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Introducing Cathedral Gates

 A Homes By Carlton quality housing development at Chilton, County Durham

It’s with complete pleasure to introduce you to our latest housing development, Cathedral Gates, in Chilton.

Located just 10 miles south of the historic city of Durham, Cathedral Gates is a quality collection of beautifully spacious homes, exclusively designed for professional couples and young families.

Consisting of 14 executive two and three bedroom homes, each designed and developed to our high standards, the homes are all built with a unique specification throughout to offer something truly stand out to homeowners.

A home for everyone

We have three fantastic house types at Cathedral Gates, all perfectly suited to the needs of the homebuyers:

  • The Abbey - a stylish three bedroom house suitable for families and professionals alike
  • The Canterbury - available in both two and three bedroom options, homebuyers have the flexibility to design their house, their way
  • The Deakin - a spacious four bedroom detached homed, beautifully designed and offering a quality throughout

All having attractive exteriors that incorporate stone, brick and render, they add to the charm of the area and create a beautiful street scene. Having considerable curb appeal, the 14 homes make for visually stunning properties - which perfectly sets the expectations for the high quality, stylish interiors experienced from the moment you set foot through the front door.

Specifications of the highest order

Every single one of our 14 homes at Cathedral Gates radiates the levels of design, comfort and space we are renowned for. Creating places where family and friends gather to enjoy the time they spend together, each home has paid close attention to the design, layout and functionality of the kitchen, dining and family areas in particular.

Stylish kitchens

Our partnership with Nixons Kitchens gives homebuyers the ability to choose from a range of beautifully designed kitchens and cabinets in an array of finishes, each matched to quality worktops and upstands.

From traditional to contemporary styles, the kitchens can be optimised to the highest standard and are selected as much for their style as they are their longevity.

With each kitchen having fully integrated appliances including dishwasher, double oven, fridge freezer, washing machine, dishwasher and chimney hoods, glass and mirrored splashbacks, recessed downlights and mood lighting provide the finishing touches to our superb homes.

Tranquil bathrooms

Truly understanding the importance of being able to fully rewind in luxury, every home at Cathedral Gates benefits from luxurious materials, bespoke detailing, striking lighting and a splash of extra quality with premium taps and shower heads.

With contemporary walk in showers and spacious baths, the bathrooms all have one thing in common - unmistakable glamour that provides a brilliant space to relax in.

Local amenities

Known as the gateway to Durham, Chilton and the surrounding areas benefit from a huge number of family attractions, popular events, shopping destinations and culinary delights.

Being only short drives from the popular market town of Yarm; MetroCentre, which is the UK’s second largest shopping centre, and a vast array of much-loved spas, golf courses and country parks, Cathedral Gates is perfectly positioned to give easy access to them all.

Sustainable living

At Homes by Carlton we're renowned known for our high quality, traditional building techniques. We design properties that are built to exacting standards, with a level of care and finish that is very much evident within every one of our homes.

With sustainability running through every part of our developments, each home at Cathedral Gates is installed with a smart meter, and together with efficient water use appliances, thermally efficient building materials and an air-tight design, the overall energy demands of our houses are reduced.

What’s more, Cathedral Gates proudly boasts two modular properties. An innovative and modern approach to building homes, modular housing can provide an array of benefits including quality of build, speed of build and a reduction in construction waste.

Finding out more

The popularity of Cathedral Gates is high and we’re delighted to be talking to so many prospective homebuyers already.

With enquiries being received regularly, if you’re interested in exploring the possibility of becoming a Cathedral Gates homeowner, please do make contact as soon as possible - you can download the site brochure here, email by clicking here or calling on 0330 102 5525.

Wednesday 5th December 2018

Craig Peterson

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