Dovedale Cottages

Age exclusive housing
240a Battersea Park Road, Battersea, London, SW11 4LN
240a Battersea Park Road, Battersea, London, SW11 4LN

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Manager's Description

"Dovedale Cottages was established in 1841 and renovated in 1995/97. A new block was built in 1979/81. Communal facilities include a laundry and conservatory.
The two original end cottages are Grade ..." Show more
"Dovedale Cottages was established in 1841 and renovated in 1995/97. A new block was built in 1979/81. Communal facilities include a laundry and conservatory.
The two original end cottages are Grade II listed buildings. The later block linking the two cottages is not listed.
The scheme is located in a residential area. There are gardens to all sides of the building, with limited controlled parking in all surrounding roads." Show less

Main Facts

Age exclusive housing
21 flats. Built in 1841 and renovated in 1996. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom.
Visiting management staff (dedicated housing officer) and Careline alarm service
Laundry, Garden, Conservatory
Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 5 yards; shop 10 yards; post office 10 yards; town centre 2 mile(s); GP 200 yards; social centre 1 mile(s).
This almshouse charity caters for: people aged 55–75, though other applicants may be considered. Preference will be given to evangelical Anglicans. Regular Social Activities include: residents have independent lifestyle but some social activities are held. New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 13/11/2013   Update info

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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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