Persimmon - Urpeth Grange, DH2
Urpeth Grange: a semi-rural retreat with easy city access
Urpeth Grange is our new collection of three and four bedroom homes nestled on the northern edge of Chester-le-Street near the village of Ouston. This small, exclusive development is surrounded by woodlands and offers a range of two, three and four bedroom homes, suitable if you’re looking for your first home or have a growing family.
- Choice of 3 and 4 bedroom homes
- Rural location near Chester-le-Street
- Stunning countryside on your doorstep
- Good transport links Local leisure facilities
Urpeth Grange is a former mining village, close to Ouston and Beamish. It’s conveniently situated 10 miles from Durham city centre, 8 miles from Newcastle upon Tyne and 3.5 miles from Chester-le-Street. With the bustling cities of Newcastle upon Tyne and Durham less than half an hour away by car, Urpeth Grange is a rural retreat with easy access to all the best that city life can offer.
Everything you need for day-to-day living can be found in Chester-le-Street with its Market Square just minutes from Urpeth Grange. A variety of larger shopping locations are within easy reach, including the Metrocentre in Gateshead with its vast array of shops, restaurants, 12-screen Odeon IMAX, and sports and leisure facilities. For even more shopping choice, the vibrant cosmopolitan cities of Newcastle upon Tyne and Durham, with its historic market, are a short drive away.
Chester-le-Street has a variety of local sporting facilities including a cricket club and leisure centre with two swimming pools, gym and indoor adventure play area. Beamish Open-Air Museum is located nearby, as is Riverside Park with its ornamental gardens, events arena and play area. And if you fancy a trip to the seaside, resorts like Tynemouth or South Shields await with their miles of golden sands and coastal charm.Choice of local schooling in the area
Families are well catered for as the nearby area offers good primary and nursery schools within walking distance, as well as Park View Academy and sixth form for students aged 11 to 18 years. Durham University is easily accessible within half an hours drive.
The majestic Angel of the North is a short distance from Urpeth Grange and is a reminder of character and local heritage of this popular region. This, together with its beautifully-designed homes and everything this area of County Durham has to offer, means Urpeth Grange could be your perfect place to call home.Arrange an appointment to find out more information about this exclusive new development.
Chester-le-Street has a variety of local sporting facilities including a cricket club and leisure centre with two swimming pools, gym and indoor adventure play area.
Beamish Open-Air Museum is located nearby, as is Riverside Park with its ornamental gardens, events arena and play area.
The nearby area offers good primary and nursery
schools as well as Park View academy and sixth form for students aged 11 to 18 years. Durham University is easily accessible within a half hour drive.
Chester-le-Street with its Market Square is minutes away from Urpeth Grange. A variety of larger shopping locations are within easy reach:
Chester-le-Street: 3 miles
Intu Metrocentre, Gateshead: 7 miles
Newcastle Upon Tyne city centre: 8 miles
Durham: 10 miles
Sunderland: 11 miles
Urpeth Grange is in an ideal location for commuting to Chester-le-Street, Gateshead, Newcastle, Durham and Sunderland. For travel by train, Chester-le-Street train station connects with Newcastle Central train station on the East Coast Mainline. From here you can travel to York in under an hour, Edinburgh in an hour and a half, and London in 3.5 hours.
Travel by road is convenient too with A1(M) under 3 miles away, which connects with other various major road links nearby.
There’s also a good local bus service with links to the intu Metrocentre, Newcastle and other local destinations. For travel further afield, Newcastle International Airport is just half an hours drive away.
Chester-le-Street train station: 4 miles
Newcastle Central train station: 7.5 miles
Newcastle International Airport: 14 miles
As well as a local GP surgery, local health facilities include Durham
University Hospital, Sunderland Royal Hospital and Newcastle Royal Victoria Infirmary.
From the A1 north or south, take the A167 towards Chester-le-Street. Continue through Birtley and turn right onto Station Lane, leading to Urpeth Grange.
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