Sandringham Court, Longbenton

Blackfriars Way, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, Tyne & Wear, NE12 8SW

  • 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 some of the allocations are managed by the local authority, North Tyneside Council, who can be contacted on 0345 2000 102.

Estate overview

Sandringham Court contains a range of 40 Extra Care apartments with facilities including a residents’ lounge, hair salon and guest room. There are also various social activities on offer including coffee mornings and film shows . The properties are close to bus routes, local shops and amenities.

An estate manager takes care of buildings and grounds maintenance, and can also help should you require access to further help and support. Additional assistance can be provided through Hanover’s 24 hour emergency call system

Estate services

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

Local area

Longbenton is a district of North Tyneside just north of Newcastle. Newcastle is a vibrant city in the North East of England, famous for its welcoming character, unspoilt countryside and rich heritage.

The city offers a wealth of shops, leisure facilities and a beautiful historic cathedral, whilst the Quayside along the banks of the River Tyne is a fine area for dining out. There are several major shopping areas including the Metro Centre at nearby Gateshead.

Transport links

The estate is located on Blackfriars Way, near to the A188 Benton Road. Regular bus services run from Longbenton to Newcastle, Gateshead and Whitley Bay.

There’s also a local Metro underground station, with stops across Newcastle. The main railway station in Newcastle has connections to London Kings Cross, York, Glasgow and Edinburgh.