With fantastic links to the vibrant city centre of Newcastle upon Tyne and the surrounding areas via the A1, Greenside is a great location for families and professionals alike. With a vast network of cycle paths in and around the area, it is perfect for recreational activities such as cycling and running. The nature reserve just to the north holds an abundance of animal and bird life.
Melbury and Warkworth Woods
The early phases of the housing development, known as Melbury and Warkworth Woods are complete. These properties are on the East side of the A1.
Greenside is one of the developments on the West side of the A1. It is located north of Kingston Park. When complete there will be 320 homes. These properties are contemporary style.
East Moor Village
East Moor Village is located next to Brunton First School. There are 82 homes. A plan of East Moor
The first phase of affordable housing is now complete in the town centre. This includes an extra care facility with 40 two bedroom self contained flats. Also, two buildings containing 42 two bed flats with ground floor mixed use rental units. Bernicia Housing group is responsible for letting and managing this scheme.
The Town Centre
The Consortium and Newcastle City Council have worked together to produce a design for a vibrant and exciting town centre which sits a the heart of the development. The multiple use town centre is centred around a new supermarket with North to South pedestrian boulevard, market square and links to the surrounding housing and strategic open space. In the town centre it is planned that high street style shops, cafes and restaurants will provide for the needs of the new community. The area will be pedestrian friendly, with adequate community parking and public transport links.
Work has started on a further 280 houses West of the town centre. Within this development the Bernicia Group is offering some new homes through the Government’s ‘Newbuild Homebuy’ scheme.