Woolwich Parochial Almshouses

Retirement housing
1-8 Greenlaw Street, Woolwich, London, SE18 5AW
1-8 Greenlaw Street, Woolwich, London, SE18 5AW

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Manager's Description

"Woolwich Parochial almshouses were established in 1679 and rebuilt in 1958. They underwent a programme of modernisation in 1993.
There are gardens to on all sides of the building, with controlled par..." Show more
"Woolwich Parochial almshouses were established in 1679 and rebuilt in 1958. They underwent a programme of modernisation in 1993.
There are gardens to on all sides of the building, with controlled parking to the front and surrounding roads." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
8 flats. Built in 1958 and renovated in 1993. Sizes 1 bedroom.
Visiting management staff (dedicated housing officer) and Careline alarm service
Garden
Access to site fairly easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 500 yards; shop 500 yards; post office 500 yards; town centre 500 yards; GP 400 yards.
This almshouse charity caters for: people living in the London Borough of Greenwich for five years prior to their application, with preference for those living in Woolwich.. New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 13/11/2013   Update info

Availability

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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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