Independent living scheme

Whin View Court independent living scheme

Whin View Court


Madeley Road, Havercroft, West Yorkshire, WF4 2JE


Whin View Court in Havercroft is a purpose built development of 42 one bedroom and two bedroom apartments and bungalows, set in attractive gardens.

Each home is well appointed with modern, fitted kitchen units and bathroom suites and well-appointed living room and bedrooms. The properties benefit from double glazing and either district, gas or coal fired central heating.

The mobile library and a hairdresser call weekly at Whin View Court.

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

All apartments are linked to a fire alarm which is tested regularly and bungalows are fitted with a smoke alarm.

Local amenities

There is a doctors’ surgery on Madeley Road and local shops on Cow Lane. A regular bus service runs to Wakefield City Centre from the bus stop on Cow Lane.


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.


Whin View Court has been designed to accommodate a wide range of people’s needs. As well as handrails, a lift and disabled access.


At Whin View Court 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 access to the communal entrance at Whin View Court is through a secure fob system, and CCTV operates on the door entry.


Whin View Court benefits from a wide range of on-site facilities for you and your family’s convenience. These include:

  • A lounge
  • Two laundry rooms
  • A hairdressing salon
  • A kitchen
  • A guest room
  • A scooter storage room
  • External gardens



01226 709145


Photograph of property: Exterior