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You can have it all at Highfields

A home that’s anything but standard, in an enviable location with city life just a short distance away, and a contribution towards your Stamp Duty*.

New homes in Gateshead.

Highfields is an exclusive development featuring a range of beautifully crafted 4 and 5-bedroom homes.

Situated just off Whickham Highway, our new build homes in Gateshead at our Highfields development are built to last with each one incorporating stone, brick and render to create unique street scenes.

Each of our new homes for sale at Highfields come complete with a high specification including bi-fold doors, designer kitchens, feature oak staircases, high ceilings and waterfall showers – just a few of the things included as standard.

Speak to our Sales Executive today. 

Key features

Sought after location

High quality specification throughout

Excellent commuter links

Flexible, open plan layouts

Built with a range of high quality materials

Bi-fold doors as standard

A specification that’s anything but standard

Designed for modern living and built to last, our homes offer more than your average new build. Our high specification includes so many features to be proud of, like large open plan family areas that include a stylish kitchen with an island, Porcelanosa bathroom tiles and French or bi-fold doors out to the garden.

Specification applies to a majority of plots and developments, please speak to your Sales Executive for further information.

Experience our specification

What’s around Highfields?

Highfields is an exclusive development that benefits from having the village of Whickham right on its doorstep.

Located less than a mile away from our beautiful new builds, Whickham is a beautiful village offering an eclectic array of sought-after bars and restaurants.

Watergate Forest Park is also close to our development. This park features a number of beautiful wildflower and woodland walks as well as a lovely little café – perfect for a day out with the family.

A short drive away is the Metro Centre, one of the largest shopping centres in the UK featuring a number of restaurants, cafés and a 17-screen cinema.

Gateshead also offers its residents a great selection of schools including primary schools like Dunston Hill Community Primary School and St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School, and the secondary school, Emmanuel College.

Speak to our Sales Executive to make a Story home at Highfields your new home, today.

3 plots available

Stamp duty contribution
  • Plot 31
  • 1787 sq ft



  • Plot 29
  • 1787 sq ft



Deposit contribution
  • Plot 44
  • 1890 sq ft



1 plot coming soon

Coming Soon
  • Plot 43
  • 1787 sq ft


Site plan

Why choose Story?

Homes built to a 5-star standard

Story Homes has officially been rated as a 5-star housebuilder by the HBF, which is no surprise when you see how beautifully crafted our homes are.

We can help with your move

Whether you are looking to buy your first home, move home or invest, Story Homes has a range of incentives that can be structured to meet your individual requirements.

Find out how

Make yourself at home with our account area

Creating an account is the first step on your journey with Story Homes and will be your go to place to keep track of the homes you’re interested in. Plus, you can let your imagination run wild with our Kitchen Designer tool.

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*Story Homes will pay a contribution towards Stamp Duty Land Tax on selected plots and only at those s developments where the incentive is specifically advertised as being available. The contribution amount is calculated at the point of reservation based on rates and thresholds applicable at that time .Subsequent changes will not  be agreed to the amount or alternative incentives offered to reflect any subsequent variations made to Stamp Duty Land Tax thresholds or rates that may result in either an increase or decrease in the overall tax sum payable by you following legal completion. The contribution amount will be reflected in the completion statement issued to solicitors and then be deducted from the monies due from you at legal completion Incentives are subject to availability and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or scheme. Story Homes reserves the right to withdraw or alter these offers at any time. Prices and details are correct at time of being released for advertisement. For further information please speak to a Sales Executive.

Please note CGIs and photography are for illustrative purposes only; external finishes such as roof tile colours, brick, stone, render and landscaping vary between plots. Properties may also be built ‘handed’ (mirror image) of those illustrated. Dimensions are for guidance only and all measurements and areas may vary during construction. Dimensions are not intended to be used for carpet sizes, appliance space or items of furniture. Bathroom, kitchen and furniture layouts are indicative only and do not form any part of your contract. EPC ratings are based on the house type rather than the individual plot and ratings can vary between plots. Please speak to a member of the sales team for plot specific information. Any information that is available regarding future development or phases will be provided by our Sales Executive in advance of reservation.

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