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Thornley Woods by Charles Church

Rowlands Gill, NE21

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Enjoy living in a peaceful rural retreat with superb city links

Enjoy living in a peaceful rural retreat with superb city links

Set in a beautiful rural location, Thornley Woods is an exciting new development close to the western reaches of Gateshead. With a range of stunning three, four and five bedroom Charles Church homes, there's sure to be something that suits you perfectly.

  • Choice of 3, 4 and 5 bedroom houses
  • Rural location with stunning surrounding countryside
  • Close to Gateshead and Newcastle city centre
  • Good selection of schools in the local area
  • Great shopping nearby

Thornley Woods' location is ideal if you're looking to live in a peaceful rural area but want to enjoy easy access to all the amenities of Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead. It's also perfect if you need to commute, as road and rail links will take you to Newcastle's business heart in under half an hour.

The nearest village to the development is Winlaton, situated within the area of Blaydon on Tyne. Here you'll have everything you need for day-to-day living, including a range of local shops, opticians, dentists and doctors, as well as three local primary schools and St Thomas More Catholic Academy. A short distance away, the intu Metrocentre (the largest shopping and leisure centre in Europe), has a vast array of shops and leisure activities for all ages to enjoy throughout the year.

The countryside is on your doorstep...

Living in this beautiful rural location means you'll be able to enjoy the abundance of countryside walks on your doorstep. Nearby, the stunning 18th-century Gibside estate is a haven for people and nature. There are miles of tranquil walks, an adventure play area and a woodland play trail – perfect for a family day out. You can also recharge your batteries and grab a bite to eat at Gibside's cafĂ©, which every Friday and Saturday turns into a pub and beer garden, or grab a bargain at its twice-monthly market.

Thornley Woods is perfectly placed for easy access to the cultural delights of Gateshead and Newcastle city centre, including fantastic museums, galleries and the Sage music venue. You'll also be able to make the most of some the North East's finest eateries at the Quayside and be treated to regular music, art, food and culture festivals throughout the year.

With its relaxing rural location, beautifully-designed new homes, good local amenities and convenient transport links nearby, Thornley Woods could be a perfect spot to call home.

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  1. Choice of 3, 4 and 5 bedroom houses
  2. Rural location with stunning surrounding countryside
  3. Close to Gateshead and Newcastle city centre
  4. Great shopping nearby



Rowlands Gill, NE21

Opening hours

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

Local Information

Transport Links

The A1 is just minutes from Thornley Woods which in turn links with the A1(M), making Northumberland in the north and Sunderland and Durham in the south within easy reach. Regular public transport services are available, plus local and national rail networks at nearby Central Station. Blaydon train station is the nearest local network to the development, just over 2 miles away.

For travel further afield, Newcastle International Airport is 9.3 miles away and boasts a wide selection of national and international destinations.

Approximate travel distance by car to:

Blaydon train station: 2.3 miles

intu Metrocentre: 4.1 miles

Newcastle Central train station: 6.3 miles

Newcastle upon Tyne city centre: 6.8 miles

Gateshead town centre: 7.1 miles

Newcastle International Airport: 9.3 miles

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Blaydon (2.1 miles)
National Train Station logo MetroCentre (3.4 miles)
National Train Station logo Wylam (3.6 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 Charles Church 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.

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