Location 

Potovens Lane, Outwood, West Yorkshire, WF1 2NZ 

Accommodation 

Springhills is a purpose-built development of 36 one-bedroom apartments and 14 two-bedroom bungalows, set in attractive gardens. 

All our apartments have been designed with over 60s in mind, having been modernised throughout to create a relaxing and comfortable environment. 

Each home is well appointed with modern fitted kitchen units and wet rooms. The scheme benefits from gas central heating and double glazing. 

Conveniently located a bus ride from Wakefield town centre, Springhills is close to 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 apartments are linked to a fire alarm which is tested regularly. 

Local amenities 

There is a doctors' surgery, and local shops on Potovens Lane, and a regular bus service runs into Wakefield city centre from the bus stop on Potovens Lane. 

Activities 

Across all our schemes we like to help create a strong sense of community, and we do this by supporting like-minded people to establish a programme of regular activities.  

Some of our schemes enjoy bingo, attend coffee mornings, or take part in other social activities. 

Accessibility 

Springhills has been designed to accommodate a wide range of people’s needs. As well as handrails, it also has a lift and disabled access. 

Support 

At Springhills, 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. 

Security 

We know that your security is a priority, and that’s why entry to Springhills is controlled by fob access. We also operate security cameras around the scheme. 

Amenities 

Springhills benefits from a wide range of on-site facilities for your convenience. These include: 

  • A lounge 

  • A laundry room 

  • A hairdressing salon 

  • A guest room 

  • A spa room
  • Scooter rooms