Ashwood Court

Retirement housing
School Lane, Longton, Preston, Lancashire, PR4 5ZQ
School Lane, Longton, Preston, Lancashire, PR4 5ZQ

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Manager's Description

"Ashwood Court is an Independent Living scheme set in quiet and tranquil grounds. There are a total of 39 apartments, the majority of which enjoy stunning views over communal gardens.

Located in th..." Show more
"Ashwood Court is an Independent Living scheme set in quiet and tranquil grounds. There are a total of 39 apartments, the majority of which enjoy stunning views over communal gardens.

Located in the idyllic and desirable village of Longton, Ashwood Court is surrounded by beautiful and peaceful Lancashire countryside. In the local area you will find plenty to keep you entertained with restaurants, pubs, cafes and shops and for nature lovers the nearby Longton Brickcroft Nature Reserve is right on the doorstep.

With its excellent transportation links, the bustling city of Preston and seaside resort of Southport are easily accessible.

About the scheme

The scheme benefits from a scheme manager service to ensure the safety and wellbeing of residents and to provide a link with doctors, families, friends and the support services. The scheme is also monitored by the Control Centre and should an emergency arise they can be contacted by pulling the red intercom cord or pressing a pendant. This service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.

There are a wide range of optional social activities at the scheme ranging from bingo and coffee mornings to a lunch club and trips to the theatre. Residents have use of the communal computer with free internet access and weekly transport to the local supermarket is available." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
39 flats. Built in 1981. Sizes 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Non-resident management staff (part time) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Activities room
Regular Social Activities. New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 06/12/2017   Update info

Availability

Check with Progress Housing Group - 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).
Memberships
ERoSH: The organisation that manages this scheme is a member of ERoSH, the national consortium for sheltered and retirement housing.
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