Downsland House

Retirement housing
Standford Way, Cuxton, Rochester, Kent, ME2 1LN
Standford Way, Cuxton, Rochester, Kent, ME2 1LN

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Manager's Description

"You will need to register with Medway Council and be accepted onto the housing register, this can be done online at http://www.kenthomechoice.org.uk/medway/

Downsland House is set in lovely gardens..." Show more
"You will need to register with Medway Council and be accepted onto the housing register, this can be done online at http://www.kenthomechoice.org.uk/medway/

Downsland House is set in lovely gardens in a rural area, with a real village atmosphere. Apart from village shops and various amenities, there are also free weekly buses to local supermarkets and also easy access to Strood, Chatham and Maidstone as well as the 151 service which passes through Cuxton on it's way to Kings Hill from Chatham. Downsland House is situated close to the train station.

There is also a complex near by with several restaurants to choose from, as well as a cinema and Gala Bingo." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
11 flats. Built in 1970. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Visiting management staff (Monday to Thursday 8am to 4pm Friday 8am - 3.30pm), Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lounge, Laundry, Garden, Conservatory
Access to site fairly easy. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 150 yards; post office 150 yards; town centre 3 mile(s); GP 200 yards; social centre 3 mile(s).
Weekly social activities include: bingo, social evenings, lunches, trips to the seaside, organised by residents and scheme manager. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 12/05/2020   Update info

Availability

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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).
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