Berry Edge

Genesis Way, Consett, DURHAM, DH8 5XP
  • 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes
  • £129,995 To £229,995
  • Help to Buy scheme available

    Help to Buy properties are new builds in England with a value of £600,000 or less. They must be bought as a main home and be fully owned by you.

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Our friendly team are here to help you find your ideal home.

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Introducing Berry Edge

Berry Edge is an exciting development in Consett, County Durham. It sits high on the edge of the Pennines, and is just 15 miles from the vibrant city of Newcastle upon Tyne and 13 miles from historic Durham. This beautiful development features the latest designs of two, three and four bedroom homes from the Barratt County range.

Thursday to Sunday 10am - 5.30pm and (Monday 12.30pm - 5.30pm)

More convenient living
  • New homes now released
  • Established community
  • Desirable location
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A fantastic location
  • Range of shops nearby
  • Leisure facilities on your doorstep
  • Easy access to cities & business hubs
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Help to Buy calculator

YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE. This calculator is provided for guidance only; Barratt Homes does not offer mortgage advice. Subject to full affordability checks, you may qualify for a higher equity loan amount from the government. You should take advice from a suitably qualified adviser before agreeing to a mortgage.

Quality you can trust

When you buy a Barratt home you can be confident you're dealing with one of the nation's most trusted home builders.

5 star builder rating

5 star builder rating

We're the only national home builder to win this prestigious award every year since 2009. Awarded to Barratt Developments Plc Group brands


10 Year Warranty

10 Year Warranty

Peace of mind. All our homes come with a reassuring 10 year NHBC Buildmark Warranty.


Featured new home

The Aylesbury (Plot 131)  is a beautiful 3 bed home with an open-plan living/dining room and a modern kitchen. The first floor has 3 well-proportioned bedrooms and a family bathroom. 

 

This home is £129,995 and you only need a £6,500 deposit to buy with Help to Buy.

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Show homes

Why not come and visit us at Berry Edge to see the high quality finish of a Barratt home for yourself? Below are the show homes we have open for viewings.

If you really like what you see, our show homes are often available to buy. Call our friendly Sales Advisers on 08448 115 599 to find out more.

Tavistock

Tavistock

  • 4 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Padstow+external

Padstow

  • 3 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Woodbridge

  • 4 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Aylesbury

Aylesbury

  • 3 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Ashford

  • 2 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Efficient, modern design

At Berry Edge we’re building beautiful new homes from our latest County range. These innovative designs raise the bar of what buyers can expect from a Barratt home.

  • Light and spacious free-flowing interiors, perfect for modern family living.
  • Stylish kitchens that give you the space to perfect your culinary skills.
  • Dining and family areas, perfect for entertaining and relaxing in.

 

The build so far

Berry Edge is now an established community which started in 2011. A new phase of homes has just been released with many available to move into straight away. In total there will be 284 homes and the build is currently due to be completed in 2017.

Visit today to view the four Show Homes.

Meet the team

Linda Hardy

Visit Berry Edge and meet our expert Sales Adviser, Linda Hardy. Linda can help inform you to make the right decision on your new home with her wealth of experience and friendly personality.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

A fantastic location

Consett is a market town high on the top of the Derwent Valley. Surrounded by rolling hills, the town has all of the amenities that you could want including schools, leisure facilities, shops, bars & restaurants. With attractions such as Beamish Museum and Durham Cathedral within a short commute, Consett is an ideal location for families and those with an interest in cultural activities.

Berry Edge is in a convenient location for access to Durham and Newcastle, which are both around 15 miles from the development.

 
Location
Distance/time
Road
A68 and A694 Only minutes from development
Bus
To Durham Every 30 minutes
Rail
Durham 15 miles away
Air
Newcastle 30 miles away



 

 

 

 

 

School Name Information

No. of pupils

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English

Percentage achieving English Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Maths

Percentage achieving Maths Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Science

Percentage achieving Science Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Agg

Aggregate score of English, Maths & Science results.

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KS2VA

Pupil progress against national average (100). 100+ is above national average; under 100 is below national average.

