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.


Horse Farm on 29.67± Acres + 2 Residences, Greater St. Louis Area

Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois

This 29.67± acre property is fully equipped for the horse enthusiast or business opportunist. With all the facilities needed to enjoy and care for many horses, yet situated among modern conveniences and nearby I-55 access, this property is where “country” and “suburban” meet in beautiful harmony. Horse facilities include 4 barns totaling 11,332 total square feet, 10 stalls, 28 box stalls, tack room, potential for an indoor riding arena, dry storage for hay, and 16 separate paddock areas with water service at each. The property also includes two residences – a 1,620 sq ft 3 bed/2 bath prefab home and an additional 1,657 sq ft of living quarters, 2 bed/2 bath with updates throughout. The sky’s the limit for the 18 acres of alfalfa/grass mix – a potential build site for more barns or a new home, additional riding area, or even a new pond. If you are looking for the serenity of the outdoors, but need easy access to the city, this property is for you. To learn more or to schedule a tour, contact the Seller’s Agent, Cory Rimbey, at 217.248.8516.

Cory Rimbey , Worrell Land Services, LLC

29.67 ACRES
3277 SQ FT

Stillman Valley, Ogle County, Illinois

This is the complete package! A beautiful home, a barn ready for your horses / animals, and view that is simply amazing and must be seen! The 41’ x 32’ barn is ready for your horses with 6 to 8 stalls with walk-out pens. Additional stalls could easily be installed in the 48’ x 32’ storage shed which includes a heated 350 sq tack room. Abundant acreage to make your own hay in which approximately 400 bales can be stored in your hay mound. Many opportunities for an arena area on the property. The home, which has over 4,500 sq of living space, has been extremely well cared for … and it shows! The exterior of the home was completely re-stained in the fall of 2018. Full walk-out finished lower level to private patio area. Home sits perfectly on the lot with large welcoming covered front porch, beautiful landscaping, and mature trees. Located very close to the fast-growing Chicago International Airport in Rockford, Bypass 20, Interstate 39, 90 & 88 and lots of shopping! Property is located within the highly rated Meridian Community School District #223 which is ranked in the top 10% of more than 120,000 K – 12 schools nationwide. School district has a teacher-student ratio of 18:1. New forest preserve being developed less than 4 miles from property. #4 rated golf course in Illinois is only 5 minutes away. Several churches, gas stations, banks, post offices, small businesses and restaurants within 5 to 10 minutes of property.

Jana Cox , Stillman Valley Home & Farm Sales

35.00 ACRES
4560 SQ FT

Barrington Hills, Cook County, Illinois

Affording Ultimate Privacy ... this awe-inspiring landscape is without rival! Eighteen impeccably groomed acres present a portrait of natural beauty. Privacy prevails, and a coveted private lane welcomes one to an idyllic country destination. A commanding hilltop position boasts gentle elevations, spectacular western sunsets and a panorama reaching to the crest of the Fox Valley. The drive through a gated entry is captivating and embraces a serene luxury lifestyle. Architecturally designed to capture the amazing vista, this sprawling mid-century Ranch home invites you in. Modern amenities are uniquely embodied throughout an eclectic ambiance including radiant heated floors, three fireplaces, marble baths, five garage spaces and walls of windows ... savor the views. A newer West Wing presents an opulent master suite with fireplace, and lavish bath overlooking the pool and gardens. "It's a lifestyle" and an ideal equestrian opportunity. The choice location of BRINKER ESTATE provides a serene canvas for Chicago's "Horse Country." Barrington Hills creates the pinnacle of equestrian living and an unequaled lifestyle! Poised adjacent to and overlooking the iconic landmark "Horizon Farms." one can experience the 400 acre equestrian estate's unparalleled privacy, exclusivity and breathtaking serenity with forever views. Enjoy 150 miles of riding trails on 3800 acres of Cook County Forest Preserve. Diverse equestrian activities include the Riding Club of Barrington Hills, Fox River Valley Pony Club and the Barrington Hills Polo Club. With much to offer, Barrington Hills has truly maintained its "Special Way of Life."

Donna Veller , Coldwell Banker Residential

18.46 ACRES
4400 SQ FT
17 acres, can be developed for a School, Business, Church, Assisted Living Facil

Zion, Lake County, Illinois

17 acres, can be developed for a School, Business, Church, Assisted Living Facility. Lots of Potential. OWNERS ARE LOOKING FOR OFFERS.. Come See This Remarkable Retreat! This Beautiful 7,000 S.F. Brick Ranch Home, has 21 rooms for all to enjoy. Come take a swim in the indoor pool or soak in the hot tub. It doesn’t get any better than this. 17 acres of seclusion, walk the land, and feel the quietness! So Peaceful. Plus take a tour of the 60'x100' heated pole barn with workshop. This home is a must see. It's perfect for All to ENJOY!!

Kathy Brooks , Century 21 Affiliated

17.00 ACRES
7000 SQ FT
Stunning Horse Property in Vermilion County, fishing & swimming included

Bismarck, Vermilion County, Illinois

This stunning 1.5 story home rests on almost 9 acres in Vermilion County & is all about the active lifestyle but escapes the hustle & bustle of everyday life once you're home. The property is set up for horses with a 3 stall barn, small exercise area, workshop, tack room & pastures with 4 rail white, vinyl fencing. Lots of turnout for horses and the pastures have 2 different loafing sheds for protection from inclement weather. The family has enjoyed swimming & fishing in the stocked pond. The floating dock has a pergola & equipped with electric for soft lighting on summer evenings. The home's open floor plan is perfect for entertaining or just enjoy your morning coffee on the cozy screened porch overlooking the property. The basement features 9' walls, 6th bedroom & full bath. Geothermal heating & cooling is in place for efficient & clean energy. Home has 2 first floor bedrooms including a huge master suite. Refresh each day by enjoying the serene countryside, a wonderful lifestyle.

