Shawholm Crescent

Retirement housing
Pollokshaws, Glasgow, G43 1NZ
Pollokshaws, Glasgow, G43 1NZ

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Manager's Description

"Shawholm Crescent is situated on the south side of Glasgow within easy reach of Pollok Park and other local amenities. Close to the Burrell Collection and Silverburn Shopping Centre, the development p..." Show more "Shawholm Crescent is situated on the south side of Glasgow within easy reach of Pollok Park and other local amenities. Close to the Burrell Collection and Silverburn Shopping Centre, the development provides easy access to excellent public transport links to Glasgow, Edinburgh and the south of Scotland.
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Main Facts

Retirement housing
41 flats. Built in 1985 and renovated in 2010. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom. Includes mobility and wheelchair standard properties.
Non-resident management staff (7 days) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Dining room, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Library
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 200 yards; shop 200 yards; town centre 1 mile(s); GP 400 yards.
Monthly social activities include: socials & coffee afternoons, entertainment, organised by social committee. Meal(s) available (up to 2 meals provided for all tenants). 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: 14/11/2011   Update info

Availability

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

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:
Convenience of the location
Privacy
Quality of the building and facilities
Quality of the garden
Staff role and interaction
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