Doddington Court - Intro
Doddington Court, Benwick Road, Doddington, Cambridgeshire, PE15 0WD
Telephone: 01354 742 957
Set between the quaint villages of Chatteris and Benwick, Doddington Court is purpose-built to provide high-quality homes for the over 60s. Apartments are available for rent and provide access to a range of on-site services and facilities.
Built in 2013
Total number of apartments: 59
Rental apartments: 50
NHS Temporary Shared ownership apartments: 9
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Doddington Court - Accommodation
Many of Doddington Court’s spacious one and two bedroom apartments have stunning countryside views. Each apartment is beautifully finished with a fitted bathroom and kitchen. Apartments are let unfurnished but come with fitted carpets throughout, leaving you free to furnish your home as you choose.
Apartments have an open-plan lounge and kitchen as well as:
* One or two spacious bedrooms
* Fitted kitchen with fridge-freezer, washer-dryer,
oven and hob
* Level access shower room
* Emergency pull cord alarm system
* Intercom door entry system
All apartments are fitted with emergency pull cord alarms, which when activated immediately alerts the 24-hour support team that you need assistance.
Doddington Court - Communal facilities
Doddington Court has a vibrant community and there are many opportunities to participate in social activities. We encourage residents to get involved in the activities in both Doddington Court and the surrounding communities.
An on-site restaurant is open seven days a week between 9am – 5pm for light bites and refreshments with freshly prepared meals served at lunch time (12.00pm – 2.00pm).
Other facilities include:
* Assisted bathroom
* Communal lounge
* Hairdressing salon
* Meeting room
* Guest suite with twin beds, bathroom, TV and drinks
* Lifts to all floors and full wheelchair access
Large, beautifully landscaped gardens have wheelchair access and a large patio seating area, with superb views of our lovely gardens.
Doddington Court - Eligibility
For rental of an apartment at Doddington Court you must:
* Be aged 60 or over
* Reside in Cambridgeshire or demonstrate a
strong local connection to the Fenland area
* Have a care or support need which has been assessed
by your local social service team.
Doddington Court may not be suitable if you have been assessed as requiring a substantial amount of regular nursing care which cannot be delivered in your own home.
Doddington Court - Care and support
Care and support
Having as much independence as you want and the reassurance that if your needs change you will be fully supported means that you can focus on living your life to the full.
Personal and domestic care is provided by Sanctuary Home Care who can help you at home. Sanctuary staff are on-site for housing management.
For extra peace of mind, apartments have an emergency pull cord system that, when activated, immediately alerts the 24-hour support team that you need assistance. Pendant alarms are available if required.
EC Brochure - Doddington Court - Further Information
If you would like more information, please contact Doddington Court directly.
We encourage you to discuss your housing options with your family and friends, and to seek independent advice, support and representation as appropriate, from professional statutory and regulatory organsiations such as the Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC), Age UK or Citizens Advice.
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Doddington Court - Reports