Chapel House is a desiable location in which to live. The area is family orientated due to the excellent schools (which are highly regarded) not to mention, right on the doorstep. The amenities in Chapel House are comprehensive with medical facilities, comunity based churches and a host of local shops in Westerhope a only few minutes drive away.
The average house price in the area is around £150,000 ranging from two bedroom flats for £110,000 up to the sought after Abbey Grange Estate for around £300,000. An average three bedroom semi is in the region of £170,000.
Jane Ashcroft Negotiator in Chapel House has raised her children here and said: “I have always found the area to be safe for children and the schools very good. The local bus links make easy access to the City Centre and Metro-centre.”
There is a good variety of properties in the area from two bedroom flats, three different sized semi-detached properties, detached properties and bungalows both semis and detached.
People tend to stay in the area and just move between properties to suit their changing needs. This means that, for example a client moving from a detached house to a bungalow will have a good range of choice. The area boasts a particularly good market for semi-bungalows ranging from £125,000-£165,000 depending on the condition. For first time buyers there are two bedroom flats and small terrace properties.
There are numerous sought after estates within the local area including Abbey Grange, Abbey Farm, St Johns and West Meadows. A two bedroom flat on the Estate will be between £500-£550pcm whilst a larger family home will be between £700- £850pcm.
There are local pubs in the area providing good food options including the Jingling Gate and a new restaurant in Westerhope, Oli & Joes. There are numerous options for supermarkets including Tesco extra, Morrisons, Asda and Aldi all locally. Chapel House has easy access to Newcastle City Centre which has numerous leisure and culture activities on offer.