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about the house

Hale Ke Alaula is intended to be a house and garden all mixed together.  Downstairs the garden spills in under the house.  Upstairs, the house opens out to the garden and the breezes.

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lot & floor plan

Lot is 100′ by 140′ House is 72′ by 24′ on two levels Ground level is concrete and open to the garden and can serve as sleeping area day or night House level is constructed of bamboo and steel Decking is of Fiberon supported on wood beams Two bedrooms, two king size beds Closet storage …

Screens

door screens

Hale Ke Alaula was conceived as a tent open to the Hawaiian breezes so you may like to open all of the doors – all the way. You can even remove the screens. Puako does, however, have a few flying insects so we use walk-through screens to keep them out. They do very well. If …

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The doors

The house has a lot of doors. Its like a big tent. There are sixteen sets of french doors.  Each set has a door with a knob and a door pinned to the sill but they can both be opened. You can open both or leave one side closed.  You can open as many or …