A Private Retreat

Luxury fittings are peppered throughout this residence, which boasts innovative environmental design.

There’s never a quiet moment at this newly completed, family-inspired residence in New Lambton Heights, situated in one of the most highly sought prestigious suburbs of Newcastle, located nine kilometres west of Newcastle’s central business district.

The suburb is very leafy with established trees such as the traditional jacaranda and parts of the suburb are bordered by the popular Blackbutt Reserve. The owners of this stunning property had the foresight to move into the suburb fifteen years ago, acquiring one of the suburb’s typical Federation-era timber homes situated on a deep block with Blackbutt Reserve views at the front.

As the family doubled in size from two to four sons, two dogs and a cat, the parents started to look at ways of accommodating everyone and the current future family home was given careful consideration when planning.

The functionality of the existing residence proved impractical in all ways, as over the decades the home had been extended making a viable renovation definitely out of the question, so a complete knockdown and new build was the outcome decided on…

Read more in Edition 65 of Hunter Lifestyle Magazine. 

Images: Justin Langford, Just-Click Photography.