Ribblers Court

Retirement housing
Ribblers Lane, Southdene, Kirkby, Merseyside, L32 7RH
Ribblers Lane, Southdene, Kirkby, Merseyside, L32 7RH

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Manager's Description

"Set in the vibrant area of Kirkby are Riverside’s Retirement Living bungalows, Ribblers Court. Ribblers Court is close to the wide range of amenities offered by the nearby town centre. As well as th..." Show more "Set in the vibrant area of Kirkby are Riverside’s Retirement Living bungalows, Ribblers Court. Ribblers Court is close to the wide range of amenities offered by the nearby town centre. As well as the many stores and businesses you can also visit the daily market, where you can purchase local produce, clothing and household items.

There are excellent transport links from Ribblers Court. The bus service, taking you to town is virtually on your doorstep. You can reach the nearest rail station by bus too.

Our friendly atmosphere at Ribblers Court is sure to make you feel right at home. Ribblers Court offers 16 one-bedroom bungalows, for people over 55. Each bungalow can accommodate up to two persons.

At the heart of Ribblers Court is the communal lounge and patio area. They are great places to catch up with friends and enjoy the company of others." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
16 bungalows. Built in 1977. Sizes 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Non-resident management staff (part time) and Careline alarm service
Lounge, Laundry
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site fairly easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 30 yards; shop 1 mile(s); post office 1 mile(s); town centre 2 mile(s); GP 1 mile(s); social centre 2 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings and armchair exercises, organised by scheme manager. New residents accepted from 55 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 18/08/2010   Update info

Availability

Check with Riverside - 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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