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.
Private lakefront retreat with riding trails

Barrington, Cook County, Illinois

This exquisite five acre estate on Mirror Lake is in the heart of Barrington Hills, an equestrian community with 150 miles of public and private bridle trails. This sanctuary is perched on a private cut-de-sac adjacent to the trails, with a two-stall barn, and separate five car detached heated garage with room for additional tack, hay and equipment. Offering a captivating fusion of Old World charm and modern elegance, this sanctuary provides a tranquil retreat, worthy of a five-star Mediterranean resort. Perched on a private cul-de-sac, an impressive circular driveway leads to the stunning home, pool house, and awe-inspiring expansive courtyard. A pristine sparkling pool invites you to take a refreshing dip, and the adjacent spa beckons, promising soothing moments of indulgence and rejuvenation. Unwind in style in the many private lounging areas, soaking up the sun. Or retreat to a covered patio with inspiring views of the stocked eight acre lake where you own a full acre into the water - not just water rights. Enjoy kayaking, paddle boarding, and fishing from your private pier, followed by a picnic around the fire pit. Experience the tantalizing aromas wafting through the air from the fabulous wood pizza oven, part of the full gourmet outdoor kitchen. Relax to the calming sounds of peaceful waterfalls and trickling fountains as custom water features gracefully wind their way through the courtyard. Thoughtfully placed lighting illuminates the outdoor oasis after sunset, casting a warm glow and accentuating its enchanting allure. Completing the outdoor oasis is a fabulous pool casita with nearly 1200 square feet of great entertaining space including a spacious pub/bar, large changing room with full bath, a lower level studio with private entrance and an amazing rooftop deck. The main house was totally rebuilt from the studs, seamlessly integrating nature and the outdoors into a home that graciously welcomes all. Enter the large foyer, leading to a spacious living room with stunning water views and opening to a private stone patio with outdoor fireplace. The library offers an inspiring work environment, and the richly appointed family room has custom walnut built in bookshelves and a stone fireplace. There’s lots of room for creating fabulous gourmet meals in the well-planned custom kitchen, with stainless steel commercial grade appliances, center and peninsula islands, two sinks, custom cabinets, and separate pantry. The generous great room has a vaulted ceiling, fireplace, large eating area and a wall of windows and door opening to the courtyard and pool. The main floor also has a separate spacious dining room and a gym with 10 foot ceilings. Upstairs boasts four voluminous ensuite bedrooms, each with scenic views, including a primary with an enclosed atrium, a perfect spot for enjoying nature. The basement provides additional space for playing, television, gaming, and plenty of storage. Bring all of the toys - The garage spaces allow for eight vehicles, (including high ceilings for boats or campers) and plenty of outdoor parking for guests. There's room for an organic garden, soccer, football, volleyball, and play sets. The two stall barn is equipped with electricity and water - perfect for the horses, goats, llamas or even chickens. Whether hosting grand soirees or intimate gatherings, the sprawling grounds, panoramic views of nature, welcoming gracious home, and incredible outdoor sanctuary create a captivating exceptional estate. Welcome to your own personal paradise, where "Take me home, I never want to leave" will be your new mantra. This special retreat is located just minutes from the quaint downtown village of Barrington with its refined culture, inclusive community, exquisite dining, shopping, award-winning schools, and the Metra station.

