Waterfront - Primary on Main
400 Machelle Drive Cary, IL
$ 1,950,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11338482
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyMC HENRY
  • CityCary
  • AreaCary - Oakwood Hills - Trout Valley
  • NeighborhoodRawson Bridge
  • Zip60013
  • StylePrairie
  • Taxes$ 12799
  • Price$ 1,950,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3980
  • Lot Size12.22 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Coldwell Banker Real Estate Group
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Hidden gem in the Coves/Saddle Oaks neighborhood! Unique, artist designed, prairie style ranch home. Has a historical 150 year old horse barn that has been newly painted. The barn has been completely remodeled with an entertainment area, bar, and bathroom. It also serves as a working and active seven stall horse stable. The stable connects to fenced in pastures with spring fed troughs. The pastures will lead you directly out to the conservation area trails. House has exposed woodworking rafts and beams in the interiors, new windows (2019), new master bath that reflects the rustic, artistic design of the original design of the house (2019), newer fence and decks being refinished August 2021. Workshop/hobby room off entryway, 2 dining rooms, kitchen with newer appliances. 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Closed off large loft area for potential of another bedroom. Large unfinished basement with lots of potential and wine cellar. Has a dry basement (no sump pump). Beautiful views on the wraparound decks of the spring fed pond (with aerators), game fish, beach, and waterfall. 2 car heated detached garage with a covered walkway. Tesla charger and stair access to a large 2nd story insulated storage area. LOW AGRICULTURAL TAXES! Barrington/Bull Valley type horse property with low Cary taxes.

Price History
3/4/2022 Listed $1,950,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Wine Refrigerator, Water Softener Owned, Other
Architectural Style Prairie
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Walkout
City Cary
Community Features Park, Horse-Riding Area, Horse-Riding Trails, Lake
Cooling Central Air
County Mc Henry
Days on Market 11
Directions From Northwest Highway and E. Main St. Travel East on E Main Street Road to Newbold Road. Travel North on Newbold Road to Three Oaks Road. Travel East on Three Oaks Road to Cove Drive. Travel North on
Elementary School District 26
Exterior Features Deck, Storms/Screens, Breezeway
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas
High School District 155
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, In-Law Arrangement, First Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Historic/Period Mlwk, Beamed Ceilings
MLS Area Cary / Oakwood Hills / Trout Valley
Middle/Junior School District 26
New Construction No
Other Structures Barn(s), Gazebo
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Shake
Sewer Septic-Private
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Machelle
Tax Annual Amount 12799.38
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 9
Township Algonquin
Virtual Tour https://tours.databasedads.com/4209162/400-Machelle-Dr-Cary-IL?u=1

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Bedrooms Possible 4
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Living Area 3980
Livingareasource Appraiser
Room Type Loft, Workshop, Walk In Closet, Enclosed Porch
Street Suffix Drive
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Exterior Wood Siding
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 12.22
Lot Size Acres 12.22
Water Source Private Well
Waterfront Y/N Yes


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60013

AVG $400K
AVG $8,550
AVG 38

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