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Style: Single Story
Size: 576 sq. ft.
Development Level: Built
Lot Type: Rectangular
Lot Size: 60ft x 90ft
This home is a nature lover's dream. Get away from it all in this beautiful home located at South Point on Caye Caulker. Just five years old, this house is entirely self supporting with solar power and rain catchment. It has a crow's nest with incredible sunset views and a covered veranda on two sides.
The property is 60 ft x 90 ft and the house itself measures 24 ft x 24 ft. It has a private bathroom and is a studio style cabin. The house was built with pressure treated pine and the pillars go approximately 20 feet down to bedrock. There is a concrete bodega for storage on the ground floor and and a fabulous outdoor shower! The ceiling and flooring is stunning with Belizean hardwoods
The home has a recently updated 24 volt solar power system with a new inverter and 8 batteries that can keep it running for 3 days. A 1000 watt eco-quiet generator provides back-up. The two 5,000 liter rain barrels provide water and there is a double filter for drinking water. Two propane tanks fuel the stove and the hot water heater. This home even gets wifi through a local internet provider!
This property has done very well as a vacation rental, creating enough rental income to pay for upkeep and improvements as well as provide the owners with a great house to swap on a home exchange website. It has been successfully traded for stays in a 300 year old chateau in the Swiss Alps and a 700 year old adobe hut in Taos. It's been traded for Paris flats and Manhattan apartments. This little house works for its people!
The views of wildlife from this home are incomparable. Nestled between the sea and a nature reserve at the tip of the island, residents and visitors are treated to sightings of incredible birds, colorful crabs and magnificent sunsets.
Completely turnkey, the property comes with all furniture, linens, towels, kitchen ware, appliances and even a hand-crank blender! There are two bicycles for guests to ride the 1.4 mile trip into the main village. Contact us today for more info on this unique property!
ps...have to say it again....two words: OUTDOOR SHOWER