This rare and elegant 1923 classic Downtown Hilo home sits on a large lot providing the perfect urban homestead with it's organic gardens, chicken coop and peaceful setting. Country living with all the conveniences of town! The original home of the HPM family, it has been lovingly restored, impeccably cared for and smartly upgraded to retain all the charm of the era. Exquisite original fir hardwood floors, coffered 9 foot ceilings, and classic built-ins grace this vintage home. An inviting floorplan flows from the living room to the dining room and the open concept kitchen.
The beautifully remodeled chef's kitchen features rare Iranian Costa Esmeralda granite, large stainless farm sink with touch faucet, new Kenmore Elite stainless appliances, pantry and a darling eat-in nook. The spacious master suite opens to a private lanai with direct access to the fully fenced and landscaped grounds. This relaxing sanctuary has a bath with walk-in shower and hand painted sink, two closets, built-ins galore plus a workspace for writing, sewing or crafting. Enjoy the extensively planted grounds, organic gardens, fruits trees, fragrant flowering plants while luxuriating in the garden's hot tub spa.
The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms form a suite with sliding double doors for privacy and include a lovely bathroom with clawfoot tub. A 4th bedroom is used as an office with high speed internet. At ground level with separate entry, is a remodeled one bedroom, one bath living space with private access to the gardens. There is a cute dining area with fridge under a granite countertop with cupboards. A large bonus room, once a recording studio, is now used for storage and utility purposes. The reconditioned garage has new automatic door with room for longer vehicles.
New exterior paint and gutters in 2019
Potential for 3 lots
Rinnai On Demand Hot Water Heater
Appliances Under Sears Home Protection