Heidi Seagren , Compass

5.00 ACRES
7300 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Luxury 22 acre retreat with riding trails

Barrington, McHenry County, Illinois

Artistic contemporary, impressive estate in affluent Barrington Hills, showcasing the pinnacle of modern design, exquisite craftsmanship, and luxurious living. Seamlessly blending architectural innovation with the natural beauty of 22 acres of pristine grounds, it offers a sanctuary of elegance and tranquility. Tucked at the end of a private cul-de-sac, the expansive setting includes a four acre pond with water features, (perfect for paddleboarding), extensive lawns, patios, and paths for hiking, horses, mountain biking and snow shoeing. Excellence and luxury redefined, this estate takes the definition of world class to a whole new level. A private tree-lined winding drive leads to this stunning Aspen-worthy unparalleled masterpiece. The clean lines and rich design create an environment both welcoming and gracious, perfect for lavish entertaining, and refined, sustainable living. Once inside you'll discover a world of elegance and sophistication, tempered with rich natural wood accents and sleek floor to ceiling windows. The dramatic foyer opens to a breathtaking great room with a two-story fireplace, custom 30 foot cathedral Cypress ceiling, and impressive windows overlooking the pond, waterfall and idyllic setting. Resplendent with light, expansive views of nature, artistic finishes and details, the awe-inspiring space has the elegance of a boutique Five-Star resort hotel. Designed for flexibility and function, the floorpan allows for an open flow from impressive room to room, while also providing intimate spaces for privacy and reflection. The living space expands to an exquisite dining room, which leads to the fabulous chef's kitchen with new commercial-grade appliances, prep and serving areas accented by vaulted ceilings and stunning floor to ceiling windows. The main floor primary bedroom wing is impressive, with an intimate sitting room with fireplace, a bedroom with a two story vaulted ceiling and windows overlooking the private deck and hot tub, a spa-like bath and two gracious dressing rooms. The richly appointed library is nearby with built in shelving and desk, elevating the concept of working from home. An artistic hand-crafted open Hickory staircase is showcased by a contemporary turret which leads both to the second floor and walk out lower level. Upstairs provides an open study, three ensuite bedrooms and a fabulous second primary suite with vaulted ceilings, fireplace and inspiring views. A well-equipped gym overlooks an indoor basketball court, also great for indoor pickleball. The lower level has the same detailed finishes as the rest of the home. There's a fabulous pub bar with open space for dancing or banquets, a second Amish kitchen, and an awe-inspiring gathering room with a box-beam ceiling and huge panoramic views of the towering pines and lush yard. Designed for entertaining, there's an inviting billiard room with a leaded glass lit ceiling, sixth bedroom with full bath, (designed to also be a locker/spa room), and a wine tasting corridor with three temperature-controlled display units. There's also a newly finished private board room which could easily by transformed into full au-pair quarters. The spacious finished four-car heated garage comes with a Tesla charging station. There are two new laundry rooms, including one with a full-size dog wash. The attention to detail and impeccable maintenance of this home are evident with many recent updates and upgrades, professional design and finishes, and comes in turn-key condition fully furnished with RH furniture throughout. Barrington Hills is a haven for equestrian living, with 150 miles of riding trails. Ideal for a sustainable, active lifestyle with a well-designed garden, chicken coop, and room for sport courts, pool, barn and livestock. The ultimate private executive retreat, yet conveniently close to premier schools, upscale shopping and dining, O'Hare International airport and downtown Chicago.

Heidi Seagren , Compass

22.00 ACRES
20500 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.
Stunning horse farm with heated stable & Indoor

Morris, Grundy County, Illinois

Pretty is this 19.6ac horse farm in Morris. 16 (10x12) matted stalls with ceiling fans, water spigots, stall lights & cross ties. The 60x72 stable is heated & insulated, has 13 stalls, fabulous ventilation, wash rack with H/C water, tack room with individual storage closets, office, viewing room & full bathroom. The insulated Indoor arena is 60x126, has 3 more stalls, storage room, sliding windows & mirrors. The Outdoor arena is 75x200 with a viewing area, gazebo & surrounded by gardens. The farm also features auto fly spray system, 2-ton grain bin with auger, 3 storage containers for hay, tools, equipment and brick-pillar entry gate for security. This farm is zoned Ag and has 14 acres in hay--reseeded in 2023. This is one the prettier horse farms you will find. There is no home currently on the property, but one can be built. Taxes just $1,519.20 for 2022. Please note--the indoor arena was not designed for jumping. This is a Private facility--Please do not enter without appointment. For the Virtual tour, go to To see all my current horse farm listings and recent sales, go to

Susan Chylek , Keller Williams Realty Infinity

19.63 ACRES
Horse Property for sale.

Monee, Will County, Illinois

WELCOME TO ROCK CREEK FARM IN WILL COUNTY, OFFERING HORSE PROPERTY POTENTIAL! This captivating property provides limitless opportunities for RECREATION, FARMING, HUNTING, and INCOME GENERATION amidst SERENE surroundings. Nestled along a PEACEFUL COUNTRY ROAD, this EXECUTIVE ESTATE seamlessly blends RURAL LIVING with MODERN ELEGANCE. Conveniently located just a mile from downtown Monee, this 40-ACRE property, featuring a 3300 SF HOUSE, 2 OUTBUILDINGS, AND CREEK, strikes the perfect balance, offering easy access to nearby amenities. The property layout allows AMPLE SPACE for adding paddocks and pastures. As you traverse the long, private driveway, a FULLY RENOVATED RANCH-STYLE HOME equipped with the latest in SOLAR TECHNOLOGY comes into view. The state-of-the-art 34kw TESLA SOLAR ROOF glass tiles ensure durability and protection in all weather conditions. Stepping inside reveals a warm and inviting atmosphere, accentuated by BEAUTIFUL HARDWOOD FLOORS and an OPEN FLOOR PLAN. The formal living room's central location, complemented by an exquisite dining room, creates an ideal space for entertaining guests. The REMODELED KITCHEN features TOP-QUALITY CABINETRY, GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, STAINLESS STEEL appliances, and a BUILT-IN kitchen bar. Adjacent to the kitchen, a cozy family room with a WOOD-BURNING FIREPLACE awaits, leading to a delightful SUNROOM with French doors offering serene views and natural light. The hallway on either side of the kitchen leads to FOUR BEDROOMS, each providing comfort and tranquility. The TWO AND ONE-HALF BATHROOMS have been FULLY RENOVATED, showcasing GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, bright lighting, and tiled showers. A full laundry room adds convenience. The ranch-style home includes a bonus with two versatile rooms adjacent to the garage, accommodating various needs. The attached 4-CAR GARAGE incorporates a cutting-edge energy solution with Four TESLA Powerwall+ batteries, ensuring a reliable and sustainable energy source. The energy stored can power the entire home, barns, and any EVs for up to 3 days in case of emergency. The BACKYARD is an ENTERTAINMENT AND RELAXATION haven, featuring an ABOVE-GROUND HEATED POOL with a comfortable sitting area. The property includes a 60X65 METAL-SIDED BARN, FULLY INSULATED with HEATING AND COOLING SYSTEMS, an OFFICE, and a half BATHROOM. A separate driveway leads to a second 30X40 METAL-SIDED BARN, suitable for large equipment or business operations, along with a fenced GOAT PEN and CHICKEN COOP. Crossing the bridge over ROCK CREEK, you'll discover a PICTURESQUE wooded area adorned with oak, walnut, maple, and pine trees. Enjoy horse riding through the ESTABLISHED AND MAINTAINED TRAIL NETWORK. The property offers various income streams, including Airbnb rentals, storage, weddings, events, equestrian activities, daycare, solar farm lease, camping, and online business. SELLER FINANCING IS AVAILABLE!

Mark Leonard , Whitetail Properties Real Estate, LLC

40.00 ACRES
3300 SQ FT


Sold Apr 2024

Horse Property for sale.
Old Mill Creek home on 5 Acres with Fully Insulated & Heated Pole Barn

Wadsworth, Lake County, Illinois

Truly, ONE-OF-A-KIND Old Mill Creek home, nestled in the country, yet so close to all the conveniences, with the most incredible sunsets! This Executive Style, Split-Level Ranch 5 BED/4 BATH home offers over 4600 sq ft & 3 Car Attached Garage, all set on a gorgeous 5 ACRE LOT including a Fully Insulated & Heated 70'x 135' POLE BARN along with a 20'x30' GOAT/HORSE BARN. A total Rehab/Addition was completed in 2009 with all the finer finishes! 2x6 Framing, 6 Panel Doors, Hardwood trim & Custom Cabinetry w/soft close throughout. As you enter the home you are greeted by an Open Concept Floor Plan, Living & Dining Room w/Beautiful Butler's Pantry and gleaming Hardwood Floors. Sunroom & Gourmet Kitchen have Tile Flooring along with an abundance of Windows with VIEWS of the Bee's & sprawling estate (zoned Agricultural). Fantastic Kitchen for entertaining with an expansive Island w/Maple Cabinets, Granite Counter-tops, Stainless-Steel Appliances. Up "6" stairs you'll find 3 Bedrooms: two with En Suites! The Primary Retreat has a HUGE walk-in Closet w/California Closet Built-in's, 2 addt'l Closets, nicely updated Bath with Vaulted Ceilings, Granite, Dual Sinks, Jetted Tub, & Walk-in Shower. The Secondary En Suite has its own Updated Bath with Granite and a Frameless Walk-in Shower. The 3rd Guest Bedroom and a Full Guest Bath with Walk-in Shower completes the upstairs. "6" steps to the lower level, you'll find 2 additional Bedrooms and an expansive Family Room with Sliding Doors leading to your Stone Paver Patio perfect for gazing out over the Alfalfa & Clover pasture. Main level Full Bath & Laundry Room, off the kitchen, leads to a newly stained deck with a natural gas Grill hookup & a huge 20x20 Pea-Gravel Dog run. The unfinished basement offers two more wonderful areas for storage and houses the mechanics for the home. So many possibilities for the 9500 sq ft POLE BARN. Current flooring is a baseball infield soil mix and used for dog agility training. Could be converted to a Business/Workshop, Car/RV storage, indoor Horse-riding facility, Sports practice arena etc. Award winning School District's Millburn & Warren too! Come check out this amazing property that's only minutes away from US 41 & I-94, Gurnee Mills, Six Flags, along with Shopping & Dining galore. Welcome Home!

