Taken 2 June 2012. South and a l’il east of Van Orin, Illinois, USA. Fuji FinePix E550.
Another find from another exploring trip (“Let’s see where THIS road goes!”). This was on an unmarked gravel road just off what I think was 2840th Road. I know I was several miles south of Route 34 and west of Mendota, Illinois. This place was HUGE!!! Three stories and with a footprint of about 100 × 60 feet! Had to be a real showcase in its day – there’s NOTHING in the area that comes close to comparison in size or style. Commanded views of a HUGE tract of farmland, too. :))
Here’s the approaching view: