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, Durham County Council, who can be contacted on 03000 26 0000.
Harbour Lodge offers 45 Extra Care retirement apartments for over 55s, which include shared landscaped gardens, residents’ lounge, hair salon and lift access to upper floors. You can enjoy lunches in the on-site restaurant as well as the variety of social activities on offer.
The estate manager is on-site every week day to assist with any queries you may have and can also arrange any maintenance required for the buildings and grounds.
The properties are close to a wide choice of shopping opportunities and leisure facilities in town, for both residents and visitors.
There are numerous parks offering cricket, bowls and football, while the beaches provide some lovely walks with fine views over the cliffs and out to sea.
Seaham is a small County Durham town situated 6 miles south of Sunderland and 13 miles east of Durham. Harbour Lodge is located near the coastal B1287 North Road.
The town is accessed via the main A19 and offers easy transport links to the eastern side of the country. Many bus routes serve Seaham and the surrounding area. The town has a mainline railway station with frequent services to Newcastle, Carlisle and Middlesbrough.