Richard Bigg Almshouse – Hurst

A mid terrace, two storey, self-contained cottage with front and rear access built in 2019 designed to accommodate a couple.

The cottage comprises 1-2 double bedrooms, two wet rooms with wc’s and an open plan lounge/kitchen with dining area. The kitchen is fully fitted with an electric hob, oven, microwave

and fridge/freezer. An onsite communal laundry room includes a commercial washer and dryer.

There is onsite parking. There are six other cottages on the site. The village shop and post office are a five-minute walk and a bus service offers access to Reading, Twyford, Winnersh and Wokingham.

To be considered applicants must be:

  • In reduced financial circumstances with a real housing need
  • In reasonably good health but capable of independent living
  • To live in the parish of Hurst or adjacent parishes
  • Key workers may be considered
  • No pets
  • No smoking
  • Residents are appointed by the Trustees as beneficiaries and pay a maintenance charge instead of rent

Mrs Lorraine Gladdish, Clerk to the Trustees
Phone: 0787 2022321

John Lane Almshouses (Managed by Wycombe Almshouses) – Wycombe, Buckinghamshire


I bed semi-detached bungalow.

Would suit single or couple

1 double Bedroom


Shower room

Kitchen (with hob, oven, extractor fan, fridge/freezer)

Private garden (we employ a gardener)

Off-Street parking

Gas central heating

Close to High Wycombe town centre


Age 50 plus

High Wycombe Connection

Contact Details

We are looking to interview in March, property will be available from April (approx.)

Please apply to Wycombe Almshouses email, post or telephone


Tel: 01494 472744


Paul Turner (Almshouses Manager)

Wycombe Almshouses

The Office, 13 Chichester Close

High Wycombe HP13 6AU

Betenson Almshouses – Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent

  • One Double bedroom
  • Kitchen
  • Wet Room Shower
  • Separate WC
  • Lounge / Diner
  • Ground Floor
  • Of poor disposition
  • Over 55 yrs of age
  • Living or known in the Ancient parish of Wrotham

Expressions of interest to the Clerk in the first instance:

The Clerk
Rookery Dene
Long Mill Lane
St Marys Platt
Kent TN15 8NA

The Hartley Trust – Oxford

We currently have a first floor 2 bedroom apartment available in a village location just outside the City centre.  We will consider single applicants or couples.

Applicants must be aged over 60 years of age, able to live independently and living in Berkshire or Oxfordshire. Sorry no pets

For further information, or to request an application form please contact the Trust Office on 01635 551530, email or visit our website

Roger Manwood  Trust Almshouses – Canterbury, Kent

Two houses: each with 2 bedrooms and a bathroom on the first floor. Lounge, kitchen and toilet on ground floor.

  • Aged 50+
  • lived in Canterbury or district for at least 3 years.
  • single person, or couple, looking for suitable accommodation, but with limited finances.

Administration Assistant or phone 07592 968036

Old Windsor United Charities

The Penny Royal Almshouses are unfurnished bungalows designed with the needs of older people in mind. Each bungalow has a bedroom, sitting room, kitchen and bathroom with access to communal gardens.

The eligibility criteria are as follows:

  • Elderly
  • Of limited financial means
  • Of good character

Already living in the Parish of Old Windsor or a relative of someone who lives in the Parish of Old Windsor.

Clerk to the Trustees
36A Crimp Hill Road
Old Windsor

Tel: 07444 486794

Barlow and Ellyett Homes, Shirley, Southampton

One bedroom self-contained flat in conservation area.

Single occupancy only. Heating and hot water supplied, electricity metered and responsibility of resident.  Laundry facilities, communal lounge and quiet gardens.


Single ladies not less than 55yrs of age and of limited means who have a connection to Southampton and lived in the SO post code area for more than twelve months.

No healthcare is provided so must be able to care for oneself and not have serious health issues.  Non smoker and no pets.

Contact Details:

Please contact Mrs Jane Bowen, or telephone 023 8086 9160