Abbeyfield House

Supported Housing

New Wanstead


10-12 Selworthy Close
New Wanstead
E11 2TE
United Kingdom

Contact the house:

0208 9893293


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Our house offers assisted living accommodation for older people is located within the leafy residential suburb of New Wanstead, within walking distance to local shops and public transport facilities.

The property was built in 1965 and consists of 11 rooms all on ground level, with communal splash (wet) bathrooms. We a pleasant communal lounge and a dining room with French doors leading out to the well-tended, attractive garden so you can sit out and enjoy the fresh air and sunshine.

Tasty and nutritious home cooked meals are provided daily at lunch time and tea time and served in the dining room, while coffee mornings are held in the lounge.

We have kind and caring non residential management staff, backed up by a 24 hour Careline system.

The house hosts events and activities throughout the year by staff and residents as well as through Abbeyfield events which welcome members of the public and local volunteers.

Key features

  • Alarm system

  • Communal lounge

  • Dining room

  • Garden

  • Health and wellbeing facilities

  • Laundry facilities

Life at the house

Arts and craftsHere at Wanstead we aim to provides a warm, homely and relaxed atmosphere for residents . We are known for our exceptionally friendly and dedicated staff who offer support while promoting a healthy, active and independent lifestyle.

Having fun

We offer the companionship of others through social activities and events, especially suitable for older people, so there's always something to keep you occupied or to look forward to.

Regular activities include:

• Regular activities
• Coffee mornings
• Afternoon tea
• Arts and crafts
• Gentle exercise classes

Ad hoc events

• Pub lunches
• Day trips to local attractions
• Birthday parties
• Summer garden party
• Christmas party

We provide two healthy and delicious meals a day, which are cooked and prepared at the house. Our qualified cooks pride themselves on providing excellent food which is all freshly prepared, and where possible, using locally sourced produce.

Each house has an individual approach to catering for their residents, with menus being tailored to dietary needs and special events. But we always offer plenty of choices, including vegetarian options, and great portion sizes!

Meal time at an Abbeyfield is also important as it’s when the whole house gets together - a time to have a chat enjoying great food and great company. 

Contact the house

0208 9893293

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