Heywood Lonsdale Court

Retirement housing
Glebe Street, Wellington, Shropshire, TF1 1SL
Glebe Street, Wellington, Shropshire, TF1 1SL

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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

"Heywood Lonsdale Court, situated in a quiet area of Wellington in Shropshire, provides 32 spacious one bedroom flats. Each flat has a large fitted kitchen with an oven, hob and a fridge freezer. On-si..." Show more "Heywood Lonsdale Court, situated in a quiet area of Wellington in Shropshire, provides 32 spacious one bedroom flats. Each flat has a large fitted kitchen with an oven, hob and a fridge freezer. On-site facilities include a communal lounge, laundry room and a guest bedroom. The court is within a five minute walk to the town centre, which boasts a good selection of shops, a popular market, doctors and dentists. There is a train and bus station in the town that runs regular services to many parts of the country.

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
32 flats. Built in 1977. Sizes 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 150 yards; shop 150 yards; post office 400 yards; town centre 150 yards; GP 150 yards; social centre 150 yards.
Regular Social Activities include: regular coffee mornings, lunch club/meals, exercise/fitness class, social events, outings or trips. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (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).
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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