Orchid House is situated in Sowerby, in close proximity to the market town of Thirsk, North Yorkshire. The scheme provides the following self-contained accommodation: 53 two-bedroom apartments, 26 two-bedroom bungalows and 11 one-bedroom apartments.

Acacia Drive
North Yorkshire
Telephone: 01845 523581
The scheme provides 64 self-contained apartments and 26 self-contained bungalows for rent, shared ownership and outright sale. The scheme includes wheelchair access throughout with each apartment / bungalow providing a high standard of accommodation that includes a fitted kitchen, walk-in shower and underfloor heating.

Scheme details

Landlord Thirteen Group
Year built 2016
Floors Three
Number of lifts Two
Accommodation 53 two-bedroom self-contained apartments, 11 one-bedroom apartments and 26 two-bedroom bungalows
Accessibility All accommodation is wheelchair accessible
  • 24-hour care / support services are available on site if you need them; and
  • Concessionary TV licence.
Service providers Housing and support are provided by Thirteen Group; care is provided by Comfort Call
  • Door entry and intercom system to every accommodation;
  • 24-hour emergency response alarm to every accommodation;
  • Bistro;
  • Garden room;
  • Main lounge;
  • Quiet lounge;
  • Assisted bathing;
  • Scooter store; and
  • Four retail units (use to be confirmed)
Regular activities Opportunities are available to participate in a wide range of activities within the scheme.
Pets The scheme is pet-friendly
Tenure type Affordable rent, shared ownership and outright sale
Eligibility You will usually need to be 55 or over and with a housing and / or care need to be eligible for this scheme (an exception can be made in light of physical or sensory disability)

More information and how to apply

For more information about the scheme, to arrange a viewing or to find out if you are eligible and to apply, please contact the scheme manager.