Riverside Gardens

Retirement housing
200-221 Riverside Gdns, Thames View Block, Hammersmith, London, W6 9LQ
200-221 Riverside Gdns, Thames View Block, Hammersmith, London, W6 9LQ

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Manager's Description

"Thamesview is the main block of the sheltered housing scheme at Riverside Gardens, a small estate next to Hammersmith Town Hall. Converted to sheltered housing in 1979, Thamesview has 20 one bedroom ..." Show more "Thamesview is the main block of the sheltered housing scheme at Riverside Gardens, a small estate next to Hammersmith Town Hall. Converted to sheltered housing in 1979, Thamesview has 20 one bedroom flats over four floors with lift service. All flats have video street level entry phones. There is a communal laundrette, lounge and a courtyard garden area with raised planters and a small conservatory at each end. There are wheelchair ramps at each of the two entrances to Thamesview. Flast on the upper floors have views over the A4 and across Furnival Gardens to the river.
As well as the Thamesview block, there are 24 "scattered" sheltered flats, which are located on the ground and first floors of some of the other blocks on the estate. Access to the first floor in these blocks is by stairs only and there are also one or two steps up to ground floor flats. Tenants of the scattered flats are entitled to use of all communal facilities in the Thamesview block." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
44 flats. Renovated in 1979. Sizes 1 bedroom. Includes mobility and wheelchair standard properties.
Visiting management staff (Visiting management staff-Specialist Housing Officers have responsibility for 1-2 schemes.) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry
Access to site fairly easy. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 120 yards; post office 200 yards; GP 0.5 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: fish & chip nights, parties, coffee mornings. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 08/05/2007   Update info

Availability

Check with London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham - 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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