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This 50.60 acre secluded country estate is a RARE find in JoDaviess County and only minutes away from beautiful Galena! A unique piece of real estate for the investor, hunter, second home buyer as a private retreat or full time living. It’s ‘Grandfather” Clause from the Building & Zoning Board will allow up to possibly 6 private home-sites, or additional homes for the family. This forest is abundant with wildlife such as whitetail deer & turkey making this a true Hunter’s Paradise! There is also an excellent pond site for your own fishing & swimming hole! Leave your worries behind as you drive thru the evergreens to this spacious home. Home was built by a contractor for his own and boast 5 bedrooms, 4 baths (3 have barely been used), stone-faced wood-burning fireplace, intercom-music system, 2 person whirlpool tub & central vac system are just a few of the amenities. There is a 32x26 Great Room with its many windows letting the beauty of nature into the home. Spacious open kitchen with hickory cabinets & high end appliances, large Family Room in lower level with custom built bar, nice size laundry room and a 7.5 x 9 finished storage room giving this home lots of storage. Great for entertaining with screened porch off of the kitchen/dining and lower good size deck. The attached 2.5 car garage is fully finished with oak cabinets, pine trim, custom shelves, stainless steel sink and counter-top work space with its HVAC on a separate zone. If this is not enough there is a 40x60 metal pole barn for all of your tools, toys & could make a great workshop. The property is taxed agriculture due to Forestry Management Program! If you love the outdoors, the peace & quiet, or future development this property will not disappoint you! The sellers have an estimate for work that will be needed for siding, deck & roof. The value given for the home reflects this cost. Must call the listing agent to arrange for all showings. Full-time residents, would like 24hrs notice to show.