Type of property
Rushmere Road is a modern, three-bedroom detached house in a pleasant residential area of Northampton. The house has three bedrooms on the ground floor, along with a kitchen, open plan lounge-diner and a shared bathroom with a bath. There’s an additional room upstairs which is used as an office.
Outside there’s a spacious garden with lawn and patio area that is often used for parties and barbecues when the weather is good.
Living at this service
Life at Rushmere Road is suitable for people with learning disabilities or autism.
It is home to a man and a woman, both aged over 60 who have a wide range of hobbies and interests. The lady enjoys gardening, shopping, and going to the cinema. She also goes swimming once a week and regularly attends a local day centre. The man enjoys going out to the local café and attending a local gym.
Rushmere Road would be ideal for someone over 50 who would appreciate a quiet house but who would also like to get the most out of the local community and socialise with the other people living here.
Valued in your community
Rushmere Road is located in a pleasant residential area close to the centre of Northampton. Within a short walk you can find shops, cafes, pubs and a post office. Northampton has a wide range of shops and leisure facilities – there’s a cinema, two museums, theatre and art gallery.
Other nearby attractions include Abington Park Museum, Weston Favell shopping centre and Althorp Park which makes an ideal day trip destination. If you enjoy the outdoors, Barnes Meadow Nature Reserve has grassland and wetland bird habitats. Sywell Country Park, built around a former reservoir, includes meadows, a playground and a native butterfly garden.
“Rushmere Road is ideally located near the centre of Northampton in a really nice neighbourhood. The people here have full lives and are supported to enjoy lots of different activities.”
Manager, Rushmere Road