Brown Court

Retirement housing
Atkinson Road, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65 2LZ
Atkinson Road, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65 2LZ

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Managed by
Housing 21
Supporting independence and choice for older people through affordable housing and care.

Housing 21 is a leading national provider of retirement housing and care services for people aged 55 and above.

Manager's Description

"Brown Court consists of a total of 34 one bedroom properties, all suitable for one or two people, 28 of these are flats, but there are also 6 bungalows available. The court is situated very close to A..." Show more "Brown Court consists of a total of 34 one bedroom properties, all suitable for one or two people, 28 of these are flats, but there are also 6 bungalows available. The court is situated very close to Ashby Town Centre and all local amenities, but also has the advantage of having attractive views of open countryside and local wildlife. It has a pleasant communal lounge, laundry room and guest room. There is a 24 hour emergency call system and door entry system for your security.

Our Court Manager Service is an important and integral part of Housing & Care 21’s approach to supporting our residents. It is designed to offer support and security to the court and those residents on court who need it. The service is about promoting and encouraging individuals to maintain their independence in their own home.

Our Managers are also responsible for the day to day running of the court including looking after the Health & Safety, property management and resident engagement." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
34 flats, bungalows. Built in 1977. Sizes 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 10 yards; shop 500 yards; post office 0.75 mile(s); town centre 0.75 mile(s); GP 0.75 mile(s); social centre 6 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, lunch club/meals, bingo, social events, outings or trips, shop/stall, local stroke club, organised by residents' social club. New residents accepted from 62 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced (subject to Housing & Care 21's pets policy).
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 02/04/2009   Update info

Availability

Housing 21 welcomes enquiries for future vacancies in this Court.

Residents' views

Not available - The residents have not taken part in the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards, or used the EAC Residents Consultation Service (RCS).

Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards

"A beautiful part of the country. Lovely town. Well run site. Very nice one bedroom flat. Pleasant grounds. Glad we came."
Made by a resident in 2017
Managed by
Housing 21
Supporting independence and choice for older people through affordable housing and care.

Housing 21 is a leading national provider of retirement housing and care services for people aged 55 and above.

Memberships
ERoSH: The organisation that manages this scheme is a member of ERoSH, the national consortium for sheltered and retirement housing.
National Care Forum: The organisation that runs this care home is a member of the National Care Forum, whose mission is to promote the benefits of the not-for-profit model of care services provision.
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