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About Dowen - Durham

Dowen Estate Agents is about delivering a remarkable 5 STAR ESTATE AGENCY SERVICE via a team of amazing agents - people who are truly passionate about what they do

The business was founded in 1982, by Managing Director Denis Dowen

He is still involved in, the day to day running of the business

Over the years the firm has continued to evolve and now has 8 branches.

We are a full service estate agency, offering a wide range of property related services

The residential sales department has sold, tens of thousands of properties over the years, in all price ranges

Dowen was a founding member of The Great North Property Auction, which has now exceeded 2500 sales, since inception in 2012

The lettings department has hundreds of homes under management

Private surveys and EPC's are provided to both corporate and private clients, via a very busy, professional survey department

Conveyancing at competitive rates, is offered via a panel of local solicitors

Mortgages can be arranged, via our panel of independent mortgage brokers

We subscribe to the National Associations of Estate Agents, the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and the Ombudsman For Estate Agents and as such abide by the strict code of good estate agency practice, laid down by these organisations

Dowen Durham mainly list properties in DH1, DH4, DH6 and DH7 and have built an excellent reputation in the area for service and value. We are selling homes and we can sell yours too.

Branch Address

3b Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3HL

Opening Times
Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm
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Listings by number of bedrooms
  1. 30 2 bedrooms properties listed by Dowen - Durham in the last 6 months
  2. 55 3 bedrooms properties listed by Dowen - Durham in the last 6 months
  3. 16 4 bedrooms properties listed by Dowen - Durham in the last 6 months
  4. 5 5+ bedrooms properties listed by Dowen - Durham in the last 6 months
Number of Listings
  1. In February 2020 the number of properties listed was 182
  2. In March 2020 the number of properties listed was 178
  3. In April 2020 the number of properties listed was 161
  4. In May 2020 the number of properties listed was 172
  5. In June 2020 the number of properties listed was 180
  6. In July 2020 the number of properties listed was 169
  7. In August 2020 the number of properties listed was 137
Listing Market Share
  1. In March 2020, Dowen - Durham had 12.2% market share in DH1 , 9.7% market share in DH7 and 12.3% market share in DH6
  2. In April 2020, Dowen - Durham had 12.6% market share in DH1 , 9.6% market share in DH7 and 13.6% market share in DH6
  3. In May 2020, Dowen - Durham had 12.5% market share in DH1 , 9.7% market share in DH7 and 14% market share in DH6
  4. In June 2020, Dowen - Durham had 11% market share in DH1 , 9.1% market share in DH7 and 13.3% market share in DH6
  5. In July 2020, Dowen - Durham had 9.5% market share in DH1 , 9.3% market share in DH7 and 12.7% market share in DH6
  6. In August 2020, Dowen - Durham had 8.8% market share in DH1 , 9.3% market share in DH7 and 14.8% market share in DH6

Properties listed and sold by Dowen - Durham

Average Value
£155,237
Average Size
3 Beds
Most Active Postcode
DH1
    11th August
  • New Listing
    LAMBTON WALK, DURHAM CITY, DURHAM CITY
    2 bed • £250,000
  • New Listing
    DURHAM TERRACE, FRAMWELLGATE MOOR, DURHAM CITY
    2 bed • £99,950
  • New Listing
    MUSGRAVE GARDENS, GILESGATE, DURHAM CITY
    3 bed • £135,000
  • New Listing
    WESLEY COURT, LANGLEY MOOR, DURHAM CITY
    3 bed • £115,000
  • 10th August
  • New Listing
    LAMBTON FIELD, SHERBURN VILLAGE, DURHAM CITY : VILLAGES EAST OF
    3 bed • £120,000
  • 8th August
  • Removed
    GRANGE PARK CRESCENT, BOWBURN, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5BW
    2 bed • £80,000
  • 7th August
  • Removed
    BURNETT CRESCENT, KELLOE, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 4PH
    2 bed • £45,000
  • 7th August
  • Removed
    PERCY SQUARE, MERRYOAKS, Durham City, DH1 3PZ
    3 bed • £190,000
  • 7th August
  • Removed
    BROCKWELL STREET, BOWBURN, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5NA
    3 bed • £123,500
  • 6th August
  • New Listing
    DURHAM TERRACE, FRAMWELLGATE MOOR, Durham City, DH1 5EH
    2 bed • £99,950
  • New Listing
    LAMBTON VIEW, DURHAM CITY, Durham City, DH1 4SW
    2 bed • £250,000
  • 6th August
  • Price Decrease
    BURN HALL, DURHAM CITY, Durham City, DH1 3SR
    3 bed

