Sheltered Housing & Accommodation Houghton le Spring
Houghton-le-Spring is a town located in Tyne and Wear, England. It is the administrative centre for the City of Sunderland and has a population of around 19,000. Historically, the town has been a major centre for coal mining and industry, though today the economy is largely based on retail, commerce and finance.
Notable landmarks and cultural attractions in Houghton-le-Spring include the Houghton Feast, an annual fair that has been held since the 14th century, St Michael and All Angels Church and the Houghton Hall Park.
Houghton-le-Spring is an attractive destination for retirees and older adults, as it has a number of amenities and facilities geared towards this demographic. There are several housing developments specifically designed for the elderly, as well as medical facilities, community events such as the Houghton Feast and a number of leisure activities. There are also a number of local cafes and pubs, providing a great place