What we do

New retirement living development, Lantern Court

McCarthy & Stone is the UK’s leading retirement housebuilder of privately owned property. Over the past 39 years, we have built more than 50,000 apartments nationwide. All apartments are built to help you keep your independence and we offer a choice of developments and lifestyles to suit your needs.

We now manage all our new developments nationwide - our professional, efficient and cost effective service provides you with a safe, friendly and comfortable environment that you can call home.

Retirement Living

Enjoy life in a Retirement Living apartment exclusively for the over 60s where you'll discover greater freedom to do the things you want to do during your retirement.

  • Homeowners’ lounge
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Guest suite*
  • Chores like gardening and exterior maintenance are taken care of

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Assisted Living

Assisted Living for over 70s provides a beautiful new apartment you own, together with care and support tailored to your needs provided by our on-site team. We provide a range of flexible care and support services in partnership with Somerset Care Group, a large and hugely experienced not-for-profit care operation. We call it YourLife Management Services.

  • We look after many of the time consuming chores
  • Table service or bistro style restaurant
  • One hours domestic assistance per week
  • Personalised care packages*
  • Homeowners’ lounge
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Guest suite*

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Ortus Homes

Ortus Homes are designed to give you the freedom to continue to enjoy and maximise your leisure years in an age exclusive environment for over 55s. It's not about compromise, it's more about life choices to help you preserve your lifestyle and make it easier to enjoy active living.

These high quality properties can be found in some of the country's most idyllic settings, and are discreetly future-proofed so they're easy to maintain. The age exclusivity of our developments means that security is a focus, and privacy and personal space is a key consideration.

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Financial services

We also offer a free benefits advisory service to help you understand which benefits you’re entitled to, and how much financial support you can expect to receive.

Our commitment to you

Whatever the service, you can be certain that we will apply the same commitment to quality and attention to detail that has won us awards for our property development.

*Additional charges apply