Barlow and Ellyett Homes Shirley, Southampton


We currently have a vacancy in our almshouse in Shirley Southampton.

The flat is on the first floor and overlooks a well kept garden. It benefits from a lounge, kitchenette, one bedroom and shower room.  In addition there is a communal lounge and laundry room.

This is open to single occupancy only, non smokers and without pets.


Applications are invited from ladies of 55 years and over who have limited means and a connection to Southampton.

Contact Details

Please call or email Jane Bowen on 07876783880 or

Donnington Hospital Trust – Berkshire


1 bedroom self-contained unfurnished two-storey house adjacent to other almshouse dwellings. Warden supported and near Newbury town centre.

1 bedroom self-contained unfurnished bungalow adjacent to other almshouse dwellings in village location. Warden supported and near other amenities.

1 bedroom self-contained unfurnished single-storey property available in a quiet and tranquil wardened community in the heart of Bray. 


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

Contact Details

Contact the Office Manager on 01635 551530 or by email to to apply for an application form or for further information.

Hurst Consolidated Charity – Lodge Close Almshouses, Hurst, Berkshire


Recently refurbished single, ground floor apartment in a modern almshouse with a rear garden.

The apartment comprises a single bedroom, large shower room with WC, lounge and compact kitchen with electric cooker and fridge/freezer.  A communal laundry room includes a commercial washer and dryer.  There is onsite parking.  There are six other apartments on the site.

The village shop and post office are a 5-minute walk, and a bus service offers access to Reading, Twyford, Winnersh and Wokingham.


To be considered applicants must:

  • Live in the parish of Hurst, Berkshire or adjacent parishes
  • Be in reduced financial circumstances with a real housing need
  • Be n reasonably good health but capable of independent living
  • 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

Contact Details

Mrs Lorraine Gladdish, Clerk to the Trustees.

Phone: 07872 022321,


Willow Almshouses – Petersfield, Hampshire

Registered Charity No. 202986


A one bedroom ground floor flat. Close to town centre and station. Property comprises of hall, lounge with kitchen off, bedroom, shower room, electric heating.


Available for a woman in need aged 60 or over

Applicants must be resident in Petersfield or Sheet.

Willow Almshouses is a registered almshouse charity which was established to provide accommodation specifically for women in need aged 55 and over (this flat block has a minimum age limit of 60) The trustees are aware of equality legislation

Contact Details

For further details and how to apply please email