With the regeneration of South Shield’s historic Town Centre, families are taking another look at South Tyneside and all it has to offer in the way of great property and work life balance. Blessed with the same stunning coastline as the rest of Tyneside and Northumberland the sweeping sandy beaches are a haven and a huge draw for families who live in the area.
With well-known people like author Catherine Cookson, actor Eric Idle, director Ridley Scott and Athlete Steve Cram all hailing from South Tyneside when you move into your new home you will most definitely be in good company.
With access to the Metro across the borough, quick and convenient links to Newcastle and the transport links it affords South Tyneside is an easy commute for any city worker along with having significant employment closer to hand also. From South Shields to Jarrow access to work, green spaces, family entertainment and amenities makes South Tyneside an attractive place to buy a home.
From South Shields, to Hebburn, Whitburn to Jarrow wherever you choose to live in South Tyneside each place has its own unique feel, shops and amenities. There are a good range of pubs, restaurants take-aways and café’s for those who love to eat out and a mix of town centre chain stores, individually owned stores and out of town shopping centres to keep the shoppers in your family busy!
As with many other areas across the North East, South Tyneside has a wealth of different types of property available, options for everyone. From Victorian Villas to modern flats, Sea View homes to large terraces and everything in-between if you are looking to move to South Shields you will be able to find a property to suit your budget and your family.
Most people like to live in a place that has history and this adds to the value and community of your environment – fortunately South Tyneside has a wealth of History to shout about! From Arbeia Roman Fort to the world-famous Jarrow home of Bede this is a place with a history that residents love to associate with.
Local South Shields Attractions
There is so much to see and do in South Shields, for couples, families and friends – from walking the dog on the beach to visiting the stunning Souter Lighthouse, or exploring Marsden Rock and surrounding cliffs South Shields has a lot to offer. The national centre for the written word has just been opened in South Shields offering a cultural hub for South Tyneside, an exciting new building that offers a good range of events for locals and visitors alike.
Theatres, cinemas, green spaces, are all available in South Tyneside along with historic museums like Arbeia Roman Fort and Jarrow Hall ensures that there is a full calendar of events to attend throughout the year. South Tyneside also hosts a well-attended Summer Parade, has its own South Tyneside Festival and even an International Magic Festival!
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