McCarthy & Stone cracks open the fizz for Lichfield retirees

Lichfield retirees are invited to view McCarthy & Stone’s Scott Place Retirement Living development on Cross Keys on Wednesday 21st August.

From 11am until 3pm, the team at the development is opening its doors to local people who would like to take a closer look at the show complex. There will also be an opportunity for guests to find out more McCarthy & Stone’s summer stamp duty paid offer which has been introduced to save potential buyers thousands of pounds.

Jane Mayhew, Regional Sales and Marketing Director for McCarthy and Stone, said: “All are welcome to attend our forthcoming open day at Scott Place. The team will be on hand to answer any questions about the benefits of Retirement Living and to provide information on what life is like here in the heart of Lichfield.

“We are looking forward to welcoming retirees and their families through the doors on Wednesday 21st August, and to showcasing this high quality development which is helping to enrich the lives of people in and around Lichfield.”

Comprising a selection of 44 one and two bedroom Retirement Living apartments, exclusively designed for people aged 60 and over, Scott Place provides everything homeowners could want for a relaxing retirement.

Scott Place features a spacious and contemporary homeowners’ lounge, landscaped gardens maintained by McCarthy & Stone’s team, and a convenient hotel-style guest suite for when friends and family come to stay. A House Manager takes care of the smooth-running of the development; while a security entrance system and 24-hour emergency call points provide added peace-of-mind for homeowners.

Located a short walk from the town centre, homeowners at Scott Place benefit from easy access to local amenities such as the Lichfield Garrick Theatre, Lichfield library, cafes, restaurants and all the shops Lichfield has to offer. The development is also ideally situated close to public transport links to locations further afield.

Prices for the final remaining properties at Scott Place currently start from £199,950 for a one bedroom apartment and from £299,950 for a two bedroom apartment. McCarthy & Stone is offering part exchange for potential homeowners on new reservations at Scott Place, offering a hassle free and flexible option which eliminates any of the uncertainty that can come from selling your home.

Furthermore, in August there has never been a better time to move. For a limited time, McCarthy & Stone will pay stamp duty on selected new apartments at Linden Place for reservations made before 31st August 2019, provided the completion date is no later than 25th October 2019. For full terms and conditions visit:

Alternatively, for those interested in renting in retirement, McCarthy & Stone will pay one month’s rent, inclusive of service charge, on selected new apartments for reservations made before 31st August 2019, providing the move in date is no later than 25th October 2019. For full terms and conditions visit:

For more information about Retirement Living at Scott Place, call 0800 201 4747 or visit