Mellor Court is a development of 26 one and two bed apartments with attractive landscaped gardens, a lounge, laundry and guest room, plus some private parking spaces. Occasional social activities such as coffee mornings take place, providing an ideal opportunity to meet with your neighbours!
A professional on-site manager looks after buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs, as well as helping you to access further help and support if you need it. You'll find a convenience store and a large supermarket within walking distance. Regular bus services run to the town centre for access to a wider range of shops, the railway station and other amenities.
Around and about
Darlington is a market town with several markets on offer, including the Victorian covered market, a twice weekly street market and a monthly farmers market. The town centre offers a varied shopping experience, having many popular chains plus independent and designer stores, such as those at Skinnergate.
Across the east side of the town on Hollyhurst Road is the main Darlington Memorial Hospital. At the Dolphin leisure centre you’ll find a swimming pool, sports facilities and health and fitness classes.
Other points of interest
Duke Street has art galleries, restaurants and an impressive Grade II listed building houses the main library, situated in Crown Street.
Situated on the south-eastern edge of Darlington is the Maidendale nature reserve, which has a small wildlife pond, wetland and two large fishing ponds. Here you can enjoy a choice of activities such as angling, relaxation and wildlife, walking and cycling. The reserve offers some of the best kept scenery and wildlife in the region.
Location and transport links
Mellor Court is north of Darlington, just off the A167. Easily accessed via the A66, the estate is also within easy reach of junction 57 of the A1(M) and the M6. The town also has a mainline railway station offering many services including London, Edinburgh, Newcastle, Manchester and Plymouth.
There are many local bus services serving the town and surrounding areas, mostly run by Arriva North East and Scarlet Band. Community bus services also operate on popular local routes. Tees Valley Airport is located within the borough of Darlington, five miles east of the town centre.
Distance to GP: 0.11 miles
Distance to shop: 0.08 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.11 miles
Distance to Post Office: 0.14 miles