Edmund Bacon Court

Retirement housing
Aylsham Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 2BL
Aylsham Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 2BL

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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

"Situated on the outskirts of Norwich City, Edmund Bacon Court consists of 43 flats, 28 of which are one bedroom, one is two bedroom and the remaining 14 are single studio style flats. All are fully se..." Show more "Situated on the outskirts of Norwich City, Edmund Bacon Court consists of 43 flats, 28 of which are one bedroom, one is two bedroom and the remaining 14 are single studio style flats. All are fully self-contained, centrally heated with fitted kitchens including cooker and hood. Court facilities include a guest room, laundry room, communal lounge. Buses run from outside the scheme to Anglia Square and Norwich City Centre. These two locations provide all the local amenities for residents.
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
43 flats, houses. Built in 1979 and renovated in 2015. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom, 3 bedroom. Includes mobility and wheelchair standard properties.
Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 300 yards; post office 300 yards; town centre 0.5 mile(s); GP 200 yards.
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, bingo, social events, arts and crafts, outings or trips, shop/stall, charity lunches and sales.. New residents accepted from 55 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced (subject to Housing & Care 21's pets policy).
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)
Care provider: Care UK

Info updated: 01/06/2016   Update info

Availability

Housing 21 welcomes enquiries for future vacancies in this Court.

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

"A friendly and active residents community. Residents are like a big family, the scheme is very nice and many people are looking to move to this court...." Show more
"A friendly and active residents community. Residents are like a big family, the scheme is very nice and many people are looking to move to this court. Housing 21 has done a lot of upgrading and the court is now a modern place to live in. Better than good!" Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019
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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