    £210,000 £219,950

  • 6th August
  • Removed
    WOODSIDE AVENUE, BEARPARK, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 7DU
    2 bed • £56,000
  • 6th August
  • Removed
    GRINSTEAD WAY, CARRVILLE, Durham City, DH1 1LY
    5 bed • £190,000
  • 5th August
  • New Listing
    MUSGRAVE GARDENS, GILESGATE, Durham City, DH1 1PN
    3 bed • £135,000
  • New Listing
    WESLEY COURT, LANGLEY MOOR, Durham City, DH7 8GZ
    3 bed • £115,000
  • New Listing
    LAMBTON FIELD, SHERBURN VILLAGE, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 1NX
    3 bed • £120,000
  • Removed
    WOODSIDE, SHADFORTH, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 1LD
    3 bed • £119,950
  • 5th August
  • Removed
    FOXTON COURT, KELLOE, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 4NX
    4 bed • £170,000
  • 4th August
  • Removed
    SUMMERVILLE, DURHAM CITY, Durham City, DH1 4QH
    6 bed • £415,000
  • 3rd August
  • New Listing
    BELL AVENUE, BOWBURN, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5PJ
    3 bed • £175,000
  • 3rd August
  • Price Decrease
    OAKWOOD, COXHOE, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 4SQ
    4 bed

    £257,000 £265,000

  • Price Decrease
    BELL AVENUE, BOWBURN, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5PE
    4 bed

    £214,950 £219,950

  • 31st July
  • Removed
    EAST LEA, THORNLEY, DURHAM CITY : VILLAGES EAST OF
    3 bed • £60,000
  • 31st July
  • Price Decrease
    THE MEWS, SHINCLIFFE VILLAGE, Durham City, DH1 2YH
    3 bed

    £230,000 £260,000

  • 30th July
  • New Listing
    BROADMEADOWS, BOWBURN, DURHAM CITY : VILLAGES EAST OF
    3 bed • £190,000
  • New Listing
    PERCY SQUARE, MERRYOAKS, DURHAM CITY
    3 bed • £190,000
  • New Listing
    FINCHALE VIEW, PITY ME, DURHAM CITY
    3 bed • £270,000
  • New Listing
    BYLAND CLOSE, DURHAM CITY, Durham City, DH1 4GY
    3 bed • £325,000
  • 30th July
  • Price Decrease
    STAINDROP ROAD, NEWTON HALL, Durham City, DH1 5XS
    3 bed

    £152,950 £154,950

  • Price Decrease
    THE FORGE, PITY ME, Durham City, DH1 5RU
    2 bed

    £144,950 £147,000

  • Price Decrease
    GRANGE PARK CRESCENT, BOWBURN, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5BW
    2 bed

    £80,000 £89,950

  • 30th July
  • Removed
    EAST LEA, THORNLEY, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH1 3HL
    3 bed • £60,000
  • 29th July
  • New Listing
    SPRINGWELL CLOSE, LANGLEY PARK, Durham City, DH7 9XX
    3 bed • £105,000
  • New Listing
    FREDERICK STREET NORTH, MEADOWFIELD, Durham City, DH7 8NB
    2 bed • £80,000
  • New Listing
    DINSDALE DRIVE, BELMONT, Durham City, DH1 2TS
    3 bed • £165,000
  • New Listing
    HEMMEL COURTS, BRANDON, DURHAM CITY
    3 bed • £80,000
  • Removed
    WOODLAND CRESCENT, KELLOE, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 4NA
    3 bed • £95,000
  • 29th July
  • Removed
    CAMBERLEY DRIVE, BRANDON, DURHAM CITY : VILLAGES WEST OF
    3 bed • £125,000
  • Price Increase
    SOUTH STREET, SHERBURN VILLAGE, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 1HP
    3 bed

