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Home of the Day – ‘The Elder’, Gentoo Homes

Posted 10 June 2020 by Keith Osborne

Our favourite new home for sale is ‘The Elder’ at Bramblewood in Hetton-le-Hole, Tyne and Wear, from Gentoo Homes...

The WhatHouse? team reports on our current favourite new build home for sale – today, it’s ‘The Elder’, a three-bedroom house type the Gentoo Homes development of Bramblewood, situated in the village of Hetton-le-Hole in Tyne and Wear.

A number of plots of ‘The Elder’ have already been sold but there are two more currently on the market at £182,950 each (which, if you take into account the 20% Help to Buy loan, could be considered £146,360 as a combination of your 5% deposit and 75% mortgage). The show home here is also an example of ‘The Elder’. This is a semi-detached house type with some attractive brickwork in its exterior. Inside, there’s a storage cupboard by the door, a WC under the stairs, a lounge and at the rear, the open-plan kitchen/dining room with double doors to the garden. Upstairs, the master bedroom at the front of the house has an en suite, there’s a double and a single bedroom (which could also make a great home office or nursery), more handy storage and the family bathroom.

The Elder floorplanThere’s currently an offer on ‘The Elder’ on Plot 84, with the price including a fridge/freezer, washing machine and flooring package (subject to terms and conditions). All homes are available with a range of upgrades to add a personal touch.

Bramblewood is a collection of 130 two-, three- and four-bedroom homes almost equidistant from Sunderland and the cathedral city of Durham (15-20 minutes by road). The village of Hetton-le-Hole has some shops and plenty of leisure/sport options of its own, with plenty more at neighbouring Houghton-le-Spring, just a couple of miles away. Currently available are a number of two- and three-bedroom houses, priced from £128,950. The show home is open for viewing by appointment.

‘The Elder’ is also for sale at Highfields Manor in Washington, priced from £200,950, and at Meadow View in Houghton-le-Spring, priced from £182,950.

Take a look around ‘The Elder’:

Find out more about Bramblewood from Gentoo Homes.


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