Galen House

Low Friar Street, Newcastle, NE1 5UG

A collection of 62 spacious apartments in a converted warehouse style block, with a fantastic city centre location and managed by a landlord you can trust.


These one-bedroom apartments are ideal for those working or studying in the city. The apartments offer spacious open-plan living and the conveniently located block is newly decorated inside and out. Looking for more bedrooms? Take a look at our apartments in Low Friar Street.

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Friendly Management Team

Peace of mind - our friendly management team are there to help around the clock

The '15 Minute City'

Everything big city living has to offer within walking distance.

A Landlord You Can Trust

Rest assured, we've been looking after residents for over 60 years - you can be sure you're in a safe pair of hands.

No Rent Increase

0% rent increase guaranteed for the first two years, plus long-term tenancies available.

On Your Doorstep

St James Metro Station - 5 mins walk, Central Metro Station - 7 mins walk, Newcastle Railway Station - 7 mins walk.

Space to Live In

Spacious apartments ideal for people living and working in Newcastle or the local area.


Each apartment has a spacious open plan lounge and kitchen, large bedroom and bathroom. The kitchens are well equipped with appliances and the apartments can be rented furnished or unfurnished.

The gateway to the North, Newcastle offers everything you would expect of a regional capital city; culture, architecture, food, shopping and great nightlife. In fact Newcastle has more restaurants per square foot than any city in the North and with Galen House’s central location, you are right in the heart of it. Often referred to as the ’15 minute city’, the block is within walking distance of all Newcastle has to offer. Want to venture further afield? With transport links to the coast in one direction and open countryside in the other, experiencing all that the North East has to offer couldn’t be easier. Looking for a leafy escape closer to home? Town Moor is an easy walk away and offers a green space larger than London’s Hyde Park and Hampstead Heath combined and bigger than New York’s Central Park. There are fantastic links to London and Edinburgh by road or rail and Newcastle boasts the largest airport in the North East. This vibrant, welcoming city is a great place to call home!

5 mins
walk to St James Metro Station

7 mins
walk to Central Metro Station

7 mins
walk to Newcastle Railway Station


At Hamways we aim to provide suitable good quality accommodation to residents looking to make a home . We only act for large professional landlords who provide long term accommodation and have the resources to maintain their properties to a high standard.


We have a great team who can deal with any issue and look after you throughout your time with us. From the letting, we manage every tenancy directly. Managing many thousands of homes throughout the country, we can also hep you move to other Hamways properties which could be more suitable for the changing circumstances of life.

Long tenancies available

Reputable landlord

Professional managing agent