Woolwich Parochial – Independent Living, Woolwich

1-8 Greenlaw Street
London SE18 5AW

Independent Living in Woolwich

Woolwich Parochial independent living consists of eight one-bedroom flats, with four on the ground floor and four on the first floor. They are situated in a predominantly residential area.

The almshouses were established in 1679 and rebuilt in 1958. They underwent a programme of modernisation in 1993.

There are gardens on all sides of the building, with controlled parking to the front and surrounding roads.

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

Local Connections

Nearest Tube Station

Woolwich Arsenal for DLR (Docklands Light Railway)

Nearest Bus Stop

Kingsman Street (On Woolwich Church Street): Route 161, Route 177, Route 180
Route 472, and Route N1

Nearest Rail Station

Woolwich Dockyard Rail Station

Residency criteria

  • Age: Applicant must be aged 60 years or over at time of application.
  • Geographical: Applicant must have lived in Greenwich for 5 years prior to the date of application. Preference is given to applicants who live in the Woolwich area.

In exceptional circumstances where it has not been possible to fill a vacancy from this locality, then the trustee 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.


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Contact Pathways about Independent Living Accommodation

If you have any further queries about Independent Living Accommodation with Pathways, please contact one of our Housing Officers or call 020 8579 7411.