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MLS #332268

4242 Acres Road
Grand Chain, IL
Price: $189,000
Description: Ranch-style newly constructed home located in Massac county in the heart of a rural farm community. Approximately 7 1/2 acres. 1/10th of a mile driveway off the main road leads to this private home which has a tri-cornered 8' wide wrap-around covered porch. 2-car attached garage leads into laundry/mudroom which can also double as a pantry. All new appliances. Kitchen and dining area overlooks a large pond. Beautiful wood cabinets and granite-counter top, space abounds in the kitchen. Ceramic tile floor throughout house with carpet in living room and bedrooms. Easy to clean tilt in and tilt out windows. Spacious master bedroom overlooks the pond and master bath has his n her sinks. Unfinished basement has plenty of room for extra bedrooms and includes a new central heat and air unit with additional wood furnace and an electric hot water heater. 2 double-access walkout doors lead to a 12'9 x 47' covered cement patio. Located within a 1/2 mile from the Ohio River means excellent hunting and fishing yet within a 20 mile drive to Paducah, Kentucky with fine dining and shopping malls.

MLS #329562

Box 138 Tucker Hill Road
Cave In Rock, IL
Price: $299,900
Description: Excellent as Bed & Breakfast or an Executive Retreat. Built as a home, the attention to detail will astound you in this gorgeous open floor plan house with 11 large rooms on 10 acres. ADDITIONAL adjoining acres may also be purchased. The house boasts a 95" wrap-round porch with an absolutely stunning view of the surrounding Shawnee National Forest. For the avid fisherman the Ohio River is only mile away, and the River To River Trail is approximately a mile away. This property is very private with a mile long driveway, and would be quite attractive to anyone that like the outdoors. On the property sits a 50X52 pole barn that is heated and insulated with concrete floor, as well as an overhang where you can park your four-wheelers, boats campers, etc. The barn includes a 12 X14 meat locker for storing all the deer and turkey. You can make on this your hunter's dream property!

MLS #329313

9410 Rt. 147
Simpson, IL
Price: $297,000
Description: Rare opportunity for this unique 3-bedroom 2-bath ranch-style home on 52+/- acres with paved road frontage. A gravel driveway leads to this western-theme home of stone and wood siding and with attached 2-car garage. It is all-electric with a large stone fireplace and a high wood-beam ceiling in the living room. The property has many nice shade trees, a lovely 1+ acre stocked pond lined on one side with bald cypress trees and knees, several smaller ponds, 2 full RV hookups, a separate workshop, lean-to shelter for horses and/or livestock, fenced and cross fenced, and barn. Or the owner will split off and separately sell 28+\- acres of open and wooded property with the barn and approximately 300-feet of the 900-foot paved road frontage.

Enter the home from the front patio into a large foyer lined with clear redwood, the finest wood for interior woodwork. To the left is a hallway, also paneled with the redwood, which leads to a bathroom, two bedrooms, and the master bedroom and bath. From the master bedroom, sliding glass doors lead out to a wood deck that overlooks the large pond. The master bedroom also has a separate dressing room and lots of closet space. The master bathroom may be small but it is very retro with a red shower/tub combination and the sink counter top and walls have hues of red interlaced.

The living room is a highlight of this home with a large stone fireplace, wood paneling, and wood beam ceiling. The kitchen and dining area are in the center and rear of the house, between the bedrooms and the den or formal dining room. The dining room features a large 4x8 picture window. A stairway from the dining area leads down to the partial basement that doubles as a laundry room and storage, and where the whole-house wood stove and heat-pump air conditioning unit is located. The house also has baseboard heaters and a whole-house water softener.

The rear patio has a concrete floor with a fire ring in the middle of the outdoors portion and just a few steps away is a picnic shelter. The yard has many nice shade trees including white pine, maple, gum, cedar and dogwood and there’s bald cypress on the far side of the large pond.

The attached two-car garage includes a separate storage room. A 24x40 workshop sets not far behind the house, and has two 10’ rollup garage doors at either end that allows for a nice breeze if both are open while working inside. The workshop has a separate room, perhaps a “man cave”, that has a window air-condition unit.

Behind the house and workshop, on the other side of the large pond, are the two RV lots with full hookups. There’s room to build a cabin or perhaps another home, as all utilities are available at this site.

Out of sight of the house is the barn that recently got a new metal roof. The barn has concrete floor and could be fixed up with stalls or a place for whatever project/hobby you desire. There’s also an old home of no value close to the barn and there is entry to this rear portion of the property from a public gravel road.

The property is boarded by the Shawnee National Forest, private property and the Dixon Springs Agriculture land. You’ll find deer, owls, turkey, coyote, fox and bobcat, to name a few, crossing this property.

So many options of use. Five acres are plated as residential and the rest agriculture. It could become your hobby farm or private space for retirement. It is a dream location for outdoor recreationalist with the Shawnee National Forest close by for horseback riding, hiking, biking, rock climbing, fishing or bird watching. Located 10 miles from Vienna, 30 miles from Paducah, Kentucky, and 25 miles from Harrisburg.

MLS #328880 (SOLD)


401 North 11th
Vienna, IL
Price: $118,900
Description: Enjoy life in a small town! This brick 3-bedroom, 2-bath home is located on a quiet, dead-end street and has a large single car garage with a storage room, plus a detached large single car garage and a 3-sided pole barn shed. There’s a circle driveway in addition to the driveway into front of the attached garage. The large, partially fenced yard is landscaped with flowers, cedar, willow and tall Australian pine trees, to name a few, and is bordered on the back by a small wet-weather creek. A rear deck off the back of the house makes for a great place to grill out and spend time with family and friends or enjoy some solitude.

Front entry, a step under roof, takes you into the carpeted living room with a gas fireplace. Down the hallway to the left are 3 bedrooms and 1 bath. Straight ahead is the dining area with direct access to the kitchen that has a built-into the wall storage drawers below the microwave cabinet. Gas stove, pine cabinets and white countertops make for a compact yet efficient kitchen. Beyond the kitchen are the laundry room, second bathroom and also entry into the attached garage. The attached garage has a built-in storage room with still plenty of space for a vehicle.

Step down from the dining room into carpeted family room where you can enjoy the view of the backyard or step out on the deck for a closer encounter with nature. You could spend countless hours in this backyard, perhaps gardening or install a pool or outdoor games or make it a big playground for your kids or furry house pets.

This home is located on the edge of town, with shopping, schools and churches nearby. Many recreational opportunities, such as hiking or biking on the Rails to Trails, adventures in the Shawnee National Forest, and fishing or relaxing on one of many lakes in the region, are within a short drive. Wineries and fine dining can also be found in this region.

MLS #325842

175 Hazel Road
Eddyville, IL
Price: $495,000

Description: Upscale horseman's 50-acre ranch property. This place has it all! A lovely home and a barn/garage with bunkhouse that borders the Shawnee National Forest in the area that has gained the title of Trail Riding Capital of Illinois. There is convenient direct access to miles and miles of beautiful trails including the River To River Trail. This home has a well-thought out floor plan and the grounds around it are beautifully landscaped. It begins with a flowering crabapple tree-lined, winding asphalt driveway past a pond. The drive goes between the home and barn, and circles around the barn for easy truck/trailer entry/exit. The 3-bedroom 2-bath home has an enclosed single car garage, entry into a foyer/laundry room, open kitchen, dining and living rooms with a wonderful enclosed sunroom overlooking a garden patio and pasture.

The home has beautiful cherry hardwood floors, oak cabinets and elegant carpets and, although separated, the kitchen, dining and living room are open and inviting. Two guest or family bedrooms share a bathroom that includes a jet tub. The master bedroom is sequestered on the opposite side of the house and has a full bath, walk-in closet, and a sitting or sewing room or perhaps an office.

The front porch draws one to sit and enjoy the view over the front yard and beyond. The backyard is special in that it has a well-maintained flowering garden with the flagstone and brick walkways. Next to it is a 9 x 9 (approx.) Water Well Aquatic exercise and therapy pool – in other words a hot tub with a treadmill – under a gazebo!

Three large cross-fenced pastures have two springs and a creek. Pastures are slightly rolling and bordered by woods. Each pasture has 18x9 loafing sheds. By the barn are two large vinyl-fenced corrals. The barn has three large garage doors that open into a large area. The bunkhouse with full bath and the tack room can be accessed through the garage but they also have separate front doors.

