The McCarthy & Stone Bedford Retirement Living PLUS development is located in a quiet residential street just out of the city centre. In this modern complex, there will be a selection of one and two bedroom apartments available for those over 70.
The apartments will feature a spacious bedroom, kitchen and living room, and will all be equipped with a 24-hour emergency call system, intruder alarm and camera entry system that works with a standard TV. Almost everything you need will be available on-site at the McCarthy & Stone Bedford Retirement Living PLUS development. You will be able to walk around the landscaped gardens, welcome visitors with free car parking and a dedicated Guest Suite and socialize with your neighbours in the communal lounge. For those who need an extra hand, the development will be designed for wheelchair accessibility. There will be lifts to all floors, and domestic assistance will be available if needed.
The development is well situated - there's a pharmacy, medical store, community centre, Post Office, butcher, delicatessen and church all within walking distance. You'll find a variety of large supermarkets less than a mile away and Bedford town centre is less than 2 miles away; or an easy 15 minute bus ride.
- Exclusive communal lounge
- On site modern wellness suite
- Secure environment with a guest suite for visitors
- Camera entry system and intruder alarms
- Just a short bus ride to Bedford town centre
- CQC qualified staff on site 24/7, 365 days a year
- On site Bistro open daily
- High specification apartments with wet rooms
- Wheelchair access
- Lifts to all floors
- Fire detection
- Intruder alarm
- Camera entry system
- 24/7 call system
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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:
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Retirement Living PLUS at McCarthy & Stone
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 Bedford
Bedford and its surrounding area is a lovely place to live. It's one of England's smallest counties, but is within close proximity to hotspots such as Oxford, Cambridge and London. Bedford is particularly known for its beautiful riverside setting, boasting views of the River Great Ouse, and the remains of the town's medieval castle, Bedford Castle Mound.
The town has plenty of things to do - for those who like sports, there are several different clubs you can support, including cricket, rowing and rugby. There are lots of restaurants, cafes and shops, and three theatres where you can see everything from exhibitions to live comedy shows. Local markets are held regularly and attract both locals and tourists alike.
- Bus stop
- Post Office
There's plenty to keep you busy in this peaceful part of Bedford. Just 0.2 miles from the development you’ll find Bowhill Park, which is a beautiful spot for a stroll.
Goldington Green Park and Bedford Cricket Club are both within 0.5 miles and Putnoe Library is also just 0.6 miles away.
For all the essentials, you can find supermarkets like Co-op and Aldi within 0.7 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.
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Our retirement communities are about enjoying life to the full, with company when you want it, help when you could use it, and even care when you need it. And you could be enjoying this new lifestyle sooner than you think, through our ‘We’ll Buy Your Property’ scheme.
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