Health We are experienced in the delivery of Extra Care Schemes, Supported Living Units, Respite Care Homes and Sheltered Housing Developments that provide the perfect choice for residents looking for a home that combines first-class accommodation with superb services that help you make the most of life. In addition to these residential care projects we have also successfully managed the construction of Doctor’s Surgeries and Community Care Centers.

  • Riverview, Penkridge

    This £6.5m Extra Care facility consists of 41 self-contained 1 and 2 bedroom apartments complete with a communal orangery, residents lounge, activity room and fully equipped catering kitchen. The building replaces a former obsolete care facility and now provides state of the art facilities in the centre of the Village of Penkridge.

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  • White Ladies Close

    White Ladies Close, Worcester

    This urban regeneration project on a confined brownfield city centre site comprised the design and construction of a 37 bed Extra Care facility together with ancillary communal facilities and associated external works for Abbeyfields. The completed scheme has rejuvenated the area by replacing the previous derelict industrial units with a purpose built care facility complete with facilities for the wider community.

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  • Meadow Court - External

    Meadow Court, Worcester

    This Extra Care development is situated in an elevated position with panoramic views of the cathedral City of Worcester. The mixed tenure development includes 12 shared ownership and 45 rented apartments of which 5 were specifically designed in accordance with the Wheelchair Housing Design Guide. The facility also includes a library / hobby room, café, restaurant, hair salon, cinema room and 45 parking spaces.

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  • St Andrew's Hospice - External

    St Andrew’s Hospice, Grimsby

    St Andrew’s Hospice’s twenty year old premises were in need of updating and additional adult bedrooms required. The project was to rationalise the accommodation across the existing site to enable the Hospice to continue to meet the growing needs of the community. A new building housing twelve modern adult bedrooms, a service block, entrance/reception/dining area and a Day Therapy unit was constructed as the first phase on the limited site whilst the hospice continued to operate normally.

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  • Pencric, Penkridge

    Pencric, Penkridge

    An 82 bed Extra Care scheme in the heart of Penkridge market village providing high quality independent living for local people with wellbeing/leisure facilities not only for residents, but also the wider community. Pencric challenges convention in terms of opportunity for residents to remain part of the community, living near to their families in their own homes with individual help/support at hand if required, whilst providing the wider community with use of the wellbeing/leisure facilities

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  • Cherry Tree Court, Essington

    Cherry Tree Court, Essington, Wolverhampton

    Located within the rural South Staffordshire countryside with sweeping views of Brownshore Lakes, this £11m development comprises a 66 bed Extra Care Unit complete with in-house hairdressers, hobby room, restaurant, communal lounge and 35 mixed tenure family dwellings.

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  • Front View, St Luke's Cannock

    St. Luke’s Close, Cannock

    The scheme was a partnership between Housing Plus and the Department of Health to provide supported living units within established residential areas of South Staffordshire. The units provide a vital service in enabling people with specific physical and mental disabilities to reside in residential style accommodation units rather than becoming long term hospital patients.

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  • Entrance to Doctors Surgery, Newark

    Newark Doctor’s Surgery & Retail Units

    Located in the heart of Newark, Nottinghamshire this £3m development for MF Strawson Ltd comprised of a 1,300m2 doctors' surgery spread over two floors above 3 retail units providing 11,000 square feet of retail space.

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  • Gardens, Brick Kiln Place, Grantham

    Extra Care Provision for the Elderly, Grantham

    LACE Housing’s commitment to older people in Lincolnshire is to ensure they have access to a high standard of specialist housing, care and support services. Thornton-Firkin played a key part in the development of Extra Care projects. The Chief Executive of LACE states, ”they have considerable knowledge and understanding associated to the housing and support needs of older people with considerable experience within the social housing sector which has been invaluable".

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