Fechnie Brae House sheltered housing

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


Fechnie Brae House is located within the village of Blackburn. The full address is:

Fechnie Brae House
Fintray Road
AB21 0WA

There is a local convenience shop which is under 600 yards away, and a Post Office.

The wider area of Blackburn offers:

  • hot food takeaways
  • an MOT garage
  • a regular bus service to Aberdeen

The city of Aberdeen is a short twenty-five-minute car ride from Blackburn, offering a wide range of shopping centres, green spaces and leisure activities.


Fechnie Brae House has twenty-five flats across three levels, with:

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

Flats have:

  • gas central heating
  • double glazing
  • fitted kitchens

Fechnie Brae 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 Fechnie Brae House.


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

For questions about Fechnie Brae House please email or phone 01224 472856.

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