Jody Hannagan-Quiram , Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group

8.90 ACRES
5241 SQ FT
Horse Farm close to the University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois

Urbana, Champaign County, Illinois

Live & enjoy where you never need to leave, but if you do, you do not have to go far. This dream home was custom built by the original owners, loaded with amenities & room for a large family within 11 minutes to the University of Illinois. Stay in great shape with the heated & enclosed 36’ x 8’ swimming pool, perfect for lap swimming & aerobic water exercise. Business opportunity available by boarding horses or leasing the 36’x 60’ horse barn with 8 box stalls, 66’ x 120’ indoor, sand riding arena, tack room, outdoor riding arena, and turn out paddocks. The grounds are lush with 30 types of trees, 4 apple trees, hay field, asphalt paved driveway and fenced area for dogs. Many updates have been completed and you won’t lose power because the owners have provided an automatic transfer backup generator. If you love the serene countryside but need to work in the city, this home is for you.

Jody Hannagan-Quiram , Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group

5.95 ACRES
3902 SQ FT
Breathtaking Horse Property for sale with meticulously kept barn!

Palos Hills, Cook County, Illinois

Check out our interactive 3D tour! Breathtaking Horse Property-incredibly stunning inside & out! Hardwood floors throughout Living Rm w/ floor-to-ceiling fireplace and Family Rm. Eat-in Kitchen features skylights, granite countertops, Stainless Steel appliances, & access to the backyard. Main level Master Suite offers dual walk-in closets & full private luxury Bath w/ separate shower & soaker tub. The second level boasts 3 additional large Bedrooms including second Master Suite w/ vaulted ceiling and private full Bathroom, while Bedrooms 2 & 3 share Jack and Jill full Bath! Spacious Basement w/ Rec Room and Office area afford more living space plus lots of storage space. Gorgeous fenced backyard w/ fire pit & paver patio is an idea for entertaining. Meticulously kept barn with 3 12 x 12 stalls, upper-level room, and more! The barn is versatile and can be used for many other purposes if you don't have horses! Close to forest preserve w/ riding trails & conveniently located close to I-294/I-55! A Must See!

Amy Kite , The Kite Team - Keller Williams Realty Infinity

0.65 ACRES
3036 SQ FT
Large Acreage Horse Farm

Potomac, Vermilion County, Illinois

Located in close proximity to the Middle Fork State Park horse and nature trails. Your options for this property include raising/boarding horses, raising cattle, hunting, hay crops, grain crops, or any other outdoor adventure. The property consist of 52.54 acres (mostly open grassland). which has a 2525 SqFt. two story unfinished basement home, 66' X 176' indoor arena, outdoor arena, four large turn out pastures, a 60'x 90' side shed that has seven box stalls, heated wash rack, heated tack room, and a 28'x 39' heated work shop.


52.55 ACRES
2525 SQ FT
Stunning! 74 Hilltop Acres Adjacent to Forest Preserve

Yorkville, Kendall County, Illinois

The views are amazing from here! Hidden Meadows Farm sits atop one of the highest elevations in Kendall County, fully surrounded by mature woods. Drive 1/2 mile down the gated, private drive, and you will be insulated from the outside world – yet only 15 miles to Naperville and 45 miles to Chicago. The house is spacious and stunning, with soaring 20' ceilings, an elevator, 5 bedrooms, 6-1/2 baths, and two antique fireplaces from “The Road to Perdition” starring Paul Newman, Tom Hanks and Jude Law. The Farm's guest house, likewise, has an elevator and huge Sunroom with panoramic lake views. And, there is a small rental house at the entrance, so that your farm manager is always nearby. Ride challenging terrains or peaceful wooded paths on five miles of private horse trails traversing the 74 acres. Your horses’ care is of the highest priority, with a fully-appointed, 4-stall barn, Centaur-fenced pastures, 80' x 120' x 18' indoor arena, 100' x 200' outdoor arena, separate hay barn, radiant heat, automatic waterers, and air-conditioned 14' x 16' stalls. Awake to scenic views. Spend your day riding horses and ATV's. Hike, hunt, pick raspberries, or land your helicopter - all in your own back yard! Experience life in paradise. Come home to Hidden Meadows Farm. www.hiddenmeadowsfarm.net

Sheri Pellegrini

74.00 ACRES
6211 SQ FT
Pristine forty acre organic prairie land

Grayslake, Lake County, Illinois

Captivating and restorative, this special retreat has 40 acres of gentle land with natural prairie, pond and and majestic trees. Perfect for organic crops, horses, vineyard, bird sanctuary, bee-keeping, fishing, kayaking and other hobbies. Build your personal hilltop home overlooking the pond, Willows and open vistas. An historic red barn has four stalls, (room for more), garage, hay loft,storage and an office for work or relaxing. Five acres are designated for the homestead, with 35 acres being forever conserved as open space, ideal for riding, hiking, bird-watching or just roaming. A recently renovated farmhouse offers two bedrooms, living room, new kitchen, full bath, porch and full basement. Easy access to quaint downtown Libertyville shopping and dining, METRA train, O'Hare and downtown Chicago. Located across from Almond Marsh; 73 acres of open space with trails and known as a blue heron rookery. This irreplaceable property, is rich with history and possibilities.

Heidi Seagren , Jameson Sotheby's International Realty

40.00 ACRES
1728 SQ FT

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