Alton Police Station

Former Magistrates Court and Police Station, Normandy Street/Orchard Lane, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1DQ View on map
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A new McCarthy & Stone development is subject to planning in the market town of Alton in Hampshire. This development will contain 20 one-bedroom and 23 two-bedroom Retirement Living properties that boast a convenient location close to the town centre and a large area of south-facing amenity space.

Our retirement properties in Alton offer the perfect blend for retirees. You get your own beautiful and spacious apartment, but you also have access to an on-site communal lounge and shared gardens where you can make new friends. Plus, because we take care of all the gardening and maintain the outside of your property, you can spend more of your retirement doing the things you love.
You’ll also feel safe and secure at our retirement properties in Alton. The development will have a House Manager who will keep everything running smoothly during office hours, and the development will also feature a 24-hour emergency call system you can use at any time.

Development Highlights

  • A stunning selection of one-bedroom and two-bedroom Retirement Living properties
  • London waterloo is only ah hour away by train
  • A short walk away from Waitrose and the High Street
  • Camera entry system, shared gardens and communal lounge

Key Features

  • Camera entry system
  • Communal lounge
  • House Manager
  • Lifts to all floors
  • Restaurant / Bistro
  • Landscaped gardens
Service Charges

What you can expect to pay

The service charge is calculated on the size of the property not by the number of people living within the property.

Although we cannot guarantee that the service charge will remain the same from year to year, you have many statutory safeguards in place to ensure that your opinions are heard when setting budgets and controlling costs

What's Included
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ownership types

Flexible Purchasing

  • Rent

    Enjoy all the benefits of a McCarthy & Stone retirement community without having to sell your property. You can move in quickly, knowing there’s long-term security with one of our Assured Tenancies and settle in to your new home with minimum fuss. A rent to buy option is also available, so you can really try the lifestyle before you buy.

  • Buy

    Purchase your new home outright and you'll enjoy continued ownership of your own property. Our Smooth Move and Part Exchange services are designed to help make your move even easier.

  • Part buy, part rent

    Enjoy the lifestyle without committing to the full purchase price, giving you more financial flexibility for the future.

THE LOCAL AREA

Living in Hampshire

Alton’s a thriving market town in the beautiful county of Hampshire. It’s incredibly popular with residents and tourists alike because it blends historic buildings with modern shops and delightful arcades. It’s particularly popular with shoppers; especially on Tuesdays when the town hosts its famous market.

Our retirement properties in Alton are only a short walk away from a Waitrose, so it’s easy to pick up your groceries and essentials. The established High Street is also only 250 yards from the development. Here you’ll find a great range of shops and amenities, including a Costa Coffee, an M&S Simply Food and several restaurants.

If you’re looking for history and culture, head to the Curtis Museum, which is home to one of the finest local history collections in Hampshire. It explores 100 million years of the region’s past and artefacts include a Roman enamel cap and ancient Saxon burials. You can also visit the Church of St Lawrence, which was part of the civil war. If you look closely during your visit, you’ll still be able to see bullet holes in the door.

If you like to get out and explore, then the circular walking trail from Chawton to Upper Farringdon is perfect. Chawton is the former home of Jane Austen and the literary walk takes you past places that she knew. If you fancy something a little more challenging, take the Writers’ Way Walk. But, for something more relaxing, you can take the Watercress Line steam railway, which passes through the lush countryside and provides enviable views.

It’s also easy to get out and about when you leave our retirement properties in Alton. From Alton train station, you can reach London Waterloo in only an hour. Closer by, Alton is on the main bus route to Winchester and surrounding locations. 

 

Alton Facts:
1hr
To London Waterloo By Train
250 yards
From the high street
Alton Police Station
Former Magistrates Court and Police Station, Normandy Street/Orchard Lane, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1DQ
Getting to Location

If you are using a Sat Nav system you may need the full address of this development. The postcode is newly created by Royal Mail and may not be accurate for some months.

Our people

The Team at Alton Police Station

Emily Storer
Sales Executive
I am very proud to work for McCarthy and Stone, helping people with their journey in the search for a new home in their retirement is very rewarding.

Please note that images are for illustrative purposes only. Images may include upgrades and optional extras which may be available for you to purchase at an additional cost. Please click here for further explanations. Floor plans and pricing are accurate at time of publication. Floor plans are for guidance purposes only and are subject to change. Prices may fluctuate depending on market conditions and availability.