Independent living for the over 55s
Lostock Court is an Independent Living scheme situated in Lostock Hall. The scheme comprises of 23 one bedroom flats, each have their own lounge, bathroom and kitchen. The scheme is ideally located close to Lostock Hall's excellent range of shops, pubs and cafes.
The scheme benefits from a non-resident Scheme Manager service to ensure the safety and wellbeing of residents to provide a link with doctors, families, friends and support services. There are a wide range of optional social activities at the scheme ranging from bingo and coffee mornings to a lunch club and day trips. Residents have access to a computer with internet access and can take advantage of regular visits from the hairdresser. Excellent transport links to Chorley, Preston and other neighbouring towns.
Weekly rent & service charges advertised include:
- Personal heating
- Communal laundry, resident's lounge and conservatory
- Scheme Manager support and 24 hour emergency pull-cord facility
- Secure electronic door entry system
- Communal maintenance including cleaning, lighting, repairs, garden maintenance etc.
- Administration charge.
To qualify for Independent Living with Progress Housing Group, all residents are required to engage in a minimum level of support provided by the Scheme Manager. This includes 2 contacts a week (intercom/visit), a quarterly check of the emergency alarm equipment and an annual review of the resident's support plan. Applicants aged between 50-59 yrs. will need to be assessed to determine eligibility.
This property is unfurnished and ready for decoration, an allowance for which is available on request.
Rent is required to be paid at the start of tenancy.
Total rent figure = £117.77per week (over 52 weeks). Comprises of £77.93 rent plus £39.84 service charges.
Service charge figures include a supported service charge £4.87 and £6.88 weekly personal heating/hot water charge.
Remaining service charges are eligible for local authority subsidy for those entitled to Housing Benefit.
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- Close to town centre and amenities