Posted on Jul 3, 2019
25 acres of Pristine Land, Punta Gorda (US$440,000)
Located on the banks of the magnificent Rio Grande River in southern Belize, and in the foothills of the Maya Mountains as they meld with the deep waters of the Gulf of Honduras, this splendid, one-of-a-kind Big Falls property comprises 25-acres of cleared and cultivated land, rainforest habitat, refuge, and sanctuary for hundreds of avian species, deer, howler monkey, jaguar, tapir, fox, river otter, rabbits, squirrels, coati, and numerous other exotic mammalian species. And yes, iguanas, reptiles, and snakes also call the property home. Presently, eight acres are kept entirely clean and cleared in a manicured, park-like setting. The housing facilities include a two-story main house, the top floor comprises approximately 1,100 square feet of an open living layout with large bath, laundry room and storage, small office, living room, fully furnished kitchen with gas stove, refrigerator, tiled kitchen island, sleeping quarters, and tiled veranda. The ground floor includes a mechanical room for the solar equipment, solar batteries, gas hot water heater, generator for back-up power, work benches, storage, and work area.A separate, single story, 1,000 square foot, two bedroom guest house with surrounding veranda, and a concrete storage facility/shelter is located nearby in the gorgeous setting. All facilities are solar-powered with piped water from the nearby village of Big Falls, along with a solar state-of-the-art water collection and distribution system, two 660-gallon.