On the backside of the barn are two extra-large 16x14 stalls, 16x19 hay storage and grooming area (or room to put in more stalls). Heated Nelson Waters; inside and outside tie areas; hot and cold water and a large tack room. There is also an attached large shed for horse trailer or other equipment.


MLS #329282

Box 373 RR2
McLeansboro, IL
Price: $469,533
Description: Enjoy country living with this classy ranch style, 1 ½ story, bi-level home on 40 acres with two ponds, one of which features an island, a dock and boathouse. Just built 7 years ago, this home has 3 bedrooms, 2 ½ baths, with a “bonus” room over the large attached garage and a basement. The cathedral ceiling in the living room has a half-moon window above the French doors that open up to a back porch and a view of the acreage and the pond. The ponds are stocked and there’s ample wildlife. There’s a separate pole building with two garage-sized overhead doors. A whole-house generator serves to back up the all-electric home in the event of a power outage. Located out in the country in Hamilton County but not far from McLeansboro schools, shopping and medical facilities.

The home is spacious with the master bedroom that has a walk-in closet and bathroom that includes a bubble tub with recessed lights and a separate shower. Besides the front and rear porch entry, you can enter from the garage into a laundry room with a half bath. A sink and counter/breakfast bar combo divides the kitchen and living room. The kitchen has a built in pantry closest and there is room for a small table with chairs in front of a bay window in addition to a separate dining room. Recessed lighting in kitchen and living room.

Ceramic tile floor in the kitchen, hardwood floor in the dining room, black slate floor in the front entry foyer with carpet in the living room, bedrooms, hallway and in the bonus room along with carpet on the stairs up to the bonus room. Ceiling fans in all three bedrooms, living room, bonus room and dining room. Two bathrooms have linen closets and there is a closet in the front entry foyer.

All large appliances go with the home. That includes a Maytag washer and dryer and a refrigerator and dishwasher.

If you like to fish or just sit out by the water, the dock over the large pond will entice you. The island in the pond is accessible by boat, and there’s a boathouse to store equipment or perhaps be a workshop or hobby room. The electric is separate from the house, so this might be the place you put your RV or friends can camp and visit.

If you like horses or want to have livestock, this property would be ideal.

The property has been maintained for optimal wildlife viewing with feed plots and paths mowed. Expect to see deer, turkey, dove, quail, rabbit, squirrel, fox and, of course, coyote. Lots of wildflowers and prairie grass. There are river birches, cedar, and oak trees and a creek that runs (wet weather) on the back of the property. A butterfly garden is located behind the house.

MLS #327756

35321 E Grape Vine Trail
McClure, IL
Price: $99,900
Description: This 1.1 acre Alexander property with a lovely 2+ bedroom/2-bath home could be your slice of the Garden of Eden with Jims Branch Creek in the backyard and bordered in the back by the Shawnee National Forest. Peach, cherry, plum and pecan trees along with large oak and maple trees dot the well-maintained yard and garden. There’s an attached 2-car garage, separate carport, 2 storage buildings and a separate garage/workshop. Two porches, one off the kitchen makes for a great place to grill outdoors and another one on the side of the house which would be nice for sitting and sipping sweet tea on hot afternoons. Hooked up to city water but you might prefer the 58-foot deep well water. Close access to fishing, hiking, biking, birding, hunting or shopping and medical facilities.

Located just 3 miles east of the village of McClure, and less than 15 minutes from Cape Girardeau, MO, this semi-private setting could be your retirement dream or where you want to raise a family. The home has 2 bedrooms and a family room that could become a third bedroom and has 2 bathrooms. The kitchen has a breakfast nook and a small dining area. Next to the kitchen is a large closet that conceals space for a washer and dryer. Step outside from the kitchen through the sliding glass back door to a covered patio to grill or tend to flowers or vegetable garden.

For those who enjoy wine, the Shawnee Wine Trail offers 25 miles through the Shawnee National Forest that connects 9 award-winning wineries. Many wineries offer bed and breakfast stays.

