Bailey House Rental details

This beautiful historic house is available to rent for your next function. 


Please check availability on AVAILABLE DATES page. 

The Bailey House is available to rent 7 days a week, 7am-11pm

To arrange rental

please phone: 309-833-1727 or email

Rental fee is $50.00.


Weddings, anniversaries, bridal and baby showers, family gatherings and other celebrations have been held here.  Club meetings, dinners, vendor presentations, holiday parties, retirement receptions, college panhellenic groups, plays and haunted tours have been held here as well.  


Rental of the Bailey House includes use of all of the facilities on the first floor of the house. There is a beautiful entryway with fireplace and stairwell.  There are four large restored rooms which are impeccably decorated with antique furnishings and period pieces.




The house can accommodate 50 people sitting down using all 3 of the main floor rooms.  We have eight 6’ tables and approximately 50 folding chairs.



Fully operational, modern, equipped kitchen is available —stove/oven, fridge, microwave, dishwasher, two double sink areas, large working center counter, some cooking ware and table service.   


Yard space is available north of the building approximately 75’ x 60’ surrounded by a single decorative pipe fence.


Available: 1 men’s and 1 women’s restroom.  


There is a wheelchair lift for handicapped guests. The key for lift operation is provided when the facility is booked.



Convenient parking is available on the street and just steps away in a large lot by the former Maid Rite restaurant to the west of the house.


Rental Agreement

For full details of rules and regulations regarding rental of the Bailey House please see the Bailey House Rental Agreement. 

Map and driving directions