Lapwing Court offers a range of 28 one bedroom Extra Care apartments. Here you’ll find a professional on-site manager looks after the buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs, as well as helping you to access further help and support if you need it. On-site facilities include a hairdressers and laundry. There are amenities just a short distance away, such as a convenience store and post office.
There are a number of ways to get involved with the resident community, with coffee mornings, games afternoons, card making, cream teas, choir and arts workshops taking place. The properties back onto playing fields of The Academy, and their school choir occasionally visit.
Around the town
Selsey itself offers fine beaches, historical buildings, some quirky restaurants and a number of pleasant walks and cycle routes across the mainly flat terrain. Situated next to the coast, Selsey golf course has views of the Downs as a back drop.
Nearby Chichester is famous for its shopping and is one of the South’s most attractive retail areas. Easily accessible by road and rail, you will find a great variety of shops. For the clothes conscious there are the well-known high street shops and smaller individual boutiques.
Of interest locally
The nearby coastline of Bracklesham Bay is a great place for fossil hunting, while Pagham Harbour is a renowned local nature reserve. The wide landscapes, exposed coastal location and diverse birdlife lure many artists to the town. Many of them belong to the Selsey Arts Society, which holds regular exhibitions and events.
Other local attractions include Medmerry Mill and the Selsey Lifeboat Museum. There are plenty of other places to visit nearby, such as the South Downs and neighbouring villages.
Location and transport links
Lapwing Court is conveniently situated just off the B2145, which is accessible from the A27. Selsey is a West Sussex village close to both the cathedral city of Chichester and the popular seaside resort of Bognor Regis.
Regular bus services run to nearby Chichester and surrounding villages - and there is a mainline station at Chichester with frequent trains running into London Victoria, Portsmouth, Southampton and Brighton.
Distance to GP: 1 miles
Distance to shop: 1.1 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.5 miles
Distance to Post Office: 1.1 miles