8 Paulin Drive
Winchmore Hill
London N21 1AA

Independent Living in Enfield

Esther Doe Lodge independent living consists of twelve self-contained studio flats located in Winchmore Hill, Enfield. The scheme was established in 1868 and rebuilt in 1974.

There are gardens to all sides of the building, with limited controlled parking at the front and side.

The independent living scheme is located in a residential area with vehicle access from Wades Hill and Broadfields Avenue.

24 hour emergency cover provided through the Anchorcall telephone alarm system.

Local Connections

Nearest Tube Station

Southgate for Piccadilly Line

Nearest Bus Stop

Winchmore Hill/The Green: Route W9

Nearest Rail Station

Winchmore Hill Rail Station

Residency criteria

  • Age: Applicant must be aged 55 years or over at the time of application.
  • Gender: Applicants must be female.
  • Preference will be given to applicants born in Bethnal Green, Whitechapel and Streatham.
  • Preference will be given to applicants of the Protestant faith.

Applicants to this independent living almshouse must be women of at least 55 years of age and who are of the Protestant faith. Preference will be given to applicants born in Bethnal Green, Whitechapel and Streatham.

In exceptional circumstances where it has not been possible to fill a vacancy from this locality, then the trustees may consider applicants from the Pathways Jubilee area of benefit comprising the London boroughs of Wandsworth, Waltham Forest, Enfield, Haringey, Greenwich, Newham, Tower Hamlets and Lambeth.