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Riverbank Estate in Fabyan Forest Preserve, with..  Fabyan Villa, Japanese Garden, Dutch Windmill, a 100 years old Lighthouse and more.

Location: Fabyan Forest Preserve East, 1600 Crissey Ave (IL Rte 25), Geneva, IL 60134.

Day Trip: May 8, 2017..  on a beautiful Monday morning, I drove to Fabyan, to see the Dutch Windmill.  Fabyan is located south of Geneva, on the banks of the Fox River. It was less than an hour drive from my Hoffman Estates suburb. I left home by 6:00 am and was...

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2017 Day Trip:  Fabyan Forest Preserve in Geneva, Illinois .

The idea was to see the Fabyan Windmill - An Old Dutch Mill.

Location: Fabyan Forest Preserve East, 1600 Crissey Ave (IL Rte 25), Geneva, IL 60134.

The 68-foot, 5-story structure is completely refurbished and operational.

It was  originally built by Louis Blackhaus, a German craftsman, between 1850 and 1860. The Windmill originally stood on a site in what is now Lombard, Illinois. In 1914, it was purchased by George Fabyan for about $8,000, and...
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Fabyan Villa

House of George and Nelle Fabyan from 1905 to 1939, was redisigned and enlarged by Frank Llyod Wright in 1907.

Location: Fabyan Forest Preserve East, 1600 Crissey Ave (IL Rte 25), Geneva, IL 60134.

2017 Day Trip: Fabyan Forest Preserve in Geneva, Illinois.

The idea was to see the Fabyan Windmill - An Old Dutch Mill. But then I found out there was a lot more to explore, including Fabyan Villa and Fabyan Japanese Gaden.

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