Daina Jacobson , Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

5.00 ACRES
4658 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
New Price! Three homes on 8 acres

Wadsworth, Lake County, Illinois

Brand new Price! One of a kind Equestrian Estate on 8 acres has a custom built main house with a rustic Colorado feel & 2 additional homes now used as rental income. The main home, an Engelmann Spruce log cabin, features 3 bedrooms & 2 full baths on the main floor and a basement with 2 more rooms, a full bath, laundry room, & large family room with a fireplace. This well-built home has been meticulously maintained & covered by an all-encompassing home warranty. Enjoy the front porch or sit out on the large wrap around back porch and watch the fully stocked pond's waterfall. The back acres feature a fenced riding area & pasture. The 6 stall barn has a hay loft, dog run, water & electricity. Across from the barn are two chalet style homes. Home #2, the "Front Home" has 2BR, 1 bath with a 2 car garage & beautiful built-ins. Home #3, the "Back House" has 2BRs, 1 bath with a second story deck. Unincorporated zoning allows for horses, chickens, bees, etc. Horses keep taxes lower. Excellent Millburn Schools and Warren Township High. Secluded location, yet just minutes to Gurnee Mills, Great America, US-41, & I-94. Contact listing agent for more information.

Daina Jacobson , Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

8.00 ACRES
3840 SQ FT


Sold May 2024

Horse Property for sale.
Beautiful home on 20 acres!

Saint Anne, Kankakee County, Illinois

Beautiful modern farmhouse with rustic Look, this amazing home sits on 20 +/- acres of pasture and hay fields. Three fenced pastures, two outdoor shelters, paddock, and 16 acre hay field. Barn has 5 large box stalls, complete with rubber mats and room for 3 more stall to make it a total 8 stall horse barn. The barn also has plenty of hay storage a tack area and a work shop with water and electric. Farmstead was established in 2008. Amish built hickory cabinets, built in vacuum, and a laundry chute are some of the highlights of this breathtaking 3200 sf custom home. Natural and weathered finishes, raw wood, stone, throughout! Amazing walk out balconies, Loft area looks out over the rolling pastures and fireplace down below in the living room. There's also a full walk out basement with media room, 4th bath roughed in that walks out to the enclosed 3 seasons room. Large composite deck is a great place to watch the sunsets. Low maintenance steel roof, composite decking, and vinyl shake siding along with geo thermal heat system, whole house fan are valuable upgrades that will cut down on the utility bills! Bring the horses!

Matt Harr , Coldwell Banker Real Estate Group

20.00 ACRES
3200 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
40 Acre Training / Boarding Facility

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. See VT at and

Susan Chylek , Keller Williams Realty Infinity

40.00 ACRES
2100 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Historic Farmstead with Today's Amenities in Plato Center

Elgin, Kane County, Illinois

Country living at its finest! Welcome to the 5.42ac Historic Rothlsberger homestead. Nestled among a canopy of towering Oak trees, this farm has a 1992-built home updated thruout &10 outbuildings. The HOME has 3 BR & 2 1/2 baths, gourmet kitchen, stainless appl, Labradorite stone counters, breakfast bar, custom cabinets, skylights, HW floors, vaulted ceilings, open layout, 1st floor master & more. The paver patio leads to the heated in-ground pool with heated cabana room w/Tiki decor & hot tub. The coach home features main level guest quarters & 2nd floor rec area. The STABLE features 10 matted stalls, tack room&direct access to 6 paddocks & pastures w/Oak fencing. The main barn also has hayloft w/2nd story access. Other buildings include 3 car htd garage w/wkshop, Coach house, Corn crib/storage barn, 1 car garage, pool garage (storage & pool eqp), charming Tiki cabana & milk house. All buildings w/new/newer roofs. Ample garage parking for 14+ cars. The outbuildings are in good condition, but are older, so this property is being sold as-is. There are several Income producing options with this property. Nicor heat--no propane. Zoned Farm. By appointment. See VT at and

Susan Chylek , Keller Williams Realty Infinity

5.42 ACRES
2600 SQ FT

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