CASA PUESTA del SOL

#16 MANGROVE BIGHT ROAD

ROATAN, BAY ISLANDS, HONDURAS

 

Fully-furnished, island-style home constructed of Honduran hardwoods & metal roofing. Home is elevated to effectively catch the breezes, aided by a ventilating rooftop cupola & 2 large screened porches. Property includes enclosed, attached garage, stand-alone guest house (casita), bodega workshop, security fencing & a 10,000 gallon water cistern.

 

LOCATION

 

HOUSE

  • 2182 sq ft with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths & 2 spacious screened porches
  • MASTER bedroom with lighted walk-in closet & shelving. Furnished with Queen Sleigh bed, chest of drawers, night table, shelved desk with 32” Samsung cable-connected computer/TV. En-suite bath with granite-top vanity; 32” x 63” tiled, lighted shower. Sleeping porch is screened with the porch subflooring also screened.
  • SECOND bedroom with lighted, shelved, walk-in closet. Furnished with Queen bed, 2 night tables, 32” cable-connected TV. Attached bathroom with granite-topped vanity & 30” x 61” tiled, lighted shower. The bathroom accessible from either second bedroom or living room. Private screened porch is sub-floor screened.
  • THIRD bedroom with double bed, open wardrobe, built-in desk & shelving, cable-internet connection/router & computer.
  • KITCHEN has 5-burner gas stove/oven, dishwasher (needs repair), microwave, refrigerator, pantry, 32” cable TV, granite counter top, under counter lighting, breakfast bar & 2 stools, hanging pot rack, water dispenser
  • DRY BAR is tiled with under counter lighting, drink refrigerator; overhead glassware rack
  • FRONT PORCH is screened, divided into dining at near end; far end includes porch off master bedroom
  • DINING PORCH with spacious 10’ table (38” wide), 8 cushioned chairs, Bali-style breakfront
  • LIVING ROOM with whole-house cupola; high-ceilings to optimize ventilation; furnishings include futon, Tommy Bahama sofa & easy chair/footstool, sofa table, entertainment center & 54” LG cable-connected TV & amplifier
  • OWNERS’ CLOSET, lockable & ceiling-high
  • LAUNDRY ROOM is lighted with clothes washer, gas dryer & storage shelving
  • Ceilings & exterior walls fully insulated; flooring is finished hardwood, with tiled bathroom floors
  • A/C consists of a split system for living room & 2 bedrooms

Lighted ceiling fans (10 in all) throughout house & both porches

 

PROPERTY AMENTITIES

  • Lot is 0.184 acres
  • HOME is 2182 sq ft Built in 2005 by Ben Welcome; he remodeled house & casita in 2010
  • GUEST HOUSE/CASITA is 428 sq ft, located in rear of property
  • GARAGE is 11’ 8” x 20’2” Is lockable, attached to home, with vehicle entry door & walk door; shelving. Includes compressed air hose outlet; trickle battery charger for long term vehicle storage
  • PERIMETER FENCING is 8’ chain link on 3 sides (topped by 3 barbed wire strands) set in concrete. 4th side of perimeter is a wooden gate with slat fencing set in concrete. Doorbell, waterproofed with chime on front porch
  • LIGHTED ROCK GAZEBO, 6-sided with metal roofing; 9’ picnic table & cushioned benches. Built-in BBQ grill + sink
  • ROCK ENTRTY SIDEWALK
  • DOWNSTAIRS TOILET 5’ x 5’ is lighted, lockable with shelved storage
  • WASH SINK & SHOWER + foot-wash faucet on concrete slab & access walk leading to back stairs
  • PROPANE TANK, 130 gal (Sol Gas refills) piped to water heater, kitchen stove/oven, clothes dryer, porch grill
  • BODEGA is 22’ x 10’10” lockable door, with 3 locking wooden windows; work table 4’ x 8’, built-in 7” chop saw & lockable ladder storage rack (see BODEGA below)
  • WATER CISTERN is a 10,000 gal capacity with rooftop gutter catchment + back-up water option via neighbor Tony (on a pay-as-used basis)
  • UNDERHOUSE STORAGE includes GARDENER’s CLOSET, WOODEN GARBAGE HOLDING BIN, POTTING BENCH with shelving, suspended storage for kayak or paddleboard, protected (under house) parking for boats/4-wheelers/ scooters or small vehicle
  • LIGHTING includes 2 night-watchmen yard lights, 3 motion-sensored flood lights and under-house lighting

YARD area consists primarily of gravel, TV satellite dish, reeled-type clothesline, shrubs

 

BODEGA (WITH CISTERN BENEATH)

Work bench, shelving, electric water heater(not being used), gas water heater, water pump, water filters, pressure tank, air compressor with hose, electric breaker panels.

 

GUEST HOUSE/CASITA

  • Built in 2005 by Ben Welcome; remodeled in 2010 by Ben Welcome
  • 428 sq ft with screened front porch (sub-flooring screened), welded-steel & screened lockable exterior door
  • TV ROOM or LIVING ROOM with 32” cable TV, stand, shelving, recliner
  • KITCHENETTE with sink, propane stove/oven (propane bottle under casita), glass-topped café table, 2 stools & refrigerator, lighted ceiling fan
  • BEDROOM with wardrobe, (2) Twin beds convert to a King; wall unit air conditioner/remote, lighted ceiling fan & roof ventilator
  • BATH is a walk-in tiled shower, vanity, toilet
  • Separate electric meter (sub-metered for renting of casita)
  • Two 660 gal cistern tanks, interconnected with main house cistern

   

 

SALE PRICE & LISTING

Asking price of $299,500 is below market value.

The home is listed with Steve Hasz with Roatan Life Real Estate, in Roatan Honduras

Local number is 504-2445-3130

USA phone number is 813-774-4686

Website is www.roatanlife.com

The Roatan MLS number is 16-50

You can also email contact the owner by clicking on his name:  John Morrey or call his cell phone +504 9934-6412