Waiaha Estate | Holualoa | $5.58 million | 3BR/5.5BA | 5,391 SF | 9.46 acres | MLS 614895
Featured in the November 2017 issue of Architectural Digest, this gracious estate sits on 9.46 acres of beautifully manicured property in a prime hillside location on the western slopes of Hualalai Mountain. Situated just outside of the historic town of Holualoa, and only 3 miles upcountry from Kailua-Kona with all of its services, restaurants, shopping and recreational activities, this private and peaceful property feels light years away.
Designed by Hawaii Island architect Lucky Bennet and constructed by Maryl, a local builder, the spacious, beautifully appointed home was purpose-built for entertaining with amenities that include two swimming pools, golf driving range, bocce ball court, a traditional Hawaiian Imu pit (underground oven) for roasting pigs for your luaus and a lighted tennis court.
The professionally equipped kitchen, featuring exceptional Koa wood cabinetry, is a home cook’s dream, ensuring guests will not go hungry, while the 1600-bottle, temperature-controlled wine room provides space for all of your most prized varietals and vintages.
The kitchen features curly Koa wood and galaxy black granite countertops
1600-bottle walk-in wine room
Surrounded by park-like grounds, the estate’s mature landscaping includes an orchard of citrus and macadamia nut trees extending from the gated entry. Additional plantings on the property include producing papaya, coffee and mango trees. A koi pond with waterfall feature are showcased in the courtyard leading to the home. Perched at an elevation of about 2,000 feet, Kona coastline and ocean views are enjoyed throughout the estate.
The serene entry courtyard.
The master bedroom suite with private lanai, fireplace, an outdoor shower and adjoining office is located on a separate wing off the central living area, while the two guest suites are located on the second level.
The master suite features office space and a private lanai.
Neighboring land parcels also are available, representing about 80 additional acres. Sold together with the 9.46 acre estate, the total price is $14.5M