All applicants are means tested and are interviewed by Director(s) of Exeter Homes Trust Ltd whose decision is final. To be eligible to apply for an Almshouse, you must be over the age of 55, capable of fully independent living, and of limited financial means. Beneficiaries must have an established connection to the City of Exeter and live within a 10-mile radius of the Guildhall when applying.

If you meet these criteria and wish to apply, please contact the Trust on 01392 421162 or email, with your name, contact details, and a description of your current living circumstances where upon receipt, a Staff Member of the Trust will provide you with an application form either by post or email.

At present, there are no Void/Empty Properties available within the Trust. (October 2023)