Dobson Court

Retirement housing
Croydon Drive, Newton Heath, Greater Manchester, M40 2NR
Croydon Drive, Newton Heath, Greater Manchester, M40 2NR

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Manager's Description

"This scheme benefits from attractive communal gardens which can be enjoyed by all residents"

Main Facts

Retirement housing
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)
72 flats. Built in 1968. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom, 3 bedroom.
Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Garden, Community centre, Activities room
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site fairly easy. Distances: bus stop 400 yards; shop 700 yards; post office 999 yards; town centre 1.5 mile(s); GP 1 mile(s); social centre 400 yards.
Regular Social activities include: breakfast club, outings, bingo, and social evenings, organised by Tenant's Committee. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Cats only generally accepted, but not to be replaced.
Housing Authority: Manchester
Social Care Authority: Manchester

Info updated: 05/10/2015
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