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Rand Aid, Thornhill Manor


Thornhill Manor
Landscaped gardens and beautiful water features make for tranquil retirement

Rand Aid Association's Thornhill Manor is set within a fully secured residential village on the historical site of Modderfontein. The 18-hectare retirement village is characterised by a sense of tranquillity and complemented by its landscaped gardens and beautiful water features. For residents' ease, Thornhill Manor is located close to many amenities including shops, the post office, a garage, sport and golf clubs and beautiful nature reserves and walks.

Thornhill Manor comprises 112 two-bedroom (99 m²) and 101 three-bedroom (124m²) north facing cottages, available for purchase on a life-rights basis to people 65-years-old and over.

Each cottage has two bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen with ample cupboard space and provision for a dishwasher, washing machine and refrigerator/freezer; lounge/dining room, roofed terrace, enclosed drying yard and a single or double lock-up garage with automated garage door. The cottages are carpeted and have under floor heating in the lounge and dining room, as well as telephone sockets and a connection to a central DSTV satellite dish.

Frail care facilities are available at Rand Aid's Ron Smith Care Centre, a mere five kilometres away.

Other facilities include an interdenominational chapel; recreation centre comprising a large, well-equipped hall with stage; a swimming pool; transport to shops and amenities which are in close proximity; comfortable community centre and library. Facilities for a hairdresser are available on site and a physiotherapist; podiatrist and beautician provide services on appointment.

Services included in levy: emergency call system; 24-hour security with gate control, patrolling personnel and an electrified fence; a village sister for preventative nursing care;  garden service; weekly servicing of apartments; daily postal delivery; 24-days per annum recuperation in the frail care centre per unit; rates, water and electricity; insurance of buildings; external maintenance and administration costs.

Thornhill Manor has become an extremely popular retirement destination and as such, a waiting list has been started.  You can secure your place on the waiting list by paying a small, refundable deposit. For more information, contact Esme Erasmus or Jackie Scott at 011-608-2480.

Click here to download our waiting list form

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Organisation: Rand Aid Association
Street Address: 158 Westlake Drive
Suburb: Modderfontein
City: Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng
Post Box Number: Private Bag X01
Postal Suburb: Modderfontein
Postal code: 1645
Telephone: 011-608-2480
Fax Number: 011-608-2687

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Types of Care / Type of Facility
  • Independent living
  • Retirement home
  • Retirement village
  • Retirement village -frail care
  • Retirement village -nursing

Last modified : 02/18/2013

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