- Major shops
The development has easy access to both the M6 and the A1(M) putting the whole region within reach. Durham Valley Tees Airport is less than an hour away, ideal for those who like to travel a little further afield.
Barnard Castle is a picturesque market town and attracts tourists to both the castle ruins English Heritage site and the stunning Bowes Museum which has the best collection of European fine and decorative arts in the North of England.
Also, from 11th July – 25th October 2015, housed in the nearby Bowes Museum is a stunning exhibition of Yves Saint Laurent fashion, throughout the years. This is testament to the town of Barnard Castle and the popular Museum with its internationally renowned collections as the Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent chose Barnard Castle over London for its first UK retrospective, an exciting event which Taylor Wimpey North East are a proud sponsor.
There are also plenty of shops ranging from high street brands to independent boutiques, jewellers and delicatessens. There's also a wealth of bars, cafes and restaurants for those seeking relaxation and refreshment. Young families will be pleased to have a choice of primary schools, and the Teesdale comprehensive school and sixth form centre close to hand.
The nearby Teesdale Leisure Centre offers a range of activities for those who enjoy a more active lifestyle; including a gym, swimming pool, indoor climbing wall, two sports halls, squash courts and much more. Golfers can take advantage of the Barnard Castle golf Club, whilst slightly further afield the stunning Yorkshire Dales National Park is perfect for a weekend break with the family.
The Combination of this superb location and Taylor Wimpey's fabulous new homes makes Castle Vale the ideal choice for your next home.
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