Fairthorn

Extra care housing
Newfield Lane / Townhead Road, Dore, Sheffield, S17 3AJ
Newfield Lane / Townhead Road, Dore, Sheffield, S17 3AJ

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Manager's Description

"High-spec fittings and specialist care staff on site 24-hours are among the attractions of MHA’s apartments for sale at Fairthorn in Dore. Opened in May 2008, Fairthorn is situated in extensive grou..." Show more "High-spec fittings and specialist care staff on site 24-hours are among the attractions of MHA’s apartments for sale at Fairthorn in Dore. Opened in May 2008, Fairthorn is situated in extensive grounds within a historic village tucked between Sheffield and the Peak District. Each apartment includes two bedrooms.

“Intelligent sensors” have been installed to keep you safe on the staircases and in all the communal areas. There’s a lift and 24-hour emergency call system together with a communal buggy store with power points to allow for re-charging of buggies. Above all, there is a specialist care team on hand around the clock to offer any personal support and care when needed.

Fairthorn offers an attractive opportunity for older people to retain their capital investment while having access to the care and support they require to live independent and fulfilled lives." Show less

Main Facts

Extra care housing
Tenure(s): Leasehold
Care provider: Methodist Homes
29 flats. Built in 2008. Sizes 2 bedroom.
Housing With Care scheme with on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Garden, Conservatory, Assisted bathing facility
Distances: bus stop 200 yards; shop 200 yards; post office 200 yards.
New residents accepted from 60 years of age.
Housing Authority: Sheffield
Social Care Authority: Sheffield

Info updated: 26/10/2020
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Availability

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Residents' views

A resident has used EAC's resident consultation card game to give their views on aspects of where they live. They gave top marks to this scheme for:
Privacy

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

"Friendly staff and the place is very clean and tidy and the staff are there to help if you need them for anything "
Made by a visitor in 2019

"My mother is very happy here, independent, yet help is on hand if needed. "
Made by a visitor in 2019
National Housing for Older People Awards
Yorkshire & The Humber region silver award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2019.
Category: Housing-with-care under 41 units.
Sponsor: FirstPort.
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