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Buy and sell property in North Shields
North Shields is a great place to live and has excellent and varied housing stock. This ranges from Georgian and Victorian terraces, 1930’s semis and large detached homes to living the high life in new build flats and penthouse apartments on the Fish Quay. North Shields has access to many services and the transport and schools make this a desirable place to live and commute to Newcastle upon Tyne or Sunderland and beyond.
From the beautiful North Shields Fish Quay and Dockwray Square to the peaceful Marden Estate and modern Royal Quays, this town has a little something for everyone.
distriktOnline have trawled through Rightmove (May 2016) to identify some of the most desirable, average priced and investor/first time buyer properties you could expect to find in North Shields.
We’ve broken this down into flat/apartment, semi-detached, detached, terraced house and bungalow for each of these categories.
The Top 5 properties in North Shields are…
- Dolphin Quay | NE29-6 | Flat/Apartment | 4 Bed | £350,000 Asking Price | £99,890 Average Price
- Ingleside Road | NE29-9 | Semi | 5 Bed | £280,000 Asking Price | £149,950 Average Price
- Preston Park | NE29-9 | Detached | 5 Bed | £995,000 Asking Price | £309,251 Average Price
- Camp Terrace | NE29-0 | Terraced | 6 Bed | £650,000 Asking Price | £198,024 Average Price
- Woodlands | NE29-9 | Bungalow | 3 Bed | £340,000 Asking Price | £158,129 Average Price
The Top 5 Properties in North Shields based on average asking price are…
- Dolphin Quay, Liddel St | NE29-6 | Flat/Apartment | 1 Bed | £100,000 Asking Price | £99,890 Average Price
- Verne Road | NE29-7 | Semi Bungalow | 3 Bed | £150,000 Asking Price | £149,950 Average Price
- Dove Park | NE30-4 | Detached | 4 Bed | £299,995 Asking Price | £309,251 Average Price
- Windsor Gdns | NE29-9 | Terraced | 2 Bed | £189,000 Asking Price | £198,024 Average Price
- Station Road | NE29-6 | Bungalow | 2 Bed | £140,000 Asking Price | £158,129 Average Price
The Top 5 properties for investors and first time buyers in North Shields are…
- Brooklyn Terrace | NE29-8 | Flat/Apartment | 2 Bed | £59,950 Asking Price | £99,890 Average Price
- St. Anselm Road | NE29-8 | Semi | 3 Bed | £85,000 Asking Price | £149,950 Average Price
- Stirling Drive | NE29-8 | Detached | 3 Bed | £170,000 Asking Price | £309, 251 Average Price
- Upper Ersdon St | NE29-6 | Terraced | 2 Bed | £65,000 Asking Price | £198,024 Average Price
- Waterville Road | NE29-6 | Bungalow | 3 Bed | £74,000 Asking Price | £158,129 Average Price
Schools in North Shields
North Tyneside is up there with some of the best performing schools in the country. It has first class schooling – such as King’s Priory School, Tynemouth, at both primary and secondary level. Comprehensive, further and higher education is provided by Tyne Met College at Wallsend and in North Shields.
Primary Schools in North Shields
King Edward Primary School aims to provide a safe, caring community and an exciting and creative learning environment where children are encouraged to think independently and are challenged to achieve their full potential.
At Christ Church they aim to provide an outstanding education for all children and have close links with the local Church. They welcome all children in the local community, regardless of faith.
Ofsted says pupils’ behaviour at this school is outstanding. Pupils are known to feel safe and secure.
This is a friendly school providing a modern and exciting curriculum for all our children from Nursery to Year 6 alongside a wealth of arts and sporting opportunities, celebrations and community events.
Waterville Primary School is an average sized school with 207 pupils aged four to eleven. The school serves an area of North Shields where there is significant social and economic challenge. Waterville is rated outstanding (2016)
This is a smaller than the average-sized primary school and is a specially resourced provision for pupils with special educational needs who have moderate learning difficulties.
Situated in the Marden Estate, Monkhouse is smaller than the average-sized primary school and rated Good by Ofsted.
St Mary’s Primary is a Catholic school which services the parishes of Our Lady and St. Oswin’s in Tynemouth as well as St. Mary’s in Cullercoats. It prides itself on the strength of its links to the parish community.
Preston Grange Primary School has been rated as Good at its most recent Ofsted inspection. In 2014, 81% of pupils at Preston Grange Primary School achieved Level 4 or above in maths and reading tests and writing teacher assessments.
Riverside is a small school situated in the Riverside Ward of North Tyneside, an area of considerable social disadvantage. Riverside Primary School has been rated as Good at its most recent Ofsted inspection.
Ofsted stays that Pupils’ achievement at this school is good. By the end of Year, 6 pupils reach standards that are at the national average in reading, writing, and mathematics.
This is a larger than average size school located in North Shields. The school offers childcare facilities through a breakfast club, after-school club and a kindergarten for pupils aged two to three years. The school has successfully achieved a range of accredited awards.
Percy Main Primary School is known as a friendly and vibrant 3 – 11 Primary School (with Nursery) currently accommodating 201 pupils. Its curriculum places an emphasis upon educational visits and trips.
In 2015, 84% of pupils at New York Primary School achieved Level 4 or above in maths and reading tests and writing teacher assessments.
Secondary Schools in North Shields
Kings Priory School is situated in the heart of the village of Tynemouth on the North East coast and provides an outstanding all through education for pupils from 4-18 years of age.
Marden High School is a coeducational secondary school located in Cullercoats, North Shields. It has been a Designated Media Arts College since 2003 and has specialist status as a Media Arts, Science and Maths College.
Southlands is a special state school for pupils aged from 11 to 16 supporting children who have attention and memory difficulties.
John Spence Community High School (formerly Preston High School) is a coeducational secondary school located in Preston (near North Shields). It offers GCSEs and BTECs as programmes of study for pupils. The school was also awarded specialist Sports College status in 2001 and was recently rated Outstanding. (As of 2016).
Norham High School is a coeducational secondary school located in North Shields. IT offers GCSEs, BTECs and Cambridge Nationals as programmes of study for pupils.
This is a voluntary aided Roman Catholic secondary school and Sixth Form located on Lynn Road in North Shields. It has very high GCSE results and good A level results – the best for both in North Tyneside LEA and in the top twenty schools in the North East at A level and for GCSE it is in the top five.
Silverdale school is an SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health) school in North Tyneside, which caters for almost 50 pupils from 7-16. This school is for pupils with social, emotional and behavioural problems and emotional, social and behavioural difficulties.
Churchill Community College is a mixed secondary school in Wallsend, near North Shields. In 2014, The College obtained “outstanding” status in all areas by Ofsted. It was rated “one of the best in the country”, with only 11% of secondary schools in the United Kingdom to achieve this status.
This is a General Further Education College located in the borough of North Tyneside. The Queen Alexandra (QA) Sixth Form College, the North Shields campus, is a school–college collaboration dedicated to A Level teaching.
Burnside Business and Enterprise College is a coeducational secondary school and sixth form located in Wallsend, near North Shields in North Tyneside. The school has a large swimming pool and fitness suite available for use by both students and local residents.
Transport in North Shields
North Shields is well connected to public transport and brings a large range of regional destinations well into reach. Newcastle International Airport is only 10 miles away, and the North Shields International Ferry Terminal is close by.
North Shields has some great options for leisure, nights out and family weekends. In North Shields, you’re on the doorstep to coastal beaches, the beautiful Fish Quay, and its restaurants as well as the upmarket village of Tynemouth and the Priory Castle.
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