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First time buyer couple discover dream home in Blyth

17th September 2011 Print
Sarah Butcher and Jonathan Kellagher

Sarah Butcher and Jonathan Kellagher secured their ideal home in Blyth after they discovered they were just a few clicks away from a helping hand.

First time buyer Sarah first heard about Taylor Wimpey’s Easystart shared equity scheme at Crofton Grange when searching property websites. She instantly knew it would help them take their first step onto the property ladder.

By using Easystart the couple have managed to move into their first home together - a stunning three bedroom Grasmere with en-suite to the master bedroom and a single garage in a much-sought after area on the Northumberland coast.

Sarah, a teacher, commented: “We weren’t originally searching for a property in Blyth but when we saw the great homes we could potentially own by using the shared equity scheme we paid a visit to Crofton Grange.

“As we were first time buyers we had tonnes of questions but Deborah from Taylor Wimpey was always on hand to explain each step of the process and point us in the right direction – she was brilliant.”

The popular Crofton Grange development in Blyth, just 20 minutes from Whitley Bay, has a wide range of properties from one bedroom apartments to four bedroom detached homes which benefit from a selection of available deals.

Crofton Grange, on Chase Farm Drive in Cowpen, Blyth, has already proved a hit with families and commuters looking to create a base in this picturesque part of the world.

As well as offering easy access to the stunning Northumberland coastline, the development is within reach of the A19, as well as a selection of major towns and cities, making it ideal for a range of buyers.

Joan Peart, sales and marketing director for the Taylor Wimpey North East, explains: “The shared equity scheme is great for helping first time buyers take their first step onto the property ladder. We have also designed the options deal to help buyers create their ideal home providing added extras from dishwashers to fitted wardrobes.

“Set in a picturesque Crofton Grange development continues to be popular with a broad range of homebuyers, who are able to take advantage of our selection of deals.”

For more information about Crofton Grange visit Alternatively you can visit the sales team at the development, off Chase Farm Drive, Thursday to Sunday, 10am until 5pm.

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Sarah Butcher and Jonathan Kellagher