Enjoy town life alongside the river at St James Court
St James Court, in Gateshead, comprises a wide range of stylish one and two-bedroom flats, designed exclusively for those aged over 55 years. Whether you wish to release equity through our Part Exchange Scheme or reduce the costs of home maintenance, be assured St James Court is a lovely place to live.
Gateshead is a thriving place to live with plenty of local facilities and amenities, including the Metrocentre, to keep you busy. There's very easy access to Newcastle-upon-Tyne city centre too, for all that a big city has to offer. You can be in Eldon Square at the heart of Newcastle by train in around 17 minutes. There you'll find great shops, plenty of restaurants, and a buzzing atmosphere. For a change of scenery and some sea air, you've got the fabulous beach at South Shields – a great place for a day out whatever the time of year.
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3 available | 1 bedroom apartment
4 available | 2 bedroom apartment
Well situated on the outskirts of Gateshead, St James Court is ideally placed for easy access to the cultural delights of the regional capital Newcastle-upon-Tyne. The Sage Music Centre at Gateshead, the many cafes and restaurants of the Quayside and the fantastic shopping and leisure facilities of the Gateshead Metrocentre are great local amenities. With a very good road network serving the North East region, and the Metro Rail system, you will have easy access to the whole of the North East and beyond.
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Our Community Champions programme was established in 2015 and has already donated more than £3 million to over 3,500 good causes across Great Britain. Every month whilst the programme is running, our 32 regional businesses together give away 64 donations of up to £1,000 each. It's easy to apply for your local good cause.
Persimmon Homes is delighted to be joining forces with Team GB: the Great Britain and Northern Ireland Olympic Team run by the British Olympic Association, to give away an amazing £1 million to support children across England, Wales and Scotland.
Our hugely successful Community Champions programme has already donated more than £1 million to good causes in England, Wales and Scotland. Every month we give away 60 donations of up to £1,000 each to local groups and charities.