Thornton-le-Dale is a village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire. It is three miles east of Pickering, on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. Roxby Gardens is off Roxby Road on the A170 Pickering Road to Scarborough Road (YO18 7SR).
Roxby Gardens has 14 self-contained two bedroom flats and two self-contained one bedroom flats. These are in a two storey building. They are designed to enable residents to live independently in a safe, inclusive environment. The scheme is supported by a government grant of 30%. This enables purchasers to acquire 70% interest in the value of the property on a 60 year leasehold for the elderly scheme.
Communal facilities and services
Communal facilities include a community room and laundry. A scheme manager lives on site and all properties and linked to a 24 hour local warden service for emergencies. All residents pay a service charge and a 'group' television licence.