Sheltered housing in Shaftesbury, Dorset
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The Accommodation

There are currently 15 en-suite rooms for single occupation. All our rooms are carpeted and curtained and have television and telephone sockets. They each have their own kitchenette with refrigerator provided.

Lunch and a light supper are offered in the dining room daily, with breakfast (items provided) to be taken in residents’ own rooms.

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Who are we for?

Our house is for people over 55 who do not want to live on their own, but prefer to maintain their independence by living in a small community with key services provided.

Individuals looking for independent living
Individuals looking for temporary respite care
Individuals looking for accommodation for a relative
Abbeyfield is a registered charity monitored by the Regulator of Social Housing.

The Local Area

Abbeyfield House is close to all the amenities of Shaftesbury, a town steeped in history. With its famous Gold Hill, Shaftesbury has several shops and cafés, churches, chemists, banks, a post office, pubs and a hotel in its High Street. There is also a market every Thursday and a farmers’ market once a month.

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Our Facilities

There is a sitting room and kitchenette on the ground floor with French windows opening onto a paved patio area. The dining room overlooks the terrace and beautiful garden, which has stunning views over the Blackmore Vale.  There is a modern laundry, lifts and a small private car park to the rear of the building.

Homely Dining Room
Award Winning Gardens
Communal Lounges
Guest & Visitor Facilities