It’s unusual to find a resort style property located in an opulent, tree-shaded country setting just a short drive away from Chicago, Illinois. Luxury homes for sale in McHenry, illinois are beautiful, but there’s no doubt the Lazy Willow property is one of a kind. Visitors to the beautiful Lazy Willow estate are often amazed at the incredible natural beauty of the 14.63 acres surrounding this estate, which includes a 1/4 mile driveway (adding extra privacy) with a charming wood planked bridge. The surrounding property also includes eight beautiful acres of woods, plus a 6 acre lawn that’s perfect for recreational sports.
Water is a big part of the attraction of this lovely estate,too. The area offers a gorgeous 30 foot waterfall, a pond for swimming with a 100 foot beach area, plus a swinging rope and a floating raft. This estate offers every opportunity for outdoor fun and recreation.
The main house at Lazy Willow, in Crystal Lake, IL, is a stunning French Country-style Chalet, with five bedroom suites, six full baths, and four gorgeous fireplaces. This home has 5400 square feet of finished living area, and also has 1300 square feet shelled out and ready for expansion. Every type of relaxation and entertainment is available here, as this home also offers a spa room, two quaint screened-in porches and two lovely outside decks with waterfalls that overlook the backyard and the 200 acre conservation area. A three car parking area is also available inside the property.
The upper room at Lazy Willow offers 1600 square feet of meeting and recreation area, with a kitchenette and bathroom for added convenience. The downstairs area below this offers a 1600 square foot shop area plus a two car garage.
In addition, an outdoor shed (formerly a one bedroom guest house ) is also available for storage or garage use.
This beautiful property has been used for many conferences and meetings for large organizations, as the area offers a wealth of space and recreational possibilities.
The surrounding area here is close to a golf course and elementary and business schools. The property is a 40 minute drive from Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, and just 13 minutes from the Chicago Commuter Train Station.
The Lazy Willow property is a special one indeed. Come pay a visit soon to see all that it has to offer.