“When considering the masterplan for this strategic housing development the key principle is that everyone irrespective of age shares the aspiration to live in a carefully designed and socially inclusive environment. The extra care element of this development clearly focused on the later life sector of the housing market, providing quality life enhancing supported accommodation.”
Case Study 5:
Louth Extra Care
Status: Planning consent obtained
Accommodation: 80 Extra Care Apartments & Bungalows
- 80 apartments and bungalows incorporating dementia design
- Communal facilities including lounge, fitness suite and on-site fully catered restaurant.
This development is in close proximity to the town centre and situated opposite the county hospital. The scheme forms part of a larger development, incorporating a mix of residential provision on a greenfield site of 30 acres. Detailed discussions with local planning authority and County Council Adult Social Care have confirmed need and support for a new Extra Care provision.