Halton Heights

Retirement housing
Priory Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 3NW
Priory Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 3NW

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Manager's Description

"An active scheme overlooking Ore valley and close to The Bridge community centre. Close to local shops and amenities. Bus services to the town centre and trains from Ore station to London, Brighton an..." Show more "An active scheme overlooking Ore valley and close to The Bridge community centre. Close to local shops and amenities. Bus services to the town centre and trains from Ore station to London, Brighton and Ashford.

You can apply to be housed through Hastings Borough Council. Once you've done this & have been accepted you'll be placed on a waiting list where you will either:

* Have the opportunity to use the choice based lettings scheme that operates in that area to bid (register an interest) on a property or;
* You will be placed on the local authority waiting list where you will be offered an appropriate property according to your need" Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
32 flats. Built in 1973. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Visiting management staff (Out of Hours staff team), Non-resident management staff (part time) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Stair lift(s), Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 50 yards; shop 0.25 mile(s); post office 1.5 mile(s); town centre 2 mile(s); GP 1.5 mile(s); social centre 50 yards.
Regular social activities include: bingo,them nights, BBQs, quiz nights, table sales, raffles, games, and entertainers for events., organised by residents committee members, and scheme manager arranges coffee mornings and tenant liaison meetings. New residents accepted from 65 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (on a case by case basis).
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 11/01/2022   Update info

Availability

Check with Optivo - 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
Number / size of facilities
Quality of the building and facilities
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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