Bankhouse

Extra care housing
For rent (1)
20 Albert Embankment, Vauxhall, London, SE1 7FY
20 Albert Embankment, Vauxhall, London, SE1 7FY

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Managed by
One Housing Care & Support
Part of One Housing, a leading provider of housing, care and support across London and the South East since 1966

We develop and manage homes that are contemporary, vibrant, age-adapted and in desirable locations. We promote independence and active lifestyles for as long as possible but also provide personalised lifestyle support when needed.

Manager's Description

"Bankhouse sits on the south bank of the River Thames and in the heart of the City. This stunning development offers both affordable rent and shared ownership 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with 24/7 onsi..." Show more "Bankhouse sits on the south bank of the River Thames and in the heart of the City. This stunning development offers both affordable rent and shared ownership 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with 24/7 onsite care for over 55s.

Buy a 60% share in an apartment from just £339,000 (1 bedroom) or £441,000 (2 bedroom). Rent from £202 per week plus service charge.

This onsite care and support is what makes Bankhouse a truly special place to live. It means you enjoy all the advantages of living independently in one of the most sought-after locations in London, but you also have access to a full range of additional services and facilities when you need them.

Residents are able to enjoy the lifestyle they choose with a beautiful communal lounge and restaurant in which to meet up and chat with neighbours, and a stylish bar and incredible floating terrace garden to enjoy time with friends and family. And when you want to close your front door and relax in your own wonderful apartment, you can do so any time you choose.

If you are intered in renting an apartment at Bankhouse, please contact Lambeth Council at:
Adult Social Care Services
Phoenix House
10 Wandsworth Road
London SW8 2LL
Telephone: 020 7926 5555" Show less

Main Facts

Extra care housing
84 flats. Built in 2017. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Assisted Living scheme with on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), Non-resident management staff (24 hours) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Dining room, Laundry, Guest facilities, Bar/pub, Assisted bathing facility, Reception and foyer, buggy store, "floating garden"
Social Activities, organised by staff. New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Shared Ownership and Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 30/06/2020   Update info

Availability

The following details have been provided to EAC:
Relet(s): One and two bedroom apartments in this luxury Thames side development, from £277.10 pwk exclusive. Please contact One Housing, by phone or email, as above. (Notified 07/03/2021).

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).

Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards

"Amazing architecture and modern theme throughout .Beautiful home for any age with very well managed facilities and a manager who is fully dedicated an..." Show more
"Amazing architecture and modern theme throughout .Beautiful home for any age with very well managed facilities and a manager who is fully dedicated and truly cares .Would highly recommend and would be honoured for any member of my family to live in such a establishment ." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"It is a great place to work and the team work well together. Our management team are supportive and easy to approach with any problems. person centred..." Show more
"It is a great place to work and the team work well together. Our management team are supportive and easy to approach with any problems. person centred care and enabling customer to remain independent is our main focus. The team is positive and fun. Best place to work." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Beautiful building with the best staff in London, especially the care team who provide exceptional service!"
Made by a staff member in 2019

"my fellow teammates are very hard working , focused and give excellent service to clients. The customers are a pleasure to support and the building is..." Show more
"my fellow teammates are very hard working , focused and give excellent service to clients. The customers are a pleasure to support and the building is very modern. The building is by the river Thames and the views are stunning. " Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Bank house has a passionate and diverse team that is focused on delivering person centred care. "
Made by a staff member in 2019

"Excellent flat with high standard of care, that makes me feel safe and secure."
Made by a resident in 2019

