8495 E PHEASANT Trail $1,150,000

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    8495 E PHEASANT Trail Wilmington, IL 60481

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    SOLD 10/21/2020

    $1,150,000

    • 4 Beds
    • 2 Baths
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 10762376
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    Property Details

    Only a little over an hour drive from the Chicago Loop! Wildfeather is now available after four generations, creating a rare lifetime opportunity. Acquired in the 1940s by Arthur T. McIntosh of Kenilworth and Inverness as an investment in "health and happiness." 386 secluded, wooded acres at the confluence of the Kankakee and Des Plaines Rivers and the beginning of the Illinois. 1 mile of frontage on the Kankakee, 1/3 mile on the Des Plaines, private 41-acre inlet and 9-acre pond, 4-acre island with causeway. Fish for bass and walleye; hunt for ducks, geese, turkey, and deer; trap beaver; enjoy a day on the water boating, skiing, sailing canoeing, kayaking; or just relax around the pool at your weekend residence, known as Therapy Lodge. Watch the blue herons, white egrets, and the resident bald eagles from the screened gazebo. Hike the 1+ miles of wooded trails along the shoreline and winding through 200 year oak groves. Follow hidden paths to the old beekeeper's hives and restore your own honey production. Hunt for arrowheads and other Native American artifacts left by tribes who lived on this strategic waterway peninsula dating back to 14,000 years B.C. Continue the conservation practices established in the 1970s when native prairie grasses were planted along with strips of corn and sorghum for the wildlife. When Old Man Winter arrives, enjoy hours of cross country skiing and ice skating, returning to a roaring fire in the custom fireplace built from stone hand-selected on the property. In late winter, you must visit to see the thousands of white pelicans resting on their migration route. For the more adventurous, use Wildfeather as your base and cruise America's Great Loop Route! The Main Residence has 4 Bedrooms, 2 full Baths and an In-ground pool. A Caretaker's Home with 4 Bedrooms & 2 Baths and 2 Barns are also located on the property.

    • General Features
      • Additional Parcels Y/N Yes
      • Area Wilmington
      • Association Fee 0
      • Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
      • Association Fee Includes None
      • Community Features Water Rights
      • County Or Parish Grundy
      • New Construction Y/N No
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Special Listing Conditions None
      • Tax Annual Amount 6910.42
      • Tax Year 2018
      • Township Goose Lake
      • Year Built 1962
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator
      • Aprox. Total Finished Sq Ft 0
      • Architectural Style Log
      • Basement None
      • Full Bathrooms 2
      • Half Bathrooms 0
      • Bedrooms (Below Grade) 0
      • Cooling None
      • Dining Room Combined w/ LivRm
      • Exterior Features Porch, Boat Slip, Pool In-Ground
      • Fireplace Features Wood Burning
      • Fireplaces Total 1
      • Heating Electric
      • Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors
      • Living Area 0
      • Master Bedroom Level Main Level
      • Rooms Total 6
      • Sewer Septic-Private
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features River Front, Water Rights
      • Lot Size Acres 386
      • Lot Size Dimensions 386
      • Other Structures Second Residence,Gazebo
      • Parcel Number 0336200012
      • Parking Features Off Street, Driveway
      • Parking Total 8
      • Waterfront Y/N Yes
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Coal City Elementary School
      • Elementary School District 1
      • High School Coal City High School
      • High School District 1
      • Middle Or Junior School Coal City Middle School
      • Middle Or Junior School District 1

    Neighborhood

    60481 (Wilmington) Demographics

    45 Median Age
    106 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    23% College Educated
    $58,430 Estimated Median Income
    3,554 Estimated Total Home Owners
    1,133 Estimated Total Renters
    76% / 24% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    3 Estimated Average Household Size
    11,649 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

    Market Last 30 Days In This Postal Code

    $174,000 Median Sales Price
    18 Homes Sold
    31 New On Market

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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- New in Database Source New Value: $0 -100%
        10/21/2020 2:00:00 AM Sold Source New Value: $1,150,000
        9/16/2020 3:20:53 PM Status Changed Source New Value: Contingent
        8/28/2020 4:22:18 PM Status Changed Source New Value: Contingent
        7/3/2020 12:23:26 AM Status Changed Source New Value: Active
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