Upcountry Maui Plantation Cottage 260K

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HERE’S A LITTLE SOMETHING to dream on as we enter the coldest, darkest days of winter: a well-priced — no, for Maui, crazy cheap — new-to-market 3BR, 1 bath plantation-style house ‘upcountry,’ a part of the island that’s more rolling hills than rolling surf.

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I was alerted to it by Cherie Attix, proprietor of Hale Ho’okipa, a historic B&B where my daughter and I  stayed for a few wonderful days last month. Cherie, in addition to inn-keeping, is a real estate agent, blogger, and all-round Maui booster, having moved there from California some three decades ago.

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Cherie writes: “Here is a cute oldie in Pukalani…probably 1930s to ’40s…I have not done a walk-through, but heard the plumbing and wiring are new….super cheap, on a nice size lot on a quiet street.”

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Granted, the place needs work, but it’s livable. And who wouldn’t want avocado and orange trees in the backyard?

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For 26 pictures and more details, click right here. Or call Cherie at 808/281-2074. Soon.

About cara

I blog for fun here at casaCARA, and write about architecture, interiors, gardens and travel for many national magazines and websites. My recently published posts and articles can be found here: https://casacara.wordpress.com/recent-articles/
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6 Responses to Upcountry Maui Plantation Cottage 260K

  1. Oh to be there and not in Brooklyn right now! I will take a rainy winter season over this madness any day.

  2. cara says:

    hi Melissa! And what happened to the farmhouse in the country?

  3. I got a boyfriend. And he decided he wanted LAND to build on and not necessarily a land with a (farm)house on it. A log cabin maybe. But not a farmhouse. Sigh. Looking at a gazillion properties in Sullivan and Orange Counties, it seems. Working on a compromise. I’ll keep you posted!

  4. cara says:

    Oh, do! And if you want to send me links to any listings you feel might be right for this blog (architecturally interesting, under 500K), that would be great. Good luck & happy new year to you, Melissa.

  5. Will do! Happy New Year!

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