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New homes in Blakelaw

 Lying on the outskirts of Newcastle in the North East, Blakelaw is a West End spot with lots going for it. Close to major Tyne and Wear towns like Sunderland and Gateshead, houses in Blakelaw are just over 10 miles inland from seaside town South Shields

With Durham less than half an hour’s drive south, Blakelaw is well connected and packed with potential. You can look below to view our latest developments near Blakelaw now, as well as exploring more about what makes the local area tick. 

  • Sycamore Grove

    Sycamore Grove

    Benfield Road, Walkergate, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 5BN
    • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
    • £269,995 to £439,995
  • Coming soon
    Monkton Gardens

    Monkton Gardens

    Lukes Lane, Hebburn, NE31 2BJ
    • Coming soon
  • Bedewell Court

    Bedewell Court

    Adair Way, Hebburn, NE31 2BS
    • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £174,995 to £364,995
  • Meadow Hill

    Meadow Hill

    Meadow Hill, Throckley, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 9DD
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £214,995 to £364,995
  • West Meadows @ Arcot Estate

    West Meadows @ Arcot Estate

    Beacon Lane, Cramlington, NE23 8AZ
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £214,995 to £299,995
  • Church Fields

    Church Fields

    St Michaels Avenue, New Hartley, NE25 0RP
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £289,995 to £399,995
  • Cherry Tree Park

    Cherry Tree Park

    St Benedicts Way, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0NY
  • South Fields

    South Fields

    Stobhill, Morpeth, NE61 2ZF
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £142,495 to £409,995
  • Old Durham Gate

    Old Durham Gate

    Bent House Lane, Durham, DH1 2EA
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £299,995 to £337,500
  • Burdon Green

    Burdon Green

    Bogma Hall Farm, Coxhoe, DH6 4EN
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £155,995 to £329,995
  • Elwick Gardens

    Elwick Gardens

    Riverston Close, Hartlepool, TS26 0PY
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £248,995 to £304,995
  • Highgrove at Wynyard Park

    Highgrove at Wynyard Park

    Attenborough Way, Wynyard, Stockton on Tees, TS22 5FD
    • 2 and 4 bedroom
    • £153,000 to £334,995
  • The Orchard at West Park

    The Orchard at West Park

    Edward Pease Way, West Park Garden Village, DL2 2TS
    • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £171,995 to £309,995

Make the Move

Located to the west of Newcastle, Blakelaw is a large suburb of the city with good transport links and a friendly local community. With great transport links and lots to see and do in the local area, it’s no wonder that new homes in Blakelaw are so popular with homebuyers’ right across the generations.

Transport Links

Just a short distance from Newcastle city centre, Blakelaw has good transport links by road for trips into the city and beyond. The development is located on the A167, which provides easy access to the city centre and out towards Newcastle International Airport. Although Blakelaw doesn’t have its own train or metro station, there is a regular bus service which connects to Newcastle’s major transport hubs.

Travelling by car, a journey to Newcastle city centre takes 5 minutes while Sunderland can be reached in 25 minutes and Durham in 30 minutes. For trips to London, the train from Newcastle takes just 3 hours 10 minutes, while Edinburgh can be reached by train in 1 hour 30 minutes. For international travel, Newcastle International Airport is just 5 minutes away by car.

Places of Interest

As a suburb of Newcastle, there’s plenty to see and do in Blakelaw and the surrounding areas. For families and dog walkers, Blakelaw Park and Nuns Moor Park are beautiful spaces to enjoy some fresh air. There’s a library and cafe at the Blakelaw Centre, as well as lots of good restaurants and local shops too.

Newcastle city centre has lots to offer residents of Blakelaw, from museums and galleries to theatres and shopping centres. Children will enjoy visiting the Seven Stories book museum, while the Discovery Museum and Centre for Life are well worth a visit.

For cultural days out, the Liang Art Gallery hosts regular exhibitions throughout the year while Newcastle Theatre Royal has a lively programme of performances spanning drama, music, dance and comedy.

For those who like to be active, there are lots of sporting facilities close by including Newcastle Climbing Centre, Newcastle United Golf Club and Westerhope Golf Club. If you prefer to watch sports rather than take part, St James’ Park and the Stadium of Light are just a short drive away.


If you’re moving to Blakelaw with a young, growing family, it’s good to know that you’ll be close to a number of top-rated schools. Hilton Primary School, Beech Hill Primary School and Bridgewater Primary School are rated Outstanding by Ofsted, along with Sacred Heart Catholic High School and St Cuthbert’s High School. Independent schools nearby include Dame Allan's Senior School, Studio West, Westford School, Newcastle School for Boys and Newcastle High School for Girls. For further and higher education, Newcastle College and Newcastle University are within commuting distance.