Owing to unprecedented interest, Phase 2 of the development is now available to reserve off-plan. We are encouraging all interested parties to get in touch today to avoid missing out.
Island View is positioned in a sought-after location on the edge of Basingstoke and has excellent transport links, yet is surrounded by peaceful countryside. Because the M3 is in easy access, travelling across South East England is a breeze and you'll be able to reach local destinations in no time. Tucked away in the residential suburb of Beggarwood, this development is close to local shops and family parks.
Generously sized one and two bedroom apartments are available throughout the development and all feature additional store rooms, fitted kitchens and fitted bathrooms. Carefully designed to consider the lifestyle and needs of every homeowner, each apartment includes convenient appliances, practical touches and luxury details. Each interior has been designed to look and feel the highest quality, with furniture and accessories having been selected to provide you with the very best in comfort and style. Private balconies provide homeowners with additional space to add a personal touch to, as well as lovely views of the surrounding area.
In addition to ample car parking, an on-site cycle store and scooter store gives residents a variety of ways to explore the local area and nearby countryside. A stunning homeowners' lounge and garden provide a change of scenery without having to leave the development, whilst a dedicated House Manager will ensure that everyone's needs are met. You can take comfort in knowing that we have comfortable guest suites for family and friends to stay in overnight, and we also have an intelligent 24-hour emergency call system and video entry system for your safety. Pets are welcome at this development and there is a Pets at Home and Vets just a 10-minute walk away.
- This development has had planning approved
- 5 miles from Basingstoke town centre
- Excellent public transport links
- Near the countryside
- Stunning communal garden and courtyard
- On-site House Manager
- Guest suite
- Car parking
- Mobility scooter room
- 24/7 call system
- Wheelchair access
- Lifts to all floors
- Camera entry system
- Pets allowed
Interactive Site Plan
Our interactive site plan allows you to explore the properties on this retirement development. Click on the arrows to switch between floors. Properties in green are available and those in red are already reserved, sold or rented out. When you click on an available property you can see information about the sales and rental prices (all rental prices include service charges and ground rent). From there you can click through to the property page to get the full details.
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.
Virtual Tour of Island View
Come and Visit Us
Attend our Reservation Day event on Tuesday 23rd & Wednesday 24th MarchWayfarer Place, The Dean, New Alresford, SO24 9FT
Be amongst the first to reserve an apartment off-plan at Island View, Basingstoke. Join Julie Mansbridge at our Reservation Day at nearby development Wayfarer Place in New Alresford to view the apartment plans and find out key dates for your diary. You can even reserve your perfect apartment on the day. Appointments are by appointment only, so please get in touch to book yours today.
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.
The great thing about living here is that you are not hampered by all the normal tasks associated with running a home – all the gardening, roofing and guttering is all done for you.
Living in Basingstoke
With farms and parks on the doorstep of this development, it's an ideal retreat for those wanting to enjoy green surroundings and have access to the amenities of a town. A variety of children's playgrounds, Beggarwood Park Childrens Play Maze and a community centre are also close by, making it an excellent place for families and grandchildren to visit and explore. Just 5 miles from this development, Basingstoke is also home to plenty of museums, activities and attractions including Basing House, Willis Museum and the Crabtree Plantation. Here, you can soak up the rich history of Basingstoke, known for its bustling market site roots that date back to 1086, as recorded in the Domesday book.
Just 5 miles from this development, Basingstoke is perfect for those who want to experience some retail therapy and culture. Festival Place Shopping Centre is next to Basingstoke Railway Station and is home to high street, luxury and boutique shops and cafes that will leave you spoilt for choice. The Anvil, Haymarket Theatre and Vue Cinema can also be found close by and are wonderful spots to enjoy theatre, live performances and the latest films.
Numerous retail parks are dotted around Basingstoke and close to the retirement development, with a Lidl, Asda, Tesco and Morrisons just a 10-minute drive away. The local Sainsbury's supermarket can be reached in 4-minutes by car or 15-minutes by foot, while a Co-operative Food and Boots Pharmacy is a 3-minute walk away, offering everything you need for an essential shop.
The M3 can be accessed quickly from this development, taking you to Winchester and Farnborough in under half an hour and Southampton in just 34-minutes. Additionally, you can reach Reading, Slough, Maidenhead and Heathrow Airport in under an hour by car and train (or an hour and a half for Heathrow by train). There is also a bus stop just outside this development, that offers regular local services and links.
- Conveniently situated close to these local amenities:
Located on Beggarwood Lane, this new development benefits from a prime spot adjacent to a variety of wooded areas and parks, perfect for days out with the family .
For convenience, there is a Co-op Food and a Boots Pharmacy on Beggarwood Lane, while there is a retail park 1 mile away.
Central Basingstoke is 5 miles from the development. Buses on Beggarwood Lane provide regular access to the city centre where you’ll find museums, shopping centres and the train station.
Getting to Location
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