Our Area and Homes

The Trust owns and manages more than 7000 properties within eight areas in East Wythenshawe.Willow Park area Map

  • 1. Benchill
  • 2. Sharston
  • 3. Brownley Green
  • 4. Crossacres
  • 5. Poundswick
  • 6. Peel Hall
  • 7. Woodhouse Park
  • 8. Moss Nook

The waiting time for accommodation varies according to demand for an area and also the availability of vacant properties. Read our leaflet on Affordable Homes.

The trust has a wide range of different type of properties to let. Here is a snapshot of the homes provided by Willow Park Housing Trust.


Home Types

  • Houses
    A home on two floors with its own front door at ground level. It can be part of a terrace, semi-detached or detached. They have their own garden or a private paved area. Most have two or three bedrooms some have four.


  • Bungalows
    A home on one floor with its own front door at ground level. They usually have one or two bedrooms. Some have their own garden, others share with neighbouring homes.


  • Cottage flats
    A building of two storeys, with one flat on each floor. It usually looks like a house from the outside. They have either one or two bedrooms.


  • Walk-up flats
    Usually between two and four storeys – or an individual flat above a shop or maisonette. Most have one or two bedrooms some have three.


  • Multi-storey flats
    A block of between six and 15 storeys high, with several flats on each floor. Usually one or two bedrooms. There is a communal entrance on the ground floor, staircases and a lift.


  • Sheltered housing flats
    One-bedroom flats in blocks reserved for older people. There are communal facilities and help at hand from trained staff.


  • Maisonettes
    A home with two floors in a small block. The block usually has two homes, one on top of the other. Some maisonettes are above shops, or in a block with a one-storey flat. Most have two or three bedrooms.