The John Herman team is pleased to announce this beautiful ranch home just listed on the market. The home is found in the heart of Port Barrington, in the Riverwalk subdivision. Port Barrington is located just over an hour northwest of Chicago, and just 25 miles away from the O’Hare International Airport. This striking home is located at 402 Farnsworth Circle. It was built in 2001 and is in great condition. The three-bedroom, two-bath home includes 1834 square feet of living space and is located on a approximately half acre lot. It includes a large basement that is just waiting to be finished, which will add even more living space to the home, as well as, a three-car attached garage.
The village of Port Barrington, located in McHenry county is conveniently located closed to the train station, grocery stores, and shopping venues. This community has a population of just under 43,000 and residents maintain an average income of $179,308. This home is located in the 118 Wauconda school district. This home is served by Cotton Creek elementary, Matthews junior high, and Wauconda Community high school.
The population in Port Barrington is divided 50/50, male/female with 71% of the population being married. The median home sales price is $465,000 with 45.87% of people staying in their homes 5 years or more. Home ownership is high with 85% of the population owning their own home. It is a primarily white collar community, with 79% of the people employed in white collar jobs and 21% in blue collar jobs. Retail is the largest employer, followed by services, construction, finance, insurance and real estate, as well as some jobs in manufacturing, wholesale, and other fields.
Port Barrington is nestled in the Fox River Valley, located in both Lake and McHenry counties. There is plenty to do with walking, biking and snowmobile trails, boating, fishing and several parks and marinas within the boundaries. The Fox River Preserve offers its own marina, pavilions and connecting trails for more outdoor enjoyment. The village is served by many quaint local merchants, as well as national merchants, and features the Aboretum mall. There are many local and national dining opportunities as well.