Beacon House, situated in St Albans is a development of 22 one bed apartments with shared gardens and a conservatory for residents use. An on-site manager looks after buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs, as well as offering further advice and support as required.
Plus, with Hanover’s 24 hour emergency call system, you can relax in the knowledge that you have access to help and assistance should you ever need it. Within half a mile of the site is a range of shops including food shop, deli, cafés, florist and pharmacy.
St Albans stands out as a unique English Cathedral City. The city’s colourful history can be seen in the Roman remains and the beautiful medieval architecture. There are lush green parks and countryside, a buzzing metropolis, excellent attractions and interesting ancient history.
St Albans has a thriving and well supported market every Wednesday and Saturday and there is also now a farmers’ market. The St Albans Sports Centre has a newly refurbished 25 metre pool, fitness suite and range of classes. The watercress nature reserve is by the River Ver and is run by the Watercress Wildlife Association.
Countryside and culture
St Albans has a thriving cultural life, with regular concerts and theatre productions held at various venues in the town. There is wealth of history associated with the city as it one of the oldest roman towns in the country. The Verulamium Museum, Clock Tower, Roman Mosaic and Hypocaust and Roman Theatre are very important historical attractions in the town.
For those who want to explore the wildlife and nature Butterfly World and the Royal National Rose Society Collection are great places to explore.
Location and transport links
St Albans is a city in southern Hertfordshire, around 22 miles north of central London. It is really close to the M25 and A1M.
The railway station provides fast trains to London St Pancras, London Bridge, Sevenoaks, Wimbledon, Sutton, East Croydon, Gatwick Airport, Haywards Heath and Brighton. A bus service operates to the surrounding towns of Hemel Hempstead, Luton, Watford and Hatfield.
Distance to GP: 0.28 miles
Distance to shop: 0.28 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.28 miles
Distance to Post Office: 0.5 miles