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Durham Sands

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Durham Sands,
The Sands, Durham, County Durham, DH1 1JX
54°46′53″N 1°34′7″W

Help to Buy: Equity Loan calculator

Use our calculator guide to find out how Help to Buy: Equity Loan could help you buy a new home with just a 5% deposit.

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  • The Government could lend you up to 20 of the value of your property through an equity loan, which will be interest free for the first 5 years and can be repaid at any time or on the sale of your home. The Government could lend you up to 20 of the value of your property through an equity loan, which will be interest free for the term of the loan and can be repaid at any time or on the sale of your home.

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    The Government could lend you up to 20 of the home value.

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  • You will only need to secure up to a 75 mortgage – qualifying for some of the best rates available.

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  • £9,500Your deposit (5%)
  • £37,000Help to Buy: Equity Loan (20%)
  • £139,000Your mortgage (75%)
Your budget with
Help to Buy: Equity Loan
£184,950

Description

New apartments and town houses for sale in Durham

Durham Sands is our stunning new collection of homes in the historic city of Durham. The riverside development is perfectly-positioned just a few minutes’ walk from the city centre. There's a large variety of amenities and attractions close-by including excellent schooling, shopping and transport links via road, bus and rail.

  • Choice of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments and 3-bedroom town houses
  • Within walking distance of Durham city centre
  • Excellent local amenities
  • Wide choice of schooling, including Durham University
  • Just a short walk to Durham railway station and bus station
  • Ultra-fast, full fibre-optic FibreNest broadband at this development

Arrange an appointment today to discover your dream home.

Durham has a variety of shops to suit your daily needs, including large supermarkets and the Prince Bishops & Riverwalk shopping centres offering a wide choice of high street stores as well as an array of restaurants and cafes.

Durham city is host to many leisure activities and sports, including those at the Freeman’s Quay Leisure Centre, where you can enjoy the gym, exercise classes, a variety of courts, pitches and two pools. Also within walking distance of the development is the Gala Theatre which offers a variety of comedy, dance, music and theatre productions as well as a two-screen cinema.

Lots to do out and about

The local area enjoys green spaces, parks and scenic countryside; great for spending outdoor time with friends or family. Wharton Park makes a fun day out, with a new Heritage Centre, cafe, play areas and miniature car track, and Crook Hall is a Grade I listed Medieval hall with stunning gardens, a maze and activities for children; both are within easy reach of the development. You can also walk along the River Wear, amble through Aykley Wood Nature Reserve, picnic in Broompark or visit the Durham Heritage Coast, approximately half an hour’s drive away.

Durham has a choice of schooling for all ages, including the nearby St Oswald’s C of E aided Primary and Nursery School and Durham Johnson Comprehensive, both within 3 miles of the development and rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. There are several colleges offering further education, as well as Durham University.

With its excellent choice of modern apartments, fantastic transport links and host of local amenities, Durham Sands could be the perfect place for you to call home.

starting from £184,950
Current range:
2 and 3 bedroom homes
Sold out: 1 bedroom apartments
Call our on-site sales executive on:  01913 385 126

The sales office will be open during these hours. Please arrange an appointment before you travel.

  • Mon 11am to 6pm
  • Today Closed
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu 11am to 6pm
  • Fri 11am to 6pm
  • Sat 11am to 6pm
  • Sun 11am to 6pm

Open for appointments

Our sales offices and show homes are now open on a strict appointment-only basis.

There are guidelines in place to protect you and our sales teams. Please continue to get in touch via email or give us a call, and we’ll do our best to answer any questions you may have.

Thank you for your continued understanding, and we look forward to seeing you safely soon.

Schemes available:

Schemes and offers mentioned are available on selected plots, subject to status, specific terms and conditions will apply. Contact the development for more information.
Get moving with just a £99 reservation fee!

We're currently offering purchasers the opportunity to secure their new home with just a £99 reservation fee. This offer won't last forever - please contact your sales advisor for more information. Terms and conditions apply.

Helping you build a happy home

Don’t miss out on our fantastic offer. Visit www.charleschurch.com/terms-conditions and go to point 10 for further information.

Want to add some Select Options?

One of the best things about buying a new home is that you can choose to personalise it to make it yours from the day you move in.

Once your plot is reserved, you can start adding your own style and personality to every room with our range of styling options, upgrades and additional fixtures. This is your chance to visualise your perfect living space and create your very own dream home from day one.

Your choices will be added to your home at various stages of the build process, meaning the earlier you reserve your plot, the greater the selection available to you.

What would you choose from our Select Options brochure?

Durham Sands Site Plan

Minimum Bedrooms

Maximum Price

£k

Property Type

Status

Apartment

Phase 1

Apartment house type image
12

2 bedroom apartment

£184,950
£189,950
£194,950
£199,950
£209,950
£214,950
Plot 9
Reserved
Plot 10
Reserved
Plot 16
Reserved
Plot 17
Reserved
Plot 1
Sold
Plot 8
Sold
Plot 7
Sold
Plot 15
Sold
Plot 14
Sold

Apartment

Phase 1

Apartment  house type image
12

2 bedroom apartment

£184,950
£189,950
£189,950
£189,950
£194,950
£194,950
£199,950
£199,950
£204,950
£214,950
£219,950
£229,950
£249,950

Apartment

Phase 1

Apartment  house type image
12

1 bedroom apartment

Plot 6
Reserved
Plot 12
Reserved
Plot 19
Reserved

Apartment

Phase 1

Apartment   house type image
12

2 bedroom apartment

Plot 34
Reserved
Plot 33
Sold
Plot 35
Sold

Apartment

Phase 1

Apartment     house type image
12

2 bedroom apartment

Plot 36
Reserved

The Canterbury

Phase 1

The Canterbury house type image
10

3 bedroom 3 storey house

£389,950
£389,950
Plot 
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Durham Sands Location map

  • Shopping

  • Leisure

  • Education

  • Transport

  • Health

Legend

  • This development marker – This development
  • Other nearby developments marker – Other nearby developments
  • Coming soon marker – Coming soon
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New to the area?

If you would like to know more about Durham, please call  01913 385 126 and we will be happy to tell you more.

Transport

Durham is the perfect location for commuters, with the railway station and bus station within walking distance. It takes only 12 minutes to reach Newcastle and 45 minutes to reach York City by train. The city also has excellent road links to the A1(M) and A19.

Health

Durham has a large university hospital as well as local doctors, dentists and health services, several within walking distance of the new development.