For Sale $575,000 - Homes
The West Palms Beach House is a beautiful, spacious, well-built home located on the southwest tip of Utila, facing the sunset. The property is surrounded by exquisite flora and fauna and the most stunning sunsets can be seen. The water off the shore is typically calm, making this an excellent place for swimming from your own private dock.
The home has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 3 sun rooms and a great room with combined kitchen, dining and living areas. The total enclosed area is 2,102 sq ft. A covered porch/deck surrounds the enclosed space all 4 sides. Total “under roof” construction is 3,744 sq. feet. One of the sun rooms could be converted to an additional bedroom. A partition could be added to the great room to also provide an additional bedroom.
At ground level there are three lockable bodegas/storage rooms containing a utility and laundry room with GE washer and dryer, two 100 lb. butane tanks, the septic tank, electric hot water heater, pressure vessel and pressure tank and various tools, fishing and gardening equipment. There are also three water cisterns of 6,000 gallons each.
The house sits on a lot and a half with 120 feet of ocean front. The property is approx. 200 feet deep. Behind the house is an amazing tropical garden. The property has been planted more than 100 coconut palm trees, and a variety of Royal, Christmas, and Foxtail palms. There are also hibiscus, oleander, ginger, and frangipani planted on the property.
The house has its own private dock extending 45 feet into the sea. The dock comprises; 2 covered boat hoists, 1 uncovered boat hoist, and 2 uncovered boat slips, each with aluminum swim ladders. Built above the boat hoists and boat slips is a 561 sq. ft. deck partially covered by a thatched palm frond roof. The dock is inside the reef and weather safe. The depth by the dock is around five feet. There is a 6 ft. deep sea wall constructed of river rock and concrete constructed along the beachfront protecting the beachfront from erosion.
The property is being sold fully furnished except for some personal items.
The boats shown in the property photographs are not included in the sale.