Sanctuary New Homes - Your style, your sanctuary


Getting Back to Normal

A Message From Amanda

It’s been a very distressing time for everyone and we know many people are doing it tough.

Here at Sanctuary New Homes we have continued to operate by following the Housing Industry Association’s guidelines to ensure it is safe for our clients to visit our popular Studio S to talk about their dream home.

At the same time, we are making sure our trades people are operating safely on site and that our suppliers are protected in accordance with Covid 19 protocols.


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Solar Package Special Offer Deposit and Contract Before December 2020

Deposit and contract with us before December 2020 to take advantage of our free 6Kw Solar Package offer. It’s a great bonus! For further details about this package, and terms and conditions please call Sanctuary New Homes now. This is for new home deposits only from June 1 2020.

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Solar panel installation

Your Dream Homes Are Waiting For You At Beaches Estate Catherine Hill Bay

Here is your opportunity to enjoy a beaches lifestyle just 90 minutes from Sydney and 40 minutes to Newcastle. Enjoy easy access to the beach and the famous lakes area with these great home and land packages. GST INCLUSIVE – PRICES MAY CHANGE

You can expect contemporary inclusions, SMEG appliances and Caesarstone kitchen benchtops. Plus, there are beautiful stone tops to bathrooms as well as Colorbond “ULTRA” Roof including Anticon Blanket, Ceiling and Wall Insulation and breathable Foil Wrap to Cladded areas.

Each of the stylish homes has all the classic architectural features ...

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Seabreeze and Brighton

Country Living With Sandalwood Design

Our new "Sandalwood" design is a popular Country Living Home and for a complete package with site costs starting from $388,390.00 it’s a standout design and great value. (add this cost to the cost of your land for a full cost package). This home is suitable for blocks at Wyndham Estate Greta and the new bigger blocks at Huntlee Estate North Rothbury, or create your own custom design such as the Pavillion (pictured).

Our Sanctuary Designer Specification includes the level of quality you would expect and the freedom to reflect your individual ...

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Our Gift to You - For our Murrays Beach Land Owners.

We have been building at Murrays Beach for at least ten years now. Very few blocks at Murrays Beach will accommodate a standard project home. We are experts in designing your new home within the Design Essentials of this beautiful bushland award winning estate.

For a short time only from July 1 to August 31st 2020 we are offering a free preliminary design, expertly designed by our experienced design teams specifically for you, your lifestyle and your block, as well as providing a tender. This is excellent value.

For terms and conditions, call Sanctuary New ...

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Murrays Beach

Reduce your Energy Bills and Carbon Footprint - Let Us Show You How - Bradford Solar Pack

If you want a more extensive solar system than our bonus offer mentioned earlier we can help you. Read on!

BRADFORD CSR's Steve Harty is the Business Development Manager for Solar Packages and says the market for these systems is huge, and it's growing. "You have early adopters, so people that are about technology; you have people that have a strong connection to sustainability; people that are really looking to reduce their grid reliance as much as they can.

And then, there are people who are trying to future-proof for electric vehicles, ...

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Solar Panels

The Good News Brought To You By Sanctuary New Homes


It’s been a really tough time for everyone as Amanda said in her Comment. But let’s look at the good news!

Remember interest rates are very low making mortgage payments lower. That clears the way for getting your new home plans under way.

Studio S at our Tuggerah office is continually evolving to your advantage. The Studio can accommodate you and your kids can play in a separate room, within watching distance, and we can still keep within distancing regulations.

We have some great ...

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Studio S

The Sanctuary Broken Record

Yes, yes, we know we sound like a broken record but it is worth repeating!

Sanctuary New Homes is a custom home designer and builder. That means every home we build is custom designed and built for your specific lifestyle. You can of course choose from one of our standard designs if you prefer.

Unlike most home builders we build on difficult and sloping blocks. The final price we quote is the FINAL price you pay (based on the information we have to date) and you won't be hit with a host of ...

