near SAN IGNACIO TOWN, CAYO DISTRICT
The property is particularly suited for nature based entrepreneurs, nature lovers and outdoor living enthusiasts. It features an active butterfly breeding facility catering to the Belize Tourism industry as well as a self-sufficient residence, a wildlife preserve, fruit orchards and hardwood plantation. The butterfly house has a flight area of 300 m² (3,300 sq ft.) and is the largest butterfly display in Belize. Over time, more than 100 native butterfly species have been reared by the staff, offering a lively and colourful display of beauty for both tourist and locals. The 50 acre farm is largely covered in forest, but the eastern section is a parkland landscape developed for the butterfly facility itself, the orchard, food-plant plantations and for residential purposes. The main residence, approximately 1,900 sq. ft, is a two-story cement building and is positioned on the edge of a hill with great views of the valley and the premises. It consists of 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, open-floor living and kitchen area and 2 store rooms of which one can be converted into a laundry room, if desired. There is also a 2-car carport. The orchard, approximately 2.5 acre, has many tropical fruit trees including varieties of Citrus, Mango, Banana, Avocado, Sapodilla and Mammey apple. The property is located 1 mile west of El Progresso village and approximately 8 miles to San Ignacio Town and 17 miles to the capital city, Belmopan.
Price: $360,000.00 USD