Baxendale Court / Beasley Court

Retirement housing
Newtown, Ashford, Kent, TN24 0PT
Newtown, Ashford, Kent, TN24 0PT

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Manager's Description

"There are a number of shops within a five-minute walk including a Post Office, general shop and a hairdresser; similarly the bus stop with services to Ashford every hour is just a short walk away from..." Show more "There are a number of shops within a five-minute walk including a Post Office, general shop and a hairdresser; similarly the bus stop with services to Ashford every hour is just a short walk away from the scheme. You are just 10 minutes walk from a large ASDA supermarket and Ashford’s Designer Shopping Village." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
25 bungalows, houses. Built in 1988. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom, 3 bedroom. Includes wheelchair standard properties.
Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lounge, Dining room, Laundry, Garden, kitchen
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 150 yards; post office 150 yards; town centre 11.5 mile(s); GP 4 mile(s); social centre 4 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: Weekly sessions of bingo and coffee mornings. Parties are held for significant celebrations such as public holidays and birthdays. There are special festivities at Christmas with a meal and a party night. There are also regular fish and chip evenings and live entertainment. The WI run a whist drive every month in the lounge and invite all to join in., organised by Social club and Scheme Manager. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 14/03/2016   Update info

Availability

Check with Ashford Borough Council - 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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