About Illinois

Not Your Average Illinois Horse Properties

Illinois may be known as the “most average state,” but our horse farms and ranches are anything but ordinary. The Prairie State offers just plentiful pastureland and room to roam. Fortunately, our horse properties for sale in Illinois offer beautiful scenery alongside unrivaled function. Browse our listings below and find your piece of farmland today.

Features of our Properties

Whether you’re looking to house two horses or twenty, we have ample options in property features. Because Illinois is mostly flat, it’s easy to find farms and ranches that provide all of the functions you need even with modestly sized acreage. When looking at horse farms for sale in Illinois, be sure to consider all of the activities you wish to offer. As the leading curator of Illinois horse properties, we are pleased to offer comprehensive ranch features including:

  • Abundant farm and pastureland
  • Water features like streams and ponds
  • Privacy fences and screens
  • Unzoned acreage
  • Barns and storage structures

That’s just the beginning of what our properties have in store, no matter how many horses you have.


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If you’re ready to learn more about our ranches and farms in Illinois, contact the listing agent who directly represents the property locally. You can also reach us using our easy online contact form.


Equestrian Estate 200 x 72 Indoor Arena with Ottosport Footing and 4BR House

Bluford, Jefferson County, Illinois

Price Reduced. Motivated Sellers. This is your opportunity to own an immaculate equestrian facility on 35 acres in beautiful southern Illinois. This Equestrian Estate includes a 200 x 72 indoor arena, with a loft apartment overlooking the stalls and a lovely 2,536 sq. ft. ranch style home featuring 4 bedrooms & 2 1/2 baths. It also has a sunny family room with a cozy gas fireplace. You'll enjoy many beautiful sunrises and sunsets as this home has wonderful east and west exposures. Travel times to notable equestrian facilities: Queeny Park - Ballwin, MO 2 hours National Equestrian Center - Lake St. Louis, MO 2 hours Kentucky Horse Park - Lexington, KY 4 hours Lamplight Equestrian Center - Wayne, IL 5 hours

David Gilchrist , Coldwell Banker J. David Thompson Realty

35.00 ACRES
2536 SQ FT
12 Ac Farmette; House, Horse Barn, Machine Shed, Dairy Barn

Sheridan, Lasalle County, Illinois

12 ACRE FARMETTE; HOUSE, OUTBUILDING, HORSE BARN, DAIRY BARN, LEAN-TO, 6 PASTURES & FRUIT ORCHARD. Original Owner. House is 2,300 Sq ft with 4 BR, 3 BA. Kitchen features custom built cabinets, SS appliances & fresh paint. Open feel from large 2-story living room with cathedral ceilings. 1st floor BR & Full BA. Master BR: vaulted ceiling, walk in closet & Master BA with whirlpool tub, separate shower & double sinks. Full unfinished basement. Attached 4 car garage with solar heated concrete floors. Front & back decks. Natural gas for house; LP for outbuilding. Roof & skylights replaced in 2017 ($20,000), Hot Water Heater in 2019. FBI Pole Building / Machine Shed; 45x63, built in 2013, gravel floor, electric, & 3 doors. Horse Barn has 8 stalls (10x12). Dairy Barn with Lean-to for hay / equipment storage. 3-sided run-in shed, 6 fenced pastures, 2 windmills. Orchard of fruit trees; pecan, walnut, chestnuts, apple, cherry, peach, plum, apricot. Zoned A-1. Horses / livestock allowed. MLS # 10248998 - 3925 E. 2601st Road, Sheridan, IL.

Amy Rogus , Century 21 - Affiliated

12.00 ACRES
2750 SQ FT
70 Acre Cape Cod Estate / Retreat

Capron, Boone County, Illinois

Elegance and Seclusion! Prepare to fall in love with this charming 70 acre Cape Cod Estate. Home features 7999+ sf, spectacular 2 story paneled library w/loft, gourmet kitchen, great rm or second master w/French doors to deck & fireplace, inlaw or guest suite, 4 or 5 bedrooms, 5 full baths and 2 half bath. Estate includes a separate 7000+ sf commercial rec/workshop bldg. w/heat/air, full bath, multiple work areas, kennel, greenhouse and drive-thru garage that will accommodate a full bus plus a pole barn. The commercial building could be used for any number of business possibility, since it is fully temperature controlled or for your toys and personal interests. Currently approximately 49 acres in crop however it would be perfect for horses or other livestock - could be a dream equestrian center! There is an option to buy the property with 11 or 26 acres. Contact for pricing. Too much to describe - Must see

