Airlie House and Strachan Cottages sheltered housing

Airlie House building with two floors

On this page you will find information about Airlie House sheltered housing:


Airlie House and Strachan Cottages are located within the village of Kintore, which is situated on the banks of the River Don. The full address is: 

Airlie House and Strachan Cottages
Allandale Gardens
AB51 0UT

There is a local convenience shop under 700 yards away, and a post office.

The wider area of Kintore offers:

  • coffee shops
  • a fish and chip shop
  • a regular train service to Aberdeen and Inverurie

The city of Aberdeen is a short eighteen-minute train journey from Kintore, offering a wide range of shopping centres, green spaces and leisure activities. 

Strachan Cottages building with bushes and parking spaces


Airlie House has 6 cottages and 18 flats, across two levels, with:

  • lift access
  • a communal lounge
  • a library
  • gardens

Each flat has:

  • gas central heating
  • double glazing
  • fitted kitchens

Airlie House is fitted with a door entry system and all properties are connected to the Community Alarm Service.


Many sheltered housing communities offer opportunities to engage with other tenants and participate in activities. The communal areas such as lounges and gardens provide space tenants can use for relaxation and casual socialising.

Activities vary from community to community, and can include:

  • fish and chip nights
  • bingo
  • dominoes
  • craft clubs
  • concerts

Tenants are regularly consulted regarding future activities and encouraged to contribute suggestions. Available activities will be advertised on the notice board within Airlie House.


For general enquiries about sheltered housing please email or phone 01467 468154.

For questions about Airlie House please email or phone 01224 472856.

If you wish to apply for sheltered housing you can do so through our housing portal.