House of the week: New Plymouth


With fresh limes from the orchard ready to be squeezed into your drink, holiday mode is guaranteed at this luxury lodge.

Historic 'Hen' an inner-city rarity

New Plymouth's 'Hen and Chickens' homes are icons of character in the city.

Designer lifestyle enhanced


Quality architecture carries a home confidently through the years.

A private grandstand

Property of the week

A private grandstand view over Pukekura Park’s renowned cricket ground comes with today’s feature property.

A generous environment


Downsizing can be an extended process as lives change.

Pukekura Park is the front yard

7 Fillis St, New Plymouth

Character was the drawcard for Iain and Stella when they bought 7 Fillis St.

A place to call home

What's it like to be a first-home buyer chasing the Kiwi property dream in a seller's market with the odds stacked against you?

Serene seclusion ... and sustainable

Kaitake Rd, Oakura

The winding drive into this property in the hilly Oakura hinterland is an attraction in itself.

Styling is rustic and elegant

Frankley Rd New Plymouth

Home's French Provincial design is part of a special lifestyle close to the city.

Two days two records

Roy Tce

A New Plymouth house price record set on Wednesday has already been broken

Beach-front beauty smashes price record

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New Plymouth's house price record set as home changes hands for $2.81 million.

Links lifestyle

Sampson Ave at The Links, New Plymouth.

A lifestyle setting at The Links was the incentive to buy there five years ago.

Special lifestyle

85 Eliot St, New Plymouth

The luxurious lifestyle that's about to take shape at 85 Eliot St in New Plymouth has its origins more than 40 years ago.

Premium position, priceless views

7 Beach St, New Plymouth

Soak in the sight of surfers sliding along breaking waves and stunning sunsets.

Green to go

3a Lorna St, New Plymouth.

A green house has taken shape on the green corner of Devon St West and Lorna St.

Lifestyle setting, stunning views

347 Henwood Rd, New Plymouth.

Following a farming lifestyle in North Taranaki, retirement to the city seemed a logical step for Reg and Kathleen Trowern.

Designer lifestyle, rural peace

334a Henwood Rd, New Plymouth.

There's a rustic indicator of the rural setting of this Henwood Rd property.

A view of green and blue

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A green outlook and sea horizon sealed the deal when Milan and Liesbeth purchased 88b Dorset Ave.

Easy and practical

Your property weekly

200F Glover Rd, Hawera. strap

This is a home where life is easy - a refuge from busy lives outside its gates, comfortable, stylish and oh, so practical.

Family space at the links

17 Links Drive, New Plymouth strap

"When you buy property here, you become part of a community rather than just moving in."

Secluded setting has tropical feel

216b Tukapa St, New Plymouth strap

Approaching a right-of-way home always carries a sense of anticipation. On a streetside property, a home and its environment is usually obvious ... off the street, it can be a real surprise package.

Majesty on Mangorei

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It's a castle-like image that would sit comfortably in any European setting

Changes are major, but subtle

Shipwreck timber used in home's construction

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Character and contemporary can co-exist in a home - if changes are carried out carefully.

Character in the dress circle

Ridge Lane in New Plymouth

Three family owners in a century. That says something about the attraction of life at 22 Ridge Lane in New Plymouth.

Luxury lifestyle on the edge of the city

66 Atkinson Rd, New Plymouth strap

Links to the land are often life-long when you've grown up on a farm.

Life in the Quarterdeck

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Life in the Quarterdeck apartments in New Plymouth is so good that Willie and Jenny own two of the elevated residences.

Location key to broad appeal

55 Victoria Rd, New Plymouth strap

Describing 55 Victoria Rd as a one-dimensional property would be a mistake.

Land and home a PREMIUM package

Princess St Waitara strap

In many cases, buying a lifestyle block ends up as something of a compromise.

Seafront setting in Oakura

Property of the week

Messenger Terrace, Oakura strap

Spacious Oakura residence offers stunning views down beach andcoastline.

B&B lifestyle in gracious villa

3500 Mountain Rd, Stratford strap

Historic Hathaway House is an oasis of comfort and style on the edge of Stratford.

Port position

Property of the week

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''This home was kind of a treat for us.''

Space for indoor pool, land for tennis

Wairau Rd, Oakura. strap

This huge Oakura home has plenty of options for extended family or paying guests

Rear setting is private, quiet

Mangorei Rd, New Plymouth. strap

New home is a rare opportunity in established central area of the city.

Place of Peace

Property of the week

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In a secluded sunny setting at the end of a city cul-de-sac, Mike Shaw finds a sanctuary

Lifestyle country retreat

Property of the week

8 Johns Rd, Tariki strap

Gorgeous homestead set amid established trees on a safe, flat 10-acre lifestyle block

Set for the Good Life

Property of the week

A lifestyle away from urban bustle and with great mountain views.

Inglewood villa a gracious retreat

Becklands Pl, Inglewood strap

Character and comfort are beautifully blended in this refined Becklands Pl property,

Essence of the past; modern comforts

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Secluded Merrilands villa has great views over the city, Mike Shaw discovers.

Contemporary comfort in the country

Fifteen years and a commitment to planting makes a huge difference to the presentation of a rural property.

Character home, orchard income

Main North Rd, Onaero strap

A relocated historic home, church and 450 avocado trees create a unique lifestyle

Refined character on Brougham St

83 Brougham St, New Plymouth strap

Quality character living is just a stroll from city shops and parks

Fruitful lifestyle on Paraite Rd

Paraite Rd, Bell Block, New Plymouth strap

There's an appealing rural lifestyle just beyond Bell Block's hustle and bustle

Privacy and style at the edge of the city

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SARAH FOY - Taranaki Daily News

Up here, the city is close but distant, the views extensive and the site sheltered.

European touch to design

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Anticipation begins at the gates to the Fern Hill lifestyle property, Mike Shaw discovers.

Wow! Up to eight cars inside

Property of the week

Roto St, New Plymouth strap

The size of garage and living spaces in this suburban city home is impressive

Family space with character

Property profile

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Former residents of 10 Arawa St in New Plymouth wouldn't recognise the house

Character on the edge of Stratford

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Property of the week: Country and character often seem to go together particularly well

On the land, in style

Property of the week

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The growing popularity of Egmont Village should put 17 Thomason Rd on the radar

Tudor treat at the city’s edge

Tudor treat at the city’s edge

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MIKE SHAW - Taranaki Daily News

When the owners bought the house in Junction St 10 years ago, they could see its potential

Easy-care character in city

Sunny, sheltered lifestyle just a walk from city


Sunny, sheltered lifestyle just a walk from city and parks, Mike Shaw discovers.
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