The Village, Ilford
Village Way, Barkingside, Ilford, Essex, IG6 1RA
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Welcome to The Village, Ilford
At The Village retirement housing scheme in Barkingside, we offer 38 one bedroom purpose-built properties for rent for people over the age of 55.
The property is situated close to Barkingside and has excellent transport links to Ilford, Romford and central London. The local shops are within walking distance and include supermarkets, a post office, library, bakery, hairdressers and cafes. There are doctors' surgeries in Barkingside all within walking distance or on the local bus route. Other local amenities include a leisure centre and local parks.
We understand that sometimes you like to be alone and at other times you may want to be more sociable. Our properties give you that freedom. At The Village we run social activities including coffee mornings, monthly bingo and occasional entertainment.
You will not need to worry about maintenance and repairs or gardening upkeep as we take care of those. We provide a wide range of facilities, including a communal lounge, a guest room, a fully equipped communal kitchen, a garden with seating area, an on-site laundry and ample parking spaces.
What can we help with?
Want to arrange a visit?
We encourage visits to The Village so you can meet the manager and get a feel of what it would be like to live here. You will be able to look around, meet other residents, find out what goes on and ask any questions you may have.
0800 020 9524
Find out more about costs and availability
For the most up to date information on availability at The Village, our current charges and fees, or to discuss your personal circumstances, please contact us. Our team are here to help answer your questions and provide you with all the information you need to make a considered decision about your future home.Contact us
Life at The Village
All Anchor estates offer a 24-hour alarm call service in private and shared areas. Every estate will have either a resident or visiting manager who provides help, advice and co-ordinates any services provided.
In addition to each individual private property, all Anchor estates offer some shared facilities, available for the use and enjoyment of all the residents, and managed and maintained by Anchor.
Shared facilities vary from one estate to the next. Anchor estates offer some or all of the following:
- a guest suite for visitors
- a maintained communal lounge for social activities and events
- residents’ and visitors’ parking
- lifts where appropriate in shared buildings of two or more floors
- maintained gardens for all residents to enjoy
- a conservatory shared by all residents
- a shared laundry which saves space in residents' kitchens
Anchor endeavour to be completely transparent about all our charges and fees. Below is indicative pricing to act as a guide to the costs at The Village, Ilford. For further information please contact us.
How much does it cost?
Retirement properties for sale
Service charges start at £212.80 per month
Retirement properties for rent
Your monthly fee will range from £624.67 and normally includes your rent and service charge.
What is included in rental fees?
Our service charge covers all the cost of amenities you share with your neighbours, including the scheme manager service, our 24-hour emergency call service (Anchorcall), repairs and maintenance, window cleaning, gardening and the cleaning of communal areas.
Your local council will be able to advise you about getting help paying your rent and service charge through housing benefit. They will also be able to tell you if they will be paying grant to us to meet or contribute towards the support cost elements of our services to you.
Our retirement properties have a real community feel where people interact with their neighbours, families and friends, continuing to do all the things they love. Many of our leasehold housing developments organise a wide range of activities and events tailored to the interests of the people living in them.