Cambridge Victoria Homes – Cambridgeshire

Accommodation

A one bedroom bungalow set in a quiet location near Midsummer Common and Cambridge City Centre. 

Part of a small gated community of 16 bungalows set in landscaped grounds.   

Facilities on site include a pavilion and lawns for social activities, and allotment plots for those wishing to grow their own vegetables and flowers.

The vacant property is a modern centrally heated bungalow, part of a terrace.  

It comprises an entrance hall, lounge, one bedroom with a small boxroom off, bathroom (with both shower and bath) and a modern kitchen /dining area.  It also includes a pleasant east facing rear private garden together with a shed. 

Criteria

Applicants must be over 60 years of age, either single or a couple, demonstrate a social or financial need, capable of living independently and willing to join in the community activities. 

Applications from local residents in Cambridge or members of a Friendly Society are particularly encouraged. 

Residents are beneficiaries of the Charity and pay a subsidised levy towards the costs of maintenance of the site, its properties and administration.   Each resident is responsible for paying their own utilities and heating bills and council tax.

For further information

Tel: 01223 355103

Address: 38 Victoria Homes, Victoria Road, Cambridge, CB4 3DX

E Mail: cambridgevictoria@btconnect.com

Website: www. cambridgevictoriahomes.btck.co.uk


Dr Milley’s – Lichfield, Staffs

Accommodation

Studio apartment, with separate kitchen & bathroom, recently redecorated & recarpeted, with secluded garden, close to the City centre

Criteria

Single women of all ages, must be able to live independently as there is no on-site warden.

Contact Details

drmilleys@hotmail.com
07580971928


The Foundation of Edward Storey – Cambridge

Accommodation

1 bedroom ground floor flat in Cannon Court, Church Street, Cambridge CB4 1ED

For further details about our sites, see our website: www.edwardstorey.org.uk

Criteria

Applicants must be:

  • Aged 50+
  • In need, hardship or distress
  • At least 3 years’ current or past residence in Cambridgeshire
  • Capable of independent living

Contact details

Mrs Jinty Keir (Deputy Clerk)

Tel: 01223 364405

Email: info@edwardstorey.org.uk


Barton & Royle Homes – Turvey, Bedfordshire

Accommodation

– Barton & Royle Homes is situated in a private close on the outskirts of Turvey in Bedfordshire.

Our accommodation provides 26 self-contained one bedroomed bungalows, designed for older single people or couples to live independently.

We have a Community Hall and a Guest Bungalow on site for use by family and friends.

There is also an on-site Warden and emergency call facility in all the bungalows.

During the Spring of 2021 we will be looking for new residents for three of our bungalows.

Criteria

The charity provides housing for older, single people or couples who are capable of independent living;

can demonstrate a social or financial need and can demonstrate an association with either the Parish of Turvey or the Borough of Bedford.

Contact details

Sue Newman, Clerk to Trustees,

email: snewman2109@virginmedia.com

Tel: – 07846 879444


The Methodist Homestead – Northampton

Accommodation

We have two vacant homes on our site, which consists of 24 semi-detached single storey cottages located around a large-grassed area, these provide independent living in an ecumenical Christian community for those of retirement age.

These two cottages have just been refurbished and are double glazed with full gas central heating.  Each comprise of a bedroom, living room, kitchen and wetroom with shower – the cottages are suitable for those with limited mobility.

The cottages each have a small garden.

Criteria

Enquiries would be welcomed from anyone, from all Christian denominations and over retirement age, seeking independent living sheltered accommodation.

We do ask our residents to provide the contact details of a family member or friend who lives nearby who can be kept informed in the event of the resident becoming unwell or in an emergency, and who can provide or arrange support or domestic care if the need arises.

Contact details

Alistair Cochran

Clerk to the Trustees

office@homesteadcottages.org.uk

or on our website www.homesteadcottages.org.uk