SOLD | Built 2001 | 6,042 Sq. Ft. | 4 Beds | 5 Baths | 0.92 Acres
4305 Melianani Place, Kihei, Hawaii, United States, 96753
Maui’s Wailea Resort is revered world-wide for it pristine weather, amenities & unsurpassed indoor/outdoor lifestyle. Wailea Highlands is Wailea’s premier gated residential enclave. Join together two of the premium ’King of the Hill’, Highlands lots, encompassing over 0.92 acres, offering mesmerizing panoramic ocean & multi-island sunset views and you have this iconic setting! Built in 2001, the 6,000 square foot residence hit the market in November 2020 for $11.9 million and sold for $10.9 million in February of this year. An ascending driveway, bordered by vibrant lush tropicals, curves gently & delivers you to this tranquil & private, Hawaiian Ode to Frank Lloyd Wright’s, ‘Falling Waters’. Two monumental Colorado-Stone, pillars, support a copper & mahogany pagoda-like entrance while framing the Padilla Design custom copper & bronze floral entry gate! Massive & minute stones, richly coloured, are punctuated with geometric mahogany framed windows.
Enter opposite the three-car garage & elevator on up to the main living area or take the garden path along the cascading waterfall to the formal garden entry. The combination of natural inherently rich materials & the apparent scale of the structure, along with the seamless integration of the interior & exterior, lends a feeling of reverence to this home. Specimen granites, architectural travertine, South American Ipe & Hawaiian Koa woods abound. Sub-Zero, Miele, Gaggeneau & Thermador support your culinary creativity! Walls of glass in the vaulted great room retract thus home & nature become one! The master suite, office & family den enjoy complete privacy as the three guest suites are at the opposite end of the home. Enjoy the view from the infinity edge pool & spa. The property was on the market for $11.9 million with Robert Dein of Maui Real Estate Advisors LLC.