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Ty Scott

Earl Street, Tredegar, Gwent, NP22 3QR. Retirement housing

Linc-Cymru Housing Association

Managed by: Linc-Cymru Housing Association

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Manager's description

“ Ty Scott is a sheltered housing complex for the over 55's which is situated near the rural town of Tredegar in the local authority of Blaenau Gwent. It is within easy reach of local amenities and has its own car park for tenants.

The scheme consists of 36 self-contained flats each having a lounge, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. Communal facilities within the scheme include a laundry with both washing and drying facilities, guest room for tenants visitors, communal lounge and kitchen,a reading /activities room and a small gym along with a pleasant upstairs seating area overlooking the surrounding areas.

There is a scheme manager on duty 37 hours a week which are flexible from a Monday to a Friday. Within the scheme there are activities for tenants to join in with such as Bingo, Darts, coffee mornings, trips and evening entertainment which is organised by the Tenant Association and the Scheme Manager. Each month there is a tenant meeting in the communal lounge to decide on future events and a monthly newsletter to keep everyone informed of them. The communal gardens are maintained by the association however tenants who wish to contribute to them are encouraged to do so. Blaenau Gwent also has a dedicated support service to assist tenants. Activities Bingo Darts Coffee mornings Trips Events Facilities Laundry Communal lounge Communal kitchen Guest bedroom Parking Concessionary rate for T.V. Licence Services Scheme manager on site Linked to the emergency control centre 24/7 - 365 days a year Secure door entry system Fire alarmed Health and safety compliant CCTV For more information contact: By email: contact.centre@linc-cymru.co.uk By telephone: 0800 072 0966”

Main facts

  • Retirement housing
  • 37 flats. Built in 1988. Sizes 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties
  • Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
  • Lift, lounge, laundry, guest facilities, garden
  • Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 0.5 mile(s); post office 0.5 mile(s); town centre 0.5 mile(s); GP 0.5 mile(s); social centre 0.5 mile(s)
  • Regular Social Activities include: Bingo, Darts, Coffee mornings, Trips, Events, organised by the Tenant Association and the Scheme Manager. New residents accepted from 55 years of age
  • Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 17/04/2017. Update info



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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:

  • Community spirit
  • Consultation
  • Number / size of facilities
  • Overall ratings
  • Practicality of the individual apartments
  • Privacy
  • Quality of design
  • Quality of the building and facilities
  • Quality of the facilities
  • Quality of the garden
  • Quality of the individual apartments
  • Safety and security
  • Space standards of individual apartments
  • Staff role and interaction

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National Housing for Older People Awards

Winner EAC Housing for Older People Awards - Retirement housing 2015
Highly commended in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2015.
Category: Retirement housing, Retirement housing 34-39 units.



Earl Street, Tredegar, Gwent, NP22 3QR

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