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.
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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.
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 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.
Durham city is host 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.