Torkington Gardens has 32 one and two bed apartments set within two blocks set around a sunny courtyard and lovely gardens. 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.
Centrally located, this development has good access to the high street stores as well as a supermarket just down the road. Local bus services run to the nearby towns of Bourne, Oakham and Peterborough.
The town has a significant retail and retail service sector. The town centre is home to many independents and draws people from a wide area for the pleasure of shopping.
There are numerous gift shops, home ware stores, men's and women's outfitters, shoe shops, and florists, as well as hair salons, beauty therapists, and eateries. There are seven supermarkets and two retail parks with DIY and electrical stores.
Art and Culture
Near Stamford is Burghley House, an Elizabethan mansion. The parkland of the Burghley Estate adjoins the town of Stamford on two sides. Another historic country house near Stamford is Tolethorpe Hall, now host to outdoor theatre productions by the Stamford Shakespeare Company.
Foot bridges cross the Welland at the Meadows, some 500 yards upstream of the Town Bridge, and with the Albert Bridge a similar distance downstream. The Jurassic Way runs from Banbury to Stamford. The Hereward Way runs through the town from Rutland to the Peddars Way in Norfolk, along the Roman Ermine Street and then the River Nene.
How to find us
Stamford is a town on the River Welland in Lincolnshire. It is 92 miles north of London by road, and on the east side of the A1 road to York and Edinburgh. The town railway station has direct services to Leicester, Birmingham and Stansted Airport (via Cambridge) on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line. The main bus routes are two routes to Peterborough, via Helpston or via Wansford, and to Oakham, Grantham, Uppingham and Bourne.
This development is in the heart of Stamford just off the A6121.
Distance to GP: 0.5 miles
Distance to shop: 0.07 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.17 miles
Distance to Post Office: 0.11 miles