If you are the outdoors type, there are many recreational areas nearby that offer fishing, hunting, hiking, boating and biking. The surrounding area offers Horseshoe Lake Conservation Area, Cypress Creek National Wildlife Refuge, Cache River State Natural Area, Lyerla Lake, Crab Orchard Refuge, Cape Bend and Devil’s Island State Fish and Wildlife Areas, Bean Ridge Pond and Ripple Hollow, to



3300 Tunnel Hill Road
Tunnel Hill, IL
Price: $139,000
Description: Tunnel Hill Road property with house, pole barn and pool is a rare find. This tri-level, 4-bedroom, 2-bath house is big enough to raise a family and the 5-acre property large enough to have a few horses or perhaps to have a big garden. The ground floor of the home has 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, and a dining and family room. There’s a breakfast counter between the roomy kitchen and living room. Upstairs is the master bedroom has a large bathroom and walk-in closet and opens up onto a deck overlooking the back yard. The yard has nice growth of shade trees, including some Australian pines and oaks.

The driveway can be accessed from the main road or Vinson Lane that runs alongside the property.

The pole barn is 36x50, with 4 stalls, plenty of storage for tack and gear and a loft for hay. The aisle way is wide and could be made into a garage if horses or livestock aren’t your thing. The property is partially fenced and has a pond.

The surrounding area is pure country living with wide, open spaces and beautiful views. But, it is not too far from shopping or entertainment with Marion approximately 20 minutes away and 35 minutes from Paducah, Kentucky. For the recreationists, the Shawnee Forest is only a few minutes away, as is the Rails to Trails where one can hike/bike between Harrisburg and Karnack. Several State Parks are within 30 minutes or less and Lake of Egypt is about 15 minutes' drive away.

MLS #323349 (SOLD)


8329 South fork Road
Marion, IL
Price: $179,900
Description: Williamson County home and 10 acres. If you have been looking for that special home in a quite & beautiful country setting; then this is for you. This 8 room home is located on 10 well landscaped & manicured acres, with a tree lined rock bottom creek at the back of the property. The family room looks out to a beautiful rock garden. Living room, family room, wood burning fireplace, dining room, kitchen, 3 bed room, & 3 baths. Master Bath has double Sinks, garden tub, shower, linen closet, & walk-in closet. Front porch has 21X12 trex decking, rear deck is 10X16. Walkout basement has 30' wing walls and additional 13X21 deck. This property is a horse lovers delight with a 30X50 pole Barn with 12' overhang door on one side of the barn, a 16' slider door for RV entry, and a 9' roll up door in the rear of barn with an alarm. located between Lake of Egypt & Crab Orchard Lake National Wildlife Refuge, and just 1 mile off the I-24 & I-57 junction. This is a must see. Call today to Schedule a showing.

MLS #322651 (SOLD)


Box 52 AR RR 2 Bassett School Road
Elizabethtown, IL
Price: $169,000
Description: With 35.6 surveyed acres, this 4-bedroom 2-bath home can become your hobby farm or horse resort. The 2007 home is located in Hardin County just south of Karbers Ridge Road adjoining the Shawnee National Forest. Located within a few minutes’ drive of the River-to-River Trail, Arrowhead Lodge, High Knob Campground, Garden of The Gods, Iron Furnace, Pounds Hollow and many more national landmarks and recreation areas. The property has cleared fields, with some woods, making it easier to fence for livestock. Or leave it open for your viewing or hunting pleasure. The home is ready to move into and has extras such as a fireplace, game room, jet tub, and an open floor plan with an extra-wide hallway that could be an office. The kitchen has an island counter and lots of cabinet space. A 10x50-covered deck running the length of the front of the home overlooks the property and a smaller deck on the back of the home that is wheelchair accessible. Barn 40X64 dirt floor.

MLS #319253 (SOLD)


4395 Reevesville Road
Vienna, IL

Owner financing available, too qualified buyer.

The rural setting of this 3-bedroom, 2 ½-bath, earth-berm home, situated with the front facing the eastern slope, offers privacy and quaintness for raising a family or enjoying retirement. The home is surrounded by a large variety of shade and fruit trees and flowers, a lovely flag-stone/flower garden, an above-the-ground pool and deck, and fenced pastures. The 310-foot driveway into this approximately 9.7 acre property leads from the main road straight to the front of the home with a 2-car attached garage. Because of the private setting bordered by farm and pasture land, wildlife are a part of the landscape.

