Horse Farms For Sale in Illinois, Horse Property For Sale in IL

Horse Farms For Sale in 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 Property for sale.
Marley Estate

New Lenox, Will County, Illinois

Horses wanted !! This Beautifully landscaped and well cared for three acre lot has its own horse barn with three stalls . This rarely available opportunity to have such a exquisite property to call your own and have horses as well .The land is in the heart of New Lenox but you will feel like you are in your own private preserve . This four bedroom three bath home is meticulously kept . Once you approach your new home and stroll down one of the paver paths onto your front porch you will feel at home. Upon entering this gem you will be greeted by its warmth and inviting glow. The main floor consists of a living room well appointed kitchen and dining room. Enjoy the master suite on the second level with its private bath and private balcony. The second floor is rounded out with three additional bedrooms and a large hall bath. The lower level has a private office laundry and large family room. Don't forget the finished basement with its 900 sf recreation room. Enjoy the great outdoors on one of the many decks or screened in porch. If you looking for a horse property don't want these opportunities only knock once.

GEORGE VENTURELLA , Century 21 Circle

3.00 ACRES
2550 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Barrington Hills Equestrian Estate with 16 acres and 16,000+ SF, pastures & barn

Barrington, Lake County, Illinois

Built in 2003, this custom home was created from a dream. The open architecture, stone flooring and soaring ceiling heights, combined with a masterful floor plan, will make your heart skip a beat. A true chef's kitchen with butler's pantry, for ease of entertaining, will bring out the Julia Child in any at-home chef. Grab the dinner wine from the gorgeous wine cellar. The private primary bedroom will put any owner in a "staycation" state of mind. The home is large and warm, but spacious enough for all to enjoy their corner of peacefulness. The architecturally significant three story home has an open and contemporary vibe. There is a premiere barn on the property and beautiful pastures, pond, and grazing area. The home is situated in the heart of Barrington Hills with easy access to many riding trails. The guest house is poolside, with court side views of the hard court tennis court and bocce ball arena. Outstanding Downes Pool with waterfall feature and jacuzzi. Please review attached iGuide for floor plans and 3-D view of property. Come see Shambhala Farm in all its glory. This home has it all.

Schmidt Aprati & Co. , Compass

16.11 ACRES
16515 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Wedgewood Farms - Value Add Opportunity - Equestrian or Development

Wauconda, Lake County, Illinois

There are many opportunities for this prime parcel with frontage on Route 12 and surrounded by The Lakewood Forest Preserve! This fantastic, private, 30-acre, one-of-a-kind property has been operated as an equestrian business but may reimagined for a wide variety of residential or commercial uses in the future. This parcel is a dream for equestrian lovers. The property features an insulated 250'x90' indoor arena, (72) 10'x10' box stalls, 250'x130' exterior arena, a 40'x60' heated workshop, 100'x60' barn, (2) tack rooms, a club room, an apartment, and a home. Not looking for an equestrian center?.... Then build your new business where approximately 39,400 vehicles pass by daily! Approximately 370ft of frontage on Route 12, zoned AG and located in unincorporated Lake County.

Michael Fine , Fine and Company, LLC

30.00 ACRES
Horse Property for sale.
42 acre Equestrian Paradise with 48 stalls, heated barns and heated indoor arena

Antioch, Lake County, Illinois

Picture an Equestrian paradise beyond a gated entrance, enter a sprawling estate with tree lined drive that draws you into a haven for horse lovers! The heart of this property is its state-of-the-art equestrian facilities. There are spacious and meticulously designed stables with individual stalls, tack rooms, grooming areas, and ample storage for feed and equipment among the many out buildings with plenty of power available with 3 phase power. This picturesque farm boasts an exquisite blend of natural beauty and opulent amenities surrounded by forest preserves with its own private lake. This is the perfect opportunity to train and board horses for an equine enthusiast looking to establish a lucrative business! This luxurious horse training property on 42 acres is a dream come true for those seeking the finest in equestrian living and a life of unparalleled luxury. It's a place where the beauty of nature and the comfort of modern living harmoniously coexist, offering a unique and enchanting retreat for both horses and their owners. There are 3 homes on the property. One completely rebuilt farmhouse and 2 separate groom's quarters make a perfect place for a retreat! All barns are heated. The main 28 stall barn is conveniently attached to the heated indoor arena with an additional 8 stalls. There are 41 stalls total on the property that could easily be rented out as part of a business! There is plenty of room to roam. Bring your imagination! This astounding farm is ready for a new life! Truly a MUST SEE!

