2.68 acres of densely wooded mature oak and hickory trees in Camp Lee Estates located 5 miles southwest of Sullivan. This property borders Corps of Engineers Lake Shelbyville property . Hundreds of acres of woods just outside your back door. Walk to Lake Shelbyville in 10 minutes. Deer, fox, and turkey are often seen in the yard. Sullivan is less than 5 miles away, Shelbyville is 20 , Mattoon is 25, Decatur is 35 and Champaign is 60.
Utilities are all underground. There is a concrete parking area in front of the house for 6 cars, or plenty of room for a basketball game. There is also a circular gravel drive with plenty more room for additional guest parking.
Home is custom designed by current homeowner and built for a family. The main floor includes an entryway, living/dining/kitchen , sunroom, laundry, mudroom, master suite with walk-in shower, sunken whirlpool tub, and walk-in closet. There is a walk-in pantry in the kitchen. There are three porches off the main floor, including a private porch off of the master bedroom. All rooms have beautiful views of the woods.
The second floor has three bedrooms plus a small bonus guest room over the garage. There is a full bath with separate toilet, tub/shower, and double bowl vanity rooms so multiple children can use the bathroom at once.
in addition to the front staircase, there is also a back staircase going down to the dining area.
The basement has a family room with a full kitchen and bar. It has a walkout to a 16 by 20 concrete patio. There is also a full bathroom and a big workshop.
Outside there is a flagstone patio in the woods with a firepit.
The house is heated and cooled with geothermal. There is an electrical heat backup system. The living room has a high-efficiency fireplace which heats the main parts of the house nicely. There is also a propane fireplace in the basement. In case of a power failure, there is a 20 kw whole-house generator with an automatic transfer switch..
Kitchen cabinets are quarter sawn oak, living trim is hickory. Interior doors are hickory. Floors are random width hickory planks. Everything in this house is custom built.
For Sale By Owner Home Prices for Sullivan, Illinois 61951