About Old School Court, York
Communal facilities and services
All residents pay a monthly service charge for the maintenance of the grounds. The scheme manager visits weekly to offer residents support if needed. All properties are connected to the central alarm system for emergencies.
The local area
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).
Old School Court consists of:
- 12 two bedroom flats
- 2 two bedroom bungalows
- 3 one bedroom bungalows
These properties are a mixture of rented and leaseholder . All properties are self-contained and designed to enable residents to live independently within a safe, inclusive environment. Each home has gas 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.