For most of our Extra Care Housing estates we have agreements with the local authority to let a percentage of our vacant properties to people nominated by them. Hanover’s agreement for this estate is that all of the allocations are managed by the local authority, North Lincolnshire Homes, who can be contacted on 01724 279900.
Ashby Meadows in Scunthorpe offers 51 spacious Extra Care apartments for the over 55s. Living here you’ll enjoy a wide range of on-site facilities, including pretty landscaped gardens, residents’ lounge and a guest room for friends and family to stay over.
An on-site manager is on hand to offer support and assistance, as well as looking after the upkeep of the buildings and grounds. You may also enjoy the social activities on offer, which include coffee mornings, entertainment evenings, games sessions and trips out.
Ashby Meadows is situated in the Ashby area of Scunthorpe, which has its own thriving high street with easy access for shopping, cafes, a market, a local library and many more community facilities.
Within the town centre of Scunthorpe can be found two major shopping centres at the Foundry and the Parishes. There are also many popular retailers on the high street. Larger shopping centres are available in nearby Grimsby, Hull, Doncaster, Lincoln, Leeds and Sheffield. You’ll find all the major supermarkets have stores here.
Located just off the A1029, Ashby Meadows is easy to find via the A18 and is not far from both the M180 and M181. Although the town itself is quite industrial, it is surrounded by open farmland and wooded areas.
Scunthorpe railway station has trains from Manchester Airport to Cleethorpes. The town’s bus station is off Fenton Street for services within and out of the town. Humberside Airport is a short drive to the east along the M180.