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
Benefits of living in Monkchester/Kingston
- 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?
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.
Sheltered Housing Service
Benton Park Road
Tel: 0191 278 8585
Sheltered Housing Officer, Sue Bolam
Tel: 0191 265 5898