ACCOMMODATION – Gants Hill (upstairs flat)

One room available in upstairs flat of large detached house in Ilford, located a short bus ride to Gants Hill tube station, pubs, cafes, restaurants and shops. Suitable for someone with little or no mobility needs, who is happy to share with two other men who like music, the theatre, friendship groups and inclusive nightclubs.

One sleep-in and one temporary waking staff per night. Support team trained in Great Interactions.

About the property

Large detached house divided into two flats – upstairs and downstairs

Upstairs flat

  • Three bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Modern kitchen with dining area
  • Utility room
  • Leafy garden with a grapevine, apple tree and seating area with benches
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • One sleep-in and one temporary waking staff per night (sleep-in room downstairs)
  • Fire alarm with flashing light for those with hearing difficulties
  • Vibrating pad under a mattress linked to the firm alarm can be fitted
  • Kosher (separate fridge/freezer available if not keeping kosher)

Room available

  • Looks out on to garden

Location and Transport

Location

  • Under a mile from Gants Hill town centre
  • Under a mile from pubs, cafes, restaurants and shops

Transport links

  • Short bus ride (half a mile) to Gants Hill tube station (Central Line)
  • Close to five local bus routes

Current tenants

  • Two men aged 48 and 52
  • Communicate verbally and also use hand signs
  • Interests include music, especially Barry Manilow; musicals and other theatre; and going to friendship groups and inclusive nightclubs
  • Enjoy cooking and eating together

It would be ideal for someone who…

  • has little or no mobility needs
  • is sociable
  • likes to go out
  • enjoys any of the following: music, the theatre, friendship groups and inclusive nightclubs
  • respects a quiet environment

 Ask about this flatshare

If you think the house might be right for you or someone you know, please contact Norwood’s Placements team on 020 8809 8809 or email placements@norwood.org.uk.

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