Thorpe House

Retirement housing
Thorpe Close, Denton, Greater Manchester, M34 3HN
Thorpe Close, Denton, Greater Manchester, M34 3HN

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Manager's Description

"Thorpe Close is a collection of 20 individual bedsit bungalows offering the support of a resident Scheme Manager. Parking is available for residents and visitors. There is a community centre for tenan..." Show more "Thorpe Close is a collection of 20 individual bedsit bungalows offering the support of a resident Scheme Manager. Parking is available for residents and visitors. There is a community centre for tenants to use which incorporates a subsidised laundry and a place to socialise. There are regular visits from the mobile library service. This popular scheme is close to local shops and the nearby bus stop will take you to Denton, where you will find a variety of shops, supermarkets, doctors and chemists. Further shopping opportunities are at Crown Point North Retail Park in Denton." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
20 bungalows. Built in 1975. Sizes studio.
Non-resident management staff (part time) and Careline alarm service
Lounge, Laundry, Community centre
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 0.5 mile(s); shop 1 mile(s); post office 2 mile(s); town centre 2 mile(s); GP 1 mile(s); social centre 5 yards.
Regular Social Activities include: Bingo, organised by Tenants. New residents accepted from 60 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 10/06/2015   Update info

Availability

Check with Jigsaw Homes Tameside - none notified to EAC - Advertise vacancies / sales.

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).
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