of living near a larger, metropolitan area. Located approximately 20 minutes north of Colorado Springs, Gleneagle offers quick access to celebrated attractions, including U.S. Air Force Academy Planetarium, Rocky Mountain Motorcycle Museum, Western Museum of Mining & Industry, Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, Garden of the Gods and Glen Eyrie Castle.
Gleneagle is also well-placed near premier employment opportunities, in both Denver and Colorado Springs. The area’s convenient location near prominent tech companies and other industries makes it especially attractive to commuters. It’s also within driving distance of the Air Force Academy, Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station, Fort Carson Army Base, Peterson Air Force Base and Schriever Air Force Base in El Paso County.
Just minutes from the great dining, shopping, entertainment and arts communities in Colorado Springs, Gleneagle sits amid a striking natural landscape near great hiking, biking and fishing. It’s also just moments from dynamic sporting events in the Falcon Stadium at the United States Air Force Academy.
Living in Gleneagle
Located directly across from the Air Force Academy in the Northgate area, Gleneagle offers spectacular views of the Front Range, Pikes Peak and the Academy itself. Residents enjoy plenty of open space and trails, along with the well-manicured Fox Run Regional Park which offers playgrounds, a dog park and plenty of scenic trails for biking, hiking and horseback riding.
Students living in Gleneagle are districted to Academy District 20 schools, which include seven high schools, eight middle schools, 21 elementary schools and The Classical Academy Charter School. Many students in Gleneagle attend Antelope Trails Elementary School, Eagleview Middle School and Air Academy H.S. Discovery Canyon Campus (DCC) is also just minutes away on Northgate Blvd. Young residents of Gleneagle enjoy modern high school curriculums geared toward readying young minds for major state colleges and out-of-state universities. Gleneagle parents can rest assured that their kids will get a quality education from highly trained teachers in well-equipped facilities.
Gleneagle real estate includes large, single-family properties with gorgeous views of the front range. Built between the 1980s to late 1990s, most of the homes are 2,000 to 4,500 square feet and priced between $300,000 to $900,000. There is also lots and new real estate available throughout the area. The median sales price in Gleneagle is about $405,000 and the median sales price per square foot is $121.
Flying Horse, Stone Crossing, Northgate Highlands, Sun Hills, Trail Ridge and The Farm are other popular neighborhoods within the Northgate area. There is some new construction in Flying Horse, The Farm and the new subdivision of Flying Horse North. There are also several townhomes and condos in the Gleneagle area which are popular with residents working at the Air Force Academy.
If you’re thinking of buying a new home in Gleneagle or need help selling your existing property, contact The Wheaton Team. Over the past decade, we’ve developed a well-earned reputation for specializing in residential real estate in Gleneagle, Colorado Springs and all of El Paso County.
Visit www.thewheatonteam.com to browse our listings of current homes for sale in Gleneagle or contact us directly at 719-536-4581. Our skilled team of passionate real estate professionals will guide you through the home buying/selling process and provide insight into what it will be like living in Gleneagle.