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Local Average N/A 77.1% 78.9% 83.8% 239.8 99.5
Derwentside College

Pupils: 669

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Consett Infant School & Nursery Unit

Pupils: 125

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
St Patrick's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Consett

Pupils: 395

81.00% 82.00% 88.00% 251 99.5
Consett Junior School

Pupils: 189

88.00% 88.00% 90.00% 266 100.1
The Grove Primary School

Pupils: 187

76.00% 78.00% 88.00% 242 100
Consett Community Sports College

Pupils: 696

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Delves Lane Junior School

Pupils: 148

63.50% 67.50% 69.00% 200 98.5
Delves Lane Infant School

Pupils: 100

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Villa Real School

Pupils: 73

N/A% N/A% N/A% N/A N/A
St Pius X Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

Pupils: 76

N/A% N/A% N/A% N/A N/A

Evenings and weekends

Food and drink

Relax and unwind at the nearby pubs and restaurants. The Cricketers pub is a great live music and sports venue, while Maddison's Coffee Bar and Bistro serves a fantastic range of daytime snacks and an evening tapas menu.

Keeping fit

Bell Vue Leisure and Swimming Centre is only one mile from the development and offers a large choice of activities for children and adults alike. Consett AFC is also nearby for fans of local football.

Entertainment

The 100-year old Empire Theatre and Cinema hosts a full schedule of great live shows and cinema. Located on Front Street in the heart of the town centre, the theatre is within easy reach of Berry Edge.

Live the life

Consett offers an ideal location for professionals, young couples and families.

  • With fantastic transport links to the major business hubs and within a short distance of both Newcastle and Durham city centres, the semi-rural setting means you can easily enjoy the best of all worlds.
  • Within Consett itself, you will find a range of shops, eateries, pubs and the historical Empire Theatre. 
  • Also on offer are plenty of activities for kids, including Beamish, Derwent Reservoir and play parks. 
  • For retail therapy, the Metro Centre, Newcastle's Eldon Square and Durham's Arnison Centre are all within an easy commute.

Investing in a Barratt home

Financial Advice

Our team can introduce you to new build mortgage advisers who will offer expert advice specific to your needs. They’ll help find the best buy-to-let investment mortgages, as well as offering guidance on tax and portfolio planning. Most can also meet you at a time and place that’s convenient for you.

Letting Agents

The right agent can make investing much easier. We have strong relationships with reliable local letting agents who will help you achieve the best rental rates for your property. We can also help negotiate management fees and commission rates so you get the best deal.

Legal Advice

If you need it, we can provide you with a list of fully independent solicitors. Offering fast, effective service at competitive rates, the firms we recommend have handled thousands of transactions for Barratt and are familiar with the entire process – meaning less hassle for you.

Quality

Our homes appeal to potential tenants, not just because they look great, but also because we design them to be energy efficient and low maintenance to live in. Our homes have won some of the industry’s most coveted awards for design and quality, and we’re the only major national housebuilder to be awarded a Five Star Housebuilder Award by the Homebuilders Federation, every year since 2009.

Great locations

Decades of UK building experience means we really understand the market – creating homes people desire, in places they want to live. Our properties offer great local amenities and facilities, and are close to major transport links. People like living in Barratt homes – which makes them great investments.

We could help you buy

Please contact a sales adviser to find out which specific offers are available on this development and how they could help you buy your new home.

  • Help to Buy

    Equity Loan Mortgage Calculator

    Whether you’re a first time buyer or already on the property ladder, you could buy a new home with just a 5% deposit.

  • Part Exchange

    If you're looking for more space for the family now could be an excellent time to buy and with Part Exchange, we could be your guaranteed buyer. No stress or fuss, just an easy move for you and your family.

A more straightforward move

Reserving your home

  1. Like this development? Browse the different homes we have, find the one you're interested in and register your interest.
  2. Once you get in touch our helpful team will be happy to answer your questions and show you round.
  3. When you visit the development, we'll meet you in our show home before guiding you around the home you're interested in.
  4. If you're keen, you'll be able to reserve your home there and then - and we'll take it straight off the market.
To find out more or visit the development, just give us a call:
0844 556 6166

The buying process

Once you’ve reserved your home, you can set the process in motion. Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Find a solicitor
Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage
Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey
Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work
Complete legal work

You solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts
Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in
Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

The buying process in Scotland

Once you’ve reserved your home, you can set the process in motion. Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Find a solicitor
Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage
Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey
Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work
Complete legal work

You solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts
Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in
Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

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