Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Now's the Time for a Seriously Good Deal

Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Now's the Time for a Seriously Good Deal

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With several develop-ments opening across the region and many more selling off their final properties, now is a great time to buy a family home. Homemaker looks at homes across the region:


BUILDER Charles Church is holding an open-house this weekend at its Chains development in Corbridge, Northumberland, when prospective purchasers will be able to look around the new homes and get a feel for the attention to detail and levels of finish.

The three-storey Chester IV showhome demonstrates the family homes on offer. The Chains has one, two, three, four and five bedroom homes in the market town and the open weekend includes Charles Church's Assisted Move package on selected plots.

Prices at The Chains range from pounds 169,995 to pounds 419,995. For details, tel: (01434) 634582 or go to

Bishop Auckland

ONLY two properties remain at Persimmon Homes's Bracks Farm development, just minutes from Bishop Auckland.

The five-bedroom detached Harewoods, from pounds 204,950, have a sizeable lounge, separate dining room with patio doors, family kitchen, utility room, cloakroom and integral garage.

Set on three storeys, the first floor has four good-sized bedrooms, including a master bedroom with en suite, plus a family bathroom. The second floor is set out around a large, versatile room that is open to a range of uses, complete with storage and en suite, tel: (01388) 459126.

Wolsingham, Weardale

JUST one family home is left at Dere Street's The Leazes development at Wolsingham, Weardale. The detached three-storey Garden House is a stone-built, five bedroom home at pounds 530,000, tel: (0191) 373-6535.


THREE new showhomes have been opened at Yuill Homes's new development, Dales View, just off Delves Lane in Consett.

They include the three-bedroom detached Hylton, at pounds 169,000, the four-bedroom Portland at pounds 240,000 and the four- bedroom double-fronted Marlborough at pounds 279,000, tel: (01207) 588082. …

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