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Studio S

Our Clients Love Studio S - It's Like a Fashion Parade

Our clients are loving our Studio S because you can see the latest ranges of sty textures and finishes in building products all in the one convenient location.

"Studio S helps our clients to visualise how the various components of their home will come together. Our team researches the latest building innovations to make sure it is like a fashion parade of the best components available. And, the studio is always changing as a result," said Amanda Palmer.

Introducing Pheonix’s new range of Teel tapware to Studio S. A ...

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What People Say About Sanctuary

"I wanted high ceilings as well as French Doors to the courtyard, to take in the natural bush views from the alfresco, rather than just having windows. Both Amanda and Gary worked with me combining our ideas to create a beautiful home. "

"We cannot express our gratitude enough to Sanctuary New Homes™ . Having built our first home Beau and I were not sure what to expect. After making enquiries with numerous project builders and being turned down due to “traffic control issues” our dreams of building were quickly crushed, ...

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Introducing Hamptons on the Beach - For Downhill sloping Blocks

Now here is a delightful Hamptons stylish home cleverly designed for sloping blocks. Let’s face it it’s hard to find a builder who will build on sloping blocks so you can have this popular design with great living and entertaining spaces.

With the Hamptons on The Beach you can live on the top level and the kids or family can have the lower level. It’s your choice.

We know many of our clients want to take advantage of prevailing views when building their home. Here’s ...

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We Will Design and Construct Your Dream House At An Affordable Price

Don't think you have to accept a project home design. We can design and construct just the home you want at a price you can afford. And, our price will include everything *(based on the information we have to date supplied by the owner) upfront so there are no surprises. Make sure you compare apples with apples.

Once we give you a price you know everything is included not like some project builders who will come back with extras that cost a lot more and sink the budget. We give you peace of mind!


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Introducing The Maple a Stunning New Addition to Our Range of Designs

We are delighted to be able to reveal our stunning new design, the Maple, a single storey, open plan living ranch style home.

Designed for a wider block of land this is a four bedroom design to suit a family looking for spaciousness in ‘Lord of The Manor’ style.

On one side of the home there is the master bedroom with walk-in robe and exquisite ensuite for luxurious living. Also on the same side is a cleverly placed powder room and laundry and linen closet.

On the opposite side ...

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Get Started Before This Christmas For Your Home For 2020

Make sure your home is ready to move into in 2020 by talking to us before Christmas.

It’s amazing how the time gets away and families get very busy over the festive season. Before you know it we are well into the New Year.
Why not come in and have some preliminary talks about your new home ideas so that we can work on your plans and get some of the leg work done.

Don’t forget to take advantage of the hot summer bonus.


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A Message From Amanda - Festive season 2019

It’s hard to believe we are reaching the end of another year. Where did it go!

And what a year it has been. A new Federal Government, interest rates at record lows and an easing of lending rules accompanied by a bounce back in property prices.

Here at Sanctuary New Homes we are finding that families are still looking to build a quality home that will align with their current and future lifestyles. There are many home builders out there but our customers are more discerning and recognise the ...

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Make Sure You Do Your Sums – Watch Out For Extra Charges

You want to build your dream home, one of the most exciting things you will undertake in your life. After all, this is where you are going to live, see your family grow and create so many life long memories that will stay with you forever.

You probably have a good idea of the type of home you want and the lifestyle you want to live.

And so, the search for a home builder you can trust with your dream, begins in earnest

In this edition we would like to alert ...

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John & Belinda Loved The Way Sanctuary Listened To Them

 When John and Belinda Waters were planning to build a new home at Murrays Beach they talked with a few builders about what type of home they wanted.
But according to John the builders didn’t seem to want to listen.

“I could tell that they just weren’t listening and one builder even said that’s not the type of home you should build. They even seemed to be arrogant at our meetings with them.

“Then we found Sanctuary New Homes and the difference was ...

