Hanover Gardens in Scunthorpe offers 31 apartments with maintained landscaped gardens, residents’ lounge and private car parking facilities. Located in the Ashby area of Scunthorpe, the properties are close to local GP Surgeries, pharmacies, a post office, library, shops and coach station, plus a weekly market is also held. The estate is conveniently situated with bus services to the town centre and a weekly courtesy bus to an out of town supermarket picking up nearby.
At Hanover Gardens coffee mornings, games sessions and trips out for lunch take place, giving you every opportunity to socialise with the resident community. There is also a home library service in the lounge. Having a professional on-site manager will mean that not only will you be able to access further help and support if you need it but also they will ensure the buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs, are taken care of.
Around and about
Scunthorpe has two major shopping centres at the Foundry and the Parishes. There are also many popular retailers on the High Street. Larger shopping centres are available in nearby Grimsby, Hull, Doncaster, Lincoln, Leeds and Sheffield. You’ll find all the major supermarkets have stores here.
Other facilities include The Pods leisure centre, a museum, art galleries, craft centres, several pubs and a multiplex cinema near the town centre.
History and culture
For those with an interest in history and art, the North Lincolnshire Museum and the Visual Arts Centre are worth a visit. Musical and theatrical events take place at The Baths Hall and The Plowright Theatre.
Normanby Hall Country Park is not far away for an enjoyable day out, with its award winning gardens and historic Regency mansion. The Farming Museum re-creates rural life in years gone by and gives an insight into what North Lincolnshire was like then.
Although the town itself is quite industrial, it is surrounded by open farmland and wooded areas. Nearby towns and cities include Hull, Doncaster and Grimsby.
Scunthorpe railway station has trains from Manchester Airport to Cleethorpes. The town’s bus station is off Fenton Street for services within and out of the town. Humberside Airport is a short drive to the east along the M180. Hanover Gardens is located just off the A18 not far from the Holme Hall golf course.
Distance to GP: 0.5 miles
Distance to shop: 0.28 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.08 miles
Distance to Post Office: 1 miles