For Sale $199,000 - Homes
The Lookout at Pumpkin Hill is built just yards from the top of Pumpkin Hill, which at 243 feet is the highest point in Utila. The Lookout is undoubtedly unique in that it can lay claim to the being the highest home built in Utila. This south facing home offers outstanding views of the Caribbean Sea, the islands of Cayos Cochinos, and the mountains on the Honduras mainland. At night the lights from the mainland city of La Ceiba can be seen twinkling on the horizon.
Built on two levels, this 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom home has a modern interior with 980 square feet of enclosed living space and 496 square feet of open timber decking. At ground level and under the main house is a concrete slab with sufficient space to park two golf carts or similar vehicles. Also at ground level is a lock-up storage area and laundry room. The living areas are at the second level.
The home is designed with a light and airy open plan living-kitchen area with high ceilings and large sliding windows. The bathroom and separate office-studio area also have large south facing windows. This home was designed to take advantage of the spectacular views. Relax on the wide deck and enjoy the views and cooling breezes passing by Pumpkin Hill.
Located in the up and coming area of Pumpkin Hill, The Lookout is around 0.4 miles from Pumpkin Hill Beach and 2.25 miles from Utila Town Center. With the advent of the new Pumpkin Hill road it only takes 10 minutes or so to reach the property by vehicle once you exit the Utila Airport highway.
The home is unfurnished and ready for you to add your finishing touches. Water is supplied by rainwater catchment feeding a 21,783 gallon cistern which feeds a pressure pump. Piped water is not connected, but is available for connection. Electricity is not currently connected, but can be connected to an UPCO (Utila Power Company) transformer which is situated 100 ft (approx) from the property boundary.