Orchard Close

Retirement housing
Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 0PG
Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 0PG

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Manager's Description

"Located in a pretty village in the heart of the Dorset countryside. Residents may use guest facilities in other sheltered schemes nearby."

Main Facts

Retirement housing
15 bungalows. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Visiting management staff (Mon - Fri 9-5, & Care Centre 24 hrs) and Careline alarm service
Access to site fairly easy. Distances: bus stop 0.25 mile(s); shop 500 yards; post office 500 yards; town centre 4 mile(s); GP 500 yards; social centre 4 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, raffles, gardening club, church events and village events, organised by residents. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 20/02/2014   Update info


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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