“Instead of cursing the darkness, light a candle for where we’re going. There’s something ahead worth fighting for.” A line from Neil Young’s song “Light a Candle,” Neil Young is no stranger to using his music to voice his views and has also supported and fought for many causes throughout his life.
His Hawaii beach house fits right into Young’s love of nature. He has spent time working to help small farmers and also spreading the word about GMO foods and their dangers. His beach house also speaks to his success, anyone who can offload a property for $20 million is sure to be an important somebody.
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The beach house is situated on a three acre peninsula, which is located on the Big Island in Waialea. The property is surrounded by a large area of frontage, spanning 830 feet on the Kohala Coast. It is also near a surf break that is very well known and a gorgeous white sand beach. It is a surfer’s paradise.
Snorkeling is also available on Kiele Bay, which is located on the south side of the home. The main house is 3,000 square feet and offers verandas that open up to lovely views and fresh ocean breezes. It includes five bedrooms and four bathrooms and gives the vibe of living in Hawaii during the 1920s.
In addition to the main house, there are also two cottages for guests, an outdoor kitchen, a swimming pool with a pool house, a shaded terrace, and a greenhouse. Any gardener would adore this home. The property offers a terraced vegetable garden and a variety of trees including mango, pomelo, coconut palms, papaya, and lemon. The listing price for this Hawaiian paradise was $24.5 million and the house sold for $20 million.
The opportunities to enjoy outdoor living are amazing on this property. There are so many chances to enjoy the gorgeous weather that is offered in Hawaii. The ocean is just a few steps away from the doorstep, and it is the perfect place to host a party. Guests can relax and mingle in a variety of outdoor spaces and take in the ocean views.
Neil Young has been singing and writing songs since he was a child. He is known for his involvement with the bands Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young. Some of his best-known songs are “Heart of Gold” “My, My, Hey Hey (Out of the Blue),” “After the Gold Rush,” “Rockin’ in the Free World,” and “Revolution Blues.” He has produced 35 albums and has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice. His success has certainly made him famous and wealthy, and his Hawaiian estate fetched him a nice payday.