Located in the heart of the bustling town of Maidenhead, Elgar Place is an ideal option for those seeking a new build retirement apartment in this attractive riverside town. This modern Retirement Living development offers a collection of stylish one and two bedroom apartments exclusively for those over the age of 60.
Elgar Place features balconies to selected apartments and a delightful roof terrace with contemporary furniture and colourful landscaping for residents to enjoy. The apartments are light and airy, with thoughtful features such as waist-height plug sockets, a modern ivory-gloss fitted kitchen, electric kitchen window and energy efficient heating and car parking is also available to purchase.
Situated in the Royal Borough, the development benefits from excellent access to many surrounding areas of interest including: Bray, Windsor, Reading, Marlow, Henley-on-Thames and High Wycombe, plus significant improvements are being delivered at Maidenhead station as part of the Crossrail programme. The town centre is just a short distance away, with amenities such as Waitrose, stylish eateries and High Street stores a stone's throw from the doorstep.
Elgar Place has been named after Sir Edward William Elgar, who was an English composer. Elgar was a resident in the Maidenhead area and locally performed, taught and composed.
Now there are even more ways to make your dream move to retirement at Elgar Place. As well as buying an apartment outright, we now offer Rental options and Part Rent, Part Buy options. Contact us today to find out more.
- Easy access to M4 and rail links
- Waitrose and town centre amenities on your doorstep
- Dedicated House Manager
- Safe and secure 'lock up and leave' apartments
- Stylish lounge with bi-fold doors to roof terrace
- Beautiful riverside town with historic attractions
- Roof terrace
- Wheelchair access
- Lifts to all floors
- Fire detection
- Intruder alarm
- Camera entry system
- 24/7 call system
- Guest suite
See for yourself what Elgar Place has to offer with virtual tours of our one bedroom apartment, two bedroom apartment and Communal lounge. To get the best experience click the full screen icon with the four arrows below in the bottom left menu bar.
What you can expect to pay
Did you know? Our retirement rental prices include service charge and ground rent.
Take a look through our Retirement Living service charge costs.
Each year, we help residents set the budget that they need for retirement. Although we cannot guarantee that our Retirement Living 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 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:
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Living at Elgar Place
Renting a retirement home is an easy, flexible and quick way to enjoy life in a McCarthy & Stone community. While for some it’s a chance to ‘try before you buy’, you’ll benefit from long term security too. Did you know? Our retirement rental prices include service charge and ground rent. Find out more.
If you’d like to own your retirement property outright, we can make the move as stress-free as possible, including support with packing and removals. If you have a home to sell, we can even act as a cash buyer, so you’ll avoid chains and estate agent fees.
Part buy, part rent
Get the best of both worlds with Part buy, part rent. It’s an affordable way to enjoy all the benefits of our retirement apartments without committing to the full purchase price. If you want more financial flexibility, it could be the right option for you. Find out more.
Living in Maidenhead
Maidenhead lies south of the River Thames and is surrounded by the stunning Berkshire countryside. The name 'Maidenhead' originates from 'Maiden Hythe' and the town dates back to Saxon times - giving it a deep routed English history that adds character top the area.
The town is well known for its charming community spirit with a large amount of entertainment and leisure facilities found alongside restaurants and country pubs. The local cinema isn't far from Elgar Place either and there is also a vibrant town hall which offers an array of sociable activities throughout the year for you to enjoy.
A library, local arts centre and leisure centre offering numerous sports and activities is also close at hand, while history fanatics can enjoy a tour of Maidenhead Heritage Centre which was established in 1993.
Local amenities found on the doorstep of Elgar Place include; Waitrose, a florist, numerous banks and a variety of High Street names in the Nicholsons Shopping Centre. Local eateries that come highly recommended and are well worth a visit include; The Belgian Arms, Thai Orchid, Francesco's Italian and the riverside bar and restaurant, Boulters. Visit us, explore, and see for yourself the sought-after location Elgar Place offers!
- Conveniently situated close to these local amenities:
- Marks & Spencer
Elgar Place is located on Bridge Avenue, only 0.2 miles from a Waitrose and a Sainsbury’s.
With bus stops only 150 feet from the development and the train station 0.5 miles away, there’s plenty of public transport. Additionally, you’ll find a Boots pharmacy, restaurants, banks and a range of shops within 0.3 miles.
For active retirees, there’s a leisure centre and a cinema 0.4 miles from Elgar Place. You’ll also find Maidenhead Golf Club 0.6 miles away.
Getting to Location
If you are using a Sat Nav system please use the following postcode: SL6 1RR. The postcode for Elgar Place is newly created by Royal Mail and may not be accurate for some months.