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Here’s Your Chance to Live at Huntlee for $524,800

We have talked about Huntlee living before so you probably already know it is an exciting a new town in the heart of the Hunter Valley and is 45 minutes from Newcastle and 90 minutes from Sydney.

Check out Lot 706 Triton Boulevard – Huntlee Estate North Rothbury with the following luxury Inclusions:

• Colorbond Steel Roof with Anticon Blanket Insulation
• Higher Ceiling Height Living Areas
• Large Concrete Alfresco Entertainment Area with Roof Over
• Fully Ducted Air Conditioning
• Double Garage Door with Two Remotes
• Quality ...

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New Fernridge Design Ideal For Uphill Blocks

We have built a strong reputation as custom builders and that includes designing for difficult blocks such as sloping blocks.

Now we have got really creative with a sensational new design known as the Fernridge and it is ideal for uphill blocks. That’s right if you have a block that slopes upward this is design for you.

The Fernridge is impressive from the start with a stylish entry on the lower level, with guest accommodation downstairs plus bathroom and a media room.

The open plan living on the mid-level ...

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Studio S Is Always Evolving

We are always on the lookout for new styles and products for our clients to showcase at our Studio S and we are excited about the new designer black taps, and shower accessories now available.

You will be able to make a real statement in your home with these stylish beauties.

Studio S is always evolving as new fashions and products become available. We might be on the Central Coast but you will see the latest products and colours because we are always in touch with worldwide trends.

Conveniently located on ...

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Knock Down Rebuild Demand Growing

As you drive around the Central Coast and surrounding areas you will see a lot of old homes that are looking tired and in need of a new lease of life. Many are situated in picturesque locations with stunning views or ideally located near to amenities, beaches or inland country.

Rather than going down the renovation path, there is growing demand for older homes to be completely replaced by a new home. This is known as knock down rebuild or KDR. The old home is demolished and removed and the new home built in its ...

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A Message From Amanda

This year we have built some beautiful homes at Catherine Hill Bay, Murrays Beach, Huntlee and other areas around the Central Coast, Lake Macquarie, Hunter Valley and Newcastle Regions.

We have built project homes as well as design and constructed homes for sloping sites, accessibility, busy roads, fire and flood zones. Styles that have been very
popular have been Contemporary or Hamptons Style. Hamptons style of course, has captured the hearts of many home buyers and we are specialising in custom design and building your individual Hamptons Style home for you.

At ...

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Studio S Helps Home Buyers

We are getting a lot of good feedback from our clients about Studio S. Our fully equipped, lifelike studio, with the latest product styles and colours, makes it so much easier for our clients to customise their new homes.

We are continually researching an updating the Studio S display to ensure only the latest building products are on display.

This is where your journey with Sanctuary New Homes will begin and you will be impressed by the personal touch we offer. You will find us at Unit 2, No 6 Morton Close, Tuggerah NSW 2259.


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Studio S

Introducing The Elm Our Latest New Home Design

How sweet it is! If you have been looking for a large family home design loaded with character, your search is over.

Introducing the Elm a charming and clever, single storey, four bedroom home that will win your hearts. This is a home with so many features it’s hard to know where to start, but let’s have go. The main bedroom has a walk-in robe as well an ensuite with his and hers vanities as well as built-in robe ideal for storing towels and other bathroom items.

The other ...

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Complete House and Land Packages at Beautiful Wyndham Estate From $518,000 - Great For Downsizers

There’s a picturesque, new, estate nestled in rolling green fields in the Hunter Valley known as Wyndham Ridge Estate. The estate is located just five minutes away from the local Greta township.

Sanctuary New Homes is proud to be able to offer attractive, home and land packages from just $513,000 at Wyndham Estate. These packages are ideal for families wishing to downsize and still have access to all the facilities they need for comfortable living. “These packages are ideal for families and still have access to all the facilities they need for comfortable ...

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Got a Difficult Block? - We Love a Challenge!

