Bellway - Augusta Drive, NE13
Welcome to Augusta Drive
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Augusta Drive is a development of new homes in Dinnington, a vibrant village that has a range of facilities and is surrounded by countryside, yet is within convenient travelling distance of Newcastle upon Tyne, Gateshead and the coast.
This collection of 2,3 and 4-bedroom homes is certain to appeal to a wide audience of potential purchasers and is available in a wealth of designs. Properties enjoy a quality specification with modern interior features, such as en-suite bathrooms, open-plan living areas and some integrated kitchen appliances. Externally, all have gardens and either garages, or private parking.
For families, a number of well-regarded schools can be found nearby, including Dinnington First School, and for older students, Gosforth Academy. Newcastle College offers a range of academic and vocational courses, as well as apprenticeships, and is located nine miles away. Northumberland College at Kirkley Hall specialises in land-based courses, such as agriculture and equine studies, and is around five miles from the development
Everyday shopping essentials can be obtained from the village store, while the nearest large supermarket is located at Kingston Park, 10 minutes’ drive away. This retail hub is also home to several high-street brands, specialist retailers, cafés and restaurants.
Ponteland Village, three miles from Augusta Drive, is also popular for local shopping, as well as for its selection of restaurants and bars. Newcastle city centre, eight miles to the south, welcomes visitors from throughout the region and beyond, drawn by its many department stores, designer boutiques and independents, while the Metrocentre in Gateshead, 10 miles away, is one of the largest shopping malls in the country.
Movie lovers will find the nearest multiplex at Cramlington, around 15 minutes’ drive away, while Newcastle boasts several cinemas, including the independent Tyneside Cinema. The city is a major cultural destination and counts a number of theatres, museums, art galleries and live music venues among its many attractions.
Sports facilities within easy reach of Augusta Drive include Ponteland Leisure Centre, which has a swimming pool, sports hall, gym and sports pitches. Outdoors, the Northumbrian countryside and the coastal resorts of Tynemouth, Cullercoats and Whitley Bay offer numerous walking and hiking routes.
When it comes to eating out, residents of these new homes in Dinnington have many options. The village has two traditional pubs, both of which serve a range of dishes, while Newcastle city centre boasts a Michelin star restaurant – House of Tides – as well as fine dining restaurants and casual eateries with menus to suit all tastes.
Augusta Drive is ideally placed for commuting to nearby towns. Major roads easily accessible from the development include the A1 for travel to Newcastle, Gateshead, Durham and south to London, and the A19 for Sunderland, Middlesbrough, York and Doncaster. The nearest Metro station is Callerton Parkway, three miles away, and the nearest mainline station is Cramlington, six miles away. In addition, the local area is served by a network of public buses. For domestic and international flights, Newcastle Airport is just two miles away via the A696.