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Manager's Description"Located in a quiet neighbourhood in Brickhill and within easy access of local amenities, Sir William Harpur House offers a warm and homely environment, with well designed, self-contained apartments, c..." Show more "Located in a quiet neighbourhood in Brickhill and within easy access of local amenities, Sir William Harpur House offers a warm and homely environment, with well designed, self-contained apartments, communal areas and an 24/7 onsite care team.
Sir William Harpur House provides you with both a home, where you can live independently, and a community that gives you the opportunity to meet your neighbours and enjoy life beyond your front door. It is well positioned, with shops close by and bus links providing easy access to Bedford town centre, supermarkets and services.
We understand that “one size does not fit all”, therefore the support on offer is tailored to suit your needs and lifestyle. We work closely with the onsite care team to ensure that services can be adapted to meet your changing needs and your pendant offers you reassurance that help is available in the event of an emergency.
Sir William Harpur House is a community where you can focus on your wellbeing, remain independent, make your own choices and enjoy a range of activities and events.
The dining room is at the heart of Sir William Harpur House, providing a variety of hot meals and the opportunity for residents to invite loved ones over for a Sunday roast.
The benefits of living at Sir William Harpur House:
• The privacy of your own self-contained apartment
• 24/7 onsite care team
• 24-hour emergency alarm and pendant
• Scheme Manager
• Hair Salon
• Communal Lounge with kitchenette
• Communal Garden
• Communal Laundry Room
• Guest Room
• Scooter Room
• 37 one-bedroom apartments
If you would like to find out more about Sir William Harpur House, or would like to arrange a visit, please call 0330 100 0272" Show less
Extra care housing
37 flats. Built in 2004. Sizes 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Extra Care scheme with on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), Visiting management staff (4 scheme assistants), Non-resident management staff (part time, 7 days) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Dining room, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Conservatory, Hobby room, Activities room, Shop, Hairdressing salon, Library, Assisted bathing facility, computer room, patio
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site fairly easy. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 200 yards; post office 200 yards; town centre 2 mile(s).
Regular social activities include: chair based exercise, silver surfers, arts & crafts, lunch club, coffee morning, bingo., organised by social club. Meal(s) available (Lunch available Monday to Friday). New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord) and Shared Ownership
Care provider: Bedfordshire Social Services