Zip Code – 80104
Elementary – South Ridge
Middle – Mesa
High School – Douglas County
HOA Name – Haystack Acres
HOA Phone Number – none given
HOA Web Site – Currently Unavailable
Haystack Acres Castle Rock CO Property for Sale
A highly sought-after neighborhood to the southeast of downtown Castle Rock, Haystack Acres boasts stunning luxury homes, a great location near golf courses and parks, and easy access to surrounding communities via I-25. Haystack Acres is an equestrian community at heart, featuring large home sites equipped with stables, bridle paths, or barns fit for beloved horses. Denver and Colorado Springs are both 40 minutes from Haystack Acres while the DTC is half an hour door-to-door, and the urban amenities, eateries, and events of downtown Castle Rock are less than 10 minutes away from this tranquil horse-lover’s paradise.
Homes for Sale
The diverse properties in Haystack Acres were built starting in the 1970s. You can find older homes that have since been updated to fit a modern lifestyle and aesthetic as well as properties that were constructed in the 2000s. Since this master-planned community contains only 9 properties, they are only rarely placed on the market for sale. Most of the homes in the area are custom or semi-custom single-family properties that can include as much as 10 acres of private land. These expansive properties sell for anywhere from $800,000 to $1,250,000 for about 5,000 square feet inside and acres upon acre outside.
Built in a rustic style that reflects the rugged land on which they sit, homes in Haystack Acres can be either ranch or 2-story. Prospective homebuyers may find these features in Haystack Acres estates:
- Gourmet kitchen with slab granite countertops, knotty alder cabinets, double ovens, and double dishwashers,
- Living spaces with 2-story stone fireplace and wooden beamed ceilings,
- Unfinished upstairs loft for guest room, office, or library,
- Relaxation with jetted tub in 5-piece master bath,
- Covered deck and patio,
- Barns with storage for farm equipment or workshop with tool room,
- Heated barn with wet bar for entertaining,
- Stalls, paddock, round pen, or chicken coop, or
- Additional guest home with private bed and bath.
Haystack Acres is managed by the HOA of the same name.
Haystacks Acres estates are coveted for being one of the few horse communities in Castle Rock, but residents also love its close proximity to downtown Castle Rock. With enough unique restaurants, coffee shops, and beer gardens to satisfy any foodie, entertainment options ranging from movies at the AMC to paint and sip art classes at Wine and Sprits, and basic necessities from the Safeway and Walgreens. Castle Rock also has great community events perfect for the whole family in the local parks and at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.
Children from Haystack Acres have the option of attending South Ridge Elementary, Mesa Middle School, and Douglas County High School, all part of the Douglas County School System. Recognized nationwide for their academic excellence, Douglas County public schools are among the best in the state.
Haystack Acres is just minutes from Rhyolite Regional Park, which features hiking and mountain biking trails, a basketball court, a playground, a synthetic turf field, a tennis court with lights, and more. The greens of the Plum Creek Golf Club are also just around the corner.