Award-winning Retirement Housing

We’re proud of our role in providing people with a better retirement. It gives us great pleasure when we win awards because it means other people think we’re doing a really good job too.



LaingBuisson Awards 2023 - Excellence in Retirement Housing - Winner

LaingBuisson Awards 2023

Winner in the "Excellence in Retirement Housing" category.

Great Place to Work certified - 2023-24

Great Place to Work 2023-24

We are thrilled to announce that we have once again been named a Great Place to Work. A huge thank you to the many people across the entire business who help make McCarthy Stone a Great Place to Work, and would recommend working here!

GBCA 2023 Regional Winner

Great British Care Awards 2023

Ellen Joiner, Estate Manager at Miami House, Essex, won The Home Care Registered Manager Award at the London regional final. Ellen will now go through to the national final in March 2024.

What House awards 2023 silver winner

What House Awards 2023

Silver Winner in the Best Retirement Developer category.

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Housebuilder Awards - Best Retirement Scheme - 2023 Winners

Our Foundry Place Retirement Living PLUS development in Beccles was recognised as 2023's best retirement scheme at the Housebuilder Awards.

Health Investor Senior Housing Awards 2023

Health Investor Senior Housing Awards - Best Pipeline of the Year Award  – 2023 Winners

This award recognises the developers and operators with the most impressive pipeline of seniors housing developments either under construction or with land acquired and planning obtained. The judges considered both the volume and the quality of the projects in the pipeline.

Retirement Living Awards Winner 2023

Retirement Living Awards - Best Retirement Project and Best Developer Awards  – 2023 Winners

Priory House, Banstead, won Best Retirement Project. Our 500th managed development was recognised for its beautiful design and the secure and thriving community it offers to older people in the area.

McCarthy Stone also took the Best Developer Award, recognising our commitment to our customers and our communities and our sustainability strategy.

NHBC Pride in the Job award 2023

National House Building Council - Pride in the Job - 2023 Winners

Six of our incredible Site Managers have been awarded NHBC Pride in the Job Quality Awards for their excellent work at their developments, with two of those going on to win Seals of Excellence, and one being named a regional winner!

ARMA ACE Award 2023

Association of Residential Managing Agents ACE Award - 2023 Winners

A huge well done to Louise Grace, House Manager at Centenary Place, who won On-Site Member of the Year Award and Carla Davies, Estate Manager at Foxhall Court who won the Rising Star Award, and congratulations to House Manager, Tasmin Searle who was also shortlisted.

Silver Marketing Awards Best Radio Award 2023

2023 Silver Marketing Association, Best Radio Campaign - Winner

Our award-winning radio campaign for Boom Radio UK features homeowners at Williams House, Thatcham, talking about the difference that life in this retirement community had made to their happiness and wellbeing.

Charterwood Market Movers Retirement Living award

2023 Carterwood Market Movers - Winner

"We’re delighted to be recognised once again as Carterwood’s top Market Mover in the retirement living sector."
5 Star Home Builder Customer Satisfaction Award 2023

2023 Customer Satisfaction Five Star Award

More than 90% of our customers say they would recommend us, which means we’ve been awarded the maximum 5-star rating for customer satisfaction. We’ve achieved this rating every year we have taken part in the survey.