Welcome to Witzoo!
Easy access and centrally located in Belize * Near the coast, yet secluded, with magnificent views * Diverse eco-systems, with all year river and trails * Fencing, useful for farming, livestock or horses * Established commercial hardwoods planted out - an investment for the future! * Secure, with internet service and phone reception * Completely self-sufficient, solar, wind and water * Raised 6,000 sq. ft. home, concrete, open, light and airy * Excellent potential for variety of projects: eco-tourism, farming, private.
Amenities: 20 acres are planted & meticulously maintained, with various orchards of citrus, mango, craboo, coconut and cashew. Other smaller stands include, pineapple, soursop, custard apple, guava and various high-yield varieties of banana. The driveway is all weather gravel & raised with drainage on both sides. A main Iron Gate at the road is alarmed with cameras watching from the hill. The driveway meanders through Savannah for about 500 yards before passing by the hill and entering the orchards.Up on the side of the hill and hidden from the road is the main house, facing due west. In front of the house is a wide, landscaped field of about three acres leading to large ponds. Walking and riding trails extend beyond, into more orchards and eventually forest and the river. Behind the house on the hill is a thatched gazebo, surrounded by non-indigenous flowering acacias such as African flame-tree, plus tulip, palms and orchid trees. Atop the hill is a 20ft steel tower with a 1kw wind generator. Also attached are internet radios and dishes, and security equipment. 4G Telephone services are currently received by an antenna on the main house and boosted within.
The Main House: An ample and luxurious 4 bedroom home, with stunning views over manicured landscapes and rainforest canopy. 6,000 sq.ft. concrete dwelling on three floors, with garage beneath for 3 vehicles and large open utility spaces. Underground 20,000 gallon fresh water cistern. The interior of the house is purposely open plan for maximum, cool air flow and light, with high 10ft ceilings throughout. The central lobby rises unimpeded through three floors to a trussed roof and wooden beams. First floor comprises 2 large halls either side of the
lobby and connected by wide arched openings. Each hall has a 10 ft wide covered balcony on either side. There are 3 planned washrooms on this floor, a swimming pool changing room and a fair sized utility room. The ornately carved hardwood, main entrance door at the front of the house opens into the lobby, where a grand staircase rises up to the second floor to reach carved hardwood bedroom doors. The kitchen is large and in a separate wing to reduce heat.
The planned laundry rooms, staff toilet and a climate controlled pantry are included in this wing. A tradesman's entrance and covered 10 ft external balcony complete the wing.
Second floor has an internal balcony running around the lobby and giving access to the four en-suit bedrooms with fans and AC units. An anti-room connects the master bedroom with a second bedroom. The master bedroom has a Whirlpool bath, & each bedroom has a bath
connecting to a semi-external shower. External balconies with over-hanging awnings sweep around the house. The master bedroom balcony creates a wonderful outdoors experience, high in the trees. Third floor loft houses the 100 gallon hot water tank and doors to access the 24 solar panels and hot water heat exchanger.The entire house is run on a self-managed 660amp /6.5Kw solar system, with supplementary wind generator on the hill. An automatic starting, 14kw backup generator is also included. Yet to be fully completed, offering great opportunities for buyers wishing to add their personal touches to the building! Additional details are available, call anytime from North America 1-208-285-7000 or within Belize 501-634-8010 Google Earth coordinates 17 11'54.51"N -88 24'23.16"W