The floor plan of the home includes a 16x16 open patio where you enter the front door into a similar sized foyer with a skylight in the ceiling. The master bedroom, with a full bath, has windows opening to the east and there are 2 more bedrooms, a room for storage or perhaps an office or sewing room, and a full bath off the foyer. The large open kitchen/dining and living-room combination invites socializing with friends and family and there is a separate family room or den complete with a cozy fireplace, built in bookcases and a half bathroom. You can enter the family room from the garage and there is also utility/laundry room off the family room.

While the house is roomy and comfortably laid out, the acreage is wonderful for those who enjoy the outdoors. Perhaps make this your small hobby farm as there’s room for a few horses, cattle or chickens. If you chose horses or if you like to hike or bicycle, you aren’t far from the Shawnee National Forest or the Rails To Trails. And the above ground pool with a wood deck makes for a pleasant end to your day. Your general shopping can be done in Vienna, 11.2 miles away, or Paducah, Kentucky, a 23-mile drive where you will find large and small shopping malls, specialty shops and many restaurants.


MLS #320636

7100 US Hwy 45 N
Vienna, IL
Price: $155,000
Description: The view is wooded and peaceful from the wrap-around, bi-level wooden deck behind this large contemporary tri-level home that includes a full walkout basement set on 12 ½ +/- acres. A private drive ends in a circle driveway in front. On this property you could raise a big family, establish a B&B or perhaps open a corporate retreat. Lots of windows overlook the yard that encircles the home with plenty of space to play or entertain company. Two small docks are built out over a pond stocked with bass, blue gill and crappie. The back of the property drops off a craggy rock bluff and there is a small seasonal creek. A small fenced pasture could be home to a few cows or horses.
Five dormers overlook the front yard. There is a room off the front foyer, across from the formal dining room, that would make an office or study. The family dining area and living room are open and airy with high ceiling. Doorways are handicap width for wheelchair access. Three bedrooms downstairs, one has a full bath with a Jacuzzi, shower, walk-in closet and a separate laundry room. The full basement is unfinished but plumbed and wired and ready for you to fix it up to suit your needs. There is an above ground swimming pool and the rear deck invites relaxing time or cookouts with a nice view.
The upstairs is an open area with a balcony overlooking the living room and family dining area. This space would make a great family recreation area plus a separate TV room or hobby room. The master bedroom is at the far end of the upstairs and has a jacuzzi, shower, and walk-in closet in the full bathroom.
Set back off of Highway 45 that leads west to Vienna and east Harrisburg, this home is close to a K-8th grade school and a high school. Interstate 24 is less than 5 miles away for major shopping trips to malls in Paducah, KY and Marion, IL, which are about 30 minutes away.
For the outdoor enthusiasts, this location is close to the Shawnee National Forest for hiking, horseback riding, and rock climbing; Rails To Trails for bicycling and walking; a golf course; and lakes for swimming, fishing and boating. And there are several wineries in the area.

MLS #320330 (SOLD)


7013 Day Road
Carbondale, IL
Price: $275,000
Description: This private country home in the middle of 40+/- acres is away from the hustle and bustle but yet close to towns for shopping and dining. And it is located within 5 miles of the I-24/I-57 interstate exits. A long driveway, lined on one side with cedar trees, ends in a circle drive in front of the home. The home has a combined kitchen, dining room and living room and there is no shortage of windows/sliding glass doors for natural lighting. A screened deck overlooks the backyard and large pond makes for a great place for entertaining and cookouts. The bathroom of the master bedroom has a large walk-in shower plus a cast iron tub. Two bedrooms are upstairs and one downstairs in the ground-level basement that has an additional space with access to the backyard. The attached garage has been converted into a family/laundry room. The property is partially fenced and cross fenced and has large shade trees. There is a pole barn, wooden storage building and a workshop with concrete floor and sliding door on the property.
For the outdoor lovers this location has a lot to offer. It is close to the Shawnee National Forest where there is horseback riding, hiking, biking, rock climbing, bird watching and hunting. It is also close to Lake of Egypt, Devils Kitchen and Crab Orchard Lakes for the fishing and boating enthusiasts.

MLS #312519

Box 138 E Tucker Hill Road
Cave In Rock, IL
Price: $299,900
Description: 10 acres in Hardin County. Excellent Bed & breakfast or executive retreat; built for a home.
The attention to detail will astound you in this gorgeous open floor plan house with 11 large rooms on 10 acres. Additional adjoining acres may also be purchased. The house boasts a 95' wrap-around porch with an absolutely stunning view of the surrounding Shawnee National Forest. For the avid fisherman, the Ohio River and the River-to-River trail is approximately a mile away. This property is very private with a ½ mile-long driveway, and would be quite attractive to the survivalist-minded. On the property sits a 50' x 52' pole barn that is heated and insulated with concrete floors, as well as an overhang where you can park your four-wheelers, boats, campers, etc. The barn includes a 12' x 14' meat locker for storing all the deer and turkey you can catch on this hunters' dream of a property. There is a large propane tank with an attachment for filling smaller tanks. The property includes both city water and a 120' well.

MLS #319233 (SOLD)


7430 146 E
Vienna, IL
Price: $89,900

Description: 1 acre in Johnson County. Located minutes from Dixon springs state park the Chocolate Factory, Lake Glendale and the Shawnee National forest. Approx 7 miles from I 24 for easy shopping and dining. Property joins crop fields in front and back of home; making viewing wildlife everyday easy and safe.

MLS #313396 (SOLD)


Box 115 RR 1
Grantsburg, IL
Price: $349,000

Description: 82.892 acres in Pope County. If seclusion and proximity to civilization is what you are looking for, this is it!! This property is in beautiful Pope County Illinois. It features two homes and is currently being used as a weekend retreat. This property is surrounded by the Shawnee National Forest on two sides and has a ¼ mile frontage on IL 145. Although the property has road frontage, the home sits 1/10 of a mile off the highway. This allows for seclusion, which in connection with the remote gate makes access to this property easily controlled. This property features a new 40x80 garage with electric remote doors; beautiful landscaping; fruit trees that include: Apple, Peach, Pear and Plum; approx. 1/2 acre pond that has been stocked with catfish and crappie; a rail deck bridge over the pond; 4 food plots: corn, clover, and oats. With an annual income of over 2,000 from C R P. It has been a well-known duck hunting location for many years, and is currently being managed for wildlife: deer, turkey, ducks, and geese. Home features a rock fire place(gas) and Sun room overlooking the property and pond. Bedrooms features are wall Bracket TV’s in all the bedrooms. This home design is very energy efficient and virtually soundproof. Property can be split into 3 different parcels, ask listing agent? SEVERAL UPDATES. New 2 ton, two speed-high efficiency air/heat installed in home, both homes on property were stripped and reroofed, new drainage pipes installed around home, new landscaping & Survey 2008, new flooring throughout-tile-carpet-red oak hardwood and new paint in 2010. Property also features a two bedroom guest house-with bunks-sleeps 6. It is located 15 miles from the worldwide known Samson's Ridge-15 minutes North of Paducah, Kentucky-40 minutes South of Marion, Illinois and 15 miles West of Golconda, Illinois and the Ohio River. It is also 13 miles from the Metropolis, IL exit on I24. Call Daniel Lewis. To Schedule your private viewing of this beautiful home and land today!!

MLS #312524 (SOLD)


675 Soloman Lane
Ozark, IL
Price: $84,900

Description: Make the most of 4.638 acres with a hunting, hiking, equestrian or private lodge on a dead-end lane. Easily accessible but located off the beaten path, this property is close to the Shawnee National Forest that is abundant with deer and turkey. It also has a shared stocked pond. A plus is that there is already a lodge with 3 private-entry and coded-locked bedrooms, and a common lounge, dining room and kitchen. Two bedrooms have bathrooms with showers that also can be accessed through the common area. The third bedroom has a private ¾ bath. A large wooden deck at the end of the common room adds to the outdoor experience. This property is approximately 1 mile by from the equestrian/hiking River To River Trail in the Shawnee Forest.

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MLS #330239 (SOLD)


305 Old Town road
Stonefort, IL
Price: $176,000
Description: Saline County: A rare opportunity to own this mostly wooded and hilly 80-acre property bordered by the Shawnee Forest on three sides! Exceptional find for hunters, horseback riders or nature lovers. Choose one of several great spots to build a cabin or home, or set up camp. The property is in a USDA Soil and Water Erosion Program and has cedar, white oak, plus approximately 25 acres of tall pine trees that the owner planted in 1994. There is a large pond, three wet-weather creeks, some rock outcroppings and formations, and a hilltop view.

