The Benchley Farm

Price: $13,900 per acre
County: Kane

Contact Details
Mark T. Mommsen
Mobile: 815-901-4269
Phone: 815-756-3606

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Property Details

The subject farm is located approximately 32 miles northwest of Chicago O'Hare International Airport and is contiguous to the village of Hampshire. Nearby cities include: Burlington (1 mile south), Huntley (4 1/4 miles northeast), and Elgin (5 miles east).
There is approximately 1/8 mile of road frontage on Illinois Route 72.
major highways
Illinois Route 72 is the north property border, U.S. Route 20 is 2 miles northeast, Illinois Route 47 is 3 miles east, and Interstate 90 is 4 miles north of the property.
legal description
A brief legal description indicates The Benchley Farm is located in Part of the Southeast Quarter of Section 27, Township 42 North – Range 6 East (Hampshire Township), Kane County, Illinois.
total acres
There are a total of approximately 72.57 acres, according to the Kane County Assessor.
tillable acres
There are approximately 54.35 tillable acres, estimated.
soil types
Major soil types on this farm include Elpaso silty clay loam, Kidami silt loam, and Kidami loam.
The topography of the subject farm is level to gently rolling.
mineral rights
All mineral rights owned by the seller will be transferred in their entirety to the new owner.
Possession will be given at closing, subject to the terms and conditions set forth in a purchase contract.
price terms
The asking price is $13,900 per acre. The owners are seeking a cash sale. A 10% earnest money deposit should accompany any offer to purchase.
Mortgage financing is available from several sources. Names and addresses will be provided upon request.
The 2022 real estate taxes totaled $2,218.88. The tax parcel number is 01-27-400-005.
grain markets
There are a number of grain markets located within 15 miles of The Benchley Farm.
The property is zoned F - Farming District.

Soils Information

Soil # Soil Name Acres +/- Productivity Index* Weighted Average Corn Yield Index* Gross Bushels
356AElpaso silty clay loam20.601441954,017
527BKidami silt loam10.091141551,564
527C2Kidami loam9.021091491,344
193BMayville silt loam5.34109148790
618ESenachwine silt loam4.7293127599
62AHerbert silt loam4.58131179820
Total Acres : 72.57 acres, more or less
Tillable Acres : 54.35 acres, or 74.89% per FSA figures
Productivity Index : 123.66
Weighted Average Corn Yield Index : 168.07 bushels per acre, based on tillable acres
Comparable Yield Index : 125.87 bushels per acre, based on total acres

Disclaimer: Although the information contained in this brochure is considered to be accurate, no representation or warranty to that effect is being made. The information contained herein is subject to verification, and no liability for errors or omissions is assumed. The listing may be withdrawn with or without notice, and the stated price and terms are subject to change without notice or approval. The Seller further reserves the right to reject any and all offers. All inquiries, inspection appointments, and offers must be channeled through the Seller’s Designated Agent.

*Figures taken from the University of Illinois Bulletin 811, Optimum Crop Productivity Ratings for Illinois Soils.

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