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.

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.
Secluded 60 Acre cattle or horse farm with guest house and stocked pond

Charleston, Coles County, Illinois

Secluded 60 Acre cattle or horse farm with guest house and stocked pond. This property has it all, privacy, room to roam and so many possibilities. The original farm house has been updated to include quartz counter tops, additional cabinet space and modern appliances. An addition in 2001 added a second full bath that doubles as a FEMA approved storm shelter, a large second floor retreat with huge walk in closet and open craft room or office. Well placed windows bring in lots of light and make this space very inviting. A wood burning stove to keep you cozy on those cold days! Roof was replaced in 2014. Too many updates to list. The (CABIN) guest house has all the amenities to keep your guests comfortable. Full kitchen, bathroom and bedroom. The views are spectacular with a full wall of windows overlooking the pond and the rolling hills. Heated and cooled work shop in large out building with a half bath. So many things to see. Make your appointment today to tour this property before it is gone!

Kirk Swensen , Century 21 KIMA Properties

60.00 ACRES
2502 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), 80x140 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.
85 Magnificent & Secluded Acres with cleared areas, shady woods, creek & pond

Cobden, Union County, Illinois

Room for all your heart horses here! SECLUDED view swirled into this upscale 5 bedroom home with full basement, too. It's the calming & alluring location, the wildlife, the acreage, woods, cleared areas, & a large pond that surrounds this pristine one - of - a - kind property. The like new interior offers large open rooms, a kitchen with room for entertaining & enjoying all the special holiday celebrations. Wood floors. The center of the living room showcases a gorgeous real wood burning fireplace that is both pretty & practical for added warmth on cozy winter days. Master suite on main floor, no need to go up stairs. Four additional bedrooms, office, den anything you desire. Full huge walk out basement ! Geo thermal heating system is top of the line. The most appealing quality is the LAND. Hunting, seclusion, or maybe you want to raise a few cattle, perhaps a horse or two.. room to achieve your heart's desires. Close to everything, yet secluded - live off the grid. This is in Shawnee National Forest in the southern tip of IL. Known for best deer and turkey hunting in the nation. Near Bald Knob Cross, Kentucky & Missouri. The friendliest area you will ever find. Enjoy living here with us !

Sally Sanders , Coldwell Banker, J David Thompson Realty

85.00 ACRES
3950 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.

Newark, Kendall County, Illinois

COMING SOON! 3 ACRE FARMETTE with ALL BRICK FARMHOUSE, GARAGE / WORKSHOP and VINTAGE BARN * ZONED A1; Agriculture * 3,536 SF * 3 BR * 2.5 BA * Horseshoe shaped driveway in front of the house will lead you to enter the home and step into the 2-story foyer with a sweeping staircase. Original portion of the house was built in the mid 1800''s. The addition (back half of the house) was built in 1980 and the entire house was remodeled at that time. The THICKNESS the walls and the NEW Anderson Windows ($33K) help insulate this home well. The FAMILY ROOM is in the original portion of the house; showing off the brick, cozy woodburning fireplace surrounded by wood paneling and built-in shelves. The mantel is from the old horse barn and the wood board marked 1844 was found in the house during the remodel. LIVING ROOM features a 2nd fireplace with shiplap decor. The DINING ROOM faces west and features a large bay window for the sunsets. The SUNROOM is southern facing and is the seller's favorite room in the house. The KITCHEN is HUGE with a TON of storage (pantry cabinet, Butler Pantry area with sink and mini-fridge as well as an office / desk space. Use it as it is or remodel for a more open concept with an island, etc. Kitchen cabinets are from Geneva Cabinetry. NEW GenAir Refrigerator and Dishwasher. The FIRST FLOOR also features a BEDROOM, FULL BATH AND LAUNDRY. Upstairs is the MASTER BEDROOM with a sitting room and direct access to the full bathroom. The Second Bedroom is extra large; easy to double up if needed and is set-up for an iron stove. The small room that can be used as an office, nursery or walk-in-closet. BASEMENT under the newer portion of the house is poured concrete and does connect with the cellar of the original house. It also features a full bath. There is an attached 2-CAR GARAGE that leads to an enclosed BREEZEWAY that leads you to the house. The EXTERIOR IS ALL BRICK. It was painted yellow at one point, so you can leave it as-is, repaint it or return it to it's original red-brick color. Brick Paver Patio on the east side for sunrise was just installed in 2020. Chain link dog fence in the back yard. BRICK SMOKEHOUSE behind the house is a perfect garden shed. DETACHED GARAGE & WORKSHOP has 2 bays; the larger has a 10x10 overhead door. There is a service door to the workshop area and a staircase to the 2nd floor / loft area. VINTAGE BARN is approximately 2,400 square feet. The beams and beauty of the inside of this barn are irreplaceable. The center portion is INCREDIBLY TALL and there are hay lofts on either side. (Repairs to the siding would be recommended to maintain the beauty and the integrity of the barn.) There is more to the property than what is mowed. See county assessor aerial photo. 2021 Taxes - $6,715 with a Homeowner and Senior Exemption Peaceful and quiet location but just minutes to Rt 71 for easy commuting north or south. PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS COMING SOON.

