Find your ideal lifestyle with a new home in Coatham Vale
Set on the northern outskirts of the historic market town of Darlington is Coatham Vale, our new development of stunning two, three and four-bedroom homes. In an open area backing onto fields, Coatham Vale enjoys excellent access not only to Darlington but also Middlesbrough, Stockton-on-Tees and Durham, making it a great choice for commuters. With proximity to three national parks, lovely green spaces nearby, a great choice of schools, and an active community in Darlington, this could be what you’ve been looking for.
Just three miles from the development, Darlington is the perfect blend of old and new, with many independent shops complementing well-known high street retailers. The town has an excellent reputation for its weekly markets, and each year there’s a packed calendar of events including Proms in the Park, the Food and Drink Festival and the Christmas markets. You’ll find a wide range of local eateries ranging from fine dining to fast food, and night owls will enjoy the array of bars and pubs. As for leisure and entertainment, Darlington is home to a theatre, cinema, museums and leisure centre.
One of four local nature reserves is Drinkfield Marsh, a charming 20-acre park and lake just a 20-minute walk from the development. In Darlington you’ll also find several public parks including historic South Park, a beautiful area hosting gardens, a café, an aviary, and events throughout the year. Hardwick Country Park, 10 miles away, is a great choice for a leisurely stroll, or for a more challenging walk you could travel to the North Pennines AONB, Yorkshire Dales National Park or North York Moors National Park, all less than an hour from Coatham Vale.
Coatham Vale is perfectly situated for families, with several easily accessible primary and secondary schools. For those with slightly older children, there are several Sixth Forms and colleges in and around Darlington, and the nearby town of Middlesbrough hosts the popular University of Teesside for anyone looking to take their education to the next level. The development will also include open spaces and a play park, making this an even more family-friendly location.
As well as being within easy reach of Darlington, Coatham Vale is just two miles from the A1, providing speedy commuter links to cities including Durham and Newcastle. The A66, which leads to Stockton-on-Tees and Middlesbrough, is also just a few minutes away. There’s a good local bus network, and from Darlington train station there are excellent rail links to local towns, with high-speed links to larger cities including London, Edinburgh and York. For travel further afield, Teesside International Airport is just seven miles away.
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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.