Historic House Listings

Deal of the Day! The Lodge. Waterfront on 11 acres in Indiana. Circa 1951. $259,000

February 5, 2024

The Lodge. This seems like a great price for this riverfront property. I love that chimney! The Lodge was built in 1951. It is located on 11 acres in Knox, Indiana. The house features a large chimney, fireplace, hardwood floors, vaulted ceiling and a large back deck. The home is situated on the banks of the Kankakee River. The Lodge has been the site for two music videos and commercials. Two bedrooms, one bathroom and 1,040 square feet. $259,000

Contact Rhonda Hurford with Collins and Company Realtors: [email protected]

From the Zillow listing:


Adorable cabin, in the woods sitting on 11+ acres with 250 ft of frontage along the Kankakee River. This is one you won’t want to miss. This 2 bed rustic cabin features a beautiful fireplace in the living room and another in the kitchen. Includes a full kitchen and 1 full bath. One of the bedrooms has built in bunk beds with sleeping room for 6. Throw a line from the pier to catch dinner. Sit by the outdoor fire pit and enjoy the wildlife. Walk the trails and take in the nature. Hunt. Or just enjoy the serenity and beauty! This cabin, known as “The Lodge” has been enjoyed for many years by the family for special occasions and as a get away and has even been rented out for others to take advantage in the past. “The Lodge” has been the site of two music video shoots and the original commercials for Karl’s Bait & Tackle (see www.shopkarls.com). It has also been the host of two charity events featuring the band Poi Dog Pondering – voted Chicago’s favorite band by WXRT. An Amazing family and hunter’s retreat that has hosted many poker games, chili cook offs in addition to NCAA tournament weekend sleepovers – the fun and memory building opportunities are endless. You can check out more photos of the lodge on Instagram – the_lodge_kankakee_river Make this your own little get away or rent out on Airbnb and become an entrepreneur. List price includes appliances, ATV, TV and John Deere Mower. Other furnishings and art are available for an agreed upon price or can be included with an acceptable offer. Call to schedule your tour today!



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