Welcome to St James Oaks
The St James Oaks Sheltered Housing site has very easy access to the town centre for shopping and all of its many useful amenities.
Within the sheltered housing complex, you could be mistaken for being in a rural location and far from the noise and activities normally associated with a town.
The security team at St. James Oaks sheltered housing are there to monitor arrivals and departures at the front gate. They have a role that encompasses the whole site on a 24 hour day to day basis with the gatehouse as a key part of the whole operation.
You can sleep soundly knowing that someone within the site is watching and monitoring the grounds from discreet Infrared Closed Circuit Cameras situated around the complex.
Security equipment at St. James Oaks sheltered housing is being constantly upgraded as technology improves. It is installed to improve your comfort and peace of mind knowing that it is present at all times to deter any unwanted guests and record any irregular activity.
This sheltered housing development of private properties caters for those with independent individuality. A new style of living. These apartments are for people aged 55 and over, and every aspect has been considered and designed with the most important subject in mind... You.
St James Oaks sheltered housing, was designed and constructed with solid walls and floors and have been created to be energy efficient. Built using quality materials and techniques, to save you money, all are double glazed and have independent gas central heating to insure that you only pay for what you use.
These sheltered housing apartments have been built to last.
At various times of the year, activities, visits and theatre trips will also take place and be advertised by us. Tickets and coaches will be organised by Landbridge with tickets usually available from The Lodge. Those who wish to join are welcome to attend and bring along any friends and relatives.
From the London Eye to Bournmouth, the variety of visits are numerous.
St. James Oaks sheltered housing has been designed to give all residents their continued independence in relaxed surroundings. The management operates in an environment that can adapt in a variety of ways to deliver both comfort and security. Landbridge management is at the very heart of St. James Oaks sheltered housing ,commitment to quality and high standards.
WHO ARE WE?
St. James Oaks is a Retirement Home complex, set in a very central location. The town of Gravesend just on the outskirts of London and the M25, next to the River Thames and central to all road and rail networks to explore the Kent countryside.
St. James Oaks retirement housing site has ample parking, including a layout of open walkways, paths and gardens between the buildings to create a relaxed atmosphere.
This concept was designed with the individuals needs in mind of what sheltered housing can and should be. St. James Oaks sheltered housing provides comfort and space in a peaceful environment. It is quite literally a community within itself.
- Individual Accommodation
- 24/7 Security
- Site Maintenance
- Various Activities
- Guest Suites
Below are just some images of the complex
Some Questions Answered
Am I 'young' enough to move to ST James Oaks?
St James Oaks is a development of private properties with additional services provided for your comfort and peace of mind. You will need to be able to live a normal independent life because St James oaks does not offer comparable services to a residential or nursing home. Some of the many services and activities that are available are detailed in the enclosed brochure.
What does the duty house manager do?
An accurate way to describe a duty house manager is that of a professional neighbour. She is there to do a daily check on each resident as discreetly as possible. The duty house manager deals competently with any emergency and establishes working contacts with local G.P’s, district nurses and social services. Should you fall ill, the duty house manager is there to provide support to aid your comfort and help speed you to a healthy recovery.
Can I bring my
pet with me?
Yes. But obviously in the interests of other residents Landbridge reserves the right to approve any pets, and should they become a nuisance to other residents, you may be asked to make alternative arrangements.
What about the
Details of the service charge are enclosed in our information pack. Importantly, a copy of audited accounts for the previous year are made available to every resident. Landbridge makes every effort to ensure that your service charges are always kept to and efficient minimum whilst offering you excellent service.
The full cost of rebuilding your home is covered by Landbridge Limited’s comprehensive insurance policy, the cost of which is part of your service charge. The sum insured is of course, reviewed annually. You do have to insure your own furniture and other contents as normal.
And if I can no longer lead an independent life?
If further help is necessary then Landbridge limited will enlist the support of relatives, home helps, voluntary workers, district nurses, or whatever services are appropriate. Whilst Landbridge limited cannot provide nursing care or meals, we would always be willing to assist in any way to offer advice or try to find a more suitable alternative in these circumstances.
when I sell?
If you wish to sell your property the development company will have an option to purchase, otherwise under the terms of your lease, you may sell your home to another eligible purchaser, so as to ensure that they too can lead an independent life.
Get In Contact
If you have any questions, queries or would like any further information please do not hesitate to contact us.
Tony PritchardChief Executive Officer
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If you have any questions, queries or would like any further information please do not hesitate to contact us at the details below.