Enter the property on an approximately 370-foot long by 36-foot wide gravel driveway that leads to a clearing and circle drive. Two other clearings are accessible by a good jeep road and by ATV/foot trails; trails meander around and through the property. The east and north sides are bounded by the Shawnee National Forest and the south side by Pope County and the Burden Falls Wilderness Area, which is also part of the national forest. There’s an abundance of wildlife such as deer, turkey, fox, coyote, and birds. This property is a great place to get away from the fast-paced city life. Make it a hunter’s retreat, a hobby farm or your special home or hideaway.



001 Raum Road
Golconda, IL
Description: This wooded 40-acre property in Pope County is bounded on all four sides by the Shawnee National Forest and is located off Raum Road. It is ideal for the avid hunter, hiker, horseback rider or outdoor person. Terrain is hilly with natural rock formations, bluffs and creeks and has a wide variety of trees with some marketable. Just three miles from One Horse Gap Lake, where the annual Nine-Day Trail Ride is held, and a short hike to War Bluff and the Lusk Creek Canyon, a National Natural Landmark. Abundant with wildlife, this would make a great private retreat in its natural setting. While there is no existing road through the Forest to the property, a special-use permit can be applied for access through the Shawnee National Forest.

MLS #329409

001 34
Harrisburg, IL
Price: $59,900
Description: Coming down a rock driveway you discover beautiful bluffs, creek and woods making this property the perfect holiday get-away or for the adventurous builder, a spot for the new home. On three sides this property is surrounded by National Forest one of which is an Illinois Natural Heritage Landmark which is used as a native plant species conservation plot. This property would be a perfect off the grid escape for anyone who loves privacy

MLS #329315

9410 Rt. 147
Simpson, IL
Price: $90,000
Description: 28 acres In Johnson County, wooded and pasture land. Large barn used for storage of hay bales with a seasonal creek in the back of the barn. This property has many signs of game and wildlife, situated not far from Shawnee National Forest.

MLS #322359 (SOLD)


1580 W RR1
Mt. Erie, IL
Price: SOLD

Description: Expand or start farming with this 190-acre land with approximately 160-tillable ground in the Mt. Erie farming community of Wayne County. With a mile and a half of road frontage, you could even build a home and live close to work the land. Average corn yield is 130 bushels per acre; average bean yield is 40 bushels per acre. Currently planted in winter wheat and under tenant farmer with lease thru 2014. Wooded areas and a creek that runs through the property attracts an abundance of deer so hunting is another option. Or, perhaps, you may want to develop it into horse property by building barns, arenas, etc.

MLS #322043

001 Rock Creek Road
Cave In Rock, IL
Price: $139,000

Description: Bordered by the Shawnee Forest on the south side, this wooded 73-acre tract can be divided for purchase as a 30- or 40-acre (+/-) tract. Abundant with wildlife, a rock-bottom creek runs through the southeast corner. There are a number of nice potential building sites to choose from whether you want to build a home or a cabin retreat. Located within 4 miles of Cave In Rock, take the ferry across the Ohio River to Marion, KY (16 miles) and shop in the Amish community for organic and homemade goods as well as furniture and leather (harness) items. Or head 5 miles away for the recreation of Battery Rock and Saline Landing on the Ohio River; 11 miles to Garden of the Gods and Old Shawneetown; 25 miles to Harrisburg to shop or 35 miles to Paducah, KY for shopping and fine arts.

MLS #329115

001 Reevesville Road
Grantsburg, IL
Price: $89,900
Description: These 29.225 wooded acres in Johnson County are a hunters dream. This property has long been a natural nursery for the deer and turkey from the nearby crop fields, offering cover and quick access to an abundant food source. There are a variety of trees, including dogwood and some marketable timber. The property has been recently surveyed and offers great locations for parking your camper or RV, or building your dream cabin. Located approximately 15 minutes from Paducah, Ky and is just off of Big bay (Exit 27) on I-24. Property is approximately 6 miles from the nationally renowned Samson's whitetail Mountain.



