Ocean & pool views greet you as you enter this stately 4 bed/5 bath home + office space. A foyer leads to the spacious living room which opens to a large backyard w/ covered lanai & solar heated swimming pool. A wood-accented library/office sits to the left of the front entrance - a formal dining room sits to the right. The main gathering space of this home is a welcoming family room, boasting redwood-paneled cathedral ceilings & oversized marble fireplace. It opens to the chef's kitchen & informal dining area. The kitchen features a large granite-topped breakfast bar & island w/ gas cook-top. Two built-in ovens are integrated into the custom maple cabinetry. There is an abundance of storage, including a huge walk-in pantry. A large laundry rooms sits close by; also direct access to the over-sized three car garage.
The sprawling primary bedroom sits on the ground floor. French doors open to the inviting lanai & pool. This room features a sitting area with gas burning fireplace & coffered ceilings w/ two overhead fans. The bathroom has a jetted tub, double vanities, huge shower & two walk-in closets. Two additional bathrooms sit on the ground floor; one offering direct access to the pool & covered lanai.
Two sets of staircases lead to the upper level of the home. A main staircase leads to two en-suite bedrooms & a cozy bonus room w/ access to the second story deck, featuring sweeping ocean views & an opportunity to stargaze, whale watch or enjoy brilliant sunsets. The second staircase is located off the family room, leading to a charming guest room with vaulted ceilings & large window seat. Much of the home has been updated with rich, luxury vinyl flooring. This very special home is in move-in condition and ready to for you enjoy.
The private ten acre property is located in Puakea Bay Ranch estate, a gated, private equestrian community, located on the north tip of the Big Island, just minutes from the charming artist's village of Hawi.