Downfield Drive in Plympton is a development of 20 apartments with shared gardens, guest room and private car parking facilities. Located on the edge of Plympton, the properties are close to local shops, post office, and several churches. Scenic woodland, parkland and the coastline are nearby for walks. There is also a regular bus service into Plymouth city centre, just a 40 minute journey away.
The buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs are all taken care of by your professional on-site manager. Should you need to access further help and support or access to training /new hobbies they will also be on hand with advice. There will be regular opportunities to meet and socialise with other residents, plus talks from other providers on subjects such as active ageing and health promotion making this a very happy and inclusive community.
Plympton is a friendly and pretty town in Devon just east of Plymouth. It has vibrant community and its history goes back as far as 904. It was once a bustling port until the river silted up and the sea trade moved to Plymouth. The area is ideally suited for exploring the beaches of Devon and Cornwall and Dartmoor National Park is only a couple of miles away.
Lots to do and see
Plympton has an ancient castle, a priory, the Guildhall, several pubs and the Plym Valley restored steam railway. The city of Plymouth is a lively port in an impressive natural setting with a wealth of marinas, seafront bars and historic buildings. The Barbican area features narrow cobbled streets with specialist shops, cafés and art galleries, whilst the surrounding area offers pleasant walks in the many parks, woods and nature reserves.
Downfield Drive in Devon is situated just off the B3416, near the A38. From nearby Plymouth there are bus routes to nearby Exeter, Tavistock and Launceston – plus there are frequent rail services to London Paddington and Penzance.
Distance to GP: 1 miles
Distance to shop: 0.45 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0 miles
Distance to Post Office: 1 miles