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.
Leonard Farms, Home to World Class American Paint Horses, For Sale, Fisher, IL

Fisher, Champaign County, Illinois

Welcome to Leonard Farms, the home to nationally known American Paint Horse Champions. The Leonard Family have been stewards of the breed for decades & look to downsize their herd & operation and offer this wonderful property for sale. Designed for the working horseman, you will find 13 custom built, 12' x 12', box stalls, concrete alleyways, 72' x 120' indoor arena, shavings and farrier area, remodeled 1/2-bathroom, medicine and feed room, wash rack and tack room. The farm has produced a nice income from boarding & features 14 turn out lots with electric braid fence. 10 of the lots have loafing sheds for horse protection from the inclement weather. The spacious ranch home has over 2200 sq feet on the main level. Enjoy entertaining on the enclosed porch or open deck overlooking the vast prairie. It is a perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee or unwind after a busy day. The home features a family room with a gas fireplace, dining room, living room and 4 bedrooms on the main level. The primary bedroom has a full bathroom & 2 walk in closets. The large finished basement has a kitchen, additional laundry, full bathroom and 2 bedrooms. There are 3 other bonus rooms if you would like an office, workout area or storage rooms. The basement is currently rented to a tenant and they have a separate entrance from the garage. Included on the property is an outbuilding that is used for hay & implement storage. A 3-car garage is close to the house for additional cars. What a great location, it is minutes to Fisher and 28 minutes to Champaign and the University of Illinois. Overnight stays for traveling horsemen would be a good source of income as the property is not far from Interstate 74 and 57. If you are not horse inclined, please think outside the box as the property could be used for various entertaining, other livestock or canine purposes. Please see all updates under documents that are too numerous to mention. Don't miss the drone footage and another video tour for all pictures.

Jody Hannagan-Quiram , Coldwell Banker Real Estate Group

15.00 ACRES
4236 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.

Cobden, Union County, Illinois

Cave Springs Farm has a story that spans over decades and has generations of vision, innovation and is rich with history! In 1964 the first flagstones were culled from the nearby quarry and set in place forming what is now the front walls of this intriguing custom built home built by an engineer and his visionary bride. The 2 story home rests on 5.4 acres and is surrounded by an additional 150.6 acres. The main level of this home will awe you with its custom designs and integrated use of local historical treasures. The back yard oasis and inground heated pool are hugged by the babbling creek from Cave Springs. Your 150.6 acres start with a 50x30 workshop a 60x40 insulated horse barn, continues with rolling pastures and lands you amongst some of the most beautiful forest, wildlife and mother natures creations (like a hidden spring) that you will ever see! Horse farm, cattle ranch, bed & breakfast, hunting lodge or just your own 156 acres of paradise, this property is one of a kind!

Brett Videon , RE/MAX Integrity and RE/MAX Integrity Farm and Ranch

151.00 ACRES
3004 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Country living at its finest!

Charleston, Coles County, Illinois

Country living at its finest! Set back off a quiet country road is where you will find this amazing property situated on almost 5acres. Complete with a 40x72 pole building with concrete floors that is partially heated and cooled. Attached to the home is a 2 car garage and you also find an additional 2 car garage/shed! The rolling meadows not only offer beautiful views but also offers plum, peach, pear and apple trees and the perfect location for a large garden. You could be enjoying this beautiful property and taking in the sunsets, deer gazing in the distance and listening to the songbirds.

Kirk Swensen , Century 21 KIMA Properties

4.62 ACRES
2688 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
48 ac Eventing Facility in Maple Park area

Virgil, Kane County, Illinois

Gorgeous 48.5 acre Horse Facility with 38 stalls in two barns. MAIN BARN--2004 FBI-built stable with 27 stalls (12x12 with mats & stall window), 80x150 Indoor arena with new fiber footing & sliding windows, 3 tack rooms, 3 grooming stalls, indoor heated wash rack, feed room with Washer, Dryer & sink, heated viewing room, half bath and office. OUTDOOR Arena is 100x200 with sand footing & proper base. SECOND BARN is 40x80 with 11 matted stalls (12x12)--ideal for clinics or overflow stalls. HAY BARN is 40x40 and office/caretaker quarters are 30x40. 6 acres in Paddocks & Pastures with wood board fencing. HAY FIELD is 23 acres with a grass/alfalfa hay mix. CROSS COUNTRY FIELD has jumps, water jump, ditch jump, grass stadium course, galloping lanes, gravel roads & Great Western Prairie Path for trail riding. The original owners/sellers designed & built this facility with the priority of comfort and safety for the horses. This is a unique, top-quality environment for your horses in the beautiful countryside just west of St. Charles. There is easy access to both I-88 and I-90 for commuting to Chicago or the Chicagoland suburbs. The farm consists of 3 parcels of land, zoned Farm and is incorporated into the city of Virgil. Potential Buyers please be ready to show Pre-Approval letter or Proof of Funds for showings to be confirmed. Sorry, this property is NOT for lease. Farm equipment is not included, but is available separately. Remaining propane to be prorated at closing. Check out the virtual tours at: and

