Location: 702 Bay Road, McHenry, IL, 60051

Lakefront, 10+ Acre Estate with Pier on Private Lake, Equestrian Stable & Outbuilding w/ Coach House in McHenry


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Previously Valued To: $1,200,000

Suggested Opening Bid: $495,000

Buyer’s Premium: 6%

Cooperating Broker’s Commission: 2.5%

Custom Built: 1987

Home Size: Approx. 6,207 SF

Lot Approx. 10.24 Acres

Bedrooms: 5

Bathrooms: 3.1

Fireplaces: 2

Garage: 4 Car

2016 Taxes: $32,829.00

PIN #: 10-20-176-018

Known as Bridlegate, this lakefront, equestrian, country estate set on 10+ acres was custom built in 1987. Offering incredible privacy in a spectacular setting, the approximately 6,200 sf home boasts: a gated entry; boathouse with dock and pier on private lake; a horse barn with 6 stall paddock; a second barn for vehicles and equipment that has a second floor coach house with living room, kitchen, bedroom and full bath; and three 1-acre pastures (2 fenced).

Well located near the Chain of Lakes, this compound built for family fun also has a greenhouse and gazebo. The 3 story, 5 bedroom, 3.1 bath home features: a custom kitchen with large dining area and Tuscany balcony with lake views; a large master suite with spa bath and sitting area with lake views; formal living and dining rooms; a den/library with lake views; two generators and much more! A dramatic, light filled, two story lower level that walks out to the bluestone patio and tranquil gardens features an open floorplan with large recreation room, stone fireplace, second kitchen, hobby room and a large dining area.

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$495,000 is the suggested opening bid for the online auction (not an asking price); the unpublished reserve price is higher.

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Auction started August 15, 2018 12:00 am CDT

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Bidding Starts: August 15, 2018 12:00 am CDT

Bidding Ends: August 15, 2018 1:00 pm CDT

Location: 702 Bay Road, McHenry, IL, 60051

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