Construction Starts on Retirement Development in Amesbury

07 April 2014

McCarthy & Stone, the UK’s leading retirement developer, has started construction work on 33 new one and two bedroom Retirement Living apartments in Amesbury that have been designed exclusively for the over 60s. 

Apartments will be available to buy off plan from early 2015 with first occupations taking place in May 2015. The new development will be ideally situated on Salisbury Street and is within walking distance of the high street shops and restaurants.

Jacqui Meenan, regional sales and marketing director for McCarthy & Stone, commented: “Everything we do is built around a belief that later life can be rich, rewarding and fulfilling. When complete, our new Retirement Living apartments in the heart of Amesbury will be low maintenance in design and will benefit from modern fittings, good security and will have a number of specialist features.”

The Amesbury development will also benefit from parking available on site, a beautiful landscaped garden and excellent transport links to surrounding areas including Salisbury, Stonehenge and Woodhenge.

With over 35 years of experience, McCarthy & Stone has become Britain’s leading provider of retirement apartments, having built more than 45,000 apartments in 1,000 different schemes.

Its Retirement Living developments offer the independence of retaining home ownership while living in an apartment specifically designed for the over 60s. Facilities will include a shared lounge, guest suite, laundry room and a lift. A dedicated house manager will ensure the smooth running of the development and a security entrance system plus 24-hour emergency call points provide peace of mind for both residents and their families. All properties will be low maintenance and energy efficient.

Anyone wanting to find out more about Retirement Living in Amesbury is invited to contact McCarthy & Stone now on 0800 201 4742. Alternatively, please visit for further details.


For further press information:

Gemma Hitchcock
Haslimann Taylor PR
0121 265 7070