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Urpeth Grange by Persimmon Homes Durham

Bradley Close, Ouston, DH2

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Urpeth Grange

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.
  1. Choice of 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  2. Rural location near Chester-le-Street
  3. Stunning countryside on your doorstep
  4. Good transport links



Bradley Close, Ouston, DH2

Opening hours

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

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

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.

Local Shopping

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


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.


As well as a local GP surgery, local health facilities include Durham
University Hospital, Sunderland Royal Hospital and Newcastle Royal Victoria Infirmary.

Transport Links

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

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Chester-le-Street (2.6 miles)
National Train Station logo Dunston (4.5 miles)
Tram Station logo Felling (4.9 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Driving directions

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.




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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