If you have a sloping block or your land has unusual dimensions or just plain difficult we can
design and custom build a beautiful home to suit the individual block of land.

Whereas most builders will not build on anything but a level block of land, difficult blocks are our specialty. So if you have been frustrated because you can’t find a builder for your awkward block give us a call and we will show you how our expertise enables us to design the home you want.

We have designed ...

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Display home sold for above published sale price

Our beautiful Tallowood Cottage has sold for above asking price which shows that quality and design are still a winner in the design of new homes. If you missed out, our Wild Jinja is currently in Council for approval for Lot 706 Triton Boulevard Huntlee. This beautiful low maintenance cottage is a great investment or a new home for downsizers who are looking for a quality smaller home. Home and Land Package price of $524,800.00 includes just about everything to move in.

Huntlee Estate is situated in Hunter Valley Wine Country, only just over an hour from ...

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Helen Builds Her Dream Home

Helen Twemlow had been looking for a home builder for a long time for her unusual block of land that backs onto Kooindah Waters golf course.

She wanted a builder who would build just the home she wanted but found the search for the right builder frustrating so, like many of us, she tried Googling for a builder on the Central Coast.

While searching via Google, Helen luckily found Sanctuary New Homes home building company.

"The builders I had spoken to wouldn’t make changes to their designs to ...

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Helen Builds Her Dream Home

Introducing the Long Island Design to Take You to Another World

When you walk into the Long Island, a new home from our designers, you will be whisked away
to another world of New York high society.

This magnificent residence has an impressive presence in the street with elegant wrap around balconies on the ground and first floors. You can just imagine palm trees adorning the landscaping of this grand home.

Have we got you in the right mood?

The spacious interiors will melt your heart and the upstairs bedroom accommodation will get the
pulses racing. ...

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Long Island

Sydneysiders Like Our Homes

Lately we have noticed more and more Sydneysiders are visiting Studio S looking to build their holiday or retirement home on the Central Coast or surrounding areas. They have heard we are quality, custom design home builders so the word is getting out there.

It’s a great place to live and visit and for people who like to live in a great area and close to the coast, there’s a lot going for the Central Coast and areas close by.

If you have friends or family ...

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Smeg 50s Style Offer

For customers who sign up for a new home by 30 June 2018 we would like to give you the opportunity to complete your Designer Kitchen with Smeg Style and Elegance.

The Smeg 50s Style special offer includes a Four Slice Toaster, Coffee Machine, Kettle, Stainless Steel Dishwasher and a Stainless Steel Microwave Oven. Imagine your beautiful new kitchen with
all these wonderful new icons of the domestic space -the Smeg 50s Style.

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Smeg offer

Where We Build

We are often asked where we will build so we thought we would give you an idea of the locations
in this newsletter.

We design and custom build on all types of blocks of land in these areas;

  • Central Coast
  • Hunter Valley
  • Huntlee Estate
  • Terrigal
  • Murray Beach
  • Lake Macquarie
  • Beaches Catherine Hill Bay
  • Newcastle

We also handle knock down and rebuild projects with special expertise and yes, we do build on sloping ...

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Thank Goodness We Found Sanctuary New Homes

When Ty and Kerin Starr moved into their beautiful new home built by Sanctuary New Homes in october last year they breathed a sigh of relief.

Having built homes before, they decided it was a good time to look for a block at the right price where they could build their forever home. They found just the right block at Gwandalan, a triangular shaped lot which was ideal for their future plans.

Next they partnered with a project builder who, according to Ty, who didn’t do the right thing as ...

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An Easter message from Amanda

It's hard to believe that we are already well into 2018 and Easter Buns and eggs are in the stores. Mind you they were in the stores on Boxing Day.

It’s a reminder that if you are planning to build a new home it will be a good idea to get cracking if you would like it to be completed for you to move into your new home in 2019.

In this issue we feature our lovely customers Ty and Kerin Starr who we interviewed for this newsletter. They are delighted with ...

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