349 Benwell Lane
NE15 6NG

Manager: Ms. Patricia J Embleton
0191 274 0136

Warden: Mrs. Heather Brennan
0191 274 0135


Built 1982

• 40 studio flats, each self-contained with its own private front door

• Each has a bedsitting room, bathroom (bath with over head shower) and kitchen

• Emergency alarm (Warden Call) & smoke detector in each flat

• Communal lift, lounge, laundry, guest facilities, garden


• Resident Warden

• Domestic staff

• 24 hour Warden Call


• All gas, electricity & water rates covered by the Estate Management Charity of the Hospital of St.Mary the Virgin

• TV licences paid for over 60s who are retired and/or work no more than 15 hours per week

• Fortnightly cleaning to support residents’ own cleaning

• Repairs & maintenance

• Some limited onsite parking for visitors

• Library facilities for books and DVDs

Residents’ contributions

Currently £86 per week.


• Bus stop (Nos. 31,32) 2 minutes’ walk; Adelaide Shopping Centre with a post office, library, bakery, hairdresser & cafes a short bus journey away; doctor’s surgery & dentist on nearby Delaval Road.

• Town centre: 1 mile (at most)