Thursday 29th February 2024

Our Burdon Fields team share their love for Ryhope

The dedicated team at our Burdon Fields development in the coastal village of Ryhope are thrilled to introduce prospective homebuyers to this charming community and discuss the opportunities this area has to offer.

Stu Fenwick

Meet our team

Ideally located in Ryhope, Burdon Fields is a thoughtfully designed development, with its first phase offering 84 homes in a variety of designs. With options ranging from three- and four-bedroom homes, Burdon Fields caters to the needs of first-time buyers and growing families alike.

The energy-efficient homes are designed to meet the demands of modern living. Incorporating a diverse range of materials and character areas, the development has been thoughtfully crafted to harmonise with the surrounding homes while delivering a contemporary kerb appeal.

Situated in an enviable location, with the vibrant harbour town of Seaham just a stone's throw away, residents are close by to sandy beaches, coastal walks, and awe-inspiring views. Burdon Fields offers numerous compelling reasons to make it your home, including strong transport links, an array of local amenities, and a plenty of quality schools in the area.

Susan Nixon

Stuart Fenwick, Site Manager at Burdon Fields is a proud native of Sunderland. He has been an invaluable member of the our team since his arrival in 2013 as Assistant Site Manager and was quickly promoted to Site Manager in 2015.

When asked about his responsibilities and daily tasks, Stuart elaborates, “I focus on efficiently managing both our direct workforce and subcontractors to ensure the safe and high-quality completion of projects. While maintaining close coordination with departments like Sales and Customer Service, my main goal is to organise trades effectively, ensuring homes are delivered on time and within budget. I prioritise pushing for quality, aiming to deliver homes to the best standard for our customers.

“Witnessing the smiles on customers' faces as they move in and embark on their next chapter is truly gratifying. Building a strong team at Burdon Fields, alongside Susan, our production team, and the Customer Relations Manager, has been instrumental in achieving our shared goal of providing exceptional homes and memorable experiences for our customers.”

Reflecting on the Ryhope area, Stuart highlights its natural beauty, saying, "What I truly appreciate about Ryhope is its proximity to the stunning coastal surroundings and the bustling harbour town of Seaham. These are exceptional features to have right at your doorstep."

Susan Nixon, Sales Executive at Burdon Fields, proudly hails from Bolden and has been with us for 10 years. In her role, she plays a pivotal part in managing customer inquiries, diligently capturing their needs and translating them into site visits or appointments. Susan shares her enthusiasm for the job, saying, "My role is challenging and busy, but rewarding, no two days are the same. I love meeting our future customers and guiding them on a special and exciting new home journey, while trying to make it as stress-free as possible.”

Expressing her affection for the area, Susan adds, "Fantastic location for walks with lots of green space, as well as being close to the coast with Seaham right on the doorstep. The accessibility to nearby parks, outstanding schools, and excellent transport links make Ryhope an appealing destination. However, it's the warm and welcoming spirit of the community that truly sets Burdon Fields apart. We are delighted to offer our customers the opportunity to become part of this thriving neighbourhood, where they can build their futures in a place that feels like home from day one.”

Situated in the heart of Ryhope, Burdon Fields offers a stunning collection of three- and four- bedroom homes, with prices starting at £206,995. For more information or to book an appointment with the sales team, please call 01913 385357 or visit