Properties in McLean County are hard to find especially one this diverse! Located just 15 minutes from Bloomington, IL this 57-acre property lies just north of Heyworth, IL. The range of appeal to this property is rarely seen with seemingly endless options for the new owner to consider.
Located on the property is an airplane hangar, machine shed, small barn and an approximately 2500 square foot house. The farm house could be overhauled or raised to make way for a new construction project, being sold AS IS. The property has a 8-hole golf course that could be brought back to playable condition with minimal work. There are irrigation lines ran to each green ensuring that fresh look even in the driest of conditions. A runway is located on the South side of the property not far from the hangar making this a perfect location for a corporate getaway or weekend retreat from the city.
There are 3 ponds on the property providing great fishing opportunities or a relaxing setting for swimming and soaking up the sun on your own secluded beach. A robust apple orchard producing a seemingly endless crop and a diverse tree farm could provide income for years to come. Several thousand trees were originally planted when the tree farm began. Now a healthy mix of oaks, pines, spruce, maples, redwoods, fruit, and chestnut trees remain. Many are perfect size for transplanting.
There are several areas of the farm that would be ideal tillable acres for income or large food plots for the avid outdoorsman. The irrigation from the golf course could be converted to food plot irrigation providing that perfect crop sure to drawl in that big ILLINOIS buck of a lifetime.
There is no shortage of wildlife on this farm. Whitetail deer sign covers the property with established trails, bedding areas, rubs, and scrapes. Several excellent stand locations around the property would make hunting ideal in any wind direction. The diversity of the property provides habitat for many birds, waterfowl, and other wildlife making it an ideal park like setting or an outdoorsman’s paradise.
For additional information or to schedule a private viewing of this rare and diverse property contact Land Specialists Brad Belser at (309) 231-1449 or Jim Ferguson at (309) 830-3777 today. www.ilfarmandrecland.com