North Yorkshire


Explore part of England with a deep history to uncover

From stately homes and sandy coastlines to some of the biggest expanses of unspoilt countryside in England, North Yorkshire is a top spot for a rural and active retirement. Our retirement properties in North Yorkshire will leave you well-placed, allowing you to visit all the great sights while keeping you close to the amenities you require.

Retire to North Yorkshire 

Fountains abbey


With immense cathedrals and intriguing ruins, you'll find all sorts of curious historic sites around North Yorkshire. You can visit the remains of the 12th century Fountains Abbey, which is one of the best-preserved monasteries in the country, admire the ornate Gothic architecture of York Minster, or take a tour of the massive country house and grounds of the Baroque Castle Howard, a structure that took more than a hundred years to build.

You'll find over a hundred locomotives at the National Railway Museum in York, steam engines, mechanical organs and historic fairground rides at the Scarborough Fair Collection, or telegraphs, X-ray tubes and live demonstrations of 19th century physics at the Museum of Victorian Science in Whitby.


Retirement Homes in North Yorkshire

shirley davenport_st clements court Birmingham
“My son wanted me to move a bit closer to where he lives, and Atherstone is very
pretty, so I was easily persuaded. I was a little bit worried about some parts of the
move, but McCarthy & Stone’s Smooth Move service made it so easy for me, I had signed within a fortnight!”