Dunboyne Court - Intro
170 St Marychurch Road, Torquay, Devon TQ1 3AB
Telephone: 01803 696 180
Dunboyne Court is set in the 'English Riviera' near Torquay, close to Babbacombe Downs, with stunning panoramic coastal views, and adjoins the equally appealing Babbacombe village. These purpose-built homes for rent or shared ownership offer comfort, independence and peace of mind with a range of on-site services and facilities.
Built in: 2011
Total number of apartments: 45
Rental apartments: 37
Shared ownership apartments: 8
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Dunboyne Court - Accommodation
Just a short walk to the seafront and Torquay town centre, Dunboyne Court’s apartments are ideally located. All apartments are finished with neutral colours and come unfurnished with fitted carpets throughout so you can personalise your home as you choose.
Apartments have an open-plan lounge and fitted kitchen as well as:
* One or two spacious bedrooms
* Fitted kitchen with fridge-freezer, washing machine
* Level access shower room
* Emergency pull cord alarm system
* Intercom door entry system
When activated, the pull cord alarm system will alert the 24-hour support team that you need assistance.
Dunboyne Court - Communal Facilities
Dunboyne Court has a vibrant community atmosphere. Many activities and social events are organised by staff including activities to raise money for their chosen charity of the year.
Other facilities include:
* Assisted bathroom
* Communal lounge
* Hairdressing salon
* Guest suite with twin beds, bathroom, TV and drinks
* Roof terrace and sun lounge area
* Internal store for buggies and scooters
There are lifts to all floors and full wheelchair access throughout.
Dunboyne Court - Eligibility
How to apply and eligibility
Applicants for rent or shared ownership must be 55 or over. However, applicants who have a long term condition and / or are in receipt of regular high levels of care and are under 55 may also be considered. Please note under 18s are not eligible.
Applicants for rental properties who have lived in Torbay for six of the last 12 months, or three out of the last five years will be given a priority.
The on-site restaurant is open to residents and the public 7 days a week. Hot meals are cooked daily and specials include fish and chips, and steak and kidney pie. The Light Bites menu includes omelettes, jacket potatoes, sandwiches and salads.
Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 2pm
Saturday, 12pm - 2pm
Sunday, 8.30am - 2pm
Enjoy a tea or coffee with a slice of cake at our coffee morning every Friday, 10.15am – 11.30am.
Dunboyne Court - Care and support
Care and support
At Dunboyne Court you can live as independently as possible, knowing that support is available as your needs change. All apartments have an emergency pull cord system that, when activated, immediately alerts the 24-hour support team that you need assistance and pendant alarms are available if required.
Dunboyne Court - Further Information
If you would like more information, please contact Dunboyne 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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