001 Gilead Church Road
Vienna, IL
Description: JOHNSON COUNTY 18 SURVEYED ACRES EXCEPTIONAL HORSE PROPERTY WITHIN A MILE OF SHAWNEE NATIONAL FOREST TRAILS. A perfect setup for life with horses or hunting and fishing. Located near the midway point of the River to River Trail, a blacktop road fronts the property and leads to the gravel drive and the tree shaded yard and 30X50 pole barn. Relax and fish on one of the two half-acre stocked ponds one was built New in 2011 or take a stroll beyond the grass pastures is wooded area on a walking trail and several Great Home sites.

MLS #317368 (SOLD)


Box 100 RR 1
Herod, IL
Price: $119,000
Description: Enjoy country living at its best in Hardin County on this 21-acre home site with a 30' x 56' pole barn that includes 480-square feet living space (8' screen porch, living room, bedroom, and full bath). The partially fenced land has a pleasant gradual slope of 11 wooded acres and 10 in pasture with a New pond and 800' of gravel road frontage. Make this your very own nature preserve naturally abundant with wildlife or create a gentleman's horse ranch. For outdoor enthusiasts, this property is a wonderful location close to horse and hiking trails, including the River To River Trail, and recreational sites such at Iron Furnace, Garden of the Gods, Rim Rock and Pounds Hollow.

MLS #317156 (SOLD)


001 Dixon Lane
Vienna, IL
Price: $120,000

Description: 40 acres in Johnson county; with a spring on the property giving year around moving water allowing this farm to be an exhalent livestock farm with two barns and shed, pond and several pends and corals already in place. Located approx. two miles north of exit 14 from I 24 just off of rout 45.
Close to Shawnee National Forest and the River to River Trial.



001 Madrid Road
Thompsonville, IL

Description: 20 acres in Williamson county. Take a drive and check out this wonderful building site affordable and offering privacy with convenience to I 57. Acreage featuring woods,large cleared area for building.

MLS #329760

0001 Rout 37
Buncombe, IL
Price: $89,900

Description: 26.6 acres 8th of mile off of rout 37 mature oak and Hickory timber; complete with cabin and creek. Cabin very rustic; however very livable complete with wood burning stove, windows, privet bedroom; underground electricity. County water available; hunter ready. Owner financing available to qualified buyer contact Daniel Lewis for more info.

MLS #322538 (SOLD)


00001 Schwartz Hill Lane
Vienna, IL
Price: SOLD

Description: Cabin and 1 acres in Johnson county has all the rustic charm you could wish for. Newly remodeled in 2011. land is all wooded is an excellent hunting cabin or weekend getaway. The views on this property must be seen to be appreciated with a wet weather waterfall, rock bluffs and outcroppings and cave. Or ride your -wheeler along one of the many four-wheeler trails. Property is located in the heart of the Shawnee National Forest, within 2 miles drive to Dutchman Lake approximately 15 minutes from Lake Of Egypt, and only about 1\10 mile from the River to River Trail. (Broker owned) Owner financing is Available to qualified buyer.

MLS #313925

TBD Tunnel Hill Rd
Goreville, IL
Price: $$380,000

Description: 109.660 acres of prime land, whether your wanting to develop or wanting farm land or just great hunting land, this is the place for you. Located just off Interstate 24 & 57 and within a few miles of Lake Of Egypt, makes this land very resourceful. It is about 50\50 wooded acres and pasture which is fully fenced & cross fenced throughout & the rest woods. Also 2 ponds, 5 wells & a creek on property, Call today for your very own private tour of the land.

MLS #312521

TBD E Tucker Hill
Cave In Rock, IL
Price: $149,000

Description: 27 acres in Hardin County, that adjoin Shawnee National Forest and just across the road from the River To River Trail. 1 mile from the Ohio River at Saline Landing on a county maintained road, many great home sites with power and water available. Owner states excellent hunting and fishing.

MLS #313352 (SOLD)


TBD #2 Tuller Road
Stonefort, IL
Price: $80,000

Description: These 40 acres in Saline County are an outdoorsman’s dream. Mostly wooded, with an abundance of deer, rabbit, quail and turkey, this is an excellent hunting property. This is also an income-producing property, with approximately 22 acres enrolled in a tree program, and the contract expires in 2015. Owner states there are approximately 20 acres (estimated $3,000) in marketable timber on the property. Property is only about ¼ mile from Shawnee National Forest and less than a mile from the Pope County line. Both water and electric are available.

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