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Marengo Real Estate Listing # 190636
Price:  $480,000
9413 Conestoga Trail
Marengo, IL  60152
Type: Single Family Home
For Sale By Owner: Bill & Mary Hanner, Homeowner. 
Financing:  Conventional/Cash
Phone: (815) 923-2092 
Serenity, beauty, peace... Cedar-sided hillside ranch on beautiful 5.25 parcel. Sunny backyard. A delightful surprise surrounded by woods. Half acre stocked, aerated, manicured pond. High speed Internet; DirectTV-HD. Cozy, quiet, friendly neighborhood. 2.5 car attached garage w/pull-down ladder to attic storage. Central Air. AprilAir Humidifier. 200+ amp serv. Barn. Zoned for horses. Fenced 6-run kennel. Total New Roof 2010. 5 min. from I-90.

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Seller is offering a 2.5% commission to buyer's agent completing the transaction.


Style: Hillside Ranch
Year Built: 1970
Approx. Sq. Feet: 2,300
Construction:  Frame
Exterior: Cedar (CD), brick
Roofing: ArchitectAsphalt/Glass Shingles)New2010
Driveway: Asphalt
Total Rooms: 7
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2.5
Basement:  Walkout
Garage Type:  Attached
Garage Capacity: 2.5
Central Air:  Yes
Lot Size: 320'x700'
Total Acres: 5.25


Year round beauty! Hillside ranch overlooks beautifully maintained sunny yard and stocked pond. Lovely perennial and wildflower gardens. Many butterflies and birds. A shutterbug's paradise for all seasons! Manicured lawn is surrounded by huge oaks and hickorys. Ornamental trees and pines. Cedar-sided 24'x24' pole barn equiped with electricity and outside floodlights. Water hook-ups inside and outside of the barn. Zoned for horses. Fenced (65'x50') 6-run dog kennel. Gravel drives to barn and backyard. Trails and paths in surrounding woods on property.

Foyer   10' x 14'   Enter this amazing home through the dramatic cedar shake shingle foyer with a cathedral ceiling and slate floor. Your eyes will immediately be led through the dining room to a large window which views the elevated deck, backyard and pond. Ceiling fan (reversible) with light. 
Dining Room   12' x 15'   This enchanting dining area balcony has a vaulted cathedral ceiling and a slate floor overlooking the Living Room. While dining enjoy the treetop views through the large window that overlooks the elevated deck, backyard and pond. 
Kitchen   12' x 12'   Kitchen Remodeled - June 2012. Beautiful wood floor, hickory cabinets, granite look counter top. Bright, spacious, working kitchen. A skylight highlights the work area and countertops. Directly adjacent to the Kitchen is a 12x10 Breakfast Nook. Watch birds and butterflies in the perennial garden while enjoying a meal. Ceiling fan (reversible) with light. 
Family Room   11' x 18'   Enjoy winter in front of the warm, cozy fireplace while watching snow, gently falling, through the large window and sliding glass doors. In the summer, spend your time on the huge 30'x7', elevated deck, only accessible from the Family Room. No matter what the time of year this is the room to enjoy the full beauty of the yard and pond. Carpeted. Adjacent to the landing leading to the garage and informal entry to the house. 
Master Bedroom   12' x 14'   Features His and Hers closets - lots of hanging room and shelving. Connecting bathroom (ceramic tile floor). Private 5'x21' elevated deck overlooks woods and part of the yard. Bedroom window looks out onto yard and pond. Ceiling fan (reversible). Access to attic storage. Hardwood floor. 
Bedroom 2   12' x 13'   Walk-in closet. Lots of hanging space and shelves. Laundry shoot. Ceiling fan (reversible) with light. 2 windows with blinds look out into woods. Hardwood floor. 
Bedroom 3   12' x 13'   Semi walk-in closet. 2 windows with shades - one overlooks front entry, front deck and perennial garden, the other looks out into woods. Hardwood floor. 
Living Room   22' x 16'   This room and open stairway share the vaulted cathredral ceiling and the cedar shake walls of the foyer and dining room. It also has a window the same size as the Dining Room, sharing the same view but at ground level. The large sliding glass door leads to a patio and the backyard. Stone fireplace and rough cedar mantle. Quarry stone floor. Adjacent to the Living Room, through a door, is the basement 
Basement   24' x 66'   This full, walkout, English basement is partially finished. South end, 40�x24� features laundry area with a double laundry tub, washer and dryer, folding area and water softener. Bathroom plumbing is roughed in. Adjacent area has a set of large windows for backyard viewing. (Great space for a master bedroom, a workout room or a play area. The mid section, 11�x22�, of the basement hosts an enclosed storage area (or a future cedar closet) under the Living Room staircase. An access door to the Living Room. The enclosed Mechanical Room also houses pantry shelves. North end, 17�x20�, has a set of windows and a backyard access door. The stairway leads up to a landing in the main part of the house, to an informal entryway and to the garage. The area under the stairway is semi enclosed for more storage. 
Work Shop   24' x 24'   Fully self contained and separate entry from the main part of the house. It's actually the basement of the garage. 24'x24' with it's own 100 amp electric power. Large workbench and built-in shelving. Service door and OVERHEAD DOOR to back yard. Great workshop for the serious or weekend creator or fixer. 

Included Appliances: W&D, DW, Stove, Micro, Bsmnt Frig, KitFrig Ceil Fans 

School System:   Riley
Elementary School:   Riley
Jr/Middle School:   Riley
High School: Marengo Community HS 

Outdoor lover's paradise. Play year round on your own 5+ acres. Barn for horses and kennels for dogs. Paddle your canoe or kayak in the pond. Fish. Hike the wooded paths. CrossCountry ski, snowshoe, ice skate and even mush! Wildlife and bird watching. Deer, heron, frogs, toads, turtles, ducks, cardinals, bluebirds, grossbeaks, orioles, chickadees, hummingbirds, butterflies, turkeys. Enjoy the perennial gardens and wildflowers. Enjoy the sunsets thru the trees. Enjoy s'mores around a campfire. No bright lights in this neighborhood to interfer with star gazing. Marengo Ridge Golf Course is around the corner! I90 is 5 miles away!