Retirement Homes in Country 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes available to Buy Outright, Part Buy Part Rent or Rent

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Living in the country

Experience the outdoors, embrace the fresh air

Whether you’re looking for a country escape that’s not far from town or a more rural destination, our retirement properties in the country provide the perfect blend for many retirees, offering fresh air, nature and invigorating activities without compromising on city comforts.

Lifestyle in the area

Lifestyle in the country

Dunstable Downs Bedfordshire


Living in the country means being closer to Britain’s native animals, with nature conserves, National Trust locations and parks all close by. Waking up to picturesque views and seeing British wildlife in action is a way of life that many people strive for and, in one of our locations near the countryside, it’s one that you’ll never tire of.

Our retirement properties in the country are in sought after areas, providing plenty of ways to stay busy without feeling like you’re stuck in a city. Visit farmers’ markets, boutique shops, enjoy fresh produce and experience nature from the comfort of your own home, all while being close to community hotspots such as galleries and libraries.

Jean Ellis Mccarthy and stone Testimonial Image
“It’s just wonderful here and our social life has completely transformed since we moved in … McCarthy & Stone has made the whole journey easy and stress-free.”