Bramble Court, South Shields

Dorset Avenue, SOUTH SHIELDS, Tyne & Wear, NE34 7JP

  • Rental properties
  • Extra Care Housing

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, South Tyneside Council, who can be contacted on 0191 427 7000.

Estate overview

A warm welcome awaits you at Bramble Court, South Shields. This development of 46 spacious, two bedroom Extra Care apartments benefits from a wide range of on-site facilities including beautiful landscaped gardens, residents’ lounge, hair salon and guest room. Located near to the coastal road overlooking Frenchman’s Bay, the properties are very convenient for local shops, bus routes and amenities.

You’ll have no concerns about upkeep of the buildings and grounds, as a professional on-site manager takes care of those aspects, as well as helping you seek further support if required.

Estate services

  • Assisted bathroom
  • Car parking
  • Garden
  • Guest room
  • Hairdresser
  • Hobbies room
  • Laundry
  • Lift
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Scooter storage
  • Treatment room

Local area

The oldest and largest town in South Tyneside, South Shields is also one of the region's most popular seaside resorts. The seafront is complete with promenade, a bowling alley, parks, amusements, miniature steam railway, boating lake and live entertainment. There is a good choice of restaurants, cafés, pubs and nightlife.

South Shields boasts extensive beaches, sand dunes and coves, plus the dramatic limestone cliffs with The Leas grassy areas above.

Transport links

Situated close to the Tyne Tunnel at Jarrow, South Shields is bounded by the A19 trunk road. This connects to the A1300 and the A183 Coast Road, allowing easy access to Bramble Court. The town is well connected to other areas of Tyne and Wear and to the A194(M) and the A1/A1(M).

The Tyne and Wear Metro network is available and a frequent pedestrian ferry service to North Shields also operates. Local bus routes are plentiful, plus there’s also a National Express coach service direct to London.