This property is 1.5 hours from downtown Chicago, sits on 41 acres, overlooks a 6-acre lake, and is only accessible by a private drive. The buildings were completely remodeled in 2016.
The main house is a 3,600 s.f. 5-bedroom A-frame with 3 full bathrooms and sleeps 10. The main house features 800 s.f. of upper deck, 800 s.f. of lower patio, a built-in barbecue and a fish cleaning station.
A 1,300 s.f. guest home sleeps 5 upstairs, and includes a game room with a pool table and ping-pong table. Items such as dish towels, dishes and kitchenware are included for your stay. The property also features five 42" flat screen televisions, two fireplaces, and a bar with a mixer and a refrigerator.
Other amenites include a floating swim dock, a boat dock, and canoeing on the lake, as well as fishing for small mouth bass, crappie and blue gill. A 16' flat boat with oars and a canoe are available to renters. Children will enjoy the playground featuring a swingset and slide. And outdoor built-in fire pit/grill with dried firewood is at the ready to cook the dinner you just caught or keep your guests warm on chilly nights. There is a two-mile long walking trail through the timber and pasture. It is 10 minutes from a bird hunting preserve and 25 minutes from Lake Carroll Golf Course.
The Lakehouse is available for special events such as a wedding. A special event fee of $1,000 is required.
The Lakehouse is also available during hunting seasons. Please inquire about rates.