Modley House sheltered housing

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


Modley House is located within the town of Ellon, situated in a quiet residential area with a bus stop close to the building, and is a short ride to the town centre. The full address is:

Modley House
Modley Avenue
AB41 9WT

There is a convenience shop just two hundred yards from Modley House and a local Mens’ Shed.

The wider area of Ellon offers large supermarkets, a good range of shops, a golf club, swimming pool, and regular buses to Aberdeen, Peterhead and Fraserburgh. The coast is a fifteen-minute drive away, including Forvie Nature Reserve, a popular location for seal watching. The National Trust property of Haddo House is also within fifteen minutes’ drive.


Modley House has thirty two flats across two levels and two cottages which have access to:

  • a communal lounge
  • Laundry facilities
  • Gardens

Each flat has:

  • Gas central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Fitted kitchens

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


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 Modley House.


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

For questions about Modley House please email or phone 01358 281139

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