Shire Homes is proud to present our display home, ‘The Shire’ on display in the picturesque Newenham Estate, Mt Barker. This display home features a country theme, custom built, Hampton style designer home with an Australian twist.

Shire Homes is proud to be able to assist Newenham Estate with their display home village by building ‘The Shire’. Lot 128, 10 Rochfort St, Mt Barker, SA 5251.

Newenham Estate is located off Flaxley Rd, Mt Barker, SA 5251.

The Shire represents a first for Shire Homes in being their first display home and we are extremely excited and proud of the final product.

The Shire is a two-storey country themed display home built in a contemporary Hamptons style. Covering approximately 390 square metres, The Shire takes pride of place at the top of the display village in Newenham Estate.

Built with 14mm thick fibre cement weatherboards on the exterior, enhancing the Hampton style that is currently very popular among new homeowners.

Featuring 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms plus separate toilet, 2 living areas, study and outdoor entertaining area.

The Shire has everything that the modern home buyer is after in  their designer home.

Shire Homes, latest display home, features open plan living with four bedrooms

At Shire Homes we believe in building energy efficient homes and as such The Shire features double glazed commercial frame windows throughout and achieves a 6 star energy efficiency rating.

Additional features of the Shire include:

  • Gas boosted solar hot water system
  • Daiken 3 phase ducted air conditioning system
  • 5kW solar panel system to reduce those electricity bills


Shire Homes is proud to exhibit the Shire, representing the great quality and value that you can expect from a Shire Homes custom built home. Our aim in building this display home, is to showcase a modern country themed home that caters to all generations and to families of all age groups.

The entrance to a home should be welcoming and also make a statement about the home you are entering. Visitors to our display home are welcomed by a spacious entrance hall, featuring 3-metre high ceilings with coffered inserts.

To the left of the entrance guests are welcomed by a spacious study and the staircase with the room featuring a 6-metre ceiling height. This gives guests a feeling of spaciousness.

To the right is the formal lounge which could easily be converted to a reading room or quiet room

To ensure that the Shire caters for all people we have installed a home elevator. Capable of holding 5 people this lift is also designed to be wheelchair friendly and can cater for the largest wheelchairs.

Open plan living is a feature of 'The Shire' display home in Mt Barker

Open plan living is designed into the layout of this display home with a combined kitchen, family and dining area.

Featuring a shaker design kitchen with stone benchtops.

The open plan kitchen, dining, lounge area lead to an alfresco area and BBQ.

Outdoor entertaining is a must have in the Adelaide Hills when entertaining or relaxing with family and friends

Stone bench-tops also feature throughout the built-ins and vanities

Black butt timber flooring throughout the downstairs living areas lifts the overall look and finish of this home.

Upstairs has 4 well proportioned bedrooms, there is a full-size bathroom & a separate water closet. The master bedroom and ensuite are both spacious and well designed.

The Shire in Newenham Estate Mt Barker, custom built designer home built by Shire Homes, Balhannah

“The Shire”


10 Rochfort Street,

Newenham Estate

Mt Barker, SA, 5251


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