Countess of Thanet Almshouses

Holtye Common, Cowden, Cowden, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7EL. Age exclusive housing

Countess of Thanet Almshouses

Managed by: Countess of Thanet Almshouses

Enquire: 01342 850 902

Manager's description

“The almshouses are fairly isolated, so a car or ability to walk half a mile to bus is advisable”

Main facts

  • Age exclusive housing
  • 8 flats, cottages. Built in 1892 and renovated in 1963. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom
  • Garden
  • Access to site fairly easy. Distances: bus stop 0.5 mile(s); shop 6 mile(s); post office 6 mile(s); town centre 6 mile(s); GP 5 mile(s); social centre 6 mile(s)
  • This almshouse charity caters for: retired older people removed from tied housing. New residents accepted from 50 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted
  • Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 20/07/2001. Update info


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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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Holtye Common, Cowden, Cowden, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7EL

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