McCarthy & Stone Builder Scoops Pretigious Award

04 March 2014

McCarthy & Stone in Droitwich Mark Hewitt, Health & Safety Manager scoops a prestigious housing award

McCarthy & Stone in Droitwich is celebrating after Mark Hewitt, Health and Safety Manager at Horton Mill Court scoops a prestigious housing award.

Mark beat off stiff competition to be recognised by the Building Safety Group for his work at the Droitwich development by being crowned as their central region Site Manager of the Year.

Mark said: “I was delighted to receive this award and it’s been a real testament to the hard working team I have around me who have made a personal difference to make this site the success it has been to date. The prize giving was a real honour and it was great that our work was recognised within the industry.”

Tim Lightfoot, Construction Director for McCarthy & Stone, added: “It is fantastic to see Mark’s hard work rewarded. He is a real asset to McCarthy & Stone and goes above and beyond on a daily basis to ensure work on the site runs as smoothly as possible while always adhering to a consistently high level of safety legislation.”

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.

Each of the 61 apartments at Horton Mill Court in Droitwich will offer a secure and low maintenance living environment. In addition, they offer a helping hand through flexible care and support packages, including domestic assistance, that make life that little bit easier.

Facilities at Horton Mill Court will include a shared lounge, an on-site restaurant, guest suite, laundry room and a lift. A dedicated estate manager will ensure the smooth running of the development and staff will be on site 24 hours a day. There will also be a security entrance system plus 24-hour emergency call points to provide peace of mind for both homeowners’ and their families. All properties will be low maintenance and energy efficient.

In addition to offering age exclusive apartments, the retirement developer also provides a range of financial services, including a pension annuity service, equity release, legal services and guaranteed funeral plans.

Anyone wanting to find out more about Horton Mill Court or the event is invited to contact McCarthy & Stone now on 0800 201 4741 to register their interest. Alternatively, please visit for further details.




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