Colin Broughton Court

Retirement housing
St Albans Road, Bulwell, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG6 9JL
St Albans Road, Bulwell, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG6 9JL

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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

"Colin Broughton Court has a total of 36 properties, 31 of which are one bedroom flats suitable for up to two people, and the remaining 5 are single person studio properties. This popular court is loca..." Show more "Colin Broughton Court has a total of 36 properties, 31 of which are one bedroom flats suitable for up to two people, and the remaining 5 are single person studio properties. This popular court is located in the town of Bulwell in Nottinghamshire and is set in pleasant surroundings, backing onto the local golf course. The scheme has a pleasant communal lounge, laundry room and guest room, and there is a 24 hour emergency call system and a 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
36 flats. Built in 1980. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom. Includes mobility and wheelchair standard properties.
Resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 5 yards; shop 0.5 mile(s); post office 0.5 mile(s); town centre 0.5 mile(s); GP 0.5 mile(s); social centre 1 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, lunch club/meals, exercise/fitness class, bingo, social events, arts and crafts, hairdresser, outings or trips, shop/stall, games night, organised by residents. 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: 12/03/2018   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

"It's a safe and secure place to live, situated on bus, tram and train routes, next to a golf course, giving plenty of places to walk. Everyone is frie..." Show more
"It's a safe and secure place to live, situated on bus, tram and train routes, next to a golf course, giving plenty of places to walk. Everyone is friendly and joins in with activities in the court." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"I came here 16 years ago and I can honestly say I wouldn't want to be anywhere else. Security, friendships, peace of mind. It is a happy place to live..." Show more
"I came here 16 years ago and I can honestly say I wouldn't want to be anywhere else. Security, friendships, peace of mind. It is a happy place to live in. I wouldn't wish for a better place to live than C.B.C." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"When you get to our age you need some peace of mind, people around you who like you. It is lovely here and we are very happy. We are well looked after..." Show more
"When you get to our age you need some peace of mind, people around you who like you. It is lovely here and we are very happy. We are well looked after." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"We like living here because we feel comfortable. Accommodation is lovely and we feel secure here. Bus route is very convenient for us and we have a ma..." Show more
"We like living here because we feel comfortable. Accommodation is lovely and we feel secure here. Bus route is very convenient for us and we have a manager who is very helpful." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Because I feel safe and have a more social life than I've had for a long time."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Brilliant tenants who know how to enjoy lie."
Made by a staff member 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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