Westerhope, west of Newcastle (hence the name) was expanded by the Victorians when they found coal reserves nearby. More recently Westerhope has become popular thanks to its proximity to the road network. It’s near to where the A69 and the A1 meet, making it handy for commuting and getting out and about.
Just 3 miles from the centre of Newcastle, it comes as no surprise that everything you need is right on your doorstep. Newsagents, Post Office, pharmacy, bank and lots of independent stores are all nearby. Plus there’s a great choice of supermarkets in the area too, including Tesco Extra, Asda, Morrisons, Aldi and more.
Metropolitan is the ideal location for first time buyers, professionals and families. And if you’ve got a growing family, you’ll want to know about schools in the area.
Farne Primary School is less than half a mile away. Cheviot Primary and St. Mark’s RC Primary schools are close to home too.
Out and About
With Newcastle so close to home, you’ll have a never-ending source of entertainment on your doorstep. Whether you love shopping, dining, going to the theatres, letting your hair down, or all of the above, Metropolitan is the ideal spot to enjoy it all.
And one of the best features about this part of the North East is how quick and easy you can be away from it all and enjoying a stroll along some of the regions famous beaches.