Independent living scheme

Queens Avenue Bungalows independent living scheme

Queens Avenue Bungalows

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50 Queens Avenue, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 4SD


Queen Avenue, Pontefract, is a development of 39 one bedroom and 15 two bedroom bungalows and apartments.

Each property is self-contained with modern fitted kitchens and bathroom suites, double glazing and district heating. There are open plan gardens around the scheme.

Conveniently located close to Pontefract town centre, Queens Avenue is just a short bus ride – from supermarkets, local shops, pubs, clubs, churches, hairdressers, a fish and chip shop, chemists, butcher and a variety of sandwich shops.

WDH's Care Link emergency contact system is wired into each home ensuring access to assistance 24 hours a day.

All bungalows are fitted with a fire alarm which is tested regularly.

Local amenities

Local shops are within easy walking distance of Queens Avenue and Pontefract town centre is a short bus ride away from the bus stop on the main road.


Across all our schemes we like to help create a strong sense of community, and we do this by bringing together like-minded people through our programme of regular activities. Residents can enjoy bingo, attend coffee mornings, or take part in quiz nights or monthly social outings.


Queens Avenue Bungalows has been designed to accommodate a wide range of people’s needs. As well as handrails, it also has disabled access.


At Queens Avenue Bungalows support is available when you need it. With an experienced Community Support Worker and our Care Link system installed in every home as standard, residents can live with the peace of mind that in the event of an emergency, support can be summoned immediately. Residents will receive the same service 24 hours a day, seven days a week, all year round from WDH. Residents can also tailor the support they receive to suit them, just speak to your Community Support Worker about what suits you and your lifestyle.


We know that your security is a priority, and that’s why Care Link are on hand at the touch of a button should you need to report anything.


Queens Avenue Bungalows benefits from a range of on-site facilities for you and your family’s convenience. These include:

  • A community centre
  • A kitchen
  • A lounge with computer access



01977 794380


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