Monkchester Green


 

Monkchester Green Monkchester GreenMonkchester Green lounge

With purpose-built bungalows overlooking wide green spaces, Monkchester Green is a leafy retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life and still only a few minutes’ stroll from Welbeck Road at the heart of the Walker community.  Relax in the comfort and privacy of your own bungalow or take part in fun activities and events in the scheme’s spacious and modern community centre.

The scheme consists of 42 one-bedroom bungalows and 8 two-bedroom bungalows.

Benefits of living in Monkchester/Kingston Green

  • A Sheltered Housing Officer living on site
  • 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.

 

What will my bungalow be like?

Monkchester Green bathroom Monkchester Green kitchenliving room

Each bungalow has its own lounge, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom(s). Doorways are wide, enabling wheelchair access. Each bungalow has a number of warden 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
NE7 7LX
Tel: 0191 278 8585

Sheltered Housing Officer, Sue Bolam
Tel: 0191 265 5898