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Kensington Court Retirement Housing

At Kensington Court retirement housing scheme in Hartlepool, we offer 7 one bedroom and 27 studio purpose-built properties for rent for people over the age of 55. The property is situated close to Hartlepool and has excellent transport links to the city centre, Peterlee and Sunderland. The local shops are within walking distance and include a supermarket, pub, bakery, fish and chip shop and a pharmacy. There are doctor's surgeries in both Throston and on Surgery Lane which are within walking distance and on the local bus route. Other local amenities include a cinema, bingo hall and a marina. 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 Kensington Court we run social activities including social nights, coffee afternoons and day trips. 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 garden with seating area, an on-site laundry and 15 parking spaces.

Service provider

Anchor Hanover Group

Client Groups Served

  • Older Person
  • Parent / Carer


  • Anchor endeavour to be completely transparent about all our charges and fees. For further information please contact us.

    Your monthly fee will range from £479.08 and normally includes your rent, service charge, heating, hot water and water rates.

    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.


Physical Environment Accessibility

Are your premises accessible?
Is there accessible parking on site?


Do you have accessible/disabled toilets?