Lonsdale Court

Extra care housing
Pategill, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 8LD
Pategill, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 8LD

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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

"This is a mixed court of extra care and sheltered properties consisting of 29 one bedroom and studio flats situated in the market town of Penrith. Some properties are of mobility standard and there ar..." Show more "This is a mixed court of extra care and sheltered properties consisting of 29 one bedroom and studio flats situated in the market town of Penrith. Some properties are of mobility standard and there are also some wheelchair properties. There are on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days) and non-resident management staff. Facilities include lift, lounge, restaurant, laundry, guest facilities and garden. The bus stop is a short walk for travel into the town centre and there is a local shop close by. Residents enjoy regular social activities and some meals are available." Show less

Main Facts

Extra care housing
29 flats. Built in 1977 and renovated in 2001. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom. Includes mobility and wheelchair standard properties.
Extra Care scheme with on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), non-resident management staff
Lift, Lounge, Restaurant open to the public, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site fairly easy. Distances: bus stop 150 yards; shop 50 yards; post office 2 mile(s); town centre 2 mile(s); GP 1 mile(s); social centre 2 mile(s).
Frequent social activities include: coffee mornings, bingo, get together group, dominoes, trips. Meal(s) available (mid-day meal daily). 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)
Care provider: Housing 21

Info updated: 02/04/2009   Update info

Availability

Housing 21 welcomes enquiries for future vacancies in this Court.

Residents' views

A number of residents have taken part in the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards, or used the EAC Residents Consultation Service (RCS); they have given top marks to this scheme for:
Consultation
Meals
Staff role and interaction
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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