A new McCarthy Stone Retirement Living development is now available in the attractive town of Leek, close to the town centre, local amenities and transport links. With just 20 one bedroom and 29 two bedroom apartments available, residents will be part of a close-knit community.
We ensure the security of our residents throughout the development, with camera entry systems, intruder alarms in all apartments, and an on-site House Manager. We also ensure safety and peace of mind, with smoke detectors fitted in all homes and communal areas, as well as a 24 hour call system and lifts to all floors for easy access.
Every high quality apartment is fitted with a full kitchen including fridge, oven, hob and hood, as well as telephone and television connection points in the living room and main bedroom for an easy set up. All windows are double glazed for energy efficiency and warmth. Some apartments have a walk-in wardrobe and an en-suite as additional features.
Residents at Portland Grange enjoy access to the entire complex, including the landscaped gardens with seating areas, a Mobility Scooter Store, sociable Communal lounge with Wi-Fi, and the exclusive roof top terrace - perfect for catching some sun and admiring the views over Leek. There's also a Guest Suite available for visitors to spend the night.
Leek is located close to the Peak District and Staffordshire Moorlands, half way between Stoke-On-Trent and Macclesfield. An attractive town with plenty of character, Leek has a wealth of independent shops, cafes and restaurants.
- Located close to town centre and amenities
- Communal lounge opening to roof terrace with views over Leek
- Communal lounge with access to beautiful, landscaped gardens
- Communal craft and hobby room
- Privately gated with parking
- Guest suite for friends and family
- Roof terrace
- Intruder alarm
- Camera entry system
- House Manager
- Guest suite
- Communal lounge
- Landscaped gardens
- Car parking
- 24/7 call system
See for yourself what Portland Grange has to offer with virtual tours of our one bedroom apartment, two bedroom apartment, Communal area and Guest Suite. 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 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.
Great Homes for Sale and Rent
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.
Estimated total Service Charge and Ground Rent Charge per week:
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Living at Portland Grange
Come and Visit Us
Spring Open DaysPortland Grange, Portland Street, Leek, ST13 6LY
We're delighted to invite you to our Spring Open Days on Wednesday 24th & Thursday 25th March.
It's a great opportunity to view the beautiful Show Apartments, see the Social lounge, roof terrace and entertainment room.
We will be on hand to answer all your questions and you can find out how we can help you move to a beautiful new apartment at Portland Grange.
You'll be glad to know we have a range of measures in place to keep you safe during your visit, to find out more and to book your viewing at our Open Days call 0800 201 4811
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 Leek
Leek is an ideal location for retirement, close to the stunning countryside of the Peak District and boasting plenty of local pubs, cafes, shops and attractions. The town centre has a traditional feel, with cobbled stones and many attractive historic buildings.
Leek is a market town, and hosts a range of markets to this day. The general outdoor market is held every Wednesday, while the indoor market takes place Wednesday, Friday and Saturday each week. Saturday also hosts an outdoor antique and collectors' market, and once a month on a Saturday the ancient marketplace holds an award-winning fine food event.
Leek hosts several popular annual events, including Leek Art Festival, Leek Blues & Americana Festival, and Leek District Show, which are attended by residents and visitors of all ages.
There are a number of historic local attractions in and around Leek, including Brindley's Mill - a mid-eighteenth-century water-powered mill which was owned by James Brindley, a canal engineer. Cheddleton Flint Mill and Churnet Valley Railway are also interesting exhibits of the area's industrial heritage.
For those who enjoy the outdoors, a trip to Rudyards Lake is well worth a visit, where fishing and walking are popular in the picturesque setting. A rocky outcrop known as The Roaches promises panoramic views over the area, while Tittesworth Reservoir is one of Staffordshire's most popular tourist attractions.
The town is situated ten miles north-east of Stoke-On-Trent, and has a comprehensive bus service, connecting residents to surrounding towns and villages like Stoke, Macclesfield, Ashbourne, Cheadle, Buxton and Hanley. There is a bus stop only 0.1 miles from the Retirement Living development.
- Conveniently situated close to these local amenities:
- Cafe Boutique
- Hair Lounge
- Leek Library
- A Hurd
Leek is an attractive town surrounded by natural beauty. The Staffordshire Moorlands are nearby and the Peak District is just 2.5 miles away.
The development has a wealth of amenities within the vicinity. It’s 0.2 miles from Stockwell Street, which is in the heart of the town centre. Here, you can find plenty of independent shops, supermarkets, cafés and restaurants.
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.
Offers Too Good To Miss
Apartment of the Month - Apartment 27
Apartment 27 is a two bedroom property located on the first floor, this stunning property measures over 88 Sq M and comes complete with carpets.
There is a spacious lounge and two double bedrooms, the master bedroom benefits from a walk in wardrobe which includes shelves and hanging space. The kitchen incorporates a range of appliances including a waist height oven and integrated fridge freezer, all designed to make cooking and cleaning as effortless as possible.
What