For some of our Retirement 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, Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council, who can be contacted on 01256 381275.
Southrope is a small countryside development of 8 one bedroom bungalows based in the picturesque village of Herriard outside Basingstoke. A site manager looks after buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs, as well as offering further advice and support whenever needed. Plus, with Hanover’s 24 hour emergency call system, you have access to help and assistance at all times.
There is a pub serving food just around the corner to the estate. A regular bus service operates to Basingstoke town centre, providing easy access to more shops and amenities.
The Fur and Feathers gastro pub is just around the corner from Southrope Green. The parish of Herriard has acres of farms and woodland, full of beautiful trees and wildlife.
The Festival Place shopping centre has a wide range of shops, restaurants and cinema and there is a weekly market. In Portchester Square is the Basingstoke Sports Centre which has a gym, swimming pool and health spa. Basingstoke is also home to The Anvil, Haymarket and Proteus theatres for drama and concerts.
Southrope Green is in the village of Herriard on the A339, easily reached from Junction 6 of the M3. It is around 5 miles from Basingstoke, a large old market town in northeast Hampshire.
The town’s railway station provides many services including those for London Waterloo, Reading and Southampton. Bus services run to Farnborough, Winchester, Andover, Newbury and Reading.