Stepney Green Court is situated in the heart of the city. There are several schools nearby and Stepney Green tube station is within a short walking distance. Whitechapel Market and the Royal London Hospital are approximately a 10-minute walk away and it overlooks a beautiful green in a quiet residential street.
The estate is mainly made up of one and two bedroom flats but there are also two converted 4 bedroom maisonettes. There are 115 flats in total of which, 20 belong to a sheltered scheme for older people.
The estate was built in 1896 and is the oldest surviving scheme of all of IDS properties. It has been comprehensively refurbished to high standards. The flats are lifted and have secure door entry systems. The estate also benefits from closed-circuit security cameras.
Sheltered Scheme at Stepney Green
The sheltered scheme at Stepney Green was opened in the 1980’s after a major refurbishment of the original building. It has a 24 hour emergency alarm system. Applicants must be a minimum of 60 years of age.
It is a small sheltered scheme with 2 two bedroom and 18 one bedroom flats. There is also a communal lounge, garden, kitchen and laundry. It is a peaceful and popular place to live.