August 11, 2010|Cynthia Saylor|CRC Listings: Land
MLS 236727 - A Link to Holualoa History
The Kona Heritage Corridor is a segment of Mamalahoa Highway (County Route 180) that runs between Honokahau and Honalo, passing through Holualoa, inland of Kailua-Kona. The Corridor was designated the first state scenic byway in March 2009, paving the way for federal recognition and funding.
Source: Department of Transportation and Historic Hawaii Foundation
Kona Telephone Company photo used with permission
MLS 236727, listed by K. Nalani Hance, R(S), ABR, is a Holualoa residential building lot that has close ties to the history of this 12 mile scenic Hawaii byway. In the 1890's, Holualoa became the headquarters of the Kona Telephone Company and the building that served as the telephone exchange building still stands on this property. Already improved with distinctive rock walls and steps to the street, the lot has been cleared and is ready for the future owner to make a new mark on the landscape... Read More
TagsBig Island, Holualoa, Kailua-Kona, Kona Heritage Corridor, land, real estate