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About Severance, CO

About the Town

 

Severance, Colorado, is a small but rapidly growing town nestled in the picturesque landscape of Weld County. Known for its welcoming community and small-town charm, Severance offers residents a peaceful, rural lifestyle with the convenience of nearby urban amenities. The town's history is deeply rooted in agriculture, a heritage that continues to influence its culture and economy today. Over recent years, Severance has seen significant growth, transforming from a quiet agricultural town into a thriving residential community. Despite this growth, it has managed to retain its close-knit community feel, making it an attractive place for families and individuals looking for a blend of country living and modern convenience.

 

Location

 

Situated in the northern part of Colorado, Severance is strategically located at the crossroads of Weld County Roads 74 and 23. This positioning places it within easy reach of larger cities such as Fort Collins, Greeley, and Loveland, allowing residents to enjoy the tranquility of rural life without being too far from urban centers. The town's location offers stunning views of the Rocky Mountains to the west, providing a picturesque backdrop that enhances its rural charm. Its accessibility to major highways also makes Severance an ideal location for commuters and those who wish to explore the natural beauty and recreational activities available in northern Colorado.

 

Climate & Average Temperatures

 

Severance experiences a semi-arid climate characterized by distinct seasons, ample sunshine, and low humidity. Summers in Severance are warm and occasionally hot, with average temperatures ranging from the high 80s to low 90s (Fahrenheit) during the day, cooling down to the 50s and 60s at night. Winters are cold but generally mild compared to other parts of Colorado, with daytime temperatures often in the 40s and 50s, and nighttime temperatures dropping below freezing. The town receives moderate snowfall in the winter months, contributing to its scenic beauty. Spring and autumn are particularly pleasant, offering mild temperatures and an array of colorful foliage.

 

Population

 

As of the last census, Severance has experienced a notable increase in population, reflecting its growing appeal as a residential community. The town's population has expanded significantly over the past decade, with families and individuals attracted to its quality of life, affordable housing, and community-oriented atmosphere. This growth has spurred the development of new housing, schools, and amenities, further enhancing Severance's attractiveness as a place to live.

 

Factoid About the Town

 

One of the most charming and quirky facts about Severance is its historical law that made it illegal to throw snowballs. This unusual ordinance became a humorous point of pride for the town and was often cited as an example of its unique character. However, in a delightful turn of events, the law was overturned in recent years thanks to the efforts of a young resident, making it legal once again to engage in snowball fights. This story not only highlights the town's whimsical side but also showcases its close-knit community and responsive governance, where even the youngest residents have a voice and can make a difference.

Popular Severence Properties

$1,365,000
5 Beds 4 Baths 1007296 MLS ACTIVE Status
Welcome to your modern farmhouse retreat nestled with expansive mountain views only 15 minutes to Fort Collins and Windsor! This stunning residence, completed in 2019, boasts a perfect blend of contemporary design & rustic charm, ensuring a comfortable & stylish living experience. As you step inside, one will be welcomed by warmth & style with plank hardwood floors, well placed accent walls & an inviting open floor plan. The gourmet kitchen is a chef's dream, equipped with double ovens, microwave drawer, soft close cabinets & drawers with pull outs, coffee station & a massive walk-in pantry. Whether you're a culinary enthusiast or enjoy hosting guests, this kitchen is designed to impress. Escape to the primary suite featuring a French door access to the back patio & loads of natural light. Lounge in the soaking tub or the generously sized double shower, both offering a spa-like experience. The large walk-in closet is not only spacious, but also includes washer & dryer hook ups for added convenience. Upstairs, is home to 4 generous sized bedrooms with walk in closets, jack-and-jill bathrooms, an open landing & convenient laundry room. The unfinished basement provides a blank canvas for future expansion. This home's new owner will appreciate all the smart home technology including exterior & doorbell cameras, security system, nest thermostats & room sensors plus dual zone heating & dual air conditioners. Enjoy a cup of coffee on the covered front & back porches. The property includes raised garden beds, allowing you to indulge your green thumb & the 4 car garage is deep enough to accommodate all your trucks & SUVs. With a substantial 5.78 acres in a gated community, privacy & tranquility are assured. This modern farmhouse is more than just a home; it's a lifestyle. Don't miss the opportunity to call this exceptional property your own. No horses allowed in this filing.

39546 Hilltop Cir, Severance

$1,125,000
7 Beds 7 Baths 1007254 MLS ACTIVE Status
This home has it all! Beautiful Custom 2-Story backing to open space with Windsor Reservoir views, walkout basement and 24x30 shop with 12' door plus 3 car attached garage. Upscale and stylish living areas. Beautifully appointed kitchen with 42" custom hickory cabinets, pull out drawers in pantry, tile back splash, SS appliances, slab granite countertop and breakfast bar. The kitchen opens to 2 story family room with gas fireplace with mantel and tile surround. Main floor bedroom adjacent to full bath and laundry. The home features an office with a bath area near the front door; convenient for anyone that wants to have an in-home business! 4 bedrooms on upper floor with large primary featuring a 3-sided fireplace, 5-piece bath with jetted tub, heated tile floor, towel warmer and generous walk-in closet. The 2nd bedroom has a private full bath, 3rd and 4th bedrooms each have a window seat and share a bath. Walkout basement would make an excellent mother-in-law area with full kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, rec room, + laundry. 2nd Bedroom on basement level currently used as a theater room. Walk out to the expansive covered patio and yard from the basement. Enjoy the lake views and summer BBQs from the large Trex deck with speakers and set up for a hot tub. Bring your RV: 24 X 30 insulated shop with electric and 12' tall Garage door plus room to park boats and other toys on the outside concrete pad. All of this is just a 10-minute drive to Windsor and a 20-minute drive to Harmony & College in Fort Collins.

1432 Red Fox Cir, Severance

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