Lees Court

Extra care housing
46 Ribble Avenue, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 0HW
46 Ribble Avenue, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 0HW

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Managed by
Anchor
We believe that later life is for living

Anchor is the largest provider of specialist housing and care for people in later life in England. We're proudly not-for-profit, which means every penny we make is reinvested into maintaining our properties, improving our services and building more homes for people in later life.

Manager's Description

"At Lees Court Extra Care Housing in Darwen, we offer 11 one bedroom and 27 studio purpose-built properties for rent for people over the age of 55. We also offer on-site support from trained care staff..." Show more "At Lees Court Extra Care Housing in Darwen, we offer 11 one bedroom and 27 studio purpose-built properties for rent for people over the age of 55. We also offer on-site support from trained care staff should you require any additional help.

The property is situated close to Darwen and has excellent transport links to the town centre and Blackburn. The local shops are within walking distance and include supermarkets, a post office, a bakery and hairdressers. There are several doctors' surgeries and a health centre nearby. Other local amenities include a leisure centre and a nearby nature reserve.

We understand that sometimes you like to be alone and at other times you may want to be more sociable. Our properties give you that freedom. At Lees Court we run social activities including coffee mornings, Wii activities, film nights and a book club.

You will not need to worry about maintenance and repairs or gardening upkeep as we take care of those. We provide a wide range of facilities, including a communal lounge, a guest room, a garden with seating area, an on-site laundry and five parking spaces." Show less

Main Facts

Extra care housing
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)
39 flats. Built in 1975 and renovated in 2007. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom.
Extra Care scheme with on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), Non-resident management staff (24 hours, 7 days) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Hairdressing salon
Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 3 yards; shop 20 yards; post office 440 yards; town centre 1 mile(s); GP 1 mile(s); social centre 1 mile(s).
Monthly Social activities include: coffee mornings and bingo, organised by residents, warden. New residents accepted from 55 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (subject to conditions).
Housing Authority: Blackburn with Darwen
Social Care Authority: Blackburn with Darwen

Info updated: 15/05/2021
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Availability

Anchor welcomes enquiries for future vacancies in this extra care housing scheme.
Managed by
Anchor
We believe that later life is for living

Anchor is the largest provider of specialist housing and care for people in later life in England. We're proudly not-for-profit, which means every penny we make is reinvested into maintaining our properties, improving our services and building more homes for people in later life.

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