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Heavenly Illinois Farm Stay - Elegant Restored Home

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Stay on a 10 acre organic farm. @sundappledfarms

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Last updated: 05/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Ever dream of peaceful, idyllic farm life? Enjoy an Illinois farm stay in our gorgeous 100 year old house on a 10 acre family farm. The goats and chickens await you, and chores are optional!

NEW Summer of 2015 - cool off in our natural swimming pool! Pictures to follow with project completion late May 2015.

This beautiful, 'clean, modern' restored farm house rental will provide you an unforgettable getaway. Recently fully refurbished, our house features large windows in every room, gleaming hardwood floors, a fully-furnished kitchen with all new appliances, and a luxurious upstairs bathroom with a clawfoot tub, separate shower, and radiant floor heat. Master bedroom has queen Tempur-pedic bed. There's also a baby grand piano for music lovers!

For larger groups, we also renter a master suite in the house across the street, and a small recently renovated cottage on the same property.

This unique property is both intimate and spacious, equally suitable for a romantic getaway or a family reunion, small conference, or retreat.

Kids & adults alike will be captivated with farm animals and many spaces to explore, inside & out.

We bought this house near our family and roots in Illinois when it came on the market even though our jobs will keep us in a different state for the foreseeable future. We love the chance to leave our home in congested Orange County, California, and experience the incredibly relaxing and rejuvenating farm life in beautiful rural Central Illinois. Our kids have gained so much from the freedom and responsibility they have on the farm. They have learned to milk and do many types of farm chores. Spending time here is a unique opportunity in this day and age, and one that we are happy to be able to share with you!

Grass fed local eggs and organically raised produce seasonally available for purchase - inquire in advance of your stay.

For more info about our projects and pictures, check out Sun Dappled Farms on facebook & instagram.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer. All new appliances. Spacious back deck. Portable fire pit. Baby grand piano, board games, locally-raised vegetables and pastured eggs and poultry available for purchase - please inquire in advance....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games For Kids
  • Piano
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    All new appliances...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Spacious back deck & front porch...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Natural swimming pool being constructed on the farm, will be available for use by late May 2015. Pictures to follow. ...moreless

 

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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May to October
May 1 - Oct 31, 2015
1 night min stay
$199
$1,199
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$169
$999

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • cleaning fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 6%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 05/29/2015
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Location

16 Miles West of Peoria Airport

Other Activities: Working Vegetable Farm and Small Dairy

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Sun Dappled Farms is the work of two sisters who grew up in the house across the street from this property. Kate moved back home to Illinois in 2008 after living in New York City & New Jersey for over 20 years. A graduate of chef school, she became interested in grass farming in her pursuit of nutritious, delicious, and environmentally-friendly food. Sister Kris lives in Southern California but shares the passion for farming & food.

Why the Owner Chose Peoria:
We had always loved the house and the pasture that makes up the six acres on this side of the road. When the property came up for sale in 2009, sister Kris & her husband felt fortunate to be able to buy it. We have enjoyed introducing people from around the world to our little slice of paradise.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish

 

Photos

  • Stay on a 10 acre organic farm.  @sundappledfarms

    Stay on a 10 acre organic farm. @sundappledfarms

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Restored original clawfoot tub and separate shower

    Restored original clawfoot tub and separate shower

  • Second bedroom has full size bed

    Second bedroom has full size bed

  • Fourth bedroom has set of bunkbeds

    Fourth bedroom has set of bunkbeds

  • Piano room

    Piano room

  • Farmhouse kitchen

    Farmhouse kitchen

  • Natural swimming pool added in May 2015.

    Natural swimming pool added in May 2015.

  • Shep looks after the sheep

    Shep looks after the sheep

  • Rotational grazing

    Rotational grazing

  • Grass fed - can't beat Illinois pasture!

    Grass fed - can't beat Illinois pasture!

  • Fully furnished kitchen with all new appliances

    Fully furnished kitchen with all new appliances

  • Luxurious upstairs bath with marble counter

    Luxurious upstairs bath with marble counter

  • Master bedroom with queen Temper-Pedic bed

    Master bedroom with queen Temper-Pedic bed

  • Third bedroom has twin memory foam beds

    Third bedroom has twin memory foam beds

  • Living room - lots of cozy seating and a baby grand piano!

    Living room - lots of cozy seating and a baby grand piano!

  • Piano room has loveseat with pull-out single bed

    Piano room has loveseat with pull-out single bed

  • Rocking chairs on the front porch

    Rocking chairs on the front porch

  • All new appliances

    All new appliances

  • View from back yard (sheep are rotated to other sites)

    View from back yard (sheep are rotated to other sites)

  • Brownie & her calf

    Brownie & her calf

  • Wonderful family times

    Wonderful family times

  • Heritage turkey

    Heritage turkey

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  • Bathrooms
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish
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  • Calendar last updated 05/29/2015
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