Our last remaining large two bedroom property, apartment 18 is available now - don't miss out. Call 0800 201 4811 to book your exclusive viewing today.
Our gated development on the outskirts of the famous historical town of Stratford-upon-Avon combines luxurious living with unrivalled English heritage. Thoughtfully designed and constructed in keeping with the local architecture, McCarthy Stone Orchard Gate development is an exclusive collection of just 21 unique one and two bedroom apartments.
Each two bedroom apartment within the development offers between 1,000 and 1,400 square feet of living space, including charming and individual features and private walk-out balconies or patios with views over the surrounding English countryside. With every detail designed to the highest standard, apartments in this charmingly exquisite setting are in high demand.
The gated development features stunning landscaped gardens and an impressive courtyard, as well as ample parking for residents and guests. Our hi-tech safety and security features guarantee peace of mind for residents, so whether they call Stratford-upon-Avon home throughout the year or make it their second home, there's no need to worry about security, upkeep, or maintenance.
Stratford-upon-Avon is the birthplace of England's most famous playwright, attracting visitors from across the country and around the world throughout the year. The benefits of living in The Bard's home town include the huge variety of cultural and historic attractions on your doorstep, but also the amazing array of restaurants, bars, shops and events that cater to tourists and locals alike. If there's one thing we can guarantee, it's that retirement will be far from dull.
- Gated development with camera entry system
- Stunning countryside views
- Tranquil sought after location
- Located 1.3 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon town centre
- Contemporary and intelligently designed apartments
- High specification throughout
- Allocated parking to each apartment
- Walk out balconies to selected apartments
- Lifts to all floors
- Fire detection
- Intruder alarm
- Camera entry system
- Underfloor heating
- Pets allowed
See for yourself what Orchard Gate has to offer with virtual tours of our 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.
Interactive Site Plan
Our interactive site plan allows you to easily find available retirement properties. Click the tabs to view each floor. You'll see that one-bedroom homes are in yellow and two-bedroom homes are in purple. When you click on a property, you'll find out whether it is available for sale, rent or shared ownership, as well as pricing. Click on 'view property' to find out more. Retirement homes shown in red are already reserved, sold or rented out, but may be available on our Resales website.
The properties at this development are leasehold properties with a term of 999 years from and including 01/06/2017
- Electricity, heating and lighting (communal areas)
- Water and sewage (communal areas and apartments)
- Maintenance of building and gardens
- Development staff
- Building insurance
- Future maintenance fund
- Professional fees
- Emergency call system
What's not included?
- Electricity, heating and lighting (apartments)
- Home and contents insurance
- Council Tax
- Phone / broadband
- TV licence / TV service
Is it more expensive to live in one of your apartments than my current home?
Many of our homeowners are pleased to find that the service charges for their apartment tend to work out at less than what they were paying in like-for-like costs at their previous property.
Energy bills often turn out to be lower thanks to the modern construction methods we use at all our developments. Your new apartment is also likely to be a more manageable size and so cheaper to run.
When Customers discuss the purchase of a McCarthy Stone apartment with us, they receive a service charge leaflet and our Sales Executive sits down with them to help them fill in the costs, review what is covered in the management services and compare them to day-to-day running costs in their current home. Our Sales Executive ensures that they have a detailed knowledge of ongoing costs before a sale is completed
How long from putting down a deposit do I have to purchase the apartment?
Usually this can take between 12 to 16 weeks. We understand that some customers may have a time period that will more suitable for them and we aim to be as flexible as we can.
We have an expert resales team for people selling our retirement properties, with an extensive database of customers waiting to move in. This helps us to sell faster and at a better price than traditional estate agents. On average the McCarthy Stone Resales team achieve a net price increase on the retirement properties they sell. For example, for properties bought new in the last three years and since resold, the net increase averages 6%. View resale retirement homes.
Living at Orchard Gate
Living in Stratford-upon-Avon
It goes without saying that there are myriad options when it comes to keeping occupied in Stratford-Upon-Avon. Some of the town's most popular attractions include Shakespeare's birthplace, his wife Anne Hathaway's home, and the River Avon arks and gardens. The town in itself makes for an intoxicating attraction, awash with historic architecture, open green spaces, and the sheer variety of restaurants, pubs and cafes catering to the visitors.
- Conveniently situated close to these local amenities:
- Stratford Sports Centre
- Co-op Food
- Tesco Express
The development is under 1 mile from the River Avon and just beyond there, you can find the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and The Swan Theatre. It’s also just 1.2 miles to Shakespeare's birthplace and other residences associated with the world- famous playwright.
There are many amenities nearby for all your essentials. For example, it is just 0.4 miles to the nearest Tesco Express.
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.
The Team at Orchard Gate
Offers Too Good To Miss
Nobody expects moving home to be easy, but we’re here to help you every step of the way; from the moment you make a reservation, through to the day you move in. Our Smooth Move service ensures everything goes like clockwork, which includes helping with the cost*.
To find our more please call 0800 201 4811.
Part Exchange for a fast and hassle-free sale
With Part Exchange, we can act as a cash buyer for your home. There’s no estate agent fees, no viewings and no chains. Just a guaranteed sale at a great price - so you could be enjoying the McCarthy Stone lifestyle sooner.
To find out more please call 0800 201 4811.