I tried to keep these top options pretty close to Lakewood but still on larger acreage.

Here is a live (updated every 15 minutes) search of all homes in Evergreen, Golden, Morrison and Conifer in the $750-950k range and less than 5,000 square feet:

$750,000
6 beds - 2+ Baths

31439 Manitoba Drive

Evergreen, Colorado

Listing office: RE/MAX Professionals

MLS® ID: 4373576

$870,000
4 beds - 2 Baths

30194 Wild West Trail

Evergreen, Colorado

Listing office: LIV Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® ID: 1719413

$789,000
4 beds - 3+ Baths

23486 Currant Drive

Golden, Colorado

Listing office: LIV Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® ID: 4468181

$834,900
3 beds - 2+ Baths

995 Alkire Street

Golden, Colorado

Listing office: CARTEL REALTY INC

MLS® ID: 9215748


And Lastly, here is a little bit about me and my experience helping buyers like you move into the foothills!  Buying With Bob