Bamburgh House

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As a central part of the Westerhope community, Bamburgh House combines a real “village feel” with all the facilities you need on one site, including beautifully refurbished lounge areas, enclosed garden, and scooter storage. 

Shops, a supermarket, library and doctors’ surgery are all within a short walk.

Bamburgh House is situated on the Hillheads estate, Westerhope, to the west of the city. It is surrounded by its own grounds and has its own resident’s garden which has recently been landscaped.  The scheme consists of 24 apartments suitable for a single person and 8 one-bedroom flats suitable for couples.

Benefits of living in Bamburgh House

  • A Sheltered Housing Officer onsite
  • A fully equipped laundry
  • A guest room for residents' visitors
  • A communal lounge for social activities
  • A warden-call alarm linked to the Sheltered Housing Officer and / or CCAS Enquiry Centre in case of emergencies.
  • Optional daily calls to check you are safe and well

What will my flat be like?

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The one-bedroom flats have their own lounge, bedroom, bathroom and wc. There is a fitted kitchen with its own cooker and fridge supplied. One-person apartments have a lounge/bedroom combined. Each flat has a number of warden call pull cords, which link each resident to the CCAS Enquiry Centre in case of emergency. Your Sheltered Housing Officer will show you how to operate this equipment.

How much will it cost?

The average rent for a flat in a sheltered scheme is about £110 per week .This includes the basic rent plus charges for the services we provide. We will tell you if we change the charge and we try to keep the cost as low as possible.

More information

Sheltered Housing Service
YHN House
Benton Park Road
Tel: 0191 278 8585

Sheltered Housing Officer, Michaela Park
Tel: 0191 278 8585

Bamburgh House
Bamburgh Road
Hillheads Estate
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 5PZ

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