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Laverockbank Terrace

Edinburgh, EH5 3BJ. Enhanced sheltered housingTo rent/let (2)

Mansfield V.S.H.

Managed by: Mansfield V.S.H.

Enquire: 0131 447 3988

Manager's description

“This large house is close to Newhaven on the shore with a living room/conservatory over looking the garden. There are convenient bus routes and nearby shops and local facilities. It accommodates 9 residents in individual rooms with en-suite facilities and there is a passenger lift between floors. The house is managed by the Manager and staff are on duty from 8am to 7pm daily. Lunch and high tea are provided in the dining room and breakfast ingredients supplied. A communal laundry facility is available for residents' use. A domestic assistant maintains all communal areas and en-suite facilities to a high standard”

EAC Quality of Information Mark

Main facts

  • Enhanced sheltered housing
  • 9 flats. Built in 1870. Sizes studio. Includes mobility standard properties
  • Very Sheltered scheme with Non-resident management staff (7 days) and Careline alarm service
  • lift, lounge, dining room, laundry, garden, conservatory, hobby room, activities room
  • Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 200 yards; shop 200 yards; post office 300 yards; town centre 1.5 mile(s); GP 400 yards; social centre 0.57 mile(s)
  • Some meals available (2 meals provided and ingredients for breakfast provided daily). New residents accepted from 50 years of age
  • Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)
  • Developed by Abbeyfield Scotland Ltd

Info updated: 25/01/2017. Update info



The following details have been provided to EAC:

Relet(s): Large east facing double room, fully furnished with en-suite.. Please contact David Currie House Manager on 0131 552 3912 or at laverockbank@mc123.uk. (Notified 19/10/2017).

Relet(s): Small first floor room with en-suite, recently decorated, can be furnished if required. Please contact David Currie House Manager on 0131 552 3912 or at laverockbank@mc123.uk. (Notified 16/11/2017).

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Residents’ views

A number of residents have taken part in the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards, or used the EAC Residents Consultation Service (RCS); they have given top marks to this scheme for:

  • Convenience of the location
  • Number / size of facilities
  • Practicality of the individual apartments
  • Privacy
  • Quality of design
  • Safety and security

Comments about Laverockbank Terrace

I enjoy playing cards with other residents and staff. I like the staff.23/01/2017T (currently lives here)reply

I would not hesitate to ask staff for support. Staff are very approachable and pleasant. I am very comfortable here.23/01/2017M (currently lives here)reply

Staff show me respect and respect my privacy. Staff are approachable and efficient and very helpful. Meals are very good and alternatives are always offered.23/01/2017I (currently lives here)reply

I am happy with the service and like staying here23/01/2017I (currently lives here)reply

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