Preston Trust Homes, Newport, Shropshire

Accommodation

Preston Trust Homes is located in Newport, Shropshire and has a rare vacancy for a retired person or couple seeking an apartment.

The apartment available is on the first floor in a modern building and provides a quiet, safe and comfortable environment.There is a lift giving access to first floor apartments. Apartments are unfurnished and comprise of an entrance hall, lounge, bedroom, kitchen with cooker and bathroom with walk-in shower.

Other facilities include a door entry system, lifeline, fire detection equipment, telephone, television points and car parking space. The complex is for independent living and includes a communal lounge, kitchen, laundry, landscaped gardens and visitors’ parking and is managed by a part-time Manager.

Criteria

  • Applicants must be over 60 years of age
  • Capable of independent living
  • Have links with Shropshire.

Contact Details

Enquiries to be addressed to the Manager John Roberts on
Tel:01952 282050
Mobile: 07903 652416
Email: info@prestontrusthomes.org.uk


The Molyneux Almshouses – Rusthall, Tunbridge Wells, Kent

Accommodation

Small one-bedroom unfurnished semi-detached bungalow with level-access shower room, kitchen, living room and small bedroom. Situated in communal grounds with private road access. There is no warden but life-line for emergencies.

Criteria

  • Applicants must be current, or past, long term residents of Tunbridge Wells,
  • of limited financial means,
  • and able to live independently
  • No smokers

Contact Details

Contact the Chair to the Trustees on 07504 839548 for further information or application pack.  Applications to be received by the end of March.


Walton on Thames Charity, Hersham, Surrey

Accommodation:

Selection of ground and first floor one bedroomed apartments,  set in own grounds, close to local amenities.  Available to over 55’s with a strong local connection. 

  • Modern unfurnished apartments. Note, assistance may be available with furnishings or moving costs if this is a problem.
  • No deposit required
  • Beautiful communal gardens
  • Parking available
  • Scheme Manager onsite everyday
  • 24 hour alarm system
  • Maintenance provided
  • Minibus service provided
  • Activity programme provided

Criteria:

  • Over 55
  • Independent living
  • Strong local connection

Contact Details:

Enquiries to Scheme Managers.

  • Ring Claire on  02033280248 or
  • Emily on 02033280249.

Email: shelteredhousing@waltoncharity.org.uk

Or via website www.waltoncharity.org.uk/sheltered-housing


The Almshouse Charity, Birlingham, Worcestershire

Accommodation:

One bedroom almshouse with garden and outhouse storage in Birlingham, near Pershore, Worcestershire.

Criteria:  

Preference will be given to:

  • applicants of retirement age who have a connection with Birlingham, either that they;
    • have resided or worked in the parish of Birlingham or
    • the surrounding parishes at some time during their lives or
    • have members of their family currently residing in these areas.
  • All applicants will need to demonstrate a need for an Almshouse.

Contact Details:  

Tara Kirkham-Evans, Clerk to the Trustees
Email: tarake1208@googlemail.com


The Hospital of Sir John Hawkins Chatham, Kent

Accommodation

A first-floor flat with a stairlift overlooking the garden and river. Recently refurbished, the flat comprises two bedrooms, sitting room; kitchen and shower room/WC.

Criteria

  • Available for independent needy/disabled people (no carers or matrons on site)
  • who have served in the Royal Navy; Royal Marines; WRNS; QARNNS; Army; RAF
  • or served and been mobilised for active service in the Reserve Forces, RFA or Merchant Navy,
  • or been employed in the construction, maintenance, repair and re-fitting of ships in the Royal Dockyards.

Contact details

Email: hawkinshospital@yahoo.co.uk
www.hawkinshospital.org
T: 07771 530951


The Walker Barstow Homes Trust, York

Accommodation

A one-bedroomed, ground floor flat with bathroom, kitchen, lounge, access to a communal lounge and maintained gardens.

Criteria

The property would suit a retired man or woman who has lived within a ten-mile radius of Lendal Post Office, who is in good health and capable of independent living.

Contact Details

Emma Davis (clerk to the trustees), Letters Property Management Ltd, 11 Walmgate, York YO1 9TX. Tel: 0190 465 5200 Option 2. Email: emma@lettersltd.uk


The Walker Barstow Homes Trust, York

Accommodation

A two bedroom recently refurbished bungalow with bathroom, kitchen, lounge, access to a communal lounge and maintained gardens.

Criteria

The property would suit a retired couple who have lived within a ten-mile radius of Lendal Post Office, who are in good health and capable of independent living.

Contact Details

Emma Davis (clerk to the trustees), Letters Property Management Ltd, 11 Walmgate, York YO1 9TX. Tel: 0190 465 5200 Option 2. Email: emma@lettersltd.uk


Trust of Ellens Cottages, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset

Ground floor linked cottage with living room, kitchen, bedroom and shower room

Criteria

  • Over 60 years old
  • £558 maintenance charge per month inclusive of:
    • heating
    • hot water
    • external lighting
    • gardening
    • water rates

Contact details

For more details, please contact Bruce Poole, Clerk to the Trustees on
T: 07887 802 922
E: bruce.poole02@gmail.com


Thatcham Parochial Almshouse Charity, Berkshire

Thatcham Parochial Almshouse Charity in Thatcham, Berkshire has the following resident vacancy currently available

Accommodation

  • 1st floor one bedroom flat suitable for couple or single person. Stair lift to upper flats. Self-contained, unfurnished and carpeted. Own front door, hallway, living room, fitted kitchen, bedroom and bathroom (with shower). White goods provided.

Criteria

  • Aged over 55 with a housing need
  • Applicants must currently reside in either Thatcham, Greenham, Cold Ash or Midgham (the ancient parish of Thatcham).

Contact Details

Mrs J Davis
Clerk to the Trustees
Council Offices, Brownsfield Rd, Thatcham, Berkshire,
RG18 3HF

Tel: (01635) 863351

email: thatchamcharities@btinternet.com

www.thatchamcharities.org.uk


Old Ben Homes, Lilleshall, Telford, Shropshire

Accommodation
1 Bed First Floor Flat, kitchen, double bedroom, living room, small room for hobbies/storage, shower room, communal gardens, pond for fishing, allotments. Good Bus Route.Available Dec 18

Criteria

  • For people and their families that have worked in the News Trade from Distribution to Retail (non News trade accepted).
  • In receipt of pension/not working
  • ‘In need’ either financially or socially.

Contact Details
Telephone 01952 677257 or email: Angela.farrant@oldbenhomes.com and Alison.finch@oldbenhomes.com