Freestone Court

Retirement housing
Valingers Place, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 5HF
Valingers Place, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 5HF

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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

"Freestone Court, located just a short distance from King’s Lynn town centre, provides 16 one bedroom flats and 16 well proportioned bedsits. On-site facilities at the court include a communal lounge..." Show more "Freestone Court, located just a short distance from King’s Lynn town centre, provides 16 one bedroom flats and 16 well proportioned bedsits. On-site facilities at the court include a communal lounge, guest room, resident court manager and a beautifully arranged communal garden. The communal spaces at Freestone Court are decorated and furnished to a high standard in order to provide a warm and  welcoming environment, whilst each flat has a fitted kitchen with an oven and fridge freezer.

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
32 flats. Built in 1974 and renovated in 2016. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom.
Resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 400 yards; shop 100 yards; post office 400 yards; town centre 600 yards; GP 600 yards.
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, lunch club/meals, exercise/fitness class, bingo, social events, alternative therapies, outings or trips, shop/stall, organised by residents' social club. New residents accepted from 55 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 18/04/2011   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).
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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