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Ellis Park Homes for Sale

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During the holidays, Ellis Park really comes alive. One of the top Danville events, the Winterland Light Show draws visitors in to Ellis Park from all over Central Indiana. The Winterland Light Show is a sprawling display of colorful and intricate Christmas lights, strewn up all throughout the park grounds. Participants can meet Santa, take in the lights, and even take a carriage ride through historic downtown Danville.


The oldest and only park (unless you count Blanton Woods) in Danville, Ellis Park has all the amenities, facilities, and natural beauty of any park in Indiana, even Indianapolis parks. The quaint community of Danville, located 25 miles to the west of Indiana state capital Indianapolis, is a pastoral town, focused on quiet living and family values.

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Danville parks are an important part of this relaxing lifestyle; with the presence of Ellis Park, residents of Danville have a place to go for quiet contemplation when their lives get too busy. Ellis Park is a safe haven for families to play sports together, have a barbecue, or simply have a picnic in sun.

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The Amphitheatre in Ellis Park in Danville Indiana

A shelter and playground at Ellis Park in Danville, IndianaThe 49 acres of Ellis Park were set aside in 1913, but the area wasn't a park back then. Instead, the land was used to protect the town's water supply, and it wasn't turned into Ellis Park until 1971. What started as simple open space to the north of downtown Danville was rapidly developed into a family gathering place, replete with playgrounds, shelter houses, and more. The park is a haven for Danville sports: it features the only public clay tennis courts in Indiana, baseball and softball fields, a football field (home of the Danville Junior Football League), and basketball courts for the most Hoosier of all sports. Ellis Park used to have a skate park, but it was closed down in 2009.

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A Baseball Diamond in Ellis Park

Ellis Park's Playscape in Danville, IndianaDanville children and their parents should be right at home in Ellis Park. One of the best features of this Danville park is the massive sledding hill on its grounds, perfect for forming long lasting winter traditions. Three playgrounds are also on site at Ellis Park. The Playscape, constructed in 1998 and funded by the Lilly Foundation and the White Lick Heritage Community Foundation, is the largest of the playgrounds, but the other two can be loads of fun for you and your little one as well. Ellis Park is also home to the Gill Family Aquatic Center, a massive summer fun zone with water slides, a lazy river, vortex, and more, one of many fun Indianapolis area water parks.

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PlayScape Playground in Ellis Park

A foot bridge at Ellis Park in Danville, IndianaNature lovers can also find a home at Ellis Park. The Rotary Gazebo located in the park is the trail head for the entire network of Danville trails, a trail system that extends through downtown Danville and the adjacent Blanton Woods. Plenty of Danville events are held at Ellis Park as well; the amphitheater on site brings in Indianapolis music (including the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra), while the park's gazebo is available for rental. More prestigious events can be held at the "train station" at Ellis Park, a cozy community center with a fully equipped kitchen and roaring fireplace. The park is also the home of Danville's Winterland Light Show during the holidays, making Ellis Park the centerpiece for Christmas magic in Danville.

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A Brick Sidewalk Leads up to the PlayScape Playground

Gill Family Aquatic Center in Danville, IndianaEllis Park, as the oldest and most important green space in all of Danville, has more than met the expectations of the community. It's the perfect Danville thing to do, no matter what the season. In the summer, take your kids to the Gill Family Aquatic Center, grill out near any of the shelter houses, climb and slide through the Playscape and the park's other two playgrounds, enjoy a concert at the amphitheater, or sit and rest a spell in a gazebo. In the winter, the sledding hill comes alive with puffy jackets, snowballs, and shouts of joy, and you can cozy up to the fire at the train station. All year round, enjoy nature, family, and fun at Ellis Park, the best park in Danville, Indiana.

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A Basketball Court in Ellis Park

Ellis Park’s amphitheater is a great place for residents to relax, enjoy each other’s company, and hear some free Danville music. This concert space is a popular venue in the summer because this is where the town’s summer concert series is held.

