Hanover Court in Beverley is a medium sized estate offering 37 one bed and 4 two bed apartments. On-site facilities here include a residents’ lounge and an en-suite guest room for visitors’ use.
A variety of optional social activities, which include coffee mornings, lunches and takeaway suppers, give plenty of opportunity to meet and chat with the other residents.
An estate manager oversees maintenance of the buildings and grounds plus repairs, and can also help you access further help and support if required. Sited close to shops and amenities, Hanover Court is only a short bus journey away from the town centre.
Beverley provides an upmarket shopping experience in a beautiful and historic setting amongst cobbled streets and charming courtyards. There are also many smaller independent shops including specialist shops and craft arcades. As a market town, the market day is central to culture in Beverley; a smaller market day is held on Wednesday.
In terms of sport, the most noted field of participation is horse racing with the Beverley Racecourse. Beverley Beck is a canal which gives boats access to the town from the River Hull. The beck is used by fishermen for catching a large variety of fish such as pike, bream and carp.
Festivals and theatre
Throughout each year there are various annual music festivals in the town, catering for different kinds of music. These include the Early Music Festival in May; the Beverley Folk Festival in June, which features two days of folk music, comedy and workshops; the Jazz Festival in August, followed by the Chamber Music Festival in September.
Beverley hosts an annual literature festival, kite festival, a bi-annual puppet festival and Beverley town fair. Beverley Town Council has run an annual food festival in October. Including 70 stalls selling food produced in Beverley and East Yorkshire, a 200-seat food theatre marquee, cookery demonstrations from top local chefs, street entertainment and more, the day-long event is enjoyed by upwards of 10,000 residents and visitors.
Location and transport links
Beverley is a market town in East Riding of Yorkshire. It is located 8 miles north-west of Hull, 10 miles east of Market Weighton and 12 miles west of Hornsea. The town is served by Beverley railway station on the Yorkshire Coast Line that runs between Hull and Scarborough.
There are good, regular bus links with Hull city centre as well as links to local surrounding villages and places such as Hessle, Pocklington, Driffield, Market Weighton, Bridlington, York and Scarborough.
Distance to GP: 0.5 miles
Distance to shop: 0.5 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.02 miles
Distance to Post Office: 1 miles