Chescombe Court

Age exclusive housing / Retirement housing
Fields Close, Winterborne Whitechurch, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 0AJ
Fields Close, Winterborne Whitechurch, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 0AJ

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Manager's Description

"Chescombe Court is situated in a lovely village. Facilities are limited but close to bus route and local businesses are diversifying."

Main Facts

Age exclusive housing / Retirement housing
21 flats. Built in 1973 and renovated in 2008. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Visiting management staff (Site safety and security visits, welfare calls if needed) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, IT area with PC's and printers
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 50 yards; shop 3 mile(s); post office 3 mile(s); town centre 6 mile(s); GP 2 mile(s); social centre 6 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: lunches, Bingo, coffee mornings, organised by residents & volunteers. New residents accepted from 55 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced (Each request to replace a pet is looked at individually).
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 15/02/2021   Update info

Availability

Check with Sovereign Housing Association - 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).
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