Eskdene Rise, Hetton

Eskdene Rise is our new housing development in the Hetton area of Sunderland.

Launching Spring/Summer 2025

For more information

Contact Hayley Dickinson

0191 525 5620

Monday to Thursday
8:30am to 5pm

8:30am to 12:30pm

Main features

  • Two and three bedroom houses
  • Energy efficient air source heating, solar panels and high-performance glazing
  • Vinyl flooring in bathrooms, WC, and kitchen.
  • Shaker-style kitchen with space provided for freestanding electric cooker ,washing machine and fridge/freezer
  • White contemporary style sanitaryware applicable to all rooms with sanitaryware
  • Turf to front and rear gardens
  • Private parking with an electric car charging point
  • All homes come with a Gentoo customer care guarantee

Applying for Rent to Buy

Download the Rent to Buy application form here and return it to us. 

House types

The Austin

Three-bedroom houses for up to 6 people

The Vaux

Three-bedroom houses for up to 6 people

The Menville

Four-bedroom houses for up to 6 people

The local area

Local amenities

  • Convenience store 1 minute walk away
  • Tesco Express less than 1 mile away
  • Hetton town centre less than 1 mile away

Local culture and activities

  • 1 mile from Hetton Community Pool & Wellness Centre
  • 1.6 miles from Hetton Lyons Country Park
  • 3 miles from Houghton le Spring Golf Club
  • 20min drive to Seaham Beach


  • Less than 1 mile from Hetton Academy
  • 5 Primary Schools within a 2 mile radius

City Centre

  • Less than 2 miles from A690
  • 20mins drive from Durham City Centre
  • Less than 3 miles from Houghton le Spring City Centre
  • Less than 30min drive to Sunderland City Centre
Eskdene Rise, Hetton

Development map

Register your interest

Register your interest for one of our Rent to Buy properties.
Register your interest

Rent to Buy eligibility

We will check you are eligible for the Rent to Buy home you are interested in. Our checks are to make sure you meet the criteria and can afford your home now and in the future.
Rent to Buy eligibility

Applying for Rent to Buy

Apply for a Rent to Buy home in three simple steps.
Applying for Rent to Buy