The Byrons

Extra care housing
Bank House Road, Higher Blackley, Manchester, M9 8LT
Bank House Road, Higher Blackley, Manchester, M9 8LT

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Manager's Description

"The Byrons in Higher Blackley Manchester is a re-development of a site incorporating a former two storey care home for older people, achieving Code for Sustainable Homes Level 3.

The Byrons is an e..." Show more
"The Byrons in Higher Blackley Manchester is a re-development of a site incorporating a former two storey care home for older people, achieving Code for Sustainable Homes Level 3.

The Byrons is an extra care scheme built over two and three storeys providing 40 new two-bedroomed apartments and communal facilities which include: hair salon; therapy room; assisted bathroom; communal lounge areas; and private secure landscaped garden areas.

The scheme is designed to provide independent apartment living with extra care support to meet the needs of older residents, this was the first extra care scheme in north Manchester.

The communal gardens and hub provides a community for the residents and also provides facilities for the local community to enjoy." Show less

Main Facts

Extra care housing
40 flats. Built in 2011. Sizes 2 bedroom.
Extra Care scheme with on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lounge, Restaurant open to the public, Garden, Hairdressing salon
Social Activities include: a full weekly programme of activities. New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 21/04/2011   Update info

Availability

Check with Great Places 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).
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