Harvey Longworth CourtHarvey Longworth Court, Goodshaw Avenue, ROSSENDALE, BB4 8QB
Harvey Longworth Court enjoys a semi-rural location just outside the village of Crawshawbooth, between Burnley and Rawtenstall in the Rossendale Valley.
The court offers extensive views of the valley and the area is surrounded by pleasant walks, impressive scenery and miles of open countryside.
Harvey Longworth Court has a range of on-site facilities including a communal lounge and kitchen, communal laundry, en-suite guest room for visiting friends and family, and a car park.
The court has an attractive and well-maintained garden with raised beds where residents grow salads and herbs. There is a large patio area with seating and a barbecue where residents can get together and enjoy the warmer weather. The gardens attract a wide variety of wildlife including birds, ducks, foxes and badgers.
A little further afield is Rawtenstall, which has a twice-weekly market and a cobbled street leading to shops and attractions including the Weavers’ Cottage, Fitzpatrick Temperance Bar and the Footwear Heritage Museum. The town has a range of supermarkets, banks, shops, cafés and restaurants, while Burnley is only five miles away and offers a variety of shops and markets.
The area boasts a range of sporting facilities including a ski slope, swimming baths, Whitworth Park, a sailing club and walks along the Rossendale Way and the Irwell Sculpture Trail.
Buses run every 15 minutes into Burnley, Rawtenstall, Bury and Manchester from a stop near the court. Residents can also use a dial-a-ride service or local taxi companies to get around. The nearest train station is in Burnley and there is a steam railway to local villages and Bury.
- Laundry room
- Guest room
- Car Park
A very active social committee organises the many events taking place in the colourful communal lounge and the attractive landscaped gardens at Harvey Longworth Court. Activities on offer to residents include fairs, afternoon teas, barbecues and suppers; darts, games and quiz nights; bingo and carpet bowls as well as guest artists and speakers. The lawned gardens have plentiful seating areas ideal for relaxing in warm weather and watching the wide variety of wildlife that visits. Keen gardeners are welcome to grow their own produce in the raised beds.
Crawshawbooth has a good range of local amenities including a chip shop, bakery, post office, takeaways and chemist. There is also a newsagent, dry cleaner, hairdresser and a public library.
Harvey Longworth Court enjoys a semi-rural location just outside the village of Crawshawbooth in the Rossendale Valley. The court offers extensive views of the valley and the area is surrounded by pleasant walks and impressive scenery.
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