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, Doncaster Borough Council, who can be contacted on 01302 736000.
This is a small development of 8 two bedroom bungalows, situated in a residential area. At the end of the cul de sac a footpath can be followed to Campsall Park – a large green space surrounded by countryside, lakes and woodland.
A professional on-site manager looks after buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs, as well as helping you to access further help and support if you need it. There is a farm shop and pharmacy in the village and a parish church nearby.
In the local area
Campsall is a village to the north-west of Askern, with neighbouring villages Norton and Sutton close by. The village has a few amenities, including a farm shop, pub and pharmacy.
Nearby Norton offers two pubs, a post office and two village shops. Askern has a medical centre, dental surgery, leisure centre with swimming pool plus a greyhound racing track.
Of interest locally
The village contains Campsall Country Park, which includes open grassland, meadow, ponds and Yew woodland. There are also some ornamental specimen trees. The wet woodland is of particular wildlife importance.
The popular Old Bells pub in the village is said to be the oldest in Doncaster. In the nearby village of Norton you’ll find a grade II listed water pump of historical significance.
The estate can be found in the centre of the village just off the Avenue. The nearby A19 links to the M62 junction 34 and onward to Selby and Doncaster. The A1(M) can be accessed via the A1, which connects to Knottingley.
The nearest train station is Adwick for services to Doncaster, Sheffield, Lincoln, Wakefield and Leeds. There are local buses running to Askern, Carcroft, Doncaster and Knottingley.
Distance to GP: 2 miles
Distance to shop: 0.39 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.34 miles
Distance to Post Office: 0.39 miles