Hanover Point in Stockton is a development of 30 apartments and one bungalow with shared gardens and private car parking facilities. Located in a residential area on the edge of Stockton, the properties are close to a supermarket, pub serving food, post office and chemist. There is also a regular bus service into Stockton town centre, just a 10 minute journey away.
You won’t have to worry about buildings and grounds maintenance or repairs as an on-site manager looks after these points, as well as helping you to access further help and support if you need it. There is a strong sense of community and residents often arrange events, with regular coffee mornings and other social activities taking place at the local day centre. A mobile library also visits the estate.
Stockton-on-Tees is a town located on the banks of the River Tees. Stockton was once a rich agricultural area and in medieval times it developed as a prosperous market town. The popular shopping area, the Castlegate Centre sits on a site that was once a Norman Castle. There are plenty of amenities in the town including a leisure centre, sports clubs, the beautiful Wynward Woodland park and a nature reserve.
Points of interest
Stockton is famous for its association with the Stockton and Darlington Railway. In 1825 the world's first steam hauled passenger train ran on this railway line. Stockton boasts the oldest railway station building in the world. There are also some fine historic buildings in the town, including the world's oldest Georgian theatre, dating from 1766.
In recent years the creation of the Tees Barrage has produced a deep, clean waterway and helped upstream Tees become an impressive international water sports destination.
The development is conveniently situated just off the A1027, near the A19. Regular bus services run to nearby Middlesbrough, Billingham, Sedgefield and Thornaby. The mainline station has frequent trains running into Sunderland and Newcastle.
Distance to GP: 1 miles
Distance to shop: 0.28 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.01 miles
Distance to Post Office: 1 miles