Exeter Church Charities – Exeter, Devon

Accommodation

Pleasant first floor flat, Pinhoe Road, Exeter, EX4 8EE.

Hall, lounge with adjoining kitchen, double bedroom, spacious bathroom with overhead shower.

A community of 12 properties, with attractive communal gardens. Local shops and doctors’ surgery nearby.

An architect designed flat, built in 2000, with a fitted kitchen and gas central heating.

This first floor almshouse flat is ideally suited for a single person.

Criteria

  • Aged 55 or over.
  • In need, hardship or distress.
  • Be of limited financial means.
  • Have an Exeter connection.
  • Be capable of independent living.

Contact Details

Andrew Crossley (Surveyor and Clerk to the Trustees)

Tel: 01392 860690

Email: andrew@cherryandcherry.co.uk


Charity of Ann Edwards – Gloucester

Accommodation

One bedroomed bungalow and two bedroomed house available at Ann Edwards Mews, Abbeydale, Gloucester.
Near local church, supermarket, bus routes and community centres. A total of eight houses and bungalows set round an attractive courtyard.

Criteria

Applicants must

  • have an active Christian faith
  • be in necessitous circumstances (financial, health, age etc),
  • with a preference for the widowed or for children of deceased clergy in the Diocese of Gloucester.

Contact Details

Please contact Kathryn Warner, Clerks to the Trustees, for further information
kwarner@glosdioc.org.uk


Cheltenham Almshouses & Aid – Cheltenham

Accommodation

A bright sunny one bedroom flat in a large house, which has recently been refurbished to a high standard. 

Access to a shared communal garden, and easy access to town. 

Criteria

Ladies only, as set down by the Charity’s constitution
Aged 55 or over.

Have proven total assets and savings of less than £25,000.

To be of good character, and able to live as part of a community.

Contact details

Tel: 01242 522180

admin@cheltenhamalms.org.uk


Peace Cottages – Hunton, Kent

Accommodation

Peace Cottages, Hunton, Kent. One of five almshouses in a rural setting. Suitable for single person.

Criteria

  • Aged over 55,
  • Non-smoker
  • Preferably with a connection to Hunton.
    Further selection criteria may apply.

Contact Details

Liz Oliver on 01622 820200 or Roger Sawtell on 01622 820731 for an application form.


Partis College Almshouses Bath Somerset BA1 3QD

Accommodation

One bedroom unfurnished, self-contained, substantially refurbished house with small garden.  Grade 1 listed so accommodation is not suitable for those with limited mobility.

Criteria

  • For older women living on a low income and in need of an affordable home.
  • Partis College is a welcoming Christian community and is open to all (no geographical limitation.)

Contact Details

Mrs Debra Cox, Office Manager

Tel: 01225 421532

Email: admin@partiscollege.org.uk

Website: www.partiscollege.com


St John’s Almshouse – Sherborne, Dorset

Accommodation
Room 4 and Room 8, both with ensuite shower room.
Shared Dining Room, Sitting Rooms, and Gardens

Criteria
Pension age, good mobility to manage stairs. Independent

Contact Details
St John’s House Tel.: 01935 813245 email: assistantmanagers@hotmail.co.uk