Sabina Ephraim , Jameson Sotheby's Internation Realty

70.00 ACRES
7999 SQ FT
Stunning English Manor House with 32+ Acres

Elizabeth, Jo Daviess County, Illinois

Grand English manor house with stunning gardens located on 32+ acres. This 3 story home is set back on the property and offers seclusion with incredible light and views from every room. The home features 5 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, hardwood floors, crown molding, 10’ ceilings on the main level, spectacular foyer and staircase, open country kitchen, dining and family room, spacious master suite with balcony, enchanting screen porch for summer living and entertaining plus lovely finishes throughout. The original small farm house was completely renovated and a major addition constructed and seamlessly incorporated providing approximately 3900 sf of stunning living space. The land is highly suitable for livestock - horses, cattle, sheep, alpacas or … The property offers multiple usable outbuildings. While rural, this estate is only minutes from the quaint town of Elizabeth and 15-20 minutes from the resort area of Galena/Dubuque. Perfect home for retirement or second home, with possibilities for Airbnb or an event center for weddings.

Sabina Ephraim , Jameson Sotheby's Internation Realty

32.16 ACRES
3900 SQ FT
Stunning 65 Acre Riverfront Estate

Dixon, Ogle County, Illinois

Luxury estate in a rustic setting - secluded, gated with 65+ acres on the Rock River. This historic 1925 White Pine log home has been completely renovated with a major addition keeping with the integrity of the original home. The new addition included an elegant master suite, family room and 2 bedrooms in a walkout level. Property offers a Pentair Intelliconnect salt water pool with private patio, pool house, spectacular views, automatic generator and a separate 3 bedroom/2 bath guest house with large screened-in porch and fireplace. The renovations and additions included the finest of finishes throughout. The land around the home and buildings is wooded however offers area in the lower section with pasture and some tillable acreage - would be highly suited to an equestrian facility with trails throughout the property for riding. This private luxury estate is only a short distance from shopping and tollroad. Unique and exquisite - one of a kind property.

Sabina Ephraim , Jameson Sotheby's Internation Realty

65.00 ACRES
Enchanted 598 acre gated estate

Scales Mound, Jo Daviess County, Illinois

Enchanted 598 acre gated estate - secluded and unique. The home has the finest finishes throughout with a well planned floorplan. The stunning home features a fully paneled living room with enormous stone fireplace, a 25’ ceiling and a wall of windows overlooking stunning views, an unequalled main floor master suite with a private 3 season sunroom/deck, all bedrooms are ensuite, radiant floor heating, 6 heat/air zones, a gourmet kitchen including Wolf range, Sub Zero, custom pine cabinets, an eating area with fireplace, oak and tumbled marble flooring. The property is a hunters’ paradise and includes a separate trophy building with bar and patio/deck, a workshop with tables, shelves, a cold storage unit, smoke house and a pheasant fly pen - buildings have exceptional finishes, custom mural, paneled, bathrooms and heated. Land would be highly suitable for an equestrian center -miles of mowed trails for riding. Multiple stocked ponds and in-ground pool. Truly remarkable property.

Sabina Ephraim , Jameson Sotheby's Internation Realty

598.00 ACRES
9832 SQ FT
Exceptional 50ac Equestrian Estate -- Campton Hills, IL

Elgin, Kane County, Illinois

Castle Hill Farm--An exceptional 50 acre Equestrian Estate in Campton Hills with 28 stalls in 2 heated barns and 80x180 Indoor arena. MAIN STABLE: 106x180 Heated & Insulated stable with 20 matted stalls (18-12x12 & 2-12x20), 80x180 Indoor arena w 16' clear, Aglime base & sand footing, angled kickboards with 1' reinforcement, skybelt windows, Sodium & LED lighting, Viewing room, 2 heated tack rooms w/saddle, bridle & blanket racks. 2 ton grain bin w/auger, feed room, heated laundry room w W/D, sink & half bath, washrack w H/C water & floor drain. 100x200 outdoor arena w/4 board Oak rail, perimeter footrail & all-weather footing. 3 drylots w/run-in sheds, 6 grass paddocks & 5 pastures. 17 acres in corn. SMALL BARN: Heated & insulated 36x60 stable w/8 matted stalls (7-12x12 & 1-12x20), Reznor blower heat & overhead tube heat, hay storage area, east wall w/stall windows. Caretaker Apt on west side--2 BR, 1 ba. HAY BARN: 11 skylights, front SEC porch for arena viewing. Suited to all disciplines of riding & would be a fabulous training/show barn. HOME: Custom 7100sf ranch with finished walkout lower level. 6 Br, 4 w/Private bath suites, Hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, cherry cabs, Granite counters, ceramic & Travertine floors. Fabulous updated Gourmet Kitchen w/GE SS appliances, Maple cabs, wine fridge, 2-sided Fireplace, ample cabinet & counter space, counter seating, breakfast nook, walk-in pantry, formal dining & 3-season sunroom. Also office, workout room, sauna, second screen porch & wrap-around deck. Lower level features: 6th BR, full bath, home theater, custom wet bar w/Commercial-grade fixtures, Rec Rm with pool table, Golden Tee, 2nd 2-sided Fireplace, craft room, play room, storage rooms, closets & unfinished storage areas. Possible related living option. 3 car heated attached garage with epoxy floor, bench seating, storage areas, stair to basement, door to backyard. 3 car detached garage with office, chicken coop, fenced garden and kids playset nearby. 2019 new roof, 2017 new large capacity well pump, 400 amp electric w/several subpanels, 1 well (800' deep) & 3 septics. NICOR heat--no propane. This property was incorporated into Campton Hills 8/2008. Qualified buyers only please. For Virtual Tour, go to: www.CastleHillHorseFarm.com

