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The Maples

The Maples, Kirkby

Size: 170 homes
Tenure: Extra Care/Affordable Rent/Rent to Buy
Main Contractor: Lane End Developments
Completion: 2019

A £20 million investment will see us transform a disused brownfield site into high quality housing and supported living for some of Knowsley’s elderly and vulnerable people.

Situated on Westhead Avenue in Kirkby, The Maples will offer 100 one- and two-bed extra care apartments with around-the-clock support to meet resident’s individual needs.

The site will also feature 16 supported housing units as well as 54 homes for affordable rent and Rent to Buy.

Each home will benefit from a communal sensory garden as well as an on-site bistro and hairdressers.

The first homes should be ready in 2019.

If you’re interested in one of the Rent to Buy homes on offer, please email us at