Duplex for sale in "The Ely" at Whinney Hill, Durham DH1

Duplex for sale - 3 bedrooms 3 2

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Property features

  • Three double bedrooms
  • Open plan kitchen/dining room/lounge with balcony
  • Master bedroom with en suite and balcony
  • Bedroom two with balcony
  • Shared bathroom

Property description

This development offers the following schemes:

  • Help to Buy: Equity Loan - Move with just a 5% deposit using the Government-backed Help to Buy: Equity Loan scheme
  • Part Exchange - Our part exchange schemes enables you to buy the house of your dreams – worry-free!
  • Home Change - We can help sell your home in three simple steps

Schemes are available on selected plots only, subject to status, terms and conditions apply. Contact the development for latest information.

Plot Specifics

The Ely key features:

  • Three double bedrooms
  • Open plan kitchen/dining room/lounge with balcony
  • Master bedroom with en suite and balcony
  • Bedroom two with balcony
  • Shared bathroom
  • Storage cupboards

Style Description

The Ely key features:

  • Three double bedrooms
  • Open plan kitchen/dining room/lounge with balcony
  • Master bedroom with en suite and balcony
  • Bedroom two with balcony
  • Shared bathroom
  • Storage cupboards

Price is available subject to status, terms and conditions apply.


Lower level
  • Master Bedroom (4.6 x 3.29 m)
  • Bedroom 2 (5.57 x 2.58 m)
  • Bedroom 3 (3.55 x 2.57 m)
Upper level
  • Lounge (4.42 x 3.56 m)
  • Dining Room (6.28 x 3.65 m)
  • Kitchen (3.25 x 2.53 m)



We are a national house builder with a local approach to building your new home.

We will provide you with the specification appropriate to the locality of your selected new home and development and we will explain the choice of external materials used, for example your brick colour and roof tiles. You will be able to select certain elements of the fixtures and fittings encompassing the latest designs from leading manufacturers, subject to the stage of build of your chosen home. If you wish to further personalise your new home, an exciting range of options is available to purchase from our Finishing Touches scheme. Our experienced sales team is on hand to guide you through the choices available to you depending again on the stage of build.

Quality Assured

Your new home will be built in accordance with all relevant technical and building regulations, in particular the Government's Code for Sustainable Homes. In addition all stages of the construction of your new home will be inspected by our experienced construction staff. On completion of your new home we will provide you with a quality assured certificate for you to keep.

10-year NHBC (or equivalent) Warranty

A 10-year warranty is provided with every new Charles Church home. A comprehensive guide explaining the warranty will be supplied to you.

We will ensure warranties provided by the manufacturers of appliances are honoured for the first year of occupation. Our Customer Care Department is on hand to offer you the necessary guidance and assistance.

About Cathedral View

Find your perfect new home at Cathedral View

Located in the historic city of Durham, south of the River Wear, this exciting new development is just a few minutes walk from Durham Cathedral and Durham Castle. A large variety of amenities and attractions are close at hand, including excellent schooling, shopping and transport links by road, bus and rail.

  • Choice of 2 & 3 bedroom apartments & 3 & 4 bedroom homes

  • Within walking distance of Durham city centre

  • Excellent local amenities

  • Wide choice of schooling, including Durham University

  • Within walking distance of Durham railway station and bus station

With a choice of two bedroom apartments and three and four bedroom homes there is something to suit everyone, including first time buyers, families, downsizers and young professionals.

Arrange an appointment to discover your dream home today.


Durham City is host to many leisure activities and sports, including those at the Freeman's Quay Leisure Centre, just a mile from Cathedral View. Here you can enjoy the gym, exercise classes, courts, pitches and two pools. Also within walking distance of the development is the Gala Theatre which offers a variety of comedy, dance, music and theatre productions as well as a two-screen cinema.

The local area enjoys green spaces, parks and scenic countryside, great for spending outdoor time with the family and the dog. Wharton Park makes a fun day out, with a new Heritage Centre, cafe, play areas and miniature car track, and Crook Hall is a Grade I listed Medieval hall with stunning gardens, a maze and activities for children; both are within easy reach of the development. You can also walk along the River Wear, amble through Aykley Wood Nature Reserve, picnic in Broompark or visit the Durham Heritage Coast, approximately half an hour's drive away.


Durham City has a choice of schooling for all ages, including the nearby St Oswald's C of E Aided Primary and Nursery School and Durham Johnson Comprehensive, both within 3 miles of the development and rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted. There are several colleges offering further education, as well as Durham University.


Durham city has a variety of shops that would suit your daily needs, including Tesco and Sainsbury's supermarkets, Iceland Foods and a local newsagent. The Prince Bishops Shopping Centre and The Riverwalk offer a wide choice of high street stores, including Next, New Look and Marks & Spencer, and a variety of restaurants and cafes.


Durham is the perfect location for commuters, with the railway station and bus station within walking distance. It takes only 12 minutes to reach Newcastle and 45 minutes to reach York City by train. The city also has excellent road links to the A1(M) and A19.


Durham has a large university hospital as well as local doctors, dentists and health services, several within walking distance of the new development.

Opening Hours

Monday 11am - 6pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 11am - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 6pm


Leave the A1(M) north/south at junction 62 and follow the A690 towards Durham City. Turn left onto New Elvet and then turn left onto Old Elvet. Old Elvet turns slightly right and becomes Whinney Hill. The destination will be on the left.


Images depict typical Charles Church house type. All room dimensions are subject to +/- 50mm tolerance. This information is for guidance only and does not form any part of any contract or constitute a warranty. All information correct at time of publication and is subject to change. Please check specification by contacting the development directly.

Property info

Nearby transport

  • Durham (0.8 miles)
  • Chester-le-Street (5.8 miles)
  • Bishop Auckland (9.1 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (18.9 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (19.1 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (62.8 miles)
  • Newcastle International Ferry Terminal (16.0 miles)
  • South Shields Ferry Terminal (16.4 miles)
  • North Shields Ferry Terminal (16.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Oswald's Church of England Aided Primary and Nursery School (0.2 miles)
  • The Independent Grammar School, Durham (0.5 miles)
  • Laurel Avenue Community Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Durham Sixth Form Centre (0.7 miles)
  • St Leonard's Catholic School (1.2 miles)
  • Durham Johnston Comprehensive School (1.3 miles)
  • The Chorister School (0.4 miles)
  • Durham School (0.6 miles)
  • Durham High School for Girls (1.3 miles)
Note: Distance is shown as a straight line measurement

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