"I like being in London. I did not want to live in the outer suburbs. I liked the option of shared ownership. And particularly I like the staff and w..." Show more
"I like being in London. I did not want to live in the outer suburbs. I liked the option of shared ownership. And particularly I like the staff and what they are doing for the residents." Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"I am new to the staff team. Bankhouse is a lovely new build and the staff have made me feel very welcome. I get to help people in their own homes and ..." Show more
"I am new to the staff team. Bankhouse is a lovely new build and the staff have made me feel very welcome. I get to help people in their own homes and keep their independence for as long as possible." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Bank house is very much concern about the quality of care offering to their residents. Bank house have good and qualified carers and they are performi..." Show more
"Bank house is very much concern about the quality of care offering to their residents. Bank house have good and qualified carers and they are performing their duty as expected. Bank house staff are working as team and sharing ideas in common to provide quality care." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"I like working for Bankhouse because its all about person centred care. It gives you a good chance to help others with their day to day task. The staf..." Show more
"I like working for Bankhouse because its all about person centred care. It gives you a good chance to help others with their day to day task. The staff are friendly, works hard and they are also good at what they do." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"bank house is a new fabulous building .Its staff team provide personal centre care. It focus on the staff team needs as well as the customers. It help..." Show more
"bank house is a new fabulous building .Its staff team provide personal centre care. It focus on the staff team needs as well as the customers. It helps in the progression of the staff team with training. " Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"I have only been with the company for 2 months now and I love the team and the clients, I have no regret been part of the team. The service provide in..." Show more
"I have only been with the company for 2 months now and I love the team and the clients, I have no regret been part of the team. The service provide independent living for vulnerable adult, which makes them feel involve with making decision of the care. Th" Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Bankhouse is a nice place to work , the staff team provides persons centre support to customer, they also offers choices, and generally cares about c..." Show more
"Bankhouse is a nice place to work , the staff team provides persons centre support to customer, they also offers choices, and generally cares about customers wellbeing. staffs has excellent communication shills which is vital for the Clint group in Bankhouse , Staff are always polite to visitors." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"lovely work environment. amazing tea, very happy customers, helpful management."
Made by a staff member in 2019

"Because all the staffs are kind, caring, and they support each other."
Made by a staff member in 2019

"Because they show respect and show everyone the care needed, whether it be residents or staff or visitors. Its like a big family here and you feel at ..." Show more
"Because they show respect and show everyone the care needed, whether it be residents or staff or visitors. Its like a big family here and you feel at home. Everyone is made to feel welcome and loved" Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Working at Bunkhouse its a great environment its clean and organised place to work. Caring and under standing staff members sharing with each, alway..." Show more
"Working at Bunkhouse its a great environment its clean and organised place to work. Caring and under standing staff members sharing with each, always putting our client and their family first in all we do. There are always someone at the end of the phone line." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Bankhouse is a new concept in helping older adults keep their independence. Preventing going to unnecessary nursing homes and less desirable accommod..." Show more
"Bankhouse is a new concept in helping older adults keep their independence. Preventing going to unnecessary nursing homes and less desirable accommodation. The team work effectively and with compassion with the customers to maintain this. Changing care needs immediately as that of the customers change. " Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Location is fantastic, very friendly atmosphere and nice to see care and catering staff working well together to create a nice environment for [people..." Show more
"Location is fantastic, very friendly atmosphere and nice to see care and catering staff working well together to create a nice environment for [people to live in." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Both the management and staff provide high standard care to the client in a professional approach. The client are satisfied with the service provided ..." Show more
"Both the management and staff provide high standard care to the client in a professional approach. The client are satisfied with the service provided hence, the constant appreciation from them. The environment is homely. There are lots of interesting activities that bring the resident together to socialise." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Very friendly and helpful staff. Many social activities for residents. A well appointed and maintained building."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"It is in a great location and provides a range of care options for people."
Made by a staff member in 2019

"I like Bankhouse because the management team and care assistants are always so open and accommodating to it's residents. The care is customer focused...." Show more
"I like Bankhouse because the management team and care assistants are always so open and accommodating to it's residents. The care is customer focused. Everyone is approachable. " Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"I recently begun working at Bankhouse in October 2018. The office door is always open which creates a nice atmosphere where residents feel free to com..." Show more
"I recently begun working at Bankhouse in October 2018. The office door is always open which creates a nice atmosphere where residents feel free to come with any concerns or indeed just for a chat." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"Very modern, offers luxurious facilities, in the heart of London.
Residents over 55 can live independently but can also enjoy the fell of a community..." Show more
"Very modern, offers luxurious facilities, in the heart of London.
Residents over 55 can live independently but can also enjoy the fell of a community. Floating garden is quite distinct. " Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019
Managed by
One Housing Care & Support
Part of One Housing, a leading provider of housing, care and support across London and the South East since 1966

We develop and manage homes that are contemporary, vibrant, age-adapted and in desirable locations. We promote independence and active lifestyles for as long as possible but also provide personalised lifestyle support when needed.

National Housing for Older People Awards
London region silver award winner

Category: Housing-with-care 56 units and over.
Sponsor: Housing LIN.
Memberships
ARCO: The manager of this facility is a member of Associated Retirement Community Operators (ARCO), the main body representing the retirement community sector the UK.
National Care Forum: The organisation that runs this care home is a member of the National Care Forum, whose mission is to promote the benefits of the not-for-profit model of care services provision.
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