The 23 apartments of Hanover House have beautiful views overlooking Monkton Dene Park. The estate has an on-site library and open plan lounge. The regular coffee mornings and day trips give an opportunity to socialise with other residents. There is a large car park and well maintained gardens to sit and relax in.
An on-site manager looks after buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs, as well as offering further advice and support. Local shops in the area include a newsagents, chemist, takeaway and convenience store. A regular bus service takes you into town within five minutes.
Jarrow is the second largest town within South Tyneside. It has a large supermarket, café, bakers, butchers and pub, as well as the usual range of high street stores. You’ll find parking is free and plentiful in the town centre.
Of historical interest is the twin Anglo-Saxon monastery, centred around St. Paul’s Church in Jarrow and St. Peter’s Church in Wearmouth, Sunderland.
Hanover House is located just off the B1516 York Avenue on the edge of Monkton Dene Park. Jarrow is reached by the A194 via the A1(M), and is connected to North Tyneside and Northumberland via the Tyne Tunnel.
The town is served by three stations on the Tyne and Wear Metro. The metro line from Jarrow takes you to Newcastle and the Metro Centre within 20 minutes. The nearest major airport is Newcastle Airport, about 10 miles away.