Heberden House

Retirement housing
Bath Road, Cricklade, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN6 6AS
Bath Road, Cricklade, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN6 6AS

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Manager's Description

"ACCOMMODATION:
Cricklade is a small historic 9th century Saxon town, lying just outside the Cotswolds 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'. Heberden house is five minutes from the main street overlo..." Show more
"ACCOMMODATION:
Cricklade is a small historic 9th century Saxon town, lying just outside the Cotswolds 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'. Heberden house is five minutes from the main street overlooking beautiful St Sampson Church. Heberden House has five double flats, 18 single flats, and two studio apartments, all with their own bathrooms. All apartments and flats have built in life line equipment, linked to call centre which provides 24/7 cover. The building is set over two floors and serviced by a lift.

SHARED FACILITIES:
There is ample parking for residents and visitors. The scheme has a large lounge, with dining area (this also houses the IT equipment), in addition there is a substantial kitchen. There is a communal toilet and an assisted shower and bathroom for the use of all residents. A laundry room within the scheme has two washing machines and tumble dryers. There is a large scooter storage area situated within the scheme, and ample gardens, with seating area. There is also a guest flat for use of friends and relatives.

LOCAL AMENITIES:
Situated next to the church, Heberden House is a five-minute walk from the local shops, post office, and pubs." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
25 flats. Built in 1970. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Visiting management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy. Distances: shop 0.5 mile(s); post office 0.5 mile(s); town centre 0.5 mile(s); GP 0.5 mile(s); social centre 0.5 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: Tenants in the scheme enjoy regular social activities including Bingo, coffee mornings and afternoon tea. A series of summer trips is organised each year for residents and their friends.. New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 31/03/2013   Update info

Availability

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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).
Memberships
National Care Forum: The organisation that runs this care home is a member of the National Care Forum, whose mission is to promote the benefits of the not-for-profit model of care services provision.
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