MacKenzie Court

Retirement housing
7 Shenley Fields Drive, Northfield, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 1XH
7 Shenley Fields Drive, Northfield, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 1XH

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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

"Mackenzie Court, situated in a semi-rural area of Birmingham close Sennerleys Park, consists of 41 double one bedroom flats and all have stunning views of the attractive gardens. On-site facilities i..." Show more "Mackenzie Court, situated in a semi-rural area of Birmingham close Sennerleys Park, consists of 41 double one bedroom flats and all have stunning views of the attractive gardens. On-site facilities include a very pleasant communal lounge, sitting room, sunroom, library, hairdressing salon, laundry room and a twin bedded guest room with shower facilities. There are good local amenities including a newsagents, supermarket, chemist, doctors and a dentist. There are also several local pubs and takeaways and the town centre is a short bus journey away.

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
41 flats. Built in 1991 and renovated in 2016. 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 100 yards; shop 0.5 mile(s); post office 0.5 mile(s); town centre 0.5 mile(s); GP 1 mile(s); social centre 1 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, exercise/fitness class, bingo, social events, hairdresser, outings or trips, home shop delivery, organised by residents' social club. 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

Check with Housing 21 - none notified to EAC - Advertise vacancies / sales.

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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