    £110,000 £105,000

  • 28th July
  • New Listing
    HASTINGS AVENUE, MERRYOAKS, Durham City, DH1 3QQ
    3 bed • £285,000
  • Removed
    WOODLAND CRESCENT, KELLOE, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 4NA
    3 bed • £95,000
  • 28th July
  • Price Decrease
    BURNELL STREET, ESH WINNING, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 9PB
    2 bed

    £65,000 £70,000

  • 27th July
  • New Listing
    GRANGE PARK CRESCENT, BOWBURN, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5BW
    2 bed • £80,000
  • Removed
    STAINDROP ROAD, NEWTON HALL, Durham City, DH1 5XS
    3 bed • £154,950
  • 25th July
  • New Listing
    FINCHALE VIEW, PITY ME, Durham City, DH1 5DJ
    3 bed • £270,000
  • New Listing
    BROADMEADOWS, BOWBURN, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5DA
    3 bed • £190,000
  • 25th July
  • Removed
    CAMBERLEY DRIVE, BRANDON, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 8TD
    3 bed • £125,000
  • 24th July
  • New Listing
    HEMMEL COURTS, BRANDON, Durham City, DH7 6QS
    3 bed • £80,000
  • New Listing
    PERCY SQUARE, MERRYOAKS, Durham City, DH1 3PZ
    3 bed • £190,000
  • 23rd July
  • Removed
    PROSPECT PLACE, COXHOE, DURHAM CITY : VILLAGES EAST OF
    3 bed • £185,000
  • 22nd July
  • New Listing
    GRINSTEAD WAY, CARRVILLE, Durham City, DH1 1LY
    5 bed • £190,000
  • New Listing
    QUEENS PARK ROAD, THINFORD, Durham City : Villages West Of, DL16 6NQ
    4 bed • £169,950
  • New Listing
    ROBERT TERRACE, BOWBURN, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5EG
    3 bed • £89,950
  • New Listing
    SOUTH VIEW, HETT VILLAGE, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5LT
    3 bed • £270,000
  • New Listing
    BRIAR AVENUE, BRANDON, Durham City, DH7 8AL
    2 bed • £60,000
  • New Listing
    WEST VIEW, SACRISTON, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 6NJ
    5 bed • £159,950
  • 22nd July
  • Price Decrease
    SUMMERVILLE, DURHAM CITY, Durham City, DH1 4QH
    6 bed

    £415,000 £450,000

  • 22nd July
  • Removed
    CHURCH STREET, BISHOP MIDDLEHAM, Durham City : Villages East Of, DL17 9AF
    2 bed • £150,000
  • 21st July
  • New Listing
    REAR OF GOATBECK TERRACE, LANGLEY MOOR, Durham City, DH7 8JJ
    4 bed • £299,950
  • New Listing
    MAINSFORTH VILLAGE, BISHOP MIDDLEHAM, OTHER AREAS
    3 bed • £330,000
  • 21st July
  • Price Decrease
    GRANGE WAY, BOWBURN, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5PN
    3 bed

    £145,000 £146,500

  • Price Decrease
    EAST CLERE, LANGLEY PARK, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 9XY
    2 bed

    £72,000 £79,950

  • Removed
    HIGH STREET, CARRVILLE, Durham City, DH1 1AS
    3 bed • £80,000
  • 21st July
  • Removed
    CHURCH STREET, BISHOP MIDDLEHAM, DURHAM CITY : VILLAGES EAST OF
    2 bed • £150,000
  • Removed
    BRIAR AVENUE, BRANDON, Durham City, DH7 8AL
    2 bed • £75,000
  • 20th July
  • Removed
    CHILLINGHAM ROAD, NEWTON HALL, Durham City, DH1 5NA
    2 bed • £82,500
  • Removed
    BROWNING HILL, COXHOE, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 4HB
    2 bed • £150,000
  • Removed
    BROWNING HILL, COXHOE, DURHAM CITY : VILLAGES EAST OF
    2 bed • £150,000
  • 19th July
  • New Listing
    PARKSIDE, DURHAM CITY, Durham City, DH1 4RE
    3 bed • £329,950
  • Removed
    ESHWOOD VIEW, USHAW MOOR, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 7FD
    3 bed • £127,500
  • Removed
    CHILLINGHAM ROAD, NEWTON HALL, DURHAM CITY
    2 bed • £82,500
  • 18th July
  • Price Increase
    COPPICE HILL, ESH WINNING, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 9QQ
    3 bed

