Three-storey homes are very much sought after

Three-storey homes have been in demand in recent years, and provide a versatile option for buyers.

Three-storey homes have been in demand in recent years, and provide a versatile option for buyers. Homemaker looks at some new-build versions across the region.

DUNELM Castle Homes' Lakeside Gardens at Columbia in Washington offers a three-storey, Etal townhouse.

The £176,000 property has a kitchen and ground floor lounge/dining room with French windows to the garden. The first floor has two bedrooms together with the family bathroom and study. The master bedroom on the second floor has an en suite bathroom and walk-in wardrobe, tel: (0191) 417-5231.

Dipton, County Durham

BUYERS looking for three-storey homes at competitive prices should head to Bryant Homes' Derwent View in Dipton, near Consett.

The builder has a range of three-storey properties, including the four-bed Delamere at £193,000 including a garage and kitchen/diner. The first floor has a reception room, bathroom and bedroom, while the top floor has three further bedrooms, including the master with fitted wardrobes and ensuite, tel: (01207) 571519.

Great Lumley

A STYLISH, three-storey property at McCarrick Homes' Melbeck Court offers the ultimate in family living.

Located in the village of Great Lumley, the semi-detached, four-bedroom property is available for £198,000. Features include a reception area, formal lounge and fully integrated, kitchen with adjoining dining area.

On the first floor, the master bedroom offers en suite facilities, while the first floor's remaining two bedrooms are also spacious. Providing panoramic views of the local countryside, the second floor has an open living space with adjoining storage facilities, tel: (0191) 388-3271.

THOSE seeking luxury three-storey living are sure to be impressed by Grainger Homes' Old Eltringham Court development in Prudhoe.

Priced from £229,995, the three-bedroom, three-storey townhouses feature a lounge, open plan kitchen and dining room, and utility room. it has three bedrooms and three bathrooms, tel: (01661) 834693.

Castleside, near Consett

ANVIL Homes has built all 15 homes at its Hillgarth development over three storeys.

Purchasers can choose from four options at the development in Castleside, near Consett. The three-bedroom Tunstall, priced at £189,750, the Derwent, from £220,500, the four-bedroom Waskerley, priced from £229,500, and the Fontburn at £244,500, tel: 07747 676 035.

HASLAM Homes is introducing its three-storey Oakhurst to a number of its developments across the region.

The three-bedroom home has a kitchen/diner, and spacious lounge with French doors. On the first floor there are two family bedrooms and bathroom, while the second floor houses a master bedroom with an en suite.

Prices for the Oakhurst start at £139,995 with properties being built at Mandale Park, Wallsend, Ushaw Moor, Hartlepool and Blaydon, tel: (0191) 487-3800.

BETT Homes' development, The Square at Sheraton Park near Durham city centre, comprises a collection of four and five-bedroom townhouses.

These include the four-bedroom Kingsbury and Highgate, with prices from £285,000, tel: (0191) 384-8470.

Ingleby Barwick, Teesside

ONE of Barratt's top-selling townhouses is the three-bedroom, three-storey Norbury style.

Available at The Chase development in Ingleby Barwick, prices start from £190,000. Buyers can benefit from the housebuilder's Refreshing Summer Deal, which offers 100% part-exchange for move-up buyers and 5% deposit paid for first-time buyers, tel: (01642) 764016.

BOWEY Homes is offering modern three-storey properties at its Torwood Court development in Cramlington.

The four-bedroom Sycamore, priced from £184,950, is a semi-detached townhouse with garage, while its four-bedroom Acer design is priced from £192,500, tel: (01670) 716061.

Newton Aycliffe

MILLER Homes' Forster property at Cobblers Hall in Newton Aycliffe, priced from £235,000.

The four-bedroom, three-storey semi-detached home has a utility room, downstairs toilet and luxury bedroom with French doors. On the first floor, there is a living room with Juliet balcony and kitchen/dining area.

The top floor incorporates the master bedroom with en suite, two further bedrooms and bathroom, tel: (01325) 319521.

AT Strathmore Homes' Consett Park Development on the edge of the Blackhill Conservation area in Consett, buyers can choose from a range of three storey property designs.

The Kinross townhouses start at £199,000, Montrose at £205,000, and Hanover at £215,000, tel: 0845 458-0550.

Ryhope, Sunderland

THE Burghley is one of seven different three-storey homes available at Persimmon Homes' Tunstall Grange development in Ryhope, Sunderland.

It comprises five bedrooms, two with en suites, and family bathroom. The property is priced at £259,950, tel: (0191) 523-9670.

GEORGE Wimpey North's Greenside View development in Consett features the three storey Elderberry and Juniper townhouse.

The Elderberry is a spacious, four-bedroom town house set over three storeys, with prices starting at £149,995. The Juniper is a three-bedroom home spread over three levels, priced from just £149,995, tel: (01207) 588463.

BELLWAY'S Penshaw Manor development in Penshaw, County Durham, has a variety of three-storey townhouse designs.

Available from £240,000, the four-bedroom Lambton features a large kitchen, separate dining room, utility room and toilet.

On the first floor there is a spacious living room and master bedroom with en suite shower room.

Also available is the four-bedroom Admiral from £255,000 and the larger, five-bedroom detached Westwood, from £285,000, tel: (0191) 385-8640.

St Helen Auckland

AT Bryant Homes' Manor Park development in St Helen Auckland, the three-bedroom, three-storey Harvington townhouse is for sale from £134,950.

Features include a first floor, front room, kitchen downstairs and spacious lounge with double French doors to the rear garden.

The top floor bedroom has double fitted wardrobes, an en suite bathroom and a window built into the eaves.

For details, tel: (01388) 459248.


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