Learn more about this LUVA Real Estate Boutique Property, Kukuiopae Estate! Located in Captain Cook on Hawaii Island, this two-home, 5-acre paradise is nestled into the mountainside above the ocean at approximately 1500 ft.
This an ideal elevation for living without climate control, but also and especially, for growing. The 2 bed/2 bath with office, the main home is custom throughout with vaulted open beam cedar ceilings, a chef’s kitchen, and stained concrete floors throughout. The ocean views are absolutely breathtaking from any window or door facing west. The back lanai is spacious and perfect for the enjoyment of all kinds, a morning coffee or a sunset cocktail hour. The home is set up with a 10-panel grid-connected Photovoltaic system and the bill is approximately $70/mo even with the bedroom ac running every night.
The 1 bed/1 bath guest home with a full kitchen enjoys a separate entrance, parking area, and privacy. The home is considered off-grid with a stand-alone solar electric system, catchment water, and composting toilet. Even this little home boasts stunning views from the front lanai.
The property is exceedingly private as it is full of mature trees both fruit-bearing and native hardwoods (including large rainbow eucalyptus). The elevation change from lot to lot provides an extra layer of privacy from the neighbors. The buildings are thoughtfully laid out with space between each structure and grassy roads connecting them. There are many fruit-bearing trees on the property as well! Both homes are on a catchment system and set up with 4 separate water tanks drought for drought resiliency.
In the back corner of the lot, there is a drive-in workshop/storage building perfect for storing equipment, working on machinery, or any number of other farm or business-related uses.
Kukuiopae can be your paradise. Live sustainably in a custom-built home, grow more food than you could ever eat and enjoy the freedom of use the accessory structures offer. Come take a look!
Micah Markley, RB-23718