Amy Rogus , Century 21 Circle - Farm & Ranch Agent

3.00 ACRES
3536 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.

Somonauk, Dekalb County, Illinois

3.5 ACRE RURAL RESIDENCE - LARGE CUSTOM RANCH HOME WITH A FULL RELATED LIVING SUITE; 7,491 SQ FT OF FINISHED SPACE IN ALL. PLUS 3 OUTBUILDINGS: POLE BUILDING, VINTAGE BARN & 3-SIDED LONG BARN Zoned A1; Giving you flexibility for business options horses and other animals. The MAIN HOME is 5907 Sq Ft with 4 BR / 3.5 Baths. It has a LARGE OPEN FEELING. From the minute you walk in you notice the 2-story ceilings throughout the Great Room. It features a stone fireplace with wood burning insert and variable blower to push heat into the room. The KITCHEN AND BREAKFAST ROOM with 3 - sided bay window is the Sellers's favorite part of the home. It features Volga Blue Granite countertops, Stainless Steel appliances, Castle cabinets with crown molding, tray ceiling & can lighting. Large counter with bar area and a huge walk - in pantry with an additional full-sized freezer and refrigerator are assets when entertaining. MASTER BEDROOM & BATHROOM features a Walk - In Closet, Walk - In Shower, Extra - Large Jacuzzi Tub, Dual sinks and separate water closet. It is wired for television and stereo. Bedrooms 2 and 3 share a Jack and Jill Bath. 4th Bedroom currently has French Doors and serves as an office. Loft area overlooks the Great Room. Extra deep 3.5 car garage has a common entrance to either side of the home. The IN-LAW SUITE / RELATED LIVING SUITE is a luxury, independent unit all its own. It is 1584 Sq. Ft. with 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sunroom, Living Room and Kitchen with table space. The kitchen features Corian countertops and under cabinet lighting, Vaulted ceilings and crown molding. In floor heat throughout the main floor and basement. The BASEMENT runs throughout the entire footprint of the home. It features 10 ft ceilings, 2nd laundry hookup and roughed in for a full bath on both sides. Exterior Access through BILCO doors. The EXTERIOR of the home is brick and Hardie Board siding. Wide covered front porch with two cubbies for table space. Commercial grade composite deck in back with gas line for grill and fenced yard. Whole house automatic start generator. Separate electrical systems, propane tanks and septic tanks with common septic field. In 2022 the roof was totally replaced with 50 - year shingles and gutters were also replaced. METAL OUTBUILDING is a 40 x 50 Cleary Pole Barn serving as a shop with concrete floor, office space, 1/2 bath and a loft space. Office space is insulated and has a window A/C unit. There are both 220 and 110 electric available, plus the electric is separately metered - convenient for separate expenses if you're running a business. OLD BARN is 50x50 with hay loft, lockup storage room and a "bird room" and electric to barn. Plus large storage area behind. The LONG BARN is 25x80 - the length of 6 bays, 3 bays have sliding doors. Sellers are the original owners and built the home with quality construction in mind. THERE ARE MANY OTHER EXTRAS... BE SURE TO ASK FOR THE ADDITIONAL FEATURES SHEET FOR ALL THE DETAILS!

Amy Rogus , Century 21 Circle - Farm & Ranch Agent

3.50 ACRES
7491 SQ FT


Horse Property for sale.

