120 W Dowell Road, Mchenry, IL

10 Beds
5 Baths
5,708 sqft
Active Under Contract


Anyone looking for a private, peaceful and picturesque property with room for horses and animals won't want to miss this sensational home. Set on more than seven acres of glorious land, this is your chance to immerse yourself in a life of absolute leisure while still being within easy reach of the center of McHenry. The home is spacious and inviting with 10 bedrooms, five full baths and multiple light-filled living areas. Gorgeous wood floors flow underfoot throughout much of the layout while one of the living rooms boasts a stone feature wall ready for a cozy wood heater and large windows that frame leafy views over the lot. There's room to add your own touches throughout including in the open kitchen with wood cabinets and sweeping countertops. A suite of new appliances would transform this space into a chef's haven with views over the dining area and out to the backyard. A selection of versatile rooms could be adapted to suit your needs and you can accommodate guests or a multigenerational family with a second kitchen. A new septic system has just been installed and there's also a 37x60 shop where you can kickstart your next project. With some updates and improvements, this home could be the dream rural hideaway you've been searching for. Imagine spending your days hosting guests on the front porch or exploring the property as you take in the serene location and immense natural beauty. McHenry's shopping, schools, services and amenities are all within easy reach and you're close to parks, golf courses, the Fox River and so much more.

Facts and features

Type: Detached Single
Year Built: 1978
Parking: Garage - Attached
Lot: 7.52 Acres
Price/sqft: $88

Interior details

Bedrooms and bathrooms

Bedrooms: 10

Bathrooms: 5.5

Full bathrooms: 5

1/2 bathrooms: 1


Basement: None

Other interior features

Total interior livable area: 5,708 sqft

Property details


Total spaces: 4

Parking features: Garage

Garage spaces: 4

Other parking information: Multiple Garages


Lot size: 7.52 Acres

Lot size dimensions: 230.7X1276.8X250.7X1607.14X28.86X350.95

Other property information

Tax ID: 1517226007

Construction details

Type and style

Home type: Detached Single


Year built: 1978

Community and Neighborhood Details


Region: Mchenry

Financial details

Other financial information

Annual tax amount: $9,535

Nearby schools in Mchenry

Schools provided by the listing agent

  • Elementary: - District 15
  • Middle: - District 15
  • High: - District 156

This data may not be complete. We recommend contacting the local school district to confirm school assignments for this home.