Brae Court

Enhanced sheltered housing
223 High Street, Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7EN
223 High Street, Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7EN

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Manager's Description

"A lovely Retirement Housing with Meals development in the heart of Linlithgow. A popular town, Linlithgow has a lovely village feel and the development is ideal for people aged 60 and over who wish to..." Show more "A lovely Retirement Housing with Meals development in the heart of Linlithgow. A popular town, Linlithgow has a lovely village feel and the development is ideal for people aged 60 and over who wish to retain their independence but want to leave the worries of repairs and looking after the gardens to someone else.

A friendly local staff team manage the development whilst the team at Bield Response24 are on hand to respond when the local staff are off duty. An optional meal service is available. A spacious communal lounge offers the ideal place to catch up with neighbours. A well-equipped laundry room is available for tenants. A guest suite is available for relatives and friends when they visit. The development has lovely gardens to the rear and a number of seating areas for tenants offering perfect opportunities to meet neighbours and friends." Show less

Main Facts

Enhanced sheltered housing
40 flats. Built in 1979. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Retirement Housing+meals scheme with Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Dining room, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Hobby room, Activities room, Hairdressing salon, Assisted bathing facility, WRVS weekly trolley shop
Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 10 yards; shop 10 yards; post office 1 mile(s); town centre 1 mile(s); GP 15 yards; social centre 1 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: Coffee mornings, bingo, cards, dominoes, darts, entertainement, knitting, rug making, social evenings etc, organised by Scheme staff and volunteers. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 05/11/2018   Update info

Availability

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Residents' views

A number of residents have taken part in the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards, or used the EAC Residents Consultation Service (RCS); they have given top marks to this scheme for:
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