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Castle Green by Persimmon Homes Durham

Front Street, Fleming Field, DH6

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Make yourself at home at Castle Green

Make yourself at home at Castle Green

Castle Green is our new development in Shotton, situated on the outskirts of Peterlee and just 20 minutes away from the historic city of Durham with it's magnificent Cathedral and Castle.

  • Choice of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes

  • Good variety of shopping nearby

  • Good choice of schools, colleges and universities

  • Close to scenic coastline and North Pennines landscapes

Consisting of a range of 2 & 3 bedroom terraced, 3 bedroom semi-detached and 3 & 4 bedroom detached homes, Castle Green provides a variety of homes to a wide range of buyers.

Perfect for commuters, Castle Green gives direct access to Durham, with nearby access to Newcastle and Gateshead. This means you are never far away from city life, with a host of shops and cafes available at your fingertips.

With a range of local schools nearby, plus Shotton's own primary school, Castle Green would make a perfect home for families of all sizes. This, together with its great local amenities, close proximity to beautiful countryside and superbly designed new homes, makes Castle Green a great place to call home.

Arrange an appointment now for further details on this sought after collection of homes.

  1. Choice of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  2. Good variety of shopping nearby
  3. Good choice of schools, colleges and universities
  4. Close to scenic coastline and North Pennines landscapes



Front Street, Fleming Field, DH6

Opening hours

Monday 11am - 6pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 11am - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 6pm,

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

Your heath and fitness needs will be met at nearby Peterlee Leisure Centre, with their wide range of facilities and classes. Facilities include a gym with cardio/resistance equipment and a free weights room; a 25m swimming pool with a choice of lessons and fun sessions; a varied programme of exercise classes and a very large sports hall with space for various activities. Other local sports facilities include the Castle Eden Cricket Club and the Castle Eden Golf Club.

There are various nearby areas where the great outdoors can be enjoyed, including the Durham Heritage Coast at Seaham, a dramatic landscape of rugged cliffs and beaches with spectacular views and walks along the coastal path. A 45-minute drive to the east of Castle Green is the 'North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty', with stunning scenery, wildlife and walking routes.

Nearby Durham Castle is a local historic attraction, open to the public through guided tours and also home to over 100 university students. Other landmarks include Durham Cathedral with exhibits for visitors of all ages.

Local Shopping

Nearby Peterlee offers a wide range of shopping choices, from a large Asda superstore to Farmfoods and Aldi supermarkets. Castle Dene shopping Centre has a choice of high street stores, banks and eateries. For further choice and bargain buys is Dalton Park, the biggest outlet shopping centre in the North East, just over 5 miles from Castle Green.


Castle Green is lucky to have several primary schools in the surrounding area, including Shotton Primary, Shotton Hill Primary, Thornley Primary and Wheatley Hill Primary, all of which are rated 'Good' by Ofsted. Older children can benefit from The Academy at Shotton Hall, an Ofsted 'Outstanding' senior school from 11-16 year olds in nearby Peterlee. Further education is available at East Durham College and Durham University.

Transport Links

Perfect for commuters, Castle Green gives direct access to Durham, which can be reached by car in 20-minutes and by bus in just over half an hour. The A19 provides easy road links to Newcastle Upon Tyne, Sunderland and Hartlepool while the A1(M) allows a fast and easy route to Leeds. From Durham railway station there are regular hourly/daily service to various major cities, including Newcastle, Edinburgh, Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool and London.

Nearest station:

National Train Station logo Seaham (5.4 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode




We are a national house builder with a local approach to building your new home.

We will provide you with the specification appropriate to the locality of your selected new home and development and we will explain the choice of external materials used, for example your brick colour and roof tiles. You will be able to select certain elements of the fixtures and fittings encompassing the latest designs from leading manufacturers, subject to the stage of build of your chosen home. If you wish to further personalise your new home, an exciting range of options is available to purchase from our Finishing Touches scheme. Our experienced sales team is on hand to guide you through the choices available to you depending again on the stage of build.

Quality Assured

Your new home will be built in accordance with all relevant technical and building regulations, in particular the Government's Code for Sustainable Homes. In addition all stages of the construction of your new home will be inspected by our experienced construction staff. On completion of your new home we will provide you with a quality assured certificate for you to keep.

10-year NHBC (or equivalent) Warranty

A 10-year warranty is provided with every new Persimmon Homes home. A comprehensive guide explaining the warranty will be supplied to you.

We will ensure warranties provided by the manufacturers of appliances are honoured for the first year of occupation. Our Customer Care Department is on hand to offer you the necessary guidance and assistance.

About Developer

Building around 14,500 beautifully-designed new homes a year in more than 400 prime locations nationwide, Persimmon is proud to be the one of the UK's most successful house builders, committed to the highest standards of design, construction and service.

Founded in 1972 by Life President Duncan Davidson, and with our headquarters in historic York, the Group is made up of a network of 28 regional operating businesses, giving us nationwide coverage. We're building places to call home right the way from Scotland through to the South West of England.

Attention to detail
From design and planning, right through to adding the final Finishing Touches to your stylish new home, we keep your needs in mind, ensuring we create homes to suit all lifestyles. From the moment you reserve your new Persimmon home, we do our very best to make the experience enjoyable and informative every step of the way, not just while you're buying, but after you've moved in too. Read more about our comprehensive pre-move and after-sales pledge to our customers.

The choice is yours
From studio apartments to executive family homes, Persimmon has a reputation built on quality. With Persimmon you have the luxury of the widest choice of new homes in the greatest number of desirable locations throughout the UK. Each home we build is constructed with care by a dedicated team, be that the technicians behind the scenes in the office, the skilled craftsmen on site, or our professional sales people all of whom work together to deliver the highest standards of design, construction, and service.

Built with you in mind
However you live your life, there's a Persimmon home to suit you, from stylish apartments to detached family homes and everything in between. Affordable but no less desirable, Persimmon is also committed to creating homes to be proud of for first-time buyers. We're here to help you get the home you really want and have a wide range of promotions and offers to help you on your way such as Help to Buy, Part Exchange and Home Change.

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