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A Foot Bridge Crosses a Stream

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A Gazebo

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A Park Bench Sits off a Paved Walkway

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A Wooden Foot Bridge

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A Row of Picnic Tables w/ Amphitheatre in the Distance

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A Foot Bridge Suspended by Cables Crosses a Stream


Latest Ellis Park Homes for Sale

281 Lawrence Drive, Danville, IN 46122 281 Lawrence Drive, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Stratford Ridge  
Welcome home! Step inside this immaculate custom home in Danville. Offering 2 master suites (one on the main) and 3 secondary bedrooms, all large and with huge closets. Finishes in the home are detailed and well maintained. Spacious living areas, new la...
5 Beds, 5 Bath Areas, 4546 SqFt
$379,900
F.C. Tucker Company
523 Macintosh Lane, Danville, IN 46122 523 Macintosh Lane, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Orchard Estates  
Still time to choose paint colors on this new custom ranch by Davis. Tranquil wooded setting in Orchard Estates. Home features 3 Bedrooms plus 4th BR or Office/Study, open floor plan with Kitchen-Dining-Great Room having park-like views with 9 foot ceil...
4 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 2359 SqFt
$282,900
American Classic Realty
210 West Main Street, Danville, IN 46122 210 West Main Street, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Beautifully Rehabbed Historic Home... Lot's of new upgrades, including storm windows, vinyl siding, new flooring, Fresh paint through out. Updated Jack and Jill Bath upstairs. Older 2 car garage that has a perfect set up for a Man cave with water lines ...
4 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 3235 SqFt
$279,000
RE/MAX Advanced Realty
643 Peach Tree Lane, Danville, IN 46122 643 Peach Tree Lane, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Orchard Estates  
Lovely three bedroom, 2.5 bath home with full-finished basement in Orchard Estates. One owner - property has been well maintained. Formal dining room, hardwood floors, eat-in kitchen, living room and great room with gas fireplace. Solid surface corian ...
3 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 3110 SqFt
$259,900
Wright, REALTORS®
52 High Street, Danville, IN 46122 52 High Street, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Lots of updates in this charming single story home with separate in-law quarters (ILQ), located two blocks from town square. Main house features 3 BD, 2 BA, split floor plan, great room, formal dining room, and lovely kitchen. ILQ is separate from the m...
3 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 2512 SqFt
$249,000
RE/MAX Centerstone
17 Danridge Drive, Danville, IN 46122 17 Danridge Drive, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Parkridge  
Spacious ALL BRICK ranch in Parkridge neighborhood!! 4 bedrooms with 3 FULL baths. This home has it all!! Four season room with sliding glass windows, smp pump with battery back up, radon system, all appliances stay! Basement is fully finished with a bar ...
4 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 3654 SqFt
$220,000
Wright, REALTORS®
320 West Main Street, Danville, IN 46122 320 West Main Street, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
This charming home was once used for a bed & breakfast. Many rooms recently painted, professionally cleaned, new kitchen floor, updated bathrooms, tiger oak, red oak, and white oak make this home a charming 1920's home. In-law quarters on main level but u...
4 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 3555 SqFt
$169,900
Berkshire Hathaway Home
64 High Street, Danville, IN 46122 64 High Street, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: J H Davis  
SO MUCH BIGGER THAN IT LOOKS! Immaculate 3bd 3 FULL baths in the heart of Danville. This cozy home features a ton of built ins, fun paint colors, hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances & large fenced backyard. Updated kitchen, bathrooms, siding, w...
3 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1602 SqFt
$149,900
Harvest Realty Group LLC
2 Hillcrest Court, Danville, IN 46122 2 Hillcrest Court, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Hillcrest  
Charming 3 bedroom 2 bath home on a quiet cul-de-sac. Large, fenced backyard with mature trees and a utility shed, just one block away from Ellis Park. New carpet and flooring throughout, updated kitchen, cozy fireplace.
3 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1196 SqFt
$124,000
F.C. Tucker Company
67 North Cross Street, Danville, IN 46122 67 North Cross Street, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Most recently used as an attorney office, this building was originally built as a residence. It could easily be turned back into a 2 bedroom, one bath home. There are stairs to the unfinished attic and there is a full unfinished basement with a driveway...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 2200 SqFt
$115,000
Vornholt & Associates
262 West Clinton Street, Danville, IN 46122 262 West Clinton Street, Danville, IN 46122 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Original Town Of Danville  
No showings until till Sat. 4/21. 3 BDRM/2 BATH LOCATED IN THE HEART OF DANVILLE. HOME FEATURES A LIVING RM AND FAMILY RM, EAT IN KITCHEN, MASTER BDRM WITH MASTER BATH. WHO NEEDS AN OVERSIZED GARAGE (24X40)? PLENTY OF ROOM FOR YOUR VEHICLES PLUS A WORKSH...
3 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1510 SqFt
$115,000
F.C. Tucker Company

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