Offering a range of 40 Extra Care retirement apartments, Hill View Manor in Knaresborough is conveniently located for local shops, transport links and amenities. On-site facilities here include a comfortable lounge, restaurant, hair salon and treatment room, plus attractive landscaped gardens with seating areas.
You won’t have to worry about maintenance of the buildings/grounds as they are taken care of by the on-site manager, who can also assist you with accessing further help and support if required. Plus you’ll have plenty of chances to meet with your neighbours at the regular coffee mornings, music events, games sessions and film shows that take place.
In the local area
Knaresborough’s main High Street has a good range of stores and supermarkets. You'll find the oldest chemist shop in England in the picturesque square, where a popular market takes place every Wednesday. There are charming tea rooms, historic pubs and some great fish and chip shops.
For sports fans there are football, cricket and rugby clubs plus a swimming pool.
Points of interest
Once a royal residence, Knaresborough Castle overlooks the River Nidd. It’s said that Richard II was once imprisoned in the keep. You can enjoy the fine view of the magnificent viaduct over the river from the castle’s Bebra Gardens.
At the bottom of the steps you can enjoy a stroll along the riverside, perhaps visiting Mother Shipton’s Cave and petrifying well. Believed to be England’s oldest tourist attraction, it’s the birthplace of the renowned 15th century prophetess.
Where we are
Easily accessed via the A59 York Place, Hill View Manor is also within easy reach of junction 47 of the A1(M). The town also has a mainline railway station offering services to Harrogate, York and Leeds.
There are frequent bus services serving Knaresborough and surrounding areas, including Harrogate and York. Community bus services also operate on popular local routes. Leeds Bradford International Airport in Yeadon serves the area, with destinations across the UK and around the world.
Distance to GP: 0.17 miles
Distance to shop: 0 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.05 miles
Distance to Post Office: 0.5 miles