Situated in the quiet and rolling hills of northwestern Carroll County, Illinois, this custom-built log cabin home is quality construction, sweeping views, and the best of living in the country. Accessed by a blacktop driveway, you pass through orchard trees and wooded areas to be greeted by the impressive log cabin’s front porch and beautifully landscaped yards. Complimenting full front and back porches, this perfectly located log cabin affords incredible views and ample spaces for entertaining or living. Two acres of yards, rentable or perfect-for-animals 11 acres of fields, and 20 acres of mature timber (including benefits of $1,500 annual CRP income) make country lifestyles perfect for this location. Recent maintenance and upgrades include fresh sealing of the logs and new appliances. Internet connectivity is excellent, allowing a home office to function fully and to enjoy connectivity when away from the world. Well pressure tank, furnace, hot water heater, and softener were also recently replaced as part of general upgrades.
Vaulted ceilings, interior-faced logs, massive fireplace and rustic touches everywhere make this turn-key home inviting and comfortable. Master bedroom access through log-framed stairway. Repurposed hardwood flooring complete the perfect touches of comfort and style. A large kitchen and open floor plan help keeping family in touch while attending to daily activities. Finished basement with walk-out access and plentiful storage increase the livability of the home.
A detached garage easily allows three vehicles and workspace area, as well as locations for ATV’s, lawn care equipment, and outdoor gear.
The remainder of the property sits on the top of a rolling knoll. Easily see dozens of whitetail deer from the covered porches in a day or enjoy the benefit of having your own private game preserve if you’re a hunter or outdoorsperson. Whitetail deer, turkey, and small game frequent the entirety of the property, with strong whitetail harvest history verifiable. This area is known for some of the best and most massive bucks in the region. Located in the center of “big bucks” this is a great set-up for year round living and enjoyment of the wildlife or for the weekend hunter to visit and enjoy success. A permanent blind is in place on the property and additional acres exist for multiple additional successful locations.
Located just minutes from Savanna, Illinois, with many local state and federal public properties, the Mississippi River, and Plum River, this parcel allows the active outdoorsperson to be in the center of hunting, fishing, hiking, boating, wine trail experiences, and all types of outdoor living twelve months of the year.
Call to schedule a private viewing of this exceptionally well-maintained, beautiful, and amenity-filled property at 815-441-9750.