For some of our Retirement Housing estates we have agreements with the local authority to let a percentage of our vacant properties to people nominated by them. Hanover’s agreement for this estate is that all of the allocations are managed by the local authority, London Borough of Hackney, who can be contacted on 0208 356 2929.
Parton Lodge in Hackney consists of 31 apartments with a shared lounge, gardens and a guest room. Close to the site is a large supermarket and a good range of local amenities.
An on-site manager looks after buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs, as well as offering further advice and support as required. Plus, with Hanover’s 24 hour emergency call system, you can relax in the knowledge that you have access to help and assistance should you ever need it.
Around and about
All the facilities you are likely to need exist in Hackney, including banks, chain stores, independent shops, main library, post office, restaurants, Broadway market plus the main Stratford shopping centre. London Fields Lido is home to London’s only 50-metre heated outdoor pool. Entry is free to the popular Hackney City Farm, which has goats, rabbits, sheep, geese, an in-house cafe and farm shop.
There are also plenty of GPs, dental surgeries and opticians to choose from in the area. Victoria Park in London’s Tower Hamlets is a large park with canals, ponds, a pavilion, tennis courts and a sports ground, which also hosts concerts in the summer.
Of interest locally
Now completely repaired and restored by the National Trust, Sutton House is a rare example of a Tudor red-brick house, also now established as an arts and education centre for east London.
A diverse cultural quarter thrives in Hackney, with theatre, cinema, museums, art galleries, festivals and a great music scene. This includes the Hackney Empire, a restored music hall offering a wide variety of entertainment, the independent Rio Cinema which showcases the annual Turkish Film Festival, the Vortex Jazz Club and the Hackney Museum. The Shoreditch Festival offers with cultural performances in one of Shoreditch’s most historic locations.
How to get here
Located on Laurel Street, Parton Lodge is only a short walk from Dalston Junction underground station.
Hackney is served by two overground lines; the North London Line crosses from west to east while the East London Line runs from Highbury and Islington towards destinations including Clapham Junction, Crystal Palace, Croydon and New Cross. Services from Hackney Downs station include Liverpool Street, Enfield Town and Cheshunt. A variety of bus services operate into the city centre.
Distance to GP: 0.5 miles
Distance to shop: 1 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.3 miles
Distance to Post Office: 1.3 miles