Welcome to
The Old Rectory

The Old Rectory is an iconic Grade 2* listed building in Houghton-Le-Spring. As a thriving community hub for the North-East, we offer affordable co-working and office space, events space and a range of community activities, groups and classes.

Become part of a
thriving community

Our beautiful building is at the heart of the local community and every day 
we strive to make a difference to the lives of others.

Community Events

Join us for some fun in and around the Old Rectory and play a part in your community.

Groups & Classes

Weekly groups and Activities available for you to try new things, meet new people and maybe make a few friends along the way.

Business Space

Offices, hot-desking and meeting rooms available within our hub for social enterprises.

The place to turn your passion for social change into reality.

Please contact us if you’re interested in more information about hiring our spaces.

Thanks to our Funders

Thank you for your wonderful support for all our projects.