Pelton Lane, Co. Durham

Location: About 7 miles (c11.3km) to the north of Durham City centre and about two miles to the north west of Chester-le-Street
Local authority: Durham County Council
Postcode of nearby property: DH2 1NJ
Size: c7.4 hectares (c18 acres)

Site status: Miller Homes is our selected builder for this site and building work has now commenced. Please visit for more information on the scheme which is called Trinity Green.

• This scheme is delivering high quality housing, on an appropriate piece of developable land in the area

Project description
• Up to 190 new quality family homes (with a mix of property sizes)

Economic benefits
• Around 50 local jobs will be supported directly during the construction period
• Around 75 jobs will be supported indirectly during the construction period
• c£1.8m new homes bonus from the Government for Durham County Council
• An estimated additional £300,000 council tax per annum for Durham County Council

Social benefits
• Much needed new homes for people in the area
• Improved links to the coast to coast cycle way that runs close to the site
• Onsite affordable homes provision
• Mixed housing types including bungalows

Environmental benefits
• Onsite habitat creation and features to increase biodiversity
• New informal open space

Pelton Lane, Information Leaflet


Construction works are well underway at the Pelton Lane site in County Durham

Get in touch

We welcome your feedback

Whether you wish to tell us that we have done something really well or that we could have done something better we value your feedback.

It helps us to shape the way we operate and to continually improve our performance. It is very much part of our development with care approach.

Back to Project

Support this Project

Thank you for supporting our Pelton Lane, Co. Durham proposal. Please enter your details in the form below and let us know your reasons for supporting Pelton Lane, Co. Durham in the free text box below. Some examples are:

The information in this form will be emailed to the Banks Group and may be passed on to the relevant planning officer.

Registered office: Inkerman House, St John's Road, Meadowfield, Durham, DH7 8XL

Registered in England number 2267400. VAT registration number 569 3236 14

© 2022 Banks Group. All rights reserved.