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187 Dowsett Ave, Honolulu
This property was sold October 12, 2015 for $6,450,000
Description
Nuuanu’s Crown Jewel. This spectacular 3.72 acre estate is found on coveted Dowsett Avenue. Abounding gorgeous lawns, breathtaking trees, lush landscape, and Nuuanu stream with private pond at your back door. A grand residence with 5 bedrooms, 5 and one half baths, offers soaring ceilings and timeless architecture of grand proportions. Expansive outdoor entertaining areas with large pool and lovely gardens. Separate 1 bedroom, 1 bath cottage. Simply stunning!
Past Activity
  • Oct 12, 2015 Sold @ $6.45M
  • Aug 28, 2015 In Escrow
  • Jan 16, 2015 Listed @ $7.275M
  • Jan 07, 2011 In Escrow
  • Dec 03, 2010 Price ↓ $6.395M
More Details
  • Price / Interior Sf: $1,080
  • Year Remodeled: 2010
  • Owner, Tax & Resale History: Click here
  • Zoning: 03 - R10 - Residential District
  • Elementary School: Nuuanu
  • Middle School: Kawananakoa
  • High School: Roosevelt
  • View: Garden, Mountain, Other
  • Flood Zone: Zone X
  • Amenities: Entry, Landscaped, Maids/Guest Qrters, Patio/Deck, Storage, Wall/Fence, Workshop
  • TMK: 1-2-2-46-21-0
  • Tax Assessed Land: $3,440,800
  • Tax Assessed Improvements: $2,404,900
  • Tax Assessed Total: $5,845,700
  • Courtesy: Coldwell Banker Pacific Prop.
  • MLS: 201500865
The MLS properties are based on information from the Multiple Listing Service of Hicentral MLS, Ltd. Listings last updated on October 30, 2020. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
About Dowsett/Old Pali
See our video of Dowsett homes.

About Dowsett & Old Pali
For many homebuyers, there's something irresistible about finding a place that transports you to an earlier, more elegant era. That's difficult to do these days in a heavily developed place like Oahu. Difficult, but not impossible.

Tucked away at the top of the town side of Pali Highway, the Dowsett homes and Old Pali homes have preserved the bygone Kamaaina lifestyle in the hills and valleys above downtown Honolulu.

Nestled back here, much of the views of the mountains and surrounding country due to the thick growth that is all around you. Still there are ocean views to be had and they are spectacular. There are no condo towers in these communities. More importantly, from some vantage points, there aren’t any in sight. In many ways, it's just as it was 100 years ago.

Part of that is because of that old growth flora that covers both areas. The roads back here, and many of the homes on them, are shel  ....click here to read more

Sold 10/12/15 at

$6,450,000

(List Price: $7,275,000)

Living

6,735 sqft

Baths

6.5

Beds

6

 
 
    Description
    Nuuanu’s Crown Jewel. This spectacular 3.72 acre estate is found on coveted Dowsett Avenue. Abounding gorgeous lawns, breathtaking trees, lush landscape, and Nuuanu stream with private pond at your back door. A grand residence with 5 bedrooms, 5 and one half baths, offers soaring ceilings and timeless architecture of grand proportions. Expansive outdoor entertaining areas with large pool and lovely gardens. Separate 1 bedroom, 1 bath cottage. Simply stunning!
      The MLS properties are based on information from the Multiple Listing Service of Hicentral MLS, Ltd. Listings last updated on October 30, 2020. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
      • Oct 12, 2015 Sold @ $6.45M
      • Aug 28, 2015 In Escrow
      • Jan 16, 2015 Listed @ $7.275M
      • Jan 07, 2011 In Escrow
      • Dec 03, 2010 Price ↓ $6.395M
      See our video of Dowsett homes.

      About Dowsett & Old Pali
      For many homebuyers, there's something irresistible about finding a place that transports you to an earlier, more elegant era. That's difficult to do these days in a heavily developed place like Oahu. Difficult, but not impossible.

      Tucked away at the top of the town side of Pali Highway, the Dowsett homes and Old Pali homes have preserved the bygone Kamaaina lifestyle in the hills and valleys above downtown Honolulu.

      Nestled back here, much of the views of the mountains and surrounding country due to the thick growth that is all around you. Still there are ocean views to be had and they are spectacular. There are no condo towers in these communities. More importantly, from some vantage points, there aren’t any in sight. In many ways, it's just as it was 100 years ago.

      Part of that is because of that old growth flora that covers both areas. The roads back here, and many of the homes on them, are shel  ....click here to read more
       
      You do not own the land, but have the right to use the land until an expiration year. At expiration the ownership typically reverts back to the land owner.
      Buyer and Seller have reached an agreement and are under contract. However, the sale is still subject to one or more contingencies.
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