Susan Chylek , Keller Williams Realty Infinity

50.00 ACRES
11639 SQ FT

Mazon, Grundy County, Illinois

IF YOU LOVE OLD HOMES, THIS HAS IT ALL PLUS LAND! Solid Brick Bungalow with beautiful original wood includes crown molding, built-in cabinets, 3-Panel Doors and hardwood floors (recently refinished). This 4 BR, 2 BA has 1,830 sq ft plus a full basement with 9 ft ceilings. Fresh neutral paint. Kitchen and Bath are ready for you to make it your own. Newer Furnace & A/C; Gas Fireplace. Additional features include: Enclosed Front & Side Porches, Covered Back Porch, Detached 2-Car Garage and AG Pool. Natural Gas, City Water, Private Septic. Mature trees & open spaces. Sells with 4-5 acres (PIN being split and combined from 2 larger parcels. Property will go back to the creek. Hunt on your own land! Zoned A-1; Ag. Additional acreage will be available to the east and west. Professional photos of the home and land coming soon!

Amy Rogus , Century 21 - Affiliated

0.00 ACRES
7 Acre Farmette; House, All Steel Building, Crib, Bins, Quaint Sheds

Verona, Grundy County, Illinois

Picture Perfect Farmette on a total of 6.88 Acres 5 Bedroom Farmhouse with loads of character! Quaint Sheds throughout the property as well as large All Steel Outbuilding / Machine Shed and income producing grain bins! Kitchen has been remodeled with new cabinets, granite counters appliances and flooring. Main Floor has 10 foot ceilings as well as 1st Floor Bedroom, Bathroom and Laundry! Wind break on North and West Sides and Mature Trees throughout the rest of the lot. Plenty of room for livestock. Add a barn, paddocks and pastures for horses. There is even room for an indoor arena. Aerial photos coming soon. Check out the lay of the land on a mapping program. Zoned Agricultural. Sells “As-Is”. MUST SEE! This Farmstead does not disappoint. MLS# 10263952 - 7440 Grand Ridge Road, Verona, IL. This property is also for sale with the adjacent .5 acre lot that has an Old All Brick School House on the lot. Rehab it for in-law / related living, renting or reselling. Price with this extra lot is $370,000.

Amy Rogus , Century 21 - Affiliated

6.88 ACRES
1950 SQ FT
15 Acres adjacent to Forest Preserve with multi - use trails! Custom home & Pond!

Sugar Grove, Kane County, Illinois

RARE opportunity to own this CUSTOM brick ranch home on 15 acres adjacent to Forest Preserve! Over 3800 sq ft of living space with 5 bedrooms plus office/den, and fully finished walkout basement. Unbelievably GORGEOUS views of PRIVATE POND stocked with fish! STUNNING Living room with pencil wood vaulted ceilings, large picture windows and skylights. Double door access to custom deck with pergola (2017) and swimming pool! Wood burning fireplace has heat ventilator system to efficiently heat the entire house! Master bedroom with walk-in closet and newly remodeled Master Bath (2016). NEW carpet throughout (2018)! Walkout basement with Family room, 2 bedrooms, full bath, plus a second patio. Location is PREMIUM with quick access to shopping, dining, train station, and I88 all just minutes away! Directly adjacent to Forest Preserve running along Lake Run Creek with multi-use trails (including horse trails and bike/walking trails). Don't miss the 1200 sq ft pole barn with 3 bay doors! Horse friendly! Newer roof! Kaneland schools!

Rebecca Sampson , BROKEROCITY

15.00 ACRES
3806 SQ FT

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