Wansbeck House


Wansbeck House Wansbeck House Communal lounge

Wansbeck House is a sheltered housing scheme situated in Lemington, a very quiet area west of Newcastle upon Tyne, approximately six miles from the city centre. The scheme is serviced by a regular bus route and has many social activities run by the tenants.

Benefits of living in Wansbeck House

  • The scheme has a large lounge for tenants' use
  • A laundry room containing two washing machines and two tumble dryers
  • A twin guest-room available for a small fee for tenants' visitors
  • A newly adapted assisted bathroom with disabled bath with hoist, shower, and toilet
  • The scheme is surrounded with gardens and a large landscaped area
  • A warden-call alarm linked to the Sheltered Housing Officer and/or CCAS Enquiry Centre in case of emergency
  • The Sheltered Housing Officer onsite

What will my flat be like?

Bedroom bathroom Living room

The scheme contains 20 flats in its own spacious grounds. The nineteen 1bedroom apartments each have a bathroom, kitchen, separate lounge and bedroom. There is one small apartment ideal for a single person.

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

Wansbeck House
Aln Court
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 8ES

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

Sheltered Housing Officer, Gwen Terry
Tel: 0191 267 3840