Abbeyfield House

1 The Hawthorns, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 9FA. Retirement housing

Abbeyfield

Managed by: Abbeyfield

Comfort, companionship and securityLiving at home can become harder as you get older. But choosing to move into supported living accommodation doesn't have to mean losing your independence. In fact, many of our residents tell us it feels like a new beginning.

Email your enquiry or 01295 277 842


Manager's description

“At an Abbeyfield house, our residents have the privacy of their own accommodation, combined with the companionship of others and the security and support of the dedicated house staff. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. Our residents enjoy home-cooked meals together every day. The charges are fully inclusive of food, cooking, utility bills and council tax.

Many residents are eligible for Housing Benefit and other financial support to help towards the monthly cost. Abbeyfield is affordable to all and our staff can help advise you about this.

For over 50 years, Abbeyfield has been guided by the shared beliefs that older people have an important role to play amongst their family, their friends and in their communities, and that overcoming loneliness and insecurity can significantly increase an older person’s wellbeing, sense of security and quality of life”

Main facts

  • Retirement housing
  • 9 flats. Built in 1992. Sizes studio. Includes mobility and wheelchair standard properties
  • Resident management staff, non-resident management staff (24 hours) and community alarm service
  • Lounge, dining room, laundry, guest facilities, garden
  • Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 300 yards; shop 400 yards; post office 2 mile(s); town centre 3 mile(s); GP 2 mile(s); social centre 3 mile(s)
  • Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, concerts, whist, scrabble. Some meals available (Two meals. 7 days.). Please contact us to discuss if you wish to bring a pet
  • Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)
  • Developed by Abbeyfield

Info updated: 16/05/2003. Update info


Availability

Check with Abbeyfield - none notified to EAC.


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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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1 The Hawthorns, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 9FA

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