Susan Chylek , Keller Williams Realty Infinity

48.00 ACRES
1200 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
2 houses on 17 acres!

Wadsworth, Lake County, Illinois

Amazing 17 acres in downtown Wadsworth. Property adjoins the Des Plaines River trail & canoe launch. The land is filled with mature trees and open area to build a new home if desired. Riding and walking trails on the property.

Tom Glusic , Coldwell Banker

17.00 ACRES
Horse Property for sale.

Woodstock, McHenry County, Illinois

JUST LISTED! 20 ACRE LUXURY HOME AND EQUESTRIAN FACILITY - 30 STALLS TOTAL; INDOOR AND OUTDOOR ARENAS AS WELL AS PLENTY OF PASTURES. EVERYTHING IS MOVE-IN-READY! This lovely 2-Story Farmhouse sits on top of a hill overlooking the rest of the farm. There is original stone fencing around the perimeter of the property. It features 4,000 Sq Ft of finished space with 5 BR & 4.5 BA and has been COMPLETELY RENOVATED. Sellers added a Mud Room, Laundry Room, 1/2 Bath as well as other upgrades that have been finished to the period of the house to be historically correct. Large Formal Foyer with hardwood floors leads you to multiple rooms in the house...Large Kitchen with Eat-At Island is open to the Dining Room. The Kitchen features NEW white cabinets with crown molding, Quartz counters, Stainless Steel Appliances and a farmhouse sink. 4-SEASON ROOM / FAMILY ROOM faces south and has windows on 3 sides which provides maximum sun exposure and a beautiful view overlooking the pastures. LIVING ROOM features a beautiful bay window and a double-sided original stone fireplace that also serves the 1st Floor Bedroom with Full Bath. The 2nd floor features 3 BR & 2 BA; one is a shared Jack & Jill Bath. The Roof-Top-Deck is perfect for or night! The finished living space above the garage has its own separate entrance and includes a Sitting Room, Bedroom & Full Bathroom. It's perfect for the farm employee, Guest Quarters, In-Law or Related-Living Suite. The MAIN BARN was built by Lester, is 3-years NEW and is a white pole building with a black roof and wainscoting. Fully Insulated Walls with radiant floor HEAT and supplemental forced air heat. It features 16 Stalls; all equipped with mattresses, drop down stall fronts and electrical outlets. (6 Stalls are 12x12 with 12x24 run-outs; 10 Stalls are 10x12). Additional amenities include Viewing Room, Tack Rooms (2), Office, Bathroom, Indoor Wash Rack and Blanket Rack. HEATED INDOOR ARENA is 80x135x20 and features fiber footing, angled kickboards, large built-in mounting block. The interior walls are insulated and finished. There are 4 sliding windows for cross ventilation and 6 rows of lights. LARGE OUTDOOR ARENA was built with landscape fabric, limestone base and sand footing. It's finished with beautiful 4-Board Fencing. The separate barn entrance is a circle drive for easy in and out with trucks and trailers. ORIGINAL BARN by the house has been completely renovated. It features 5 Stalls (European Bamboo); 10x12 with swing-out feeders, mattresses and dutch doors that open to 12x20 runouts. 8 PORTABLE LEAN-TOS WITH 9 OUTDOOR STALLS and storage. PADDOCKS AND PASTURES are constructed with 4-Board Wood Fencing. NORTHEAST and NORTHWEST OUTBUILDINGS are primarily used for storage. (These two buildings have not been renovated.) This is your chance to own a historical property from 1815 with modern amenities. This farm is perfectly located....out in the country, yet just 3 miles to town. Zoned A1; Agriculture. *PLEASE ASK TO SEE THE ADDITIONAL FEATURES SHEET FOR FULL DETAILS. * SORRY, THIS PROPERTY IS NOT FOR LEASE. * A PROOF OF FUNDS OR PREAPPROVAL LETTER IS REQUIRED FOR SHOWINGS TO BE APPROVED.*

Amy Rogus , Century 21 Circle - Farm & Ranch Agent

20.00 ACRES
4084 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
70 Acre Horse Farm/ Training Facility with Limestone Track and Sand Track

