Hawaii License RB-18892
Hilo, HI 96720
Listing RemarksThis impeccably maintained country home is located on 3 fenced and landscaped acres on Papaya Farms Rd in Kapoho. Drive up the curving driveway through grassy lawns, a Macadamia nut orchard, bearing fruit trees and many other old growth trees and flora to the house and outbuildings located at the back of the property. Total privacy and self-sustainability can be yours on this incredible property.
The 2 bedroom, 1 bath house was built in 1979 of Ponderosa Pine tongue-in-groove single wall construction. Beautiful handcrafted Ohi'a railings grace the redwood lanai that looks out over the property. Koa shoji screens open to the living room from the lanai. Solid mahogany cabinets grace the kitchen and bathroom which also has a large furo style bathtub. The bedroom has a sliding glass door with a lovely garden view out onto the property. A loft with a closet above the living area serves as a second bedroom or could be an office or meditation room.
There are 3 outbuildings; a 2-car carport 16X20, an 8X16 tool shed which houses the generator and a 8X10 kennel house with roofed run. There is also a second house pad on the property.
Electrical power is supplied by a Honda 4000SX watt generator and a battery bank of 8 deep cycle Interstate batteries. The owners currently use Dish Network for TV and satellite for internet, both of which run comfortably on the current power set-up. The owners also have one of the few land lines from Hawaiian Telcom on Papaya Farms Rd. which may be transferred to a new owner upon sale.
There are 2 fiberglass catchment tanks totaling over 4,000 gallon capacity. The on-demand water heater, refrigerator and stove are propane. Most furnishings are included in the sale.
Kapoho is known for its sunny skies. The location is very close to the Waiopae tidal pools and the Ahalanui hot pond. This property has so many wonderful features and you will not find a better maintained off-grid house than this.