Cavendish Lodge

Retirement housing
Magdalene Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9FD
Magdalene Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9FD

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Manager's Description

"All lodge manager benefits and careline service are included in the rent / service charge, as well as water and sewerage, buildings insurance, maintenance and garden care. Secure door entry system. Le..." Show more "All lodge manager benefits and careline service are included in the rent / service charge, as well as water and sewerage, buildings insurance, maintenance and garden care. Secure door entry system. Level walk into town and local amenities." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
38 flats. Built in 2006. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 25 yards; post office 500 yards; town centre 500 yards; GP 900 yards.
Regular Social Activities include: Coffee morning, afternoon tea, games evening, music club, film club, and garden club, organised by Residents and Lodge Manager. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (Subject to a Pet Agreement).
Tenure(s): Leasehold and Rent (market)

Info updated: 18/10/2016   Update info

Availability

Check with Millstream Management Services - 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

"Well maintained and a friendly atmosphere. It is well positioned within safe walking distance of shops for my elderly mother."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"The Lodge is located in a conservation area and is surrounded by award winning gardens. The residents are always friendly and helpful making everyone ..." Show more
"The Lodge is located in a conservation area and is surrounded by award winning gardens. The residents are always friendly and helpful making everyone welcome to the many activities that they hold." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Because it's comfortable & friendly. There is a nice atmosphere when you walk in, & various things to keep you occupied if you want to join in."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Clean, tidy, has a nice 'feel' to it; lots going on for the residents, good location next to Morrisons and also very close to Glastonbury town centre."
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Always spotless and inviting. Many of my friends have lived here and been so happy that they made the transition without regrets. Communal life very e..." Show more
"Always spotless and inviting. Many of my friends have lived here and been so happy that they made the transition without regrets. Communal life very enjoyable." Show less

Made by a visitor in 2017

"The location and activities . The beautiful gardens and the lovely appartments. "
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Very clean in the lounge. Friendly people. Very handy for shops & buses. Good activities on some days."
Made by a resident in 2017

"It's comfortable, not too big. Company if you want it and easy for shopping, etc. We have lived here for 10 years, so can't be bad!"
Made by a resident in 2017

"We have lived here for 10 years. It's convenient, comfortable and company around. It's up to you. Life is what you make it. Enjoy it."
Made by a resident in 2017

"My mother in law loves it."
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Because it is so easy. No problems. Very reasonable money-wise."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Calm and relaxing atmosphere. Clean and welcoming"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Nice development in fantastic gardens"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Great development in great central location"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"lovely development in great central location"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Conveniently situated set in award winning gardens; good choice of social events; warm friendly atmosphere. Convenient for all the towns activities."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Friendly warm place to live in award winning gardens."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Friendly place to live in lovely gardens"
Made by a resident in 2017

"Great community spirit and lifestyle in this lovely development set in beautiful landscaped gardens in the heart of the town."
Made by a staff member in 2017
National Housing for Older People Awards
South West region bronze award winner

Category: Retirement housing 37-43 units.
Sponsor: Engie.
Memberships
ARHM: The organisation that manages this scheme is a member of the Association of Retirement Housing Managers, and therefore committed to complying with its Code of Practice.
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