Reeds Rains estate agents Whickham is located in the centre of the village just off the A1 about a couple of miles south side of the River Tyne from Newcastle and Gateshead. Public transport is provided by a regular bus service and there are train links via the Metro to Newcastle central train station and International airport. The branch is located on the main Front Street in front of Whickham Park and is a stone’s throw away from the local medical centre. There are fee paying public car parks behind the main shopping centre at St. Marys Green and behind The Gibside Hotel.
Areas covered by the Whickham branch include, Burnopfield, Dunston, Sunniside, Blaydon and Gateshead.
Whickham is a sought after location which retains a village feel with a past history of mining and farming being purportedly the largest producer of coal in Europe in the fourteenth century. The oldest building is the parish church of St Mary the Virgin, parts of which date back to Norman times.