Welcome to The Toucan House! This beautifully designed Belize 2-storey home is situated on 1.01 acres on Toucan Trail, close to the entrance of our Belize eco-community.
The Toucan House is so named for the flock of Toucans that roost in the rainforest around the property. This Belize home offers turn-key living for a purchaser who is seeking a lifestyle change, vacation property in Belize or an income-producing property.The Toucan House is surrounded by verdant vegetation and lush landscaping.
This custom-built Belize home features 3 covered decks and one balcony (off front bedroom) for that rainforest fresh air feel!Stone pathway from driveway leads to stone stairs on lower level - with access to lower bedrooms, bodega (storage facility) and outdoor bathroom. You can see the window of the loft bedroom on the upper right side of The Toucan House.
Approximate room dimensions of The Toucan House:Lower Bedroom: 13ft. 1in.x10ft. (with 1-Piece Bath)
Lower Bedroom: 13ft. 1in.x11ft. (with 1-Piece Bath)
Lower Outside Bathroom: 2-Piece
Lower Outside Bathroom: 1-Piece
Main Floor Living/Dining Room: 19ft.0in.x11ft.
Main Floor Bedroom: 9ft. 6in.x8ft. 1in.
Main Floor Bedroom: 9ft. 6in.x8ft. 1in.
Main floor: 3-Pc Bathroom
Main Floor Eat-in Kitchen: 12ft. 0in.x8ft. 1in.
Upper Floor Loft: 19ft. x12ft.
Custom made hardwood bench in front of Toucan House
Handhewn bench adds a touch of whimsy to landscape design.
Mixed hardwood flooring and stairs leading up to Toucan House at Better in Belize
Landing bench incorporated into railing design.
Two doors lead into The Toucan House on the main floor - this one leading into the Living Room.
Large deck with easy access to Living Room and Kitchen of The Toucan House.
Outdoor dining at its finest! Nosh on a tropical, fresh fruit salad or sip a cup of herbal tea. Fresh fruits, herbs and veggies are available 365 days of the year in this rainforest community in sunny, tropical Belize.
Front garden beds.
Front gardens defined.
Lush rainforest foliage surrounds the home.Size: This Belize home features 5 bedrooms, 2 baths.Square Footage: Approximately 1772 sq. ft.Lot Dimensions: 37.163X112.010 X 116.825 X 29.235 M.Lot Size: 1.01 acres
Shot taken from Toucan Trail.
Front gardens and fire pit for night time serenades around the bonfire.Professional landscape designers from the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada were brought in to consult on the landscape design for The Toucan House.Jump into a more relaxing and rewarding lifestyle in Belize!
This Belize Home has both indoor and outdoor Bathrooms. Outdoor Bathrooms are very common in Belize. On the left is a two-piece Bathroom and on the right - shower facilities. No need to shower indoors when the year round temperature averages 79 degrees Fahrenheit!
Paths lead from Bedrooms to Outdoor Bathroom, Gardens and Driveway.
Close-up shot of Bedrooms 3 & 4 on lower level of The Toucan House - with convenient separate entrances.
Two Lower Bedrooms have separate sinks and entrance ways - perfect layout for a Bed & Breakfast or small Inn.
The 3-piece Bathroom features a partial glass ceiling, exposing the foliage above.
Look up....look wa-ay up into the rainforest! This Bathroom is bright and cheery, but still private (except for the howler monkeys!)
Bedroom #1 large enough for double bed.
Master Bedroom: Upper Loft Area offers great east-west ventilation with stunning views of the rainforest and hovering hummingbirds.Think you'd enjoy life in our spectacular 133-acre Eco-Village? Call us at 1-877-836-2756 today.
Note the beauty and detail in the hand crafted railing.
Exquisite floor detail.
Bright Upper Loft for extra guests.
View from Loft looking towards Kitchen.
Handhewn stairway leads to Loft Bedroom.
Two Bedrooms lead from main floor, with stairway leading to Loft Bedroom.
Bedrooms off Living Room with Loft Bedroom above.
Kitchen Pantry for dry goods.
This Belize property showcases exceptional custom woodworking of local craftsmen - over 8 types of Belizean wood were used in construction of this Belize home, sourced from a company with a 40-year reforestation program.
The custom-made mahogany cabinetry in this Belize Eco-home positively shines! Wet Bar had not been installed yet when this picture was taken.
Tortillas anyone? Any chef will tell you that cooking with fresh ingredients makes the difference! Enjoy fresh fruit & veggies year-round.Kitchen features fridge, gas stove,
custom-built mahogany breakfast bar and custom-designed wood cabinets with Corian-styled molded counters. A walk-in pantry adds convenient storage.
The Belize hardwood floors shine.
Bird's Eye View of Dining Room and Kitchen in The Toucan House. This warm and welcoming Belize home is waiting for you in a splendid rainforest setting. For expert advice about how to buy real estate in Belize, call Looey at 1-877-836-2756.
Stone planters are a great vessel to show off Belize's tropical plants.
Lower outdoor laundry facilities, hidden from road by 1/2 stone wall.
The 3-piece Outdoor Bathroom is modern and convenient for guests overnighting in lower bedrooms.
Good shot that shows a view of the back yard of The Toucan House.
Enjoy your morning coffee on the balcony off the Front Bedroom.
The main level of this Belize rainforest home showcases the entertainment area which includes a fully equipped kitchen with mahogany breakfast bar and dining room.Exotic hardwood floors and wainscoting, mahogany doors, custom made wood cabinets with Corion-styled molded counters add beauty and warmth to this home in Belize. The 3-piece bathroom, on the same level, has a partial glass ceiling as an added feature. Off the central area of this warm and welcoming home in our Belize Eco Village are two normal-sized bedrooms, one of which opens up to a balcony overlooking the front garden.A staircase leads to a spacious upper loft that can easily accommodate a king-sized bed.The lower area of this Belize home has a bodega and laundry, and two more bedrooms with outdoor facilities including indoor/outdoor bathroom and shower. A back-up generator will need to be purchased to augment the solar power supply.If you’re looking for a Bed & Breakfast in Belize, this property would fit the bill.
Hand crafted stairway and landing bench lead upwards to the Upper Deck and main entrance to The Toucan House.
Special Features: Extensively landscaped gardens; exotic hardwood floors and wainscoting; 3 decks; Master Bedroom balcony; design lends itself to a single-family dwelling or an income-producing property; designed and constructed using 8 different types of sustainably sourced wood; large loft; mahogany doors; indoor-outdoor extra bathroom and shower, 2 lower bedrooms have separate sinks, bodega and laundry, septic and solar, back-up generator would need to be purchased.
Stone pathway leading from The Toucan House to The Dome Home.