Located on Frome Road in the suburb of Writhlington, Hanover Court offers 37 one bedroom apartments. The estate is set within attractive shared gardens with seating areas. A bus stop, local shops and pub are close by, while a post office and doctors' surgeries can be found within a short bus ride. Regular bus services connect Radstock to the spa town of Bath, Wells, Midsomer Norton and Frome.
An on-site manager looks after the upkeep of the buildings and gardens, as well as helping you to access further help and support if you need it. A wide range of weekly social activities are held in the residents' lounge, including coffee mornings, exercise sessions, games and crafts. The estate also has a laundry room for residents' use.
Radstock is a former mining and railway town located on the old Roman 'Fosse Way'. Once the powerhouse for Bath, Radstock has some unique architecture associated with its mining and Victorian heritage. It has been described as the best preserved former mining town in the country.
Independent retailers in the town offer a range of food, retail and service outlets, and are mostly based in The Street, Fortescue Road and Wells Hill.
Out and about
The former market hall now houses the Radstock Museum which has a range of exhibits which offer an insight into north-east Somerset life since the 19th century. Many of the exhibits relate to local geology and the now disused Somerset coalfields. The town is also home to the famous Writhlington School Orchid collection. The students are now experts in the field of orchid growing and hold many exhibitions throughout the year.
There is a cycle route that runs through Radstock on the old railway line from the Dundas Aqueduct to Frome. The town is close to the historic cities of Bath, Wells and Glastonbury.
Radstock is a town in Somerset, England, 9 miles south west of Bath, and 8 miles north west of Frome. Regular bus services connect Radstock to the spa town of Bath, Wells, Midsomer Norton and Frome.
Distance to GP: 2 miles
Distance to shop: 0.02 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.02 miles
Distance to Post Office: 2 miles