Quiet location in Kurtistown tucked away from traffic in a very nice neighborhood to raise a family. A 10-minute drive to Kamehameha School, Kea'au Town Center, and Kea'au Parks/Recreation, Kea'au Elementary/High School, Police/Fire Station nearby, and credit union banks too. Just a 20-minute drive to Hilo and 20-minute drive to Volcano Parks. Property is 3 acres w/a spectacular view of backyard from the house. Yard has been lovingly landscaped and cared for over the years w/over 26 varieties of trees & plants (coconut, apple banana, avocado, soursop, orange, tangelo, lemon, mango, rambutan, mangosteen. lychee, plum, nectarine, fig, persimmon, macadamia, lilikoi, etc.) Home has a very large workshop w/10-ft ceilings, massive glulams for open space, office/bedroom, tool room/garage. Separating shop from living area of home is a locked entrance w/4 ft sliding door & alcove, w/4-ft wide stairs leading to the home environment. 2nd floor offers a gorgeous view of park-like setting of property. Very nice open floor plan w/kitchen (ample cabinet space), living, dining areas. Beautiful Asian inspired all wood ceilings w/handmade redwood light fixtures. Bedrooms w/deep closets & ample shelving. Closets are cedar-lined w/handmade shelving. Bathroom-extra long soaking tub & stand alone shower. Utility rm/pantry w/washer, dryer, water heater. on-demand heater is gas powered & unique (not dependent on gas flame or electricity to ignite). Drop down staircase to 10 x 40 attic designed w/possible expansion (fully wired w/lights w/ Milgard windows at each end). Whole house water filtration system, hardiboard exterior, Milgard windows, double lane gravel driveway (grass over it), ancient rock wall perimeter, newly maturing orchard. Seller landscaped the property and built house to live in forever so it was custom-designed for her lifestyle and worked on with lots of love, hard work, and utmost care for her enjoyment. . . and now for yours.