If you’re looking at houses for sale in Billingham, they don’t get much more special than at Wynard Grange. Set within Wynyard Park, this growing community has the feeling of a rural retreat and is surrounded by woodland walks with charming artworks. There will soon be a host of shops on the doorstep – including Sainsbury’s and Waitrose convenience stores – as well as a traditional pub, community hub and healthcare facilities.
The neighbouring town of Billingham offers a choice of independent and chain stores, including Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s and Co-op as well as a wealth of restaurants, cafes and pubs.
In addition, a large range of retail brands such as Marks & Spencers, Next, and Boots are on offer at Teesside Shopping Park in Stockton-on-Tees.
The Wellington Restaurant at Wynyard Hall is not to be missed, with its sophisticated dishes based around local ingredients being more than a match for the impressive surroundings. The Hall also serves Afternoon Tea daily. Wynyard Golf Club offers delicious fare throughout the week, and is especially well-known for its excellent Sunday lunch menu, while The Pepper Mill Bistro and The Stables are both recommended by locals as true hidden gems.
Wynyard Hall is a superb local landmark dating back to the nineteenth century. Now a four-star hotel with restaurants, spa facilities and gardens open to the public, it is a true architectural gem.
Billingham Forum Theatre hosts musicals, plays, concerts and ballets, and has its own theatre school. It has a host of leisure and sport facilities, with a famous ice-skating rink, a swimming pool, Activ8 gym, squash courts, fitness classes and much more. And with Middlesbrough to the south, it’s just a short drive to the heart of the city with all the shops, restaurants and culture it provides.