Properties for rent Sturton Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 2QE View on map
Welcome to Linnett House
At Linnett House retirement housing scheme in Cambridge, we offer 20 studio flats, 2 one bedroom and 1 three bedroom house, which are all purpose-built properties for rent for people over the age of 55.
The property is situated close to Cambridge and has excellent transport links into the town centre, central London and the surrounding areas. The local shops are within a five minute walk and include two supermarkets, a post office and various other retail outlets including the local shopping centre. There is a doctors' surgery with a chemist within walking distance. Other local amenities include a cinema, a shopping centre, restaurants and the beautiful historical sights and attractions of Cambridge.
We understand that sometimes you like to be alone and at other times you may want to be more sociable. Our properties give you that freedom. At Linnett House we run social activities including coffee mornings, discussion groups and music evenings.
You will not need to worry about maintenance and repairs or gardening upkeep as we take care of those. We provide a wide range of facilities, including a communal lounge, a guest room and a garden with seating area, an on-site laundry and seven parking spaces.
Shared facilities complementing each private residence:
- 1 lift
- Secure door entry system on all external doors
Well maintained outdoor space for you to enjoy:
- Extensive grounds
- Seated patio area
- Landscaped gardens
- Raised allotments flowerbeds
- Picnic area
Care and support
More support available when you need it:
- Supporting Manager
Life at Linnett House
At Linnett House sheltered housing scheme, we offer purpose-built and well-maintained rented accommodation for people over the age of 55.
Your home will be completely self-contained with your own front door allowing the privacy and independence you expect. It will be easy to maintain, and you will be able to give your new home a personal touch and decorate and furnish it as you wish.
Your kitchen will have fully-fitted units. There will be storage space and lounge and bedroom areas.
Many of the people who live in our properties have arranged broadband and digital or satellite TV and most properties have a telephone point.
You will want to feel safe in your new home and that’s why each of our properties is fitted with an emergency alarm.
Our retirement properties have a real community feel where people interact with their neighbours, families and friends, continuing to do all the things they love.
Our rented housing locations plan and organise a wide range of activities and events tailored to the interests of the people living in them. Events are varied and many of our rented housing locations choose to set up social committees to include everyone in the planning of communal events and activities.
Anchor endeavour to be completely transparent about all our charges and fees. Below is indicative pricing to act as a guide to the costs at Linnett House, Cambridge. For further information please us.
How much does it cost?
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Your monthly fee will range from £518.89 and normally includes your rent, service charge, heating, hot water and water rates.
What is included in rental fees?
Our service charge covers all the cost of amenities you share with your neighbours, including the scheme manager service, our 24-hour emergency call service (Anchorcall), repairs and maintenance, window cleaning, gardening and the cleaning of communal areas.
Your local council will be able to advise you about getting help paying your rent and service charge through housing benefit. They will also be able to tell you if they will be paying a grant to us to meet or contribute towards the support cost elements of our services to you.
Our customers really value the service that our scheme managers provide. They are there to make sure that our rented accommodation is welcoming and pleasant to live in.
We encourage visits to Linnett House sheltered housing scheme so you can meet our scheme manager and get a feel of what it would be like to live here. You will be able to look around, meet your new neighbours, find out what goes on and ask any questions you may have. It is important to us that you make the right decision and are happy with your choice of new home.
Hello my name is Denise Dunn and I am the scheme manager at Linnett House in Cambridge. We are a small friendly retirement housing scheme, supporting independent living. I understand that choosing a new home can be daunting process, and I am here to help and provide all the support you need. Why not come and visit us and see what we can offer.
Sturton Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 2QE
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