Grounds Court

Retirement housing
Broadfield Lane, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE21 8DU
Broadfield Lane, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE21 8DU

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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

"Grounds Court, in Boston, Lincolnshire has 34 flats including 18 studios and 16 one bedroom flats, with support from the court manager. Onsite facilities include communal lounge with kitchen, utility ..." Show more "Grounds Court, in Boston, Lincolnshire has 34 flats including 18 studios and 16 one bedroom flats, with support from the court manager. Onsite facilities include communal lounge with kitchen, utility room, internal refuse room, lift and guest suite. The scheme is 10 minutes walk from the town centre, however there is a regular bus service every hour from outside the main door. Local amenities include Day Centre, library, restaurant and fitness centre.

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
34 flats. Built in 1976. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 150 yards; shop 440 yards; post office 0.5 mile(s); town centre 1 mile(s); GP 0.5 mile(s); social centre 400 yards.
Weekly Social Activities include: keep fit group, video library club. , 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: 02/04/2009   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

"Due to the very frail health of my father last year, I had cause to visit Grounds Court on multiple occasions. From the manager down, each and every o..." Show more
"Due to the very frail health of my father last year, I had cause to visit Grounds Court on multiple occasions. From the manager down, each and every one of them were like family to me and my mother and I could not have been given more support." Show less

Made by a resident 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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