Hawkshead Court, County Durham
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, DL5 7PE
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Welcome to Hawkshead Court, County Durham
At Hawkshead Court retirement housing scheme in Newton Aycliffe we offer 17 one bedroom and 6 two bedroom purpose-built properties for rent for people over the age of 55.
The property is situated close to the town centre of Newton Aycliffe and has excellent transport links to Darlington, Bishop Auckland and Durham City with the railway station only one mile away. The local shops are within close proximity and include a wide range of stores, a large supermarket, a post office, hairdressers and cafes. There are two doctors' surgeries, one nearby and another on the local bus route. Other local amenities include a town centre swimming pool, a sports complex with a golf course, a visiting library bus and a nearby park with a duck pond.
We understand that sometimes you like to be alone and at other times you may want to be more sociable. Our properties give you that freedom. At Hawkshead Court there are social activities including coffee mornings and a wide range of other events organised at the location.
You will not need to worry about maintenance and repairs or gardening upkeep as we take care of those. We provide a wide range of facilities, including a communal lounge, a guest room, a communal garden with seating area, an on-site laundry and nine parking spaces.
What can we help with?
Want to arrange a visit?
We encourage visits to Hawkshead Court so you can meet the manager and get a feel of what it would be like to live here. You will be able to look around, meet other residents, find out what goes on and ask any questions you may have.
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Find out more about costs and availability
For the most up to date information on availability at Hawkshead Court, our current charges and fees, or to discuss your personal circumstances, please contact us. Our team are here to help answer your questions and provide you with all the information you need to make a considered decision about your future home.Contact us
Life at Hawkshead Court
At Hawkshead Court sheltered housing scheme, we offer purpose-built and well-maintained rented accommodation for people over the age of 55.
Your home will be completely self-contained with your own front door allowing the privacy and independence you expect. It will be easy to maintain, and you will be able to give your new home a personal touch and decorate and furnish it as you wish.
Your kitchen will have fully-fitted units. There will be storage space and lounge and bedroom areas.
Many of the people who live in our properties have arranged broadband and digital or satellite TV and most properties have a telephone point.
You will want to feel safe in your new home and that’s why each of our properties is fitted with an emergency alarm.
Anchor endeavour to be completely transparent about all our charges and fees. Below is indicative pricing to act as a guide to the costs at Hawkshead Court, County Durham. For further information please contact us.
How much does it cost?
Retirement properties for rent
Your monthly fee will range from £483.47 and normally includes your rent, service charge and water rates.
What is included in rental fees?
Our service charge covers all the cost of amenities you share with your neighbours, including the scheme manager service, our 24-hour emergency call service (Anchorcall), repairs and maintenance, window cleaning, gardening and the cleaning of communal areas.
Your local council will be able to advise you about getting help paying your rent and service charge through housing benefit. They will also be able to tell you if they will be paying a grant to us to meet or contribute towards the support cost elements of our services to you.
Our retirement properties have a real community feel where people interact with their neighbours, families and friends, continuing to do all the things they love. Our rented housing locations plan and organise a wide range of activities and events tailored to the interests of the people living in them. Events are varied and many of our rented housing locations choose to set up social committees to include everyone in the planning of communal events and activities.
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Meet the team
At Hawkshead Court, County Durham, you're in good hands.
Our customers really value the service that our scheme managers provide. They are there to make sure that our rented accommodation is welcoming and pleasant to live in. We encourage visits to Hawkshead Court sheltered housing scheme so you can meet our scheme manager and get a feel of what it would be like to live here. You will be able to look around, meet your new neighbours, find out what goes on and ask any questions you may have. It is important to us that you make the right decision and are happy with your choice of new home.
"Hello my name is Diane and I’m one of two scheme managers that job share at Hawkshead Court.
Hawkshead Court is an active scheme with weekly and seasonal activities for those that wish to join in. As an experienced manager I take great pride in every aspect of the service we provide."