Capitol Hill Denver -hub Of Historic Real Estate And Urban Culture

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Capitol Hill is arguably one of Denver’s most historic and diverse neighborhoods.

Its venerable popularity has resulted in a dense but varied population, due in large to its proximity to Downtown Denver, parks and superior transportation systems. The Capitol Hill neighborhood is located southeast of Downtown Denver and encompasses the Colorado State Capitol Building at the northwest corner of the neighborhood. Capitol Hill was once the urban center for Denver’s elite, but is now an assorted combination of high rise condos, historic mansions, row houses and brick apartments. While a substantial amount of historic  residential homes have been converted to condos, offices and retail, many of their extravagant exteriors have been successfully preserved.

Capitol Hill is abundant with history and  was founded in the 1880’s primarily as a residential neighborhood for Denver’s wealthiest. These families built spectacular Greek Revival, Tudor and Victorian mansions using granite, sandstone and other native Colorado materials. Molly Brown – legendary Titanic survivor  was among the neighborhoods prominent residents and her mansion still stands on Pennsylvania Street. After the Silver Crash of 1893, many Capitol Hill mansions were converted into boarding houses. More modest homes were constructed in this era including the Denver Square, Queen-Anne style homes and Neoclassical style dwellings. Today Capitol Hill is still a eclectic mix of luxury homes as well as residence for middle class workers.

The modern appeal of The Capitol Hill  neighborhood  stems from its urban and cosmopolitan character. Capitol Hill Real Estate offers of Denver’s widest ranges in housing styles and prices – everything from luxury high rise living and single family residences to historic lofts and renovated commercial buildings. With Downtown Denver within walking distance and housing available for a vast array of buyers, Capitol Hill offers the best of Denver metropolitan living.

Capitol Hill neighborhood is one of the most cosmopolitan area’s in Denver and is a popular destination for artist s and those involved in the performing arts .The neighborhood is richly endowed with cultural amenities including numerous restaurants, night clubs, martini and wine bars, and concert venues. Capitol Hill is also in close proximity to two historical parks, Civic Center Park and Cheesman Park which host multiple festival and events through out the year. Multiple cultural institutions are also housed in the Capitol Hill area including the Denver Art Museum, the Denver Zoo, the Colorado Ballet and the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. The varied and unique people of this neighborhood have an especially strong pride in their community.

 

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