    £159,950 £154,950

  • 17th July
  • New Listing
    FINCHALE VIEW, WEST RAINTON, DURHAM CITY : VILLAGES EAST OF
    3 bed • £119,950
  • 17th July
  • Removed
    LILAC AVENUE, FRAMWELLGATE MOOR, Durham City, DH1 5JB
    3 bed • £145,000
  • 16th July
  • Removed
    LAUREL COURT, ESH WINNING, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 9BT
    3 bed • £106,500
  • Removed
    THE AVENUE, PITY ME, DURHAM CITY
    3 bed • £115,950
  • 15th July
  • New Listing
    WEARSIDE DRIVE, DURHAM CITY, Durham City, DH1 1LE
    3 bed • £350,000
  • New Listing
    SOUTH VIEW, USHAW MOOR, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 7PS
    2 bed • £70,000
  • Removed
    STAINDROP ROAD, NEWTON HALL, Durham City, DH1 5XS
    3 bed • £154,950
  • Removed
    WOODSIDE AVENUE, BEARPARK, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 7DU
    2 bed • £67,000
  • 15th July
  • Removed
    BIRCH PLACE, ESH WINNING, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 9JA
    3 bed • £87,500
  • 14th July
  • New Listing
    WOODSIDE AVENUE, BEARPARK, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 7DU
    2 bed • £56,000
  • Removed
    ESH WOOD VIEW, USHAW MOOR, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 7FD
    3 bed • £140,000
  • 13th July
  • New Listing
    DAVID TERRACE, BOWBURN, Durham City, DH6 5EF
    3 bed • £80,000
  • 13th July
  • Price Decrease
    LAWSON ROAD, BOWBURN, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH6 5ED
    2 bed

    £109,995 £119,950

  • 13th July
  • Removed
    FEATHERSTONE ROAD, NEWTON HALL, Durham City, DH1 5YW
    2 bed • £87,000
  • Removed
    BRIAR AVENUE, BRANDON, Durham City, DH7 8AL
    2 bed • £75,000
  • 12th July
  • New Listing
    FINCHALE VIEW, WEST RAINTON, Durham City : Villages East Of, DH4 6SD
    3 bed • £119,950
  • 10th July
  • New Listing
    ROMAN ROAD, BRANDON, Durham City : Villages West Of, DH7 8UF
    2 bed • £100,000

Sold Properties

In the last 6 months, Dowen - Durham have listed 106 properties. On average, they achieve 95.7% of the original asking price.

36 Wearside Drive
Asking Price
£337,500
Sold Price
£335,500
Sold on 19th December 2019
6 Hazelwood Court
Asking Price
£165,000
Sold Price
£160,000
Sold on 20th December 2019
8 Kinley Road
Asking Price
£160,000
Sold Price
£153,000
Sold on 11th November 2019
46 Front Street
Asking Price
£60,000
Sold Price
£60,000
Sold on 13th December 2019
19 Newhouse Avenue
Asking Price
£100,000
Sold Price
£93,500
Sold on 10th January 2020
8 Springfield Park
Asking Price
£395,000
Sold Price
£355,000
Sold on 19th December 2019

Property listings are matched to data from the Land Registry by our clever algorithm. Clever as it may be, it isn't always right, especially if a property was listed by multiple agents. The asking price is the original listing price, NOT the final listing price. Data produced by Land Registry © Crown copyright 2020.

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Latest Reviews for Dowen - Durham

My sale is still progressing but Dowen's are helpful, full of advice and communicate really well. I also get to speak to the same person each time which is really useful.

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Very professional service originally and the property sold quickly above asking price, but communication with me terrible

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Anonymous Homeseller
14th February 2020

Dowen estate agents were very polite and helpful, the representative that came to my property was very helpful and knowledgable, I was greatly satisfied and much appreciative of the help.

Kind regards
B C Robson

Dowen - Bishop Auckland

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Anonymous Homeseller
28th November 2019

Complete satisfaction with every aspect of the service provided, valuation, initial contact (Sarah) , office function (David), fee structure, brochure, photos inc overhead, feedback all excellent. Highly recommended, best we have ever used in 50yrs. Anyone selling their home must get a quote.

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