The Masuda Building is a single-story, wood-frame structure with a wood parapet and hip roof. The building’s exterior form conforms to the curved corner lot configuration. The Masuda Building is an example of post-World War I commercial development in Waimea Town. The architectural style and design is an unique example of the work of an unnamed craftsman and Japanese temple builder.
This list of Hawaii’s historic properties is provided as a public service by Historic Hawaii Foundation. It is not the official list of properties designated on the Hawaii State Register of Historic Places. For official designations and determinations of eligibility, contact the State Historic Preservation Division of the Department of Land and Natural Resources of the State of Hawaii at 808-692-8015.