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Almonry Close

The upgrading of a former Older Persons Scheme into retirement apartments for over 55s.

Almonry Close, Abbey Road, Pershore.  WR10 1LX

Welcome to Almonry Close

The redevelopment of the former Almonry Close sheltered housing scheme will provide 54 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for rent and shared ownership by over 55's. 

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About Almonry Close

The redevelopment of the former Almonry Close sheltered housing scheme will provide 54 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for rent and shared ownership by over 55's. 

The development is within easy walking distance of Pershore High Street and historic Pershore Abbey, and has been designed to meet the highest energy ratings, and will include a green roof, and be highly insulated.  Residents will have use of a communal lounge/meeting room, attractive private communal gardens, and a car club reducing the need for individual car ownership. 

Integrated technology will allow residents to call for assistance in the event of an emergency whilst maintaining their independence in self-contained homes.

 

Local Area

Pershore is famed for its elegant Georgian architecture, magnificent Abbey and the charming River Avon flowing parallel to the High Street.

Pershore is a market town in the Wychavon district in Worcestershire on the banks of the River Avon. The town is best known for Pershore Abbey, Pershore College (now a campus of Warwickshire College), and the plums grown locally.

Pershore is situated on the River Avon, 6 miles (10 km) west of Evesham in the Vale of Evesham, a district rich in fruit and vegetable production.

 

The town lies near the A44 approximately midway between Worcester and Evesham. The nearest motorway junctions are junction 7 of the M5 or junction 1 of the M50. There is a railway station on the Cotswold Line, enabling direct travel to Paddington station, London, although Pershore station is more than one mile (1.6 km) from the centre of the town towards Pinvin.

Bus services in Pershore provide links to Evesham, Stratford and Worcester.

 

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