Oakland Village

Hall Farm Road, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE11 8LH. Extra care housing

Trident Housing Association

Managed by: Trident Housing Association

Email your enquiry or 0800 111 4944


Manager's description

“This purpose-built extra care scheme aims to help you live life to the full, offering the opportunity for you to enjoy a host of different activities, stay fit and feel young. It boasts a comprehensive array of facilities, so you can get involved with fellow residents and the local community as much or as little as you choose.

The Village has amenities that include a bar, bistro and restaurant and function rooms which are open to the public. We have a small Village Shop at Oakland which is run mainly by volunteers who live at Oakland Village.

Our Residents Representative Group are actively engaged in the development and running of Oakland Village and we continue to enjoy and develop strong links with the community and local organisations that brings together different ages and interests to create a true feeling of village life”

Main facts

  • Extra care housing
  • 88 flats. Built in 2012. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom
  • Extra Care scheme with 24 hours / 7 days), non-resident management staff and community alarm service
  • lift, lounge, restaurant, garden, activities room, shop, jacuzzi, bar/pub
  • Some meals available. New residents accepted from 55 years of age
  • Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord) and Shared Ownership and Leasehold
  • Cost: Re-sale prices from around £134,995 (1 bed), £149,995 (2 bed), at Jan 2016
  • Care provider: Derbyshire County Council

Info updated: 22/02/2014. Update info


Availability

Check with Trident Housing Association - none notified to EAC.


Advertise vacancies / sales

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).


Comments about Oakland Village

This village has been the answer to all our prayers. Since moving there in March this year she has re-gained her independance and interest in life. She was previously living in her own house at the grand age of 95 about 30 miles away from us. Not managing well and losing her capability to fend for herself. We did not want her to go 'into a home' as she is far too independant and outgoing for that, but what was the alternative. Well after looking at the Village the day after Boxing Day, we had found it. Its like a five star hotel, but on the inside it's caring staff and friendly residents are really putting Mom at her ease. She still loses things and gets lost herself, and is still coming to terms with not being in Birmingham, but yesterday she said she was going home and meant the Village, so we are thanking our lucky stars and the staff and carers at the Village for putting our Mom back on the road to really enjoying life, but safe and happy in that environment. Thank goodness Trident brought the Village to Swad.08/06/2013BARBARA (relative of someone who lives/lived here)reply

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Location

Hall Farm Road, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE11 8LH

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