Ladyslaude Court

Ladyslaude Court
North Brickhill, Bedford

Client The Ibbett Trust / MHA
Location Bedford
Size 22 Extra Care apartments
Value £2.75m
Status Complete

Ladyslaude

To extend the overall provision on this site in a key location on the edge of a new Country Park, Ladyslaude Court - a new block of 22 Extra Care apartments - has been built adjacent to the Pinders award-winning Care Home, Anjulita Court.

Ladyslaude Court provides alternative accommodation in the form of 1 & 2-bedroom self-contained apartments to offer a range of tenancies to elderly residents, who may be in need of care but are able to enjoy a more independent lifestyle.

Residents at Ladyslaude Court can enjoy the peace of mind of 24-hour care and support (which is provided by MHA’s Domiciliary Care Team) and the social aspect of a residents’ lounge with adjoining kitchenette.  They may also use all of Anjulita Court’s facilities.

The design of the new block posed the challenge of producing a building with the same architectural language to complement the very strong and distinctive style of the original Care Home - not to detract from it, but to enhance and be an equally important element of a whole design.

The building was officially opened by HRH The Countess of Wessex in January 2012.

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