Whinfield Residents Association

(Incorporating the Friends of Beech Wood)

Social Housing in Whinfield

We have a number of Social Housing Providers in the ward whom provide a range of accommodation. Places for People homes are situated off Shetland Drive. Darlington Borough Council has houses situated on a small housing estate off Fotheringhay Drive and other housing which includes apartments/flats for the elderly are situated off Cloverdale. Darlington Borough Council’s Oban Court provides accommodation for the over 50s with a 31 one-bedroom self-contained apartment shelted complex which is situated opposite Asda and next door to the Doctor’s surgery and chemist. A private care home called The Grange is situated on Whinbush Way and provides Residential and Dementia as well as day care, respite and long-term care. The home consists of a total of 74 bedrooms in single and double occupancy bedrooms.

Places for People homes
Darlington Borough Council
Oban Court (Darlington Borough Council)
Grange Care Home (Burlington Care)