Brian Bottcher , Maurer Group - EXIT Realty Redefined

42.00 ACRES
6640 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
7 Acre Horse Farm Opportunity - Resort Living Minutes to Downtown

St. Charles, Kane County, Illinois

Over 7 acres holds your sought after 8000 sq/ft RANCH!! This home truly has EVERYTHING to offer! Huge finished barn with impressive wood bar/rec room, every mans dream work area, PLUS two baths! Outside has attached sand volleyball area, PERFECT for entertainment, car storage, events, you name it!! This amazing all brick Ranch doesn't disappoint, with beautiful hardwoods through-out, simply gorgeous kitchen with top of line appliances and stone fireplace to enjoy from all angles with highly desired open floor plan~ Attention to craftsmanship and detail will make you fall in love! Walkout basement offers workout room, another beautiful custom bar, wine room, doggy bath, and MORE entertainment space done to the 9's! Just when you though it couldn't get any better, outside you have an in-ground pool with Trex patio, and an additional covered seating area with kitchen! Each and every little thing was done in the highest quality and you will be wowed from start to finish!!!!

Jeff Proctor , @properties

7.00 ACRES
8000 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
120 Acre Estate - 3 Houses, 2 Ponds, Arena, Stables, Farm Land, 3 PINs

Crete, Will County, Illinois

THIS INFO IS FOR THE MAIN HOUSE AT 27249 S. STONEY ISLAND. Please see notes for details. INCLUDED AS ONE SALE - 1st Pin #: 23-15-36-100-006-0000 @ 27249 S Stoney Island - 2.69 Homesite acres and 52.31 farm acres; total of 55 acres; house is 5035SF; basement is 1751SF; built in 1990; 4 bed; 4.1 (main house). 2nd Pin #: 23-15-36-100-005-0000 @ 27243 S Stoney Island - 55 farm acres (does have a double wide mobile home on the property). 3rd Pin #: 23-15-35-100-007-0000 @ 27241 S Stoney Island - 1.44 homesite acres 1.44 and 8.56 farm acres; total of 10 acres; house is 2065SF w/full basement; built in 1990 (guest house). The estate boasts 120 total acres, an equine barn and show arena, 20 stalls with temperature controlled water stallfount ($900/each!), hay racks, and blanket racks . One birthing stall and all others have removable panels to create more. Leader ropes on almost every stall, 2 tack rooms, restroom, shower area for horses, temperature controlled viewing area w/private office & kitchenette. Be sure to ask about the insect prevention system available for the horses when you have your private showing. Each of the three homes has its own whole house generator as does the equine barn and show arena. There are multiple other buildings including the 1905 red barn; a maintenance building w/multiple high door garage bays; a pump house for 1 of 3 wells; a playhouse w/2 lofts and a kitchenette w/wall of cabinets; 3 horse paddocks and 8 other outdoor fencing areas; and an area they call the nursery that they have trees planted. TOTAL PRIVACY with land on both sides & rear being a farm allows this opportunity to remain the same OR would be perfect for any corporate resort or wedding venue.

Marla Good , Keller Williams Preferred Realty

120.00 ACRES
5035 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Luxury equestrian estate on 82.7 acre with 3 stall stable, outdoor riding arena

Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois

Welcome to the most prestigious estate in McLean County. 7429 North 1900 East Rd is a masterpiece of unparalleled craftsmanship, style, and sophistication that will leave you breathless. This stunning estate sits on 82.7 acres of land, water rights to a semi-private 27-acre spring fed lake with your own private beach offering 750ft of shoreline and boasts an impressive 9,000 square feet of living space above grade in the award-winning Tri-Valley School District. Architecturally coordinating brick Carriage House and Stable. As you step inside your spacious foyer, you are greeted with large windows that flow with natural light and offer gorgeous views of the incredible estate. Oak wood floors throughout with cherry trim, and cherry solid core wood doors. The gourmet kitchen hosts custom Omega cabinets, live edge butcher block countertops, 2 subzero refrigerators, double ovens, warming drawer and massive walk in pantry. The 22 x 20ft dining room continues with expansive views of the estate. The covered patio is perfect for enjoying a glass of wine with a waterfront view; complete with built in LP gas grill, large brick wood burning fireplace, and phantom retractable screens when you want to stay bug free! The main floor library features handcrafted cherry cabinets by Prairie Woodworks and gorgeous views. The main floor Theater room with built in speakers, and its own audio room to hold all your components. The perfect place to watch a movie! The 25ft x 20ft great room offers panoramic views of the estate with 2 full walls of windows. A 48 x 30 Heat-n-glow Olympus LP gas fireplace, and an exterior sitting patio with glass railing for unblocked views of the gorgeous landscape. The main floor primary room is spacious and continues with stunning views. En-suite with walk in shower, beautiful bathroom, walk in closet, and private patio doors to the exterior patio. The 2 nd floor is an incredible 48ft x 25ft game room, with 2 additional closets to store all the extras, a half bath, and spacious flex room – with its own secret room! There is also a large sitting patio with remodeled waterproof and paver flooring, glass railings, and copper accents to enjoy an elevated view of the property. The walkout basement showcases engineered wood floors with a lower- level family room with fireplace and wrap around stone patio. A spacious bedroom suite with walk in tile shower, and 2 additional bedrooms. The spa room is the epitome of luxury with a large jacuzzi tub, and sauna to melt your stress away – with a built-in fish tank to enjoy while you relax. The basement offers a cedar lined storage room; and additional unfinished storage space – so much you could get lost! Let’s not forget the secret passageway! If stairs are not your thing, don’t worry, the 3-level elevator can get you where you need to be! There is a fabulous mudroom off the attached 2 car garage, and radiant heated driveway approach of 20ft. Exterior Hot tub with trex decking surrounding to sit, relax and watch the wildlife, what better way to end the workday. The “Carriage House” is a 2800sq ft 5 bay detached garage. 3 Bays on the south side offer plenty of storage for all your additional vehicles. The east side entrance 2 bay garage door is the perfect spot for all the toys; boats, 4 wheelers – you name it, with an additional 550ft of walk-up attic storage. The Stable is 1200sqft. 3 stalls with rubber composite base featuring Nelson automatic waterers, and freezer doors to eliminate flies and protect from the elements. 2 warming lamps with infrared radiant heat – thermostat controlled perfect for colder temps. Each stall has its own pea gravel paddock, which then breaks into 2 paddocks and into the 2 pastures totaling 5 acres. The stable has hot and cold running water, and fans in each stall. The 1200sq ft ventilated Hayloft can hold 180 bales of hay, equipped with an electric crane for moving haybales downstairs making this chore a breeze. The 672sq ft “Viewing Room” has its own geothermal furnace, panoramic views, built ins, full bathroom, and murphy bed. The temperature-controlled Tack Room has built in saddle rests, washer/dryer, and large wash sink – perfect for cleaning your gear. The 672sq ft basement in the Stable offers a large storage space, an additional garage bay to store a small tractor! The elevated 60 x 160 outdoor riding arena is a horse lovers dream. Perfect for training, riding lessons, and great for exercise. It is constructed with a limestone base, followed by sand infused with rubber – your horse could not ask for a better surface, and to top it off – NO MUD! There is also a concrete muck pit. Kickapoo creek runs through the property (roughly 2700 linear feet). An additional back entry gives you a secondary access route to your private beach with an access easement from 700N Rd. 2 - 10-acre Hayfields – you can grow your own hay for your horses! A 50x100 Morton building with underground power and gravel drive– the possibilities are endless. Outside of the home is a ½ acre pond with fountain and lights, and walk-in pebble beach. A 23 zone Hunter Hydrawise Irrigation system with dedicated well. 9-hole Frisbee Disc Golf Course, and riding trails throughout the remaining property, multiple art gardens, and an additional 5acre wildlife pond. 1/3 acre fenced dog yard with automatic Nelson waterer and access to the mud room of the home – complete with dog wash station. This is truly paradise – and the best of what Mclean County has to offer!

Melissa Sorensen , RE/MAX RISING

82.70 ACRES
9000 SQ FT


Horse Property for sale.

Saint Joseph, Champaign County, Illinois

13 ACRE EQUESTRIAN FACILITY with MODERN AMENITIES; RANCH HOME, 21 STALLS, INDOOR & OUTDOOR ARENAS...AND SO MUCH MORE! Use this facility as a private breeding farm, board a few horses or to train for others. ORIGINALLY ESTABLISHED 1837, this HISTORIC FARM has great curb appeal with a combination of a pine tree wind break, mature deciduous trees, multiple PADDOCKS, PASTURES and hay fields. It offers both open fields and privacy. BEAUTIFUL remote controlled gated entrance for safety and security. Wander up the gravel drive, between pastures, past the main barn to the hub of activity of the farm. INDOOR ARENA BARN is 70x140. It features a remodeled viewing room that's insulated and heated with full bath and two rooms upstairs - perfect for guests or an office. There is also a tack room and storage area for equipment. OUTDOOR ARENA is 95x210 with wood fencing, sand footing and drain tiles. ROUND PEN is 60 ft in diameter, fully enclosed, all wood constructed for groundwork AND riding. MAIN BARN features 10 Stalls, Tack Room, Feed Room, Grooming Stall, Wash Rack and Hay Storage. There are doors on all 4 sides for ease in turning out to different pastures. SOUTH BARN: 7 stalls, Tack Room and Feed Room. NORTH BARN: 4 stalls. ADDITIONAL OUTBUILDINGS include: Small Historic Barn, Large Historic Barn with beautiful hay loft and 3-Sided Run-In Shed. The Quaint Ranch home is 1708 Square Feet and features 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath and Full Unfinished Basement. Open concept between the Kitchen, Dining Room and Living Room. Scenic Views of pastures from all areas of the house is one of the seller's favorite features of the layout of the farm. Separate Family Room with a private back deck and 8-Person Hot Tub. There is outdoor table space and fire pit on the south side of the home with a beautiful view of the outdoor arena. Near the home is a Garden Shed and 3-Car Detached Garage. Circle drive and drive-thru from one gate to another for ease with trucks and trailers. Zoned: Conservation & Recreation with a Special Use Permit in place for a "Riding stable and arena with existing horse farm". Property formerly operated as a local horse boarding business. Check with the county zoning for other permitted uses of Ag and Livestock operations under the current zoning. Very accessible location: 3 minutes to St. Joseph & I-74, 4 minutes off of US 150, 10 minutes to U of I Vet Med and close to the airport. SHOWN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. PROOF OF FUNDS OR PRE-APPROVAL LETTER WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHOWINGS TO BE CONFIRMED. Sorry, this property is NOT for lease. SELLS "AS-IS".

