William Ford House

Retirement housing
Longendale, Hyde, Greater Manchester, SK14 6LE
Longendale, Hyde, Greater Manchester, SK14 6LE

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Manager's Description

"In this scenic rural area, close to Mottram village, William Ford House nestles in its own courtyard. It comprises 26 one bedroom flats and studio apartments. There is a lift to all floors, a secure d..." Show more "In this scenic rural area, close to Mottram village, William Ford House nestles in its own courtyard. It comprises 26 one bedroom flats and studio apartments. There is a lift to all floors, a secure door entry system and parking for residents and visitors. There is a modern communal lounge and extensive gardens for tenants to enjoy. The village shops are just a short distance away (50-150 yards), along with a post office, doctors, dentist, pubs and bus stops. Glossop, Ashton, Hyde and Manchester are easily accessible by bus." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
29 flats. Built in 1920. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom.
Non-resident management staff (part time) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Garden
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 150 yards; post office 150 yards; town centre 4 mile(s); GP 75 yards; social centre 4 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: Coffee mornings, luncheon club, knit and natter, breakfast, and crafts, organised by Tenants, volunteers, and Activities Co-ordinator. 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).

Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards

"Because it is quiet and we feel safe. We have very good neighbours and a really good manager."
Made by a resident in 2017

"I moved in here to be near my sister. I am happy with my flat."
Made by a resident in 2017

"It is comfortable & friendly, and nice neighbours."
Made by a resident in 2017
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