The charming town of Penwortham has gained a new McCarthy & Stone Retirement Living development. The complex features 30 one bed and 21 two bed apartments, exclusively available for the over 55s.
Our Retirement Living apartments are finished to the highest quality, with every feature retirees could hope for in order to ensure a luxurious and independent retirement lifestyle. Each apartment features a fully fitted kitchen with fridge, oven, hob and hood, as well as TV and telephone connection points in the living room and main bedroom. Carpets are fitted as standard. Selected apartments have the added luxury of patios, overlooking the landscaped gardens.
We ensure the safety and security of our residents with the latest security technology. There is a camera entry system in every apartment, so that residents can see who their visitors are before allowing them entry to the complex. Each home also benefits from a burglar alarm, and smoke detectors are fitted throughout the development.
From the on-site House Manager to help new residents settle in and deal with any queries or issues, to the sociable Homeowners' Lounge with Wi-Fi, new residents will be made to feel right at home. Meet your new neighbours in the communal spaces, explore the pretty landscaped gardens, and even hire a mobility scooter from the store on site.
Maintain your independence when you retire to McCarthy & Stone in Penwortham, which has lifts to all floors of the development for ease of access, as well as a 24-hour call system to give Homeowners peace of mind. As the development is only 0.2 miles from the town centre, residents will be able to walk to the shops, Post Office, cafes, restaurants and bus stops with connections to nearby towns and villages.
- Close to local cafes and restaurants
- Beautiful landscaped gardens
- 0.2 miles from Penwortham town centre
- Guest Suite for friends and family
- Stunning Homeowners' Lounge with terrace seating area
- A range of 1 & 2 bedroom luxury apartments
- Car Club
- Lifts to all floors
- Storage facilities
- Camera entry system
- 24/7 call system
- Lounge Wi-Fi access
- House Manager
- Pets allowed
- Guest suite
- Communal lounge
- Mobility scooter room
- Landscaped gardens
See for yourself what Hardwick Grange 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.
Great Homes for Sale and Rent
What you can expect to pay
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 Hardwick Grange
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 Preston
Penwortham is a popular residential town in South Ribble, Lancashire. It is well located to enjoy an active retirement, with a golf course, Bridge club, open countryside, a vibrant community, and Hurst Grange Park, arguably one of South Ribble's finest landscapes.
The town centre of Penwortham has all the local amenities residents could wish for, including a Post Office, pharmacy, bakery, opticians, hairdressers, florist, travel agency, banks, a variety o restaurants and pubs, and a supermarket. The development is located only 0.2 miles from the centre of Penwortham, just off the A59 motorway linking to Preston 2.5 miles to the north, and Ormskirk 16 miles to the south. There is also good access to Flyde Coast and Southport, 16 and 17.5 miles to the west respectively.
On the first Saturday of each month St Teresa's Parish Centre in Penwortham holds a Farmers' Market, where you can find a great selection of locally grown seasonal fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses and produce, as well as handmade gifts like soaps, perfumes and other natural beauty products.
There are plenty of local attractions close to Penwortham, including Hurst Grange Park, City Church Preston, Turbary Woods Owl and Bird Sanctuary, Lancashire Infantry Museum, and the Ribble Steam Railway to name but a few. Residents will find plenty of things to do to suit any taste or age group from young grandchildren to friends old and new.
There are regular bus services from Penwortham to surrounding towns, villages and cities, including Southport, Ormskirk, Bent Bridge, Preston, Liverpool and Blackpool. There is a bus stop located on Little Close, under 400 feet from the development.
- Conveniently situated close to these local amenities:
- Bus Stop
- Penwortham Dental
- St Marys Health Centre
- Penwortham Hill Post Office
2 miles from the development is St George's Shopping Centre and the Harris Museum, Art Gallery and Library. These are in the heart of Preston and easy to reach on public transport, with the bus stop under 500 feet away from the development.
You can also walk 0.2 miles to Cop Lane to find a number of cafés, clothing shops and convenience stores.
Getting to Location
If you are using a Sat Nav system, please use PR1 0SR as the postcode is newly created by Royal Mail and may not be accurate for some months.