Hospital of Sir John Hawkins

Age exclusive housing
High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4EW
High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4EW

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Manager's Description

"The Hospital of Sir John Hawkins, Knight, in Chatham comprises almshouses originally intended to accommodate needy and disabled ex-members of the Royal Navy and civilians who had worked in the dockya..." Show more "The Hospital of Sir John Hawkins, Knight, in Chatham comprises almshouses originally intended to accommodate needy and disabled ex-members of the Royal Navy and civilians who had worked in the dockyard at Chatham, however, since the closure of the dockyard, in 1984, eligibility has been extended to ex-servicemen and women of the Army and RAF and former merchant navy sailors." Show less

Main Facts

Age exclusive housing
8 flats. Built in 1790 and renovated in 2008. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Non-resident management staff (part time) and Careline alarm service
Garden
This almshouse charity caters for: NEEDY OR DISABLED PERSONS WHO HAVE SERVED EITHER IN THE ROYAL NAVY, THE ROYAL MARINES, THE WOMEN'S ROYAL NAVAL SERVICE OR THE QUEEN ALEXANDRA'S ROYAL NAVAL NURSING SERVICE, OR WHO HAVE SERVED AND HAVE BEEN MOBILISED FOR ACTIVE SERVICE IN ANY OF THE RESERVE FORCES OR BODIES OF THE ROYAL NAVY OR ROYAL MARINES, OR WHO HAVE BEEN EMPLOYED IN ANY OF HER MAJESTY'S DOCKYARDS OR NAVAL BASES DIRECTLY ON THE CONSTRUCTION, MAINTENANCE, RE-FITTING OR REPAIR OF ANY OF HER MAJESTY'S SHIPS AND VESSELS..
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 01/08/2018   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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