Partis College Almshouses Bath Somerset BA1 3QD


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


  • 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



Chubbs Almshouses – Crewkerne, Somerset


A Grade II listed, two-storey, terraced house, suitable for single occupancy.
The property was built in 1604, but is fully modernised. 
Ground Floor: toilet, kitchen, sitting room, stairs to..
First floor: bedroom with en suite shower room with toilet
Outside there is a small garden


  • Be over 60 years of age
  • Already live or Crewkerne, West Crewkerne, Hewish or Misterton.
  • the applicant must have had a strong connection with one of these places in the past (did the applicant live here once?  Did the applicant work here?)
  • The applicant needs to qualify financially.  If the applicant receives a Government Benefit, it is likely (but not guaranteed) that the applicant will qualify for an Almshouse. 
  • If the applicant is borderline for Benefits, it is also worth applying.
  • The applicant must also be able, both mentally and physically, to look after him/herself (again as defined by Government Guidelines).
  • The applicant must be of ‘good character’.

Contact Details

Sheila Seymour – Clerk to the Trustees

The Charity of Mabel Shickle – Tudor House, Winchcombe


The Charity of Mabel Shickle, have a first floor flat at Tudor House, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, available from November 2019.


  • Single person
  • married couple


For further details please contact in writing to:

Martin Pod

14 Stancombe View, Winchcombe. G154 5LF

Perry Almshouses – Winterbourne, Gloucestershire


A residence has become available within Perry Almshouses on Dragon Road. The house is single occupancy and comprises of a lounge, small kitchen and bathroom, an upstairs bedroom with communal laundry and gardens. The successful applicant will be required to pay a monthly maintenance contribution


Applicants must meet the below criteria:

  • Unable to afford a home of their own
  • Aged 60 years or over (or if younger, are unable to maintain themselves through ill-health, accident or infirmity)
  • Anyone within the ancient parish of Winterbourne. If born within the parish, should have been a resident there for not less than 5 years or if born elsewhere should have been a resident for not less than 10 years prior to application; with preference being given to those who are actively involved in a Christian denomination.
  • In need

Contact Details

For further information and/or an application form please phone 07968 317324. The deadline for completed applications is 23rd August 2019

Taunton Heritage Trust, Somerset

Accommodation details:

We have 66, one bedroom flats across 5 sites in Taunton for the over 60s, with a connection to Taunton, and capable of independent living.

We provide Warden assistance and a 24 hour piper alarm system.

Contact details:

Please visit our website or ring the office on 01823 335348 for more information and an application form.

Taunton Heritage Trust
Huish Homes
Magdalene Street
Somerset TA1 1SG

St John’s Almshouse – Sherborne, Dorset

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

Pension age, good mobility to manage stairs. Independent

Contact Details
St John’s House Tel.: 01935 813245 email: