Nithsdale Mills

Retirement housing
St Michael's Street, Dumfries, Dumfriesshire, DG1 2QQ
St Michael's Street, Dumfries, Dumfriesshire, DG1 2QQ

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Manager's Description

"Situated on St Michael Street and close to the popular Dock Park, Nithsdale Mills provides 51 self contained, one bedroom flats. Within the development there are 3 communal lounges, of which the grou..." Show more "Situated on St Michael Street and close to the popular Dock Park, Nithsdale Mills provides 51 self contained, one bedroom flats. Within the development there are 3 communal lounges, of which the ground floor lounge contains a fully fitted kitchen and also has a TV and DVD player for the use of all tenants. There is also a communal area outside with a garden, benches and a secure area for mobility scooters. To ensure the safety and security of residents, there are CareCall Units in each flat and also CCTV within the communal areas.

Although both the town centre and the hospital are only a 10 minute walk away, there is a regular bus service which runs every 20 minutes. There are also 2 supermarkets in close proximity and the ‘Food Train’ service is also utilised for those that require their shopping to be delivered. Local amenities within walking distance include a Post Office, Hairdressers, Chinese takeaway, Indian restaurant, fish and chip shop and a 24 hour garage/shop." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
51 flats. Built in 1992. Sizes 1 bedroom. Includes wheelchair standard properties.
Resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, parking facilities
Regular Social Activities. New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 05/02/2007   Update info

Availability

Check with Loreburn Housing Association - 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).

Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards

"Great place with amazing tenants. Tenants committee fund raise year round to ensure social activities for all. Warm and friendly place to work for sta..." Show more
"Great place with amazing tenants. Tenants committee fund raise year round to ensure social activities for all. Warm and friendly place to work for staff." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2017
Memberships
ERoSH: The organisation that manages this scheme is a member of ERoSH, the national consortium for sheltered and retirement housing.
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