Located in St Albans, Hertfordshire, this modern Retirement Living PLUS development is an ideal option for those seeking retirement living close to the London area.
This stylish development offers a collection of modern one and two bedroom retirement apartments. The development is exclusively for those over 70 with balconies featured in the apartments and a luxury conservatory for homeowner use. There is also a beautiful enhanced entrance with a canopy and a designated drop off area for ease.
Set in a fantastic location, our St Albans development offers easy access to many surrounding areas of interest including - Stevenage, Hemel Hempstead, Hatfield, Potters Bar and Dunstable. Plenty of local amenities are also located conveniently close to where the development is, to allow you an element of carefree independence during your retirement.
- 24 hour assistance (365 days a year)
- On-site Restaurant
- A selected range of personal care packages tailored to your needs
- High specification with sleek fully fitted kitchen
- Balconies to selected apartments
- A mini bus service, taking homeowners into St.Albans town centre
- Wheelchair access
- 24 hour staffing
- Lifts to all floors
- Fire detection
- Intruder alarm
- Camera entry system
- Underfloor heating
- 24/7 call system
- Restaurant / Bistro
What you can expect to pay
Take a look through our Retirement Living PLUS service charge costs.
Each year, we help residents set the budget that they need for retirement. Although we cannot guarantee that our Retirement Living PLUS service charges will remain the same for year to year, our many statutory safeguards will remain in place, to ensure that your opinions are recognised and acknowledged when defining budgets.
*Please note that not all the listed costs below apply for our Retirement Living PLUS properties. Also, our charges are calculated on an average sized development. You can find more information on our service charges here and for full details on a specific development please speak to your sales consultant.
Estimated total Service Charge and Ground Rent Charge per week:
Living at Eleanor House
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.
Part buy, part rent
Enjoy the lifestyle without committing to the full purchase price, giving you more financial flexibility for the future.
Living in St Albans
St Albans is an attractive cathedral city and is widely considered to be a highly desirable place to live. St Albans is well known for its large range of shops and boutiques. With something for everyone, ranging from historical parks to formal scented gardens, it is an obvious choice for your retirement.
Shopping in St Albans is also great, with plenty of shops to choose from. These include wine merchants, women's fashion shops and charity stores. Social activities are also a strong focal point of St Albans with the theatre and Christmas Carnival two key local attractions.
- Bus stop
- Post Office
- Local Shops
- Train station
Eleanor House is located on London Road. It benefits from bus stops within 0.1 miles of the development, as well as Verulam Golf Club, which is just 0.2 miles away.
There is a large Sainsbury’s 1 mile away, two train stations within 0.7 miles and the Maltings Shopping Centre is only 0.8 miles from Eleanor House.
In the surrounding area, Clarence Park is 1 mile away and Verulamium Park is within 1.7 miles.
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.