Many of the older streets in the Somercotes area were of special significance in the village history. The list below is not complete:
The newer housing estates:
On the South Spire Estate off Birchwood Lane, several of the streets are named after mountaineers that took part in Chris Bonnington’s 1975 Everest Expedition.
The larger estate off Sleetmoor Lane had its streets named after flowers such as, Rosier Crescent and Azalea Avenue. This estate is now in the Parish of Swanwick.