Yorkville, Kendall County, Illinois

15 ACRE FARMETTE with CURB APPEAL!!-LARGE MATURE PINE TREES; HOUSE and LARGE OUTBUILDING / BARN. The circle drive brings you to the entrance of this 2- Story Farmhouse. It is 3964 Sq.ft. & features 3 bedrooms, 1 Full & 1 Half bath. This home will surprise you with its well-thought-out floor plan & room sizes. The formal entry leads you to the living room, then into the dining room which features a large bay window. Kitchen has been updated, has an island & table space. Off the kitchen is a half bath that could be remodeled to add a shower. (Thoughts of changing the door to enter thru the office have been mentioned.) Office could also be used as a Guest Room. The large addition on the south side was constructed in 1975? The Family Room has a cozy cabin feel with the knotty pine paneling & real wood burning brick fireplace. Upstairs are the three bedrooms & full bath. Master Bedroom features a large Walk-In Closet that could be converted to a Master Bath (the room also has wall closets.) All the bedrooms are VERY large - easy to double up. Be sure to check out the "hidden" closets along the sides of the 3rd bedroom. More room there than you may think. This is a SOLID older home that is well maintained. It just needs your cosmetic updating. Partial basement houses the laundry & a shower stall. It is dry & good for storage. Large back concrete patio is an excellent entertaining space. Yard features plenty of Mature trees & even a little forest of pines for a picnic area. 2- Car Detached Garage. Morton Pole Building is 48 x 100 with a portion with concrete floor, insulated & heated. The remaining space is cold storage or ready for you to finish for your own needs. Electric, but no water. Plenty of parking in front of this building: with paved area running the length of the building. Old barn on the north is a tear down, but plenty of wood to repurpose. Dog house & shed stay. 15 acres in all, 10 acres is currently farmed for $250 / acre in cash rent. Farmer has 2023 crop rights. Sells As-Is.

Amy Rogus , Century 21 Circle - Farm & Ranch Agent

15.00 ACRES
3964 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.

Woodstock, McHenry County, Illinois

COMING SOON! 20 ACRE LUXURY HOME AND EQUESTRIAN FACILITY - 27 STALLS TOTAL; INDOOR AND OUTDOOR ARENAS AS WELL AS PLENTY OF PASTURES. There is original stone fencing around the perimeter of the property. This lovely 2-Story Farmhouse sits on top of a hill overlooking the rest of the farm. It features 4,000 Square Feet of finished space with 5 Bedrooms and 4.5 Baths and will be completely renovated. Sellers are adding a Mud Room, Laundry Room, 1/2 Bath as well as other upgrades to the home that will be 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 NEW white cabinets will be finished with Quartz counters, a soffit and crown molding. 4-SEASON ROOM / FAMILY ROOM with windows on 3 sides provides a beautiful view overlooking the pastures and it is southern facing to get maximum sun exposure. LIVING ROOM features a beautiful bay window and a double-sided original stone fireplace that also serves the 1st Floor Bedroom with Full Ensuite. The 2nd floor has 3 Bedrooms and 2 Baths; one is a shared Jack and Jill Bath. The Roof-Top-Deck is perfect for or night! Recently remodeled living space above the garage has its own separate entrance. It includes a Sitting Room, Bedroom and Full Bathroom. Perfect employee apartment, Guest Quarters, In-Law or Related-Living Suite. NEW ITEMS: All of the following are 2.5 years old: Roof, H2O, Furnace and A/C (2 of each) are 2.5 years old. All NEW windows. There will be fresh neutral paint and hardwood floors throughout; the original wood floors will be sanded and stained to match the new floors. Driveway to house will be blacktopped. SEPARATE, GATED (to be installed), ENTRANCE opens to a circle drive to the HEATED MAIN BARN opens to a circle drive. Built by Lester, this white pole building has a black roof and wainscoting and is 3 years NEW with 16 Stalls; 6 Stalls are 12x12 with 12x24 run-outs; 10 Stalls are 10x12. All stalls are equipped with mattresses, drop down stall fronts and electrical outlets. Fully Insulated Walls with radiant floor heat and supplemental forced air heat. 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. Interior walls are insulated and finished. 6 rows of lights (switched separately) and 4 sliding windows for cross ventilation. LARGE OUTDOOR ARENA was built with landscape fabric, limestone base and sand footing. It's finished with beautiful 4-Board Fencing. ORIGINAL BARN by the house has been renovated with chandeliers, European bamboo stalls, swing-out feeders, water and electric. It features 5 Stalls; 10x12 with mattresses and dutch doors that open to 12x20 runouts. NORTHEAST BARN is currently used primarily for hay storage. (No electric or water) NORTHWEST BARN has two 2 sections; workshop / small equipment storage and a Yoga Studio with large windows and electric. 6 SUMMER STALLS WITHIN THE 11 PADDOCKS AND 2 PASTURES constructed with 4-Board Wood Fencing. Plus there are 10 acres north of the house currently used for hand grazing and trail riding, but ready to be fenced. 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. PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS COMING ONCE HOUSE IS COMPLETELY FINSIHED. SHOWINGS START APRIL 10TH. Proof of Funds or Pre-Approval is required for showings to get approved.

Amy Rogus , Century 21 Circle - Farm & Ranch Agent

20.00 ACRES
4000 SQ FT

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