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26010 W Airport Road Minooka IL 60447 | Airport Home for Sale

Classic elegance on a private airstrip

If you�re craving for retreat, privacy, space, and a location where you can indulge in your love for airplanes, this stunning French Provincial home in Minooka is what you been looking for.

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Nestled on 5.4 wooded acres at the end of the prestigious Chicago Glider Club Gliderport, it provides the space and privacy you seek.

Living in this residential airpark has many advantages. The idea that you can fly your aircraft by simply walking out of the house, without having to drive to the airport is exciting! Imagine being able to fly over your favorite vacation spots in minutes.

This private paradise is made more special by the fact that a good portion of the property is surrounded by mature trees, perfect to enjoy the quiet country setting. Now that�s the ultimate retreat and serenity.

Boasting of 3,149 square feet, this custom built home is constructed with top quality materials with no expenses space  and defines contemporary modern living at its finest.

Featuring 5 bedrooms, 2 of which are en-suite, 3 full and 2 half baths, along with 2 Grand Montana stone fireplaces, this home ensures you enjoy plenty of space and natural light. It provides generous living spaces for your everyday requirements as well as amazing outdoor retreats.

Enjoy life in an airport home

This stunning Minooka airport home is great for anyone, especially pilots and aviation enthusiasts who are seeking for a fly-in community.

The Chicago Glider Club airstrip sits a little over two miles southwest of the town center of Minooka, so you are just minutes away from amenities. This neighborhood is just minutes away from parks, restaurants, shops, and I-80 and I-55.

Even the schools are within a two-mile radius. Pioneer Path School is less than a mile away. The Channahon Junior High School and Minooka Community High School are approximately 1.5 miles away.

Raising the benchmark of modern living

The aesthetic features of this Minooka home‘s exterior, from its multi-level roofs to its arched windows, stone wall veneer, professional landscaping and rounded driveway, are impressive and welcoming.

Excellent craftsmanship is displayed and echoed throughout this impeccably appointed residence.

The custom-made front door is made of Mesquite wood from Wyoming and the inviting foyer is from Australian Cypress wood.

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Set to the right of the foyer is a large formal dining area with crown moldings, a hanging chandelier, and carpet floors. This room can easily fit a dining table for eight, perfect for entertaining and celebrations.

To the left side of the foyer is an amply-spaced den with a large window and carpet floor. Bright and airy, it is a great spot to welcome your guests.

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The foyer flows into a light-filled living room with a wall of windows overlooking the deck and the park-like surroundings. This room also boasts of a Grand Montana stone fireplace with gas starter, which ensures warmth all-year round.

Adjacent to the living room is the eat-in kitchen which has everything an avid chef can wish for.

Featuring Alder Cabinetry, granite countertops, tile backsplash, a GE Monogram side-by-side refrigerator, a Kitchenaid dishwasher, GE Advantium Convection microwave, a GE oven, a breakfast bar,  and an island with a Dacor 5 burner gas cooktop, your inner chef is sure to be happy.

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Beyond the breakfast bar is a good-spaced breakfast nook which can easily fit a table for four. It features vaulted ceilings and massive glass windows where you can admire the deck and the backyard.

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The finished lower level walk-out has an open floor plan and another Grand Montana stone fireplace. It has a bedroom, a bathroom, a kitchen, a recreation room and a game room.

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Outdoor living is delivered by the large deck and brick paver patio that runs across the back of the home and gives you a panoramic view of this amazing property.

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Completing this home�s features are the four other bedrooms, with the master bedroom being located on the first floor and with private access to the deck and a luxury bathroom.

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This Minooka aviation home is amazing,  delivering the best finishes, style setting, and privacy at a bargain price of ONLY $575,000. Don�t forget to bring your sailplane!

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Wellington’s Premier Aeronautical Fly In Community – Aero Club at Wellington

Wellington’s Premier Aeronautical Fly In Community- Aero Club at Wellington 

Enjoy living in the Aero Club where you can taxi your plane right to your doorstep.

Aero Club in Wellington is Wellington’s premier Fly In Community. All the homes in the Aero Club are on at least one acre lots. Most all of the lots now have homes built on them. There are 248 homes built in the Aero Club.

The minimum square footage for a home in the Aero Club is 3,000 feet and the homes go up to about 8,000 square feet under air and all home designs must be approved by the architectural review board.

Wellington Aero Club has a 4,000 ft x 90 ft lighted grass runway for your use when you are a resident of the community. You can choose from a home right on the runway or you can live on the taxi-way. You can also choose the tie-down homesite. Many of the homes in the Aero Club have their own private hangers. The runway is easily acccessable no matter with home you choose to buy.

You can also fuel up right at the clubhouse that has air fuel for sale. The clubhouse at the Wellington Aero Club also has a gameroom, billiards, a meeting room and a kitchen. Get together with like minded people who love to fly. Of course owning an airplane is not a requirement to live in the Aero Club. There are homeowners in this community who do not own a plane nor fly.

The CTAF/UNICOM frequency is 122.85 MHz and it is unmonitored. During daylight- PCL Frequency 118.5- 3 clicks turns off the sprinklers. During the dark 3 clicks turns off the sprinklers and turns on the lights.

The current price ranges for homes in the Aero Club in Wellington are $800,000 and above. Currently there are 14 homes for sale in the Aero Club in Wellington. To view the Aero Club in Wellington properties- click here. 

There happens to be a low priced home for sale in the Aero Club for $650,000. The owner of that home is also offering owner’s financing. Many of the homes for sale in the Aero Club are purchased with ALL CASH. This is important to understand since the Aero Club is a what the lenders consider a non-conforming subdivision. For second home purchases some buyers utilize the equity in their homes up north to puchase their Wellington home.

The highest priced home for sale right now in the Aero Club is listed at $3,199,000. The typical price point is about $1 Million for a home in this community.

We have sold properties in the Aero Club of Wellington and know the community very well. If you would like to tour the Wellington community of the Aero Club please contact Nestor Gasset directly at 561-541-9936. You can also call our office at 561-753-0135.