Meet our friendly retirement communities


You’ll find there’s a McCarthy Stone retirement home for every preference, from our popular apartments to brilliant bungalows. And while our light, spacious and energy efficient properties all share exceptional standards of build quality and design, we pride ourselves on our flexible, individualised services. 

For instance, our different development types: Retirement Living and Retirement Living PLUS, offer an assortment of thoughtful amenities and services to make life easier and more enjoyable. We also provide a variety of affordable ways to make a property yours – including rental opportunities. Plus, lots of personalised support to make moving easier, from part exchange for a hassle-free house sale to help with financial planning and our free Smooth Move service.

What we offer

Moving home can be a huge step, but don’t let that hold you back. We’re here to help ensure a smooth move into your retirement property.
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Types of developments

Looking for a retirement apartment, bungalow or cottage? Discover which is the right for your lifestyle here.
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Flexible occupancy options

You’ve found an amazing apartment‚ but do you want buy it, rent it, or Part Buy, Part Rent? Find an option to suit you.
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Moving made easy

From part exchange to free specialist removals, we’re here for you at every stage of the journey.
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Cut your living costs

Concerned about the cost of living? McCarthy Stone can help you cut your costs and still enjoy the lively lifestyle you deserve.
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Join the community

Our homeowners are an inspiring bunch! Read about some of the remarkable individuals living in our friendly communities.
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McCarthy Stone Resales

Browse available pre-loved retirement properties, or get support selling your McCarthy Stone home.

Retirement living options for over 60s

Searching for retirement villages, apartments or bungalows? Independent housing? Or assisted living with support available? Whatever type of retirement living property you’re after, you’ll find it with McCarthy Stone.

choose a city, countryside or coastal retirement

With developments in amazing locations by the coast, in the heart of the countryside or in lively cultural hotspots, there’s a McCarthy Stone home for every retirement dream. And a friendly community waiting to welcome you. Are you in?
Discover The Old Market Retirement Village in Wimborne, Dorset

The Old Market Village, Wimborne

Surrounded by glorious countryside, this stunning retirement village in Dorset is made up of an attractive mix of apartments, bungalows and fantastic amenities arranged around a village green.

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