New housing options for Cloncurry’s elderly

Elderly residents of Cloncurry will soon have an alternative solution to retirement living with two purpose-built ageing-in-place homes being prepared for sale.

Local company Auzscot Constructions was responsible for both the civil works and construction of the two homes located at 50 Gregory Street.

“The two-bedroom low-set homes feature wider hallways and doorways to accommodate wheelchairs, kitchen appliances at bench height for accessibility, solar panels to reduce energy costs, electric scooter charging points and reinforced bathrooms for the installation of handrails,” Mr Riella said.

Cloncurry Mayor Greg Campbell said the project is a wonderful result for the community.

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Source: The North West Star