Amy Rogus , Century 21 Circle - Farm & Ranch Agent

13.43 ACRES
1708 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.

Union, McHenry County, Illinois

This stunning Ranch-style home is the perfect country getaway you've been searching for! Set on a sprawling 5 acres of land in the charming town of Union, this property promises peaceful living with nature at your doorstep. Enjoy the breathtaking sights and sounds of wildlife, with wild turkey, deer, and pheasant often spotted in the area. Step inside this immaculate home and be greeted by a wealth of features designed for comfort and convenience. With a spacious floor plan that boasts vaulted/cathedral ceilings, this home feels bright and airy, offering a welcoming ambiance throughout. Relax after a long day by the cozy fireplace in the family room or prepare delicious meals in the fully equipped kitchen complete with abundant oak cabinets and sleek granite countertops. Entertaining is made easy, thanks to the separate dining room that's perfect for hosting dinner parties. This home also includes a first-floor primary bedroom and additional den/office space, perfect for those who work from home or require extra space for guests. The finished basement offers additional flex space and endless possibilities for your recreational needs. Outdoors, the 12x27 deck provides the perfect spot for enjoying the scenic views and fresh air. The white PVC fenced pasture and 2 stall wood lined barn are perfect for raising horses or other livestock, while the separate barn driveway offers convenient access. The barn has electric & water, a tack room and hay storage. There is also a spacious storage shed on the property. Additional features include central air, hardwood floors, newer windows (2017), roof (2013), hot water heater (2016) making this home turnkey and ready for your move-in. Although the home has been immaculately cared for, it is being sold as-is, with the seller offering a 1-year home warranty - giving you total peace of mind. Don't miss this rare opportunity to own your very own slice of country paradise at its best!

Kathryn Festen , Baird & Warner

5.01 ACRES
2940 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Unique 12 acre horse property with multiple buildings

Lake Villa, Lake County, Illinois

As soon as you step onto this breathtaking property, you will feel how special this estate is. This very unique 12 acre horse property has so much to offer! There are 5 different buildings on the property. As you head up the driveway, you will find mature trees and beautiful landscaping throughout. On the right, is a charming home offering 4 bedrooms (main level primary suite) and two full bathrooms. There is a large porch to enjoy your morning cup of coffee while taking in the scenic views. The kitchen features newer hardwood flooring and custom made kitchen cabinets from the previous owner. There is a large family room with a vaulted wood ceiling and stone wood burning fireplace. The concrete patio off the family room offers quiet scenic views of the backyard. If you head up the driveway further, there is a 1,200 square foot recreational garage that has a full kitchen, bar, half bath, brick flooring, indoor/outdoor dog kennels, built-in shelving and two garage doors. This is a great space to entertain family and friends! At the top of the driveway is the main pole barn. This large horse barn is 53X101 and has 4 horse stalls, an indoor arena, 3 oversized garage doors, skylights, tack room, and supply room with water hook up. Next to the horse barn, is the second pole barn which is 63X40 with concrete flooring, propane hook up, Two 20 foot garage doors (manual) and a 2nd level loft for hay. This pole barn could also be used to add more horse stalls or storage. Beyond the pole barns is a 2.5 car garage that is currently used as a workshop. The first 5 acres of the parcel are fully fenced in and have multiple grazing pastures for horses. You can also ride your horse just down the street to Raven Glen Forest Preserve trail. The back 5 acres of the parcel is beautiful wide open land with trees surrounding the property line. The second two acre parcel located at the back northeast corner of the property provides access to Miller Road. You could build onto the property with multiple homes and invest, build more horse stables or create a family compound to build lasting memories. There are so many possibilities for the land! Property being sold AS-IS. No trespassing. Listing agent must accompany all showings.

Michelle Hansen , @properties

12.00 ACRES
2130 SQ FT

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