The Onion House

Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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  • Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
  • Located on the Big Island of Hawaii, Landmark Residence designed by Kendrick Kellogg, The Onion House is for the first time being offered for sale since it was built for the McCormick Spice Family decades ago.

    Exhibiting phenomenal and timeless architecture, this sculpture of a home has inspired many as it is currently operated as a very robust Vacation Rental. Working along side Kellogg, was artist and designer James Hubbell who is widely known for his organic style buildings which are complete works-of-art.

    Featuring two separate pods, one of them with the main living space and the other as a private Master Oasis. A central canopy connects the two units, under which stairs lead into the 70 foot long pool. At night, the arched structures light up like twin Japanese lanterns, reflected in the water. The substantial interior walls are formed of Hawaiian Koa wood and lava rock, while the outer walls are screen and a mosaic of stained glass, allowing you to enjoy the soft breeze off the vast Pacific Ocean.

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    Pool lights change colour! Photo  of The Onion House modern home

    Pool lights change colour!

    Creative delight! Photo 2 of The Onion House modern home

    Creative delight!

    Pacific Sunset Photo 3 of The Onion House modern home

    Pacific Sunset

    Fruits of the Garden in Hawaii Photo 4 of The Onion House modern home

    Fruits of the Garden in Hawaii

    Architectural Canopy integrated throughout the design.   Photo 5 of The Onion House modern home

    Architectural Canopy integrated throughout the design.

    Master Bedroom Photo 10 of The Onion House modern home

    Master Bedroom

    Master Bathroom Photo 11 of The Onion House modern home

    Master Bathroom

    Master Wing with stairs to the pool. Photo 12 of The Onion House modern home

    Master Wing with stairs to the pool.

    See the stained-glass? Photo 13 of The Onion House modern home

    See the stained-glass?

    Sunsets forever! Photo 15 of The Onion House modern home

    Sunsets forever!

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