73-1980 KALOKO DR, KAILUA-KONA, HI 96740
Follow a sun-dappled private drive lined w/ tropical plants & trees to this private, unique home built to take advantage of the natural beauty of Hawaii. The inviting front entry features a lovely stained glass door opening to a large foyer. An arched doorway leads to the spacious living area. These rooms open to a huge wrap-around lanai encompassing three sides of the home to take advantage of spectacular tree-top & ocean views. The large kitchen features stainless steel appliances, a big island, walk-in pantry & a huge window over the sink. A laundry room w/ storage & outside access is adjacent. Around the corner from the kitchen is additional space for another dining area or sitting room. This room shares a Jack & Jill bathroom with the first floor bedroom - a large space that could also be used a media room or home office. Two carports sit on either side of the home. One offers direct access to the kitchen & large laundry room. The second sits below the first floor lanai & has a large attached workshop & stairs up to the main floor.
The second floor features two large ensuite bedrooms separated by a light-filled landing highlighting more incredible views. The bedroom to the right has sliding doors leading to another large lanai extending the width of the home. The attached bath features an over-sized shower. The bedroom to the left has a big walk-in closet & access its own private, sunny lanai as well as the shared main lanai. The huge, bright bathroom has a soaking tub & large separate shower. A staircase on the second floor landing leads to a 3rd floor observation room - perfect for enjoying ocean views, bird-watching, or stargazing.
This home sits on over ten acres of land in a cooler climate. The area surrounding the home has been well-manicured with terraced gardens, a fenced area for pets and walking trails. A well-designed "out building" offers additional space for an artist's studio, music room, home office or guest accommodations.