240A Battersea Park Road, London SW11 4LN

Independent Living in Battersea

Dovedale Cottages in Battersea is an independent living scheme consisting of 21 one-bedroom flats: seven on the ground floor; eight on the 1st floor; and six on two storeys.

Dovedale Cottages was established in 1841 and renovated in 1995/97.  A new block was built in 1979/81. Communal facilities include a laundry and conservatory.

The two original end cottages are Grade II listed buildings. The later block linking the two cottages is not listed.

The scheme is located in a residential area. There are gardens to all sides of the building, with limited controlled parking in all surrounding roads.

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

Local Connections

Nearest Bus Stop

The Latchmere (on Battersea Park Road): Routes 44 and 344

Nearest Rail Station

Battersea Park Rail Station
Clapham Junction Rail Station (London Overground)

Residency criteria

  • Age: Applicant must be aged at least 55 years old at the time of application.