Belize Pyramid House Belizean Dream Escape
MLS # MPH202101P-2
Keller Williams Belize is pleased to announce the Exclusive Listing of the Pyramid House located on the north side of the Placencia Village. This house was designed by Italian Architect Stephano Parrisio and was completed in 2006. This spectacular 2 Bedroom 3 Bath Home has high-end detail throughout. The property is also home to Pyramid House Wine Etc. which has a wine shop, gift shop and provides private event catering on its rooftop 360 degrees Palapa.
The Pyramid construction brings both beauty and structural integrity. The double-wall construction varies from 8 to 24-inch spacing. There is a solid 6 foot high River Rock and Stucco fence surrounding the home. The grand front entrance has automatic gates at each end of a circular drive as well as a beautifully landscaped front courtyard with 4 gas fire pots on the front wall which make a beautiful entrance for special events.
You enter the home through the 2 large Belizean Carved doors into an open concept living space with 12-foot ceilings and a stunning black slate flooring. There is a large Chef’s Kitchen with high-end GE Profile slate finish appliances, Brazilian granite countertops, custom cabinetry made of Nargosta hardwood, and a large sit up dining island. Connected to the kitchen area is a large dining room area that currently serves as the Gift Shop for Pyramid House Wines Etc. Step down the polished Cabbage Bark hardwood stairs flanked by 4 large pillars to the large open Living Room with porcelain Italian tile floors. Just off the Living Room is a large full bathroom which has a Guatemalan Green Stone walk-in shower, laundry/storage area, green and white translucent onyx countertop, and sink with LED backlighting.
On this first level is an Amazing Wine Cellar that holds up to 700 bottles of wine. Custom mahogany wine shelving lines 3 walls of the cellar and there is accent lighting throughout that shows off the inventory. The ceiling and beams are made of Santa Maria Hardwood and there is an access to the top of the cellar which could be an area to display art or for a small reading nook for children. The flooring is Guatemalan greenstone and the cellar has its own air conditioning unit to provide constant temperature and humidity for the wine. The windows are lined with cut wine bottles that add to the temperature control, security, and ambiance.
A grand polished Cabbage Bark Staircase leads to the second level which is where the bedrooms are located. The Master Suite has an ensuite bath with freestanding soaker tub, large walk-in granite walled shower with glass encloser, and double vanity with granite countertops and top-mounted sinks and bidet. There are oversized windows in the bath that let the light in but also provide a beautiful tropical oasis view from the tub and shower area. The master bedroom has a large king-sized bed with custom armoire and louvered cabinets with space for a hidden TV with slider doors that hide TV when not in use. The guest bedroom has 2 twin-sized beds and a large custom armoire/cabinet for storage. The large guest bathroom has a clay-colored stone walk-in shower, granite topped vanity with granite top-mounted sink and bidet.
The third floor of the Pyramid House is a 870 sq foot Palapa with 360-degree views. To the East is the Caribbean Sea and to the West are the Mayan Mountains and Placencia Lagoon. No matter which way you look are amazing views, sunrises, sunsets, and cooling sea breezes. The palapa has open kitchen with a beverage refrigerator, sink, grill, and storage. There is a Spanish chandelier mounted in the center of the vaulted palapa and lizard accent lighting on each of the posts. The palapa is currently set up with seating for 28 with two large carved wood tables with glass tops that seat 8, one round table with 4 chairs, and casual seating areas for 8. The furniture is made from a local Belizean company called Hummingbird furnishings who are known for their high-quality outdoor furniture. The palapa is outfitted with a Fire Suppression System in the thatch for added safety. This area is perfect for special catered events or for just enjoying the magnificent views while relaxing with a glass of wine from your wine cellar.
The Pyramid House Wine Etc. business has a 2.5-year history of wine sales, wine tasting with charcuterie as well as a high-end gift shop. See the excellent reviews on Trip Advisor and Google business. The gift shop on the first floor with removable shelving, accent lighting, and display frames to display art and other crafts purchased from local Belizeans. The owner has collected items over the past 5 years which have provided a good source of income to the Wine Shop.
The backyard is beautifully landscaped with several seating areas, 2 strangle wood orchid gardens, a Zen garden with fountain, tropical flower, and a Ceiba tree which is the Holy Tree of the Mayans. There is also room to put in a pool or if you don’t want to bother with pool maintenance there is a Beach Club across the street.
The property is centrally located and is only a 100-yard walk to the beach and the Caribbean Sea. Its location just north of the village is an easy bike or golf cart ride to shopping, dining, entertainment, and activities.
Whether you want to continue the business with the Pyramid House Wine Etc., use it as a Rental Property, start a new business, make it into a Restaurant or just live here as a private home the possibilities are endless. The home is furnished and equipped so just bring your suitcase and move into your dream escape in Belize.