You’ll find 9 one bedroom retirement apartments at Overleasowe in Prenton. Living here, estate benefits include private off road parking and a bus stop nearby. A manager takes care of buildings/grounds maintenance plus you’ll have access to a 24 hour help line.
Conveniently located, the development is just a short bus ride from the centre of Birkenhead. You’ll therefore find shops, cafés and amenities all on your doorstep.
Around the town
The main shopping area is on Woodchurch Road which has some large stores and supermarkets. Other small shops can be found in The Dell housing estate or in nearby Oxton. Prenton Park is home to Tranmere Rovers football club, and there is also has a golf club nearby.
Nearby Birkenhead has a popular market and Pyramids Shopping Centre. As well as Birkenhead Park, other recreational open spaces in the area include Mersey Park and Victoria Park.
Of interest locally
Sited on the junction of Woodchurch Road and Storeton Road the Halfway House public house dates back to 1879 when Prenton was a rural hamlet.
A little further afield, Birkenhead Park's main entrance is modelled on the Temple of Illysus in Athens. The Roman Boathouse is another notable feature. There are sandstone lodges at the three entrances, each with a different style of architecture. There are also two lakes and an ornate Swiss Bridge.
How to get here
Located near Park Wood, Overleasowe estate is close to the A5027 Upton Road, which is easily reached via junction 2 of the M53. Bus services run throughout the town and to Birkenhead, Bidston and the Wirral.
Just a short distance away, Upton railway station has services to Bidston and Wrexham Central.
Distance to GP: 1.5 miles
Distance to shop: 0.5 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.8 miles
Distance to Post Office: 2 miles