This impressive 8-bedroom residence sits on a well-maintained, fully fenced 0.781 acre lot on University Boulevard in the Capital City offering approx. 165 ft of road frontage and access to all utilities. For over a decade it was home to 96 Orchard Gardens, one of the premier florists in the country, and a landmark property in Belmopan. It offers an abundance of indoor and outdoor real estate which allows for both residential and commercial applications.
At the back of the property, the massive 3,600+ sq ft residence has 4 bathrooms to compliment it’s 8 bedrooms with dual master ensuites near the main entrance and 6 additional guest bedrooms split evenly along both sides of a large center living area that offers a massive social/living area to the front and a spacious family/dining room to the back separated by a large study/reading room in the middle. A fully equipped galley kitchen and laundry room with washer/dryer and storage space sit on opposite ends at the rear of the home which also has an inner stairway which takes you to the upper-level rooftop that provides an addition 3,600+ sq ft of outdoor floorspace that can be used as an open-air social area, rooftop garden, sundeck and much more.
Built to hold multiple levels, the solid concrete construction offers the opportunity to double or triple the amount of available square footage by adding a second and third level. The building’s size and quality of construction would allow it to easily be converted to commercial use offering multiple privates offices, with two conference rooms, a central reception area and separation between public and private areas where only staff would be allowed.
Near the main house there’s a covered workshop with storage area and secure lockup, a concrete parking area for up to 8 cars and an outdoor green area with fountain all within a separate secure gated entrance inside the property. Beyond the main house at the front are the grounds where the extensive greenhouses and gardens once were, that have now been converted and leveled to provide an open area that’s almost a ¼ acre in size and can be used as the site for a commercial building or restaurant, a large parking area for up to 24 cars, two full size tennis courts, a full-size basketball court with bleachers, a professional gym, a full-sized short course swimming pool or a large warehouse with an 8,000 sq ft base. There’s also a 160 deep well with multiple storage tanks and three pressure pumps that provided water to the entire property.
The garden’s iconic gazebo still sits near the front and its beautifully landscaped main entrance remains intact boasting dozens of flowering plants and shrubs that have delighted residents since the property opened its doors in 2010. The property is being offered furnished and move-in ready with 6 air conditioner units, a 5-piece hardwood furniture set, a 55″ TV with entertainment center, 24hr digital camera security system, wide coverage mesh WIFI, family area furniture set, small dining table, washer and dryer, and kitchen with electric dryer rack, stove top, microwave, and refrigerator. Each bedroom offers a bed, table and chair and a standing dresser.
Few properties offer as much opportunity as this one and savvy investors could realize the potential for this property to be a medical clinic, bed and breakfast, spa & fitness center, coworking office space, beauty salon, corporate office space or NGO compound. Schedule a visit to see for yourself what this property can be for you.
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