Stay in the Carriage House of one of Lake of Egypt's finest waterfront homes. Enjoy the three acre manicured grounds with rose garden, waterfall, fountains, bridge, swimming pool, hot tub, 2 boat docks, beach with boat dock/swimming platform, and private patio with a stunning view of the beautiful Lake of Egypt.
The carriage house is a separate home attached to the main house via an under ground tunnel. Complete with heated driveway and guard houses flanking the entry to welcome you. The carriage house is nicely appointed with all the comforts of home including large screen television, DVD, stereo, game table, wireless internet, 2 sunny bedrooms both with queen size beds, full bath, foyer, living room with very comfortable queen size sleeper sofa and walk out kitchen with Jenn-air appliances.
The beautiful Lake of Egypt is located fifteen minutes from downtown Marion Illinois. Twenty Minutes from Herrin Illinois. Twenty minutes from Carterville and John A. Logan College, Thirty minutes from Carbondale Illinois and Southern Illinois University. Forty Five Minutes from Paducah Kentucky.
Lake of Egypt is centrally located in the heart of Southern Illinois and provides easy access to many surrounding towns as well as John A Logan College and Southern Illinois University. The Southern Illinois areas is home to many beautiful lakes, wildlife, fragrant orchards and hillside vineyards. The Lake of Egypt is nestled within the Shawnee National Forest which lays between the borders of The Great Mississippi and Ohio rivers and is made up of 280,000 acres of mountain tops and rugged rock formations. Enjoy miles of hiking, biking and horseback trails, including The American Discovery Trail.
Southern Illinois is home to the Southern Illinois Miners baseball team, Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge, Shawnee National Forest, and many state parks. Outdoor activiities are abundant in this area. Ask me about SNS Guide Service, let Matt show you to all the hot fishing holes, boating, hunting, hiking, camping, golfing and horseback riding are to name a few. Of course, the area also offers shopping, theater, and fine dining. Ask me about a 20% discount at The Annex Coffee and Deli, Southern Illinois Dermatology for your Botox, Dermal Fillers and laser services.
Beautiful Southern Illinois is centrally located to many surrounding metropolitan areas including St. Louis, Missouri (2 hours), Cape Girardeau, Missouri (1) and Paducah, Kentucky (45 minutes).
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Rumor has it this home was sought out for purchase By the wife of a famous mobster while he was incarcerated in the nearby Marion Federal Penitentiary
The Owner purchased this estate in 2002
The Annex Deli = Southern Illinois' Best Deli
Garden of The Gods = Miniature Grand Canyon
Giant City Lodge = Homestyle Fried Chicken
The Wine Trail = 'The Napa Valley of the Midwest' - One of Americas largest wine producing regions
Walker's Bluf and Blue Sky = Two of 2 dozen Vineyards
DermaCare Body Boutique = Physician strength skin care and makeup
The Egyptian Revival Day Spa = Illinois Premier Spa
Southern Illinois University