Five Acres

Green Lane, Barnard Castle, BARNARD CASTLE, DURHAM, DL12 8LG

Five Acres, an exciting development of 5 bedroom homes situated in the popular market town of Barnard Castle. 

Just 15 minutes from the town centre, your new home will be within easy reach of local amenities including supermarkets, independent shops and markets.

With Bishop Auckland just 12 miles away, there's plenty to do for all the family.

  • This development has now sold out
  • Beautiful views of surrounding countryside
  • Ofsted 'Good' primary school on your doorstep
  • Close to a first class independent school
  • Just a 15 minute walk to town centre
  • Easy access to A66
Images include optional upgrades at additional cost

Our Sales Office opening hours are... Open Thursday to Sunday 10am - 5.30pm, Mondays 12.30 to 5.30pm

Events and offers

Move with Part Exchange

Part Exchange

Get moving with Part Exchange.

When we buy your existing home, you can make the move to your beautiful new home with less hassle. You’ll also benefit from:

- No estate agent fees to pay and no chain

- Fair value for your current home

- A less stressful move into your brand-new home

Get moving to your dream David Wilson home this winter.

Terms and conditions apply

Terms & Conditions

1.1 Part Exchange is only available on selected plots and developments. Part Exchange will only be available where the home being traded in is no more than 70% of the selling price of the plot being purchased.

1.2 Part exchange is only available up to a maximum value of £300,000 for your old property.

1.3 We are under no obligation to make an offer. If you have already incurred costs (e.g. estate agents or legal fees) at the time of negotiating a part exchange, David Wilson Homes will not reimburse these costs.

1.4 Any offer made will be at a fair value for your property. Our offer to purchase your existing home is based on a presumed sale within 8 to 10 weeks.

1.5 An offer made by us under the Part Exchange scheme is subject to any necessary further enquiries or reports.

1.6 We reserve the right to market the property you are selling prior to your move into a new David Wilson Homes and you agree to allow reasonable access to the property to facilitate the resale (subject to agreed appointments) and to the erection of a “for sale” sign at the property. You agree to cancel any existing agreements with estate agents and agree that you are responsible for any fees due to them.

1.7 You agree that no party is currently negotiating to purchase the property you are selling and that no introduction has already been made by any other party.

This development has now sold out



Site and location

Site plan
Local area map

About the area

A fantastic location

Barnard Castle is a popular town with a flourishing market held on the cobbled streets every week and all the amenities that you would expect on a traditional high street. There are regular bus services from the town centre to nearby Darlington, Bishop Auckland and Durham City. Alternatively at Five Acres you will be just under a mile from the A66, conveniently linking you to all the region has to offer.

Essentials on your doorstep


Barnard Castle town hosts the Bowes Museum, a purpose-built gallery regarded as one of the finest museums in the North of England.

Days Out:

Barnard Castle is situated in Teesdale which is one of the picturesque Durham Dales in the North Pennines, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There is plenty to explore by foot, bike or car including England’s highest waterfall, High Force or Raby Castle, where history comes to life.


Spend your time wandering the cobbled streets in the town centre, discovering the shops, cafes and restaurants. Barnard Castle is renowned for its quality antique shops where you may find a perfect decoration for your new home. Nearby, Darlington and Bishop Auckland offer high street brands as well as out of town retail centres such as Teeside Park.


For the keen golfers, Barnard Castle Golf Club offers a par 73 course, alternatively Teesdale Leisure centre is just a 5 minute drive away and offers a swimming pool, gym, sports halls and exercise classes. 


Please note that all images are for illustrative purposes only. Final elevations of the property purchased may differ from those shown. Images include optional upgrades at additional cost. Please see our Image Disclaimer for further details.

Super fast broadband is available on selected plots only. Broadband speeds may vary, which may be affected by various factors including distance from the exchange, time of day and internal home wiring. Actual installation time will be dependent on the broadband provider.

Square footage is the total internal floor area of the home, measured from the internal face of blockwork, excluding the garage (if applicable) and any area with less than 1.5m clear headroom under sloping ceilings. The area taken by stairs is included in both floors that the flight serves.

Gross annual projected rental yield figures are based on the projected yields of at least two independent valuations supplied. Figures do not represent guaranteed rental return and are based on the property being continually rented.

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Following withdrawal or termination of any offer, we reserve the right to extend, reintroduce or amend any such offer as we see fit at any time.