The Pastures, Lanchester, Durham


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Located on the edge of Lanchester village which is situated in the northern part of County Durham, the village has a quaint centre with a range of shops, pub and restaurant facilities,public transport link and schooling at both primary and secondary levels. From Lanchester you can commute easily to the cities of Newcastle and Durham. The historic city of Durham is dominated by its beautiful cathedral and University which sits above the River Wear. Durham has a thriving centre and a train station connecting to Newcastle and Edinburgh to the north and York and London to the south. Newcastle and Teeside Airports connect to European and worldwide destinations.

The surrounding areas include Northumberland with its National Park and stunning coastline as well as the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty which is a UNESCO Geo park.


The Pastures comprises of an attractive rectangular shaped site situated on the fringe of the much sought after village of Lanchester and benefits from outstanding views of the countryside.

The charming village of Lanchester, set in the delightful River Browney Valley, is steeped in history and features a beautiful village green edged with attractive stone cottages and houses. The quaint front street also provides a variety of shops, public transport links and essential amenities together with local pubs and restaurants to visit at your leisure. Living in a idyllic rural location also means you can spend your free time exploring the stunning countryside, where there is a chance to walk along the Lanchester Valley railway path which journeys through woodland and countryside for a spectacular twelve miles. Alternatively , if you would prefer to venture into the historical cathedral city of Durham or vibrant centre of Newcastle, the convenient transport links via the A691 means the buzz and attractions of the city are easily accessible form your new home.



The site has the benefit of outline planning for the development of 14 detached executive houses. The developer is to service the site to allow individual buyers the opportunity to purchase a fully serviced plot on a design and build basis to their own specification and design. The site will benefit from all main services including Gas,Electric, water and drainage system. Part of the access road will be adopted by the Local Authority, while the remainder will be private.


Plot Prices are from £199,000


We have in house specialist financial services for any advice relating to self-build funding.

We have access to specialist sell build partners within our network of lenders. Our professional brokers are here to help every step of the way.


Viewing is available by drive-by with holding of these details constituting permission to view. Alternatively , we can meet on site by prior arrangement.

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