Old School Court, York

Old School Court is a small Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust community, providing sheltered housing for the over 60s, in Upper Poppleton near York.

Location

Location

Old School Court is situated in the village of Upper Poppleton (YO26 6EH) on the outskirts of York. There is convenient access to local shops and village amenities. The village has a regular bus and train service to York, Harrogate and Leeds (Poppleton station is the first station after York).

Properties

Properties

Old School Court consists of:

  • six two-bedroom flats in a two storey block
  • two, two-bedroom bungalows
  • one bedroom bungalow for rent.

All properties are self-contained and designed to enable residents to live independently within a safe, inclusive environment. Each home has warm-air gas-fired central heating and double glazed windows.

The scheme is supported by a government grant of 30%. A purchaser can acquire 70% interest in the value of the property on a 60 year leasehold for the elderly scheme. Priority is given to those unable to purchase a property outright.

Communal facilities and services

Communal facilities and services

All residents pay a monthly service charge for the maintenance of the grounds. The scheme manager visits regularly to offer residents support if needed. All properties are connected to the central alarm system for emergencies.

Find out more

To find out more about living in Old School Court, read our resources for residents, contact us or view our homes.