Crete, Will County, Illinois

Sawgrass Farms offers a chance for you to own a great horse farm/ training facility just 35 miles from downtown Chicago. This beautiful property boasts 70 acres with over 45,000 square feet of metal buildings with concrete floors. The main building is 23,600 sf that includes 4,160 sf of office/ apartment space with beautiful woodwork over 2 floors. This building has 48 stalls all with rubber matting and 2 large wash bays, one on each wing. 6 individual metal horse stable buildings measuring 36'x124' each have 18 stalls with office, restroom and wash bay. The property has 156 total stalls all of which are 12'x12'. A therapeutic 75,000 gallon pool is housed in a separate 76'x48' building. There is also a 56'x42' maintenance shed that includes all the equipment to groom the track. The 1.2 mile training track is limestone with a sand track in the middle. The property also has 28 paddocks and a horse corral. A house and 2 trailer homes complete this fantastic estate. This facility is currently boarding 115 horses and is a known destination in the equestrian community. Call for your private showing today.

Joseph Nugent , Nugent Curtis Real Estate, LLC

70.00 ACRES
45500 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
40 ac Training / Boarding Facility in Beecher, IL

Beecher, Will County, Illinois

Exceptional 40ac Horse Farm in Beecher, IL--Ideal for Training or Boarding Facility. Renovated in 2017, it is almost like new again. BARN- FBI-built insulated stable has 40 (12x12) matted stalls & East aisle has water hydrants to each stall. 80x160 Indoor arena has 18' clearance, new footing & base, lights & ridge cap. 4 tack rooms with 36 private lockers, 3 grooming stalls, 1 private tack room, H/C wash rack, 2 feed rooms, 6 hydrants within barn. Fabulous viewing room with bar, 2 half-baths, heat/smoke detectors, 2 office areas. Laundry room has Washer/Dryer/sink. Generac back-up generator, 3 1/2 ton grain bin & outdoor wash rack. Outdoor arena is 100x200, 5 limestone dry lots (32x80), 12 grass paddocks (40x60), 50x100 pasture w/hotwire, 4 ac fenced w/run-in for pasture board. 25ac in hayfield--12 ac grass/alfalfa mix & 13 ac grass field. Hay barn for storage holds 2000 bales. Former Farrier shop is 3121sf, 6" floor & has 2 storage rooms. HOME--4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2 car garage & updated throughout. This property would work for any discipline of riding. Current trainer has a multi-year lease and would like to stay & continue Hunter/Jumper training/lesson program. Zoned Ag. Property is income-producing and fully leased. Home is leased until 11-30-2023, Farrier shop building is leased until 12-31-2022 and Horse facility is leased until 5-2024 and can be renegotiated with the new buyer. Showings are by appointment only please.

Susan Chylek , Keller Williams Realty Infinity

40.00 ACRES
2100 SQ FT


Sold Jun 2023

Horse Property for sale.
Price Slashed on this 121+ Acres, Adjacent to 3700 Acres of Riding Trails!

Grayslake, Lake County, Illinois

Price Slashed for Non-Contingent Offer! Partnership Says Sell Now. Any Non-Contingent Offer Will Be Considered. Exceptional Value! One of the last of its kind in Lake County! 121+ Acres of rolling farmland. Approximately 40 of these acres are wetlands. 1227 Feet of frontage on Chardon Road. Ray Lake Forest Preserve Chardon Rd to the south, with over 900 acres with horseback riding, fishing, skiing etc. and connects to Lakewood preserve (2,800 acres) by way of Fox Hill Trail. Fantastic opportunity for equestrian centers. Ideal for 5 acre home-site equestrian development with a shared stable.

Janet Borden , Compass

121.00 ACRES
Horse Property for sale.
46 acres with Barndomininium and Barn

Manhattan, Will County, Illinois

includes an additional 3 bedroom, 1 bath "Barndominium" with a full kitchen, bath, laundry, and generously sized loft. The curb appeal of this property with a winding driveway leading back to your Private Estate will greet you with complete awe and leave you speechless. Wooded trails for hiking or ideal for HORSE LOVERS, this LAND IS PRIME! Currently being farmed and even includes a small tree nursery. There are two large out buildings, the first one (100x150x27ft tall all steel barn with a concrete foundation, fully insulated with water and 220v power) is ideal to house large equipment or can easily be converted into in to an indoor equestrian riding arena! The second building is fully insulated as well (40 x 75) with concrete flooring, heated, water and 200amp power, and offers a "Barndominium" (Townhouse) attached. 3 bedrooms, kitchen, bath, laundry, and loft. Just wait until you see the inside! Custom barn wood walls and cathedral ceilings with an incredible steel winding staircase, furnace, AC, and a separate water softener. Bring Your Horses. Bring your DREAMS. This property is a RARE find and TURN KEY READY.

Randi Lynn Quigley , EXP REALTY

46.00 ACRES

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