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18311, 18317 Garden Valley Road

Marengo, IL 60152
  • $1,900,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 3 Days
  • MLS #: 11706752
New On Site 3 Days Ago
UPDATED: 57 min ago
$1,900,000
  • 2
    BEDS
  • 63.33
    ACRES
  • 2
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 1,300
    SQFT
  • $1,462
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
County:

School Information

High School:
School District:
165

Description

Cherry Lane Farm, an exceedingly private one-of-a-kind storybook property, boasts 63.33 acres, 56 tillable (100% organic), wetlands along the Kishwaukee River's north branch, woods, w/10 OUTBUILDINGS. Dozens of mature fruit trees & bushes, raised-bed vegetable garden, root cellar, cutting flower garden, 2 GREENHOUSES (one w/attached garage), plus mature winterberry bushes & 20+ varieties of ornamental branches used by local florists. Additionally, 20 fenced-in acres offfarmland/pasture is ready for animals, crops, or more trees. All gardens were designed by the owner, a renowned horticulturist & garden designer. OUTBUILDINGS include petite GUEST HOUSE w/heat, A/C & sweet covered porch. ANTIQUE BARN, ideal for hosting weddings and large events, is finished w/cobblestone floor & open-beam, airy upper level. 4-SEASON GAZEBO w/woodstove, 8' stone bonfire pit & nearby bluestone Council Ring - perfect for intimate gatherings. PROFESSIONAL ART STUDIO w/gallery, teaching space, dark room, work room, half bath, loft storage, library ladder for high shelves, double sink & lg deck overlooking an Asian Pear Grove. Remote-controlled skylights throughout for abundant natural light and mature peach trees within arms' reach. CONFERENCE CENTER, a fabulously renovated (heated) antique tractor barn designed for classes, seminars, meetings, & corporate events. Corn crib is now an XL TOOL SHED. Not to be overlooked are 2 CHICKEN HOUSES w/attached covered runs. IF DESIRED, THERE ARE MYRIAD WAYS TO GENERATE INCOME! CHERRY LANE FARM IS IN TURN-KEY SHAPE FOR HOSTING CLASSES, SEMINARS, PRIVATE PARTIES, WEDDINGS, & CORPORATE EVENTS. OTHER KNOWN INCOME SOURCES INCLUDE TRADITIONAL FARMING, VACATION & STORAGE SPACE RENTAL, CLEAN ENERGY PRODUCTION, HOME BUSINESS, FREE-RANGE GRASS-FED BEEF, SELLING BRANCHES TO THE FLORAL INDUSTRY, FARMERS' MARKETS. ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES!The only limit is your imagination. This farm is a powerful example of clean, sustainable living. Not only is it a MUST SEE, it's a MUST EXPERIENCE!

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18311, 18317 Garden Valley Road Marengo, IL 60152

  • Price: $1,900,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 3 Days
  • Updated: 57 min ago
  • MLS #: 11706752
2
Beds
2
Baths
0
½ Baths
63.33
Acres
1,300
SQFT
$1,462
$/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Harmony / Marengo
County:
McHenry
Area:
Harmony / Marengo
High School:
Marengo High School
School District:
165
Property Description
Cherry Lane Farm, an exceedingly private one-of-a-kind storybook property, boasts 63.33 acres, 56 tillable (100% organic), wetlands along the Kishwaukee River's north branch, woods, w/10 OUTBUILDINGS. Dozens of mature fruit trees & bushes, raised-bed vegetable garden, root cellar, cutting flower garden, 2 GREENHOUSES (one w/attached garage), plus mature winterberry bushes & 20+ varieties of ornamental branches used by local florists. Additionally, 20 fenced-in acres offfarmland/pasture is ready for animals, crops, or more trees. All gardens were designed by the owner, a renowned horticulturist & garden designer. OUTBUILDINGS include petite GUEST HOUSE w/heat, A/C & sweet covered porch. ANTIQUE BARN, ideal for hosting weddings and large events, is finished w/cobblestone floor & open-beam, airy upper level. 4-SEASON GAZEBO w/woodstove, 8' stone bonfire pit & nearby bluestone Council Ring - perfect for intimate gatherings. PROFESSIONAL ART STUDIO w/gallery, teaching space, dark room, work room, half bath, loft storage, library ladder for high shelves, double sink & lg deck overlooking an Asian Pear Grove. Remote-controlled skylights throughout for abundant natural light and mature peach trees within arms' reach. CONFERENCE CENTER, a fabulously renovated (heated) antique tractor barn designed for classes, seminars, meetings, & corporate events. Corn crib is now an XL TOOL SHED. Not to be overlooked are 2 CHICKEN HOUSES w/attached covered runs. IF DESIRED, THERE ARE MYRIAD WAYS TO GENERATE INCOME! CHERRY LANE FARM IS IN TURN-KEY SHAPE FOR HOSTING CLASSES, SEMINARS, PRIVATE PARTIES, WEDDINGS, & CORPORATE EVENTS. OTHER KNOWN INCOME SOURCES INCLUDE TRADITIONAL FARMING, VACATION & STORAGE SPACE RENTAL, CLEAN ENERGY PRODUCTION, HOME BUSINESS, FREE-RANGE GRASS-FED BEEF, SELLING BRANCHES TO THE FLORAL INDUSTRY, FARMERS' MARKETS. ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES!The only limit is your imagination. This farm is a powerful example of clean, sustainable living. Not only is it a MUST SEE, it's a MUST EXPERIENCE!
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Farmhouse Driveway Gravel Exterior Building Type Aluminum Siding Exterior Features Deck Foundation Details Block Garage Details Garage Door Opener(S) Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Detached Is Parking Included In Price Yes Lot Features Fenced YardWetlands AdjacentHorses AllowedLandscapedWater RightsWoodedMature TreesGardenPastureViews Lot Size 10+ Acres Other Structures Barn(S)GazeboGreenhouseOtherOutbuildingPoultry CoopCorn CribGarage(S)Storage Parking Details GarageSpace/S Parking Features Unassigned Parking Onsite Yes Parking Ownership Owned Parking Total 999 Roof Asphalt Types 2 Stories Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Appliances RangeMicrowaveDishwasherRefrigeratorWasherDryerRange Hood Approximate Finished Sq Ft 0 Basement None Basement Bathrooms YN No Basement Details None Bathroom Handicap ShowerFull Body Spray Shower Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 2 Cooling Central Air Dining Room Combined W/ Livrm Fireplace Features Wood Burning Fireplace Location Family Room Fireplaces Total 1 Heating Propane Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral CeilingsHardwood FloorsFirst Floor BedroomFirst Floor LaundryFirst Floor Full BathBookcasesBeamed CeilingsOpen Floorplan Laundry Features Electric Dryer HookupLaundry ClosetSink Room Type OfficeUtility Room-1St Floor Rooms Office (Main) Utility Room-1st Floor (Main) Bedroom 2 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (Main) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Main) Rooms Total 6 Total Sq Ft 0 Unfinished Sqft 0

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN Yes Age 51-60 Years Association Fee 0 Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Community Features Water Rights Corporate Limits Unincorporated Currently Leased No Disability Access And Or Equipped No General Information School Bus ServiceFlood Zone (Partial) Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required Master Association Fee YN No Mls Actual Status New New Construction YN No Other Equipment Water-Softener OwnedCo DetectorsCeiling Fan(S)Water Heater-Electric Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Rural Yes Sewer Septic-Private Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany Tax Annual Amount 24153.46 Tax Year 2021 Township Seneca Type Detached Single Water Source Private Well

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