With a range of 45 Extra Care apartments, Fernbank Court in Selby offers a variety of on-site facilities including shared landscaped gardens, residents’ lounge, treatment room and hair salon. Conveniently located for local shops, bus routes and amenities, the Selby War Memorial Hospital is also within walking distance.
An on-site manager looks after buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs, as well as offering further advice and support. You will find this a very welcoming community, with social activities to join in with such as coffee mornings, games sessions and entertainment evenings.
Around and about
The Brayton Community Centre is directly opposite Fernbank Court, offering keep fit sessions, meetings and other activities. New shopping areas have recently been developed in the town, such as Abbey Walk Shopping Centre and the Three Lakes Retail Park on the outskirts of town.
The town also has several larger supermarkets, including Tesco and Morrisons. Every Monday the town hosts one of the best open air markets in Yorkshire, which attracts visitors from miles around.
Of interest locally
Selby Town Hall is regarded as being one of the best live venues in the area with regular performances of music, dance, drama and comedy. Local sports clubs on offer include rugby, football, cricket and motor sport.
Selby Abbey is one of the relatively few surviving abbey churches of the medieval period, and is also one of the biggest. The Abbey’s east window contains original medieval glass, while the 14th century Washington window features the heraldic arms of the ancestors of George Washington.
How to find us
Located in Moat Way, Brayton, Fernbank Court can be easily reached via the A19, which connects to the A63 and junction 12 of the A1(M). Train services from Selby railway station run directly to London King's Cross, Leeds, Manchester Piccadilly, York and other destinations.
Arriva have a bus depot in Selby, offering a range of local services, as well as to the wider area of Goole, Doncaster, Leeds, Pontefract, Wakefield and York. Thornes Independent also runs bus services in the area.
Distance to GP: 1 miles
Distance to shop: 0.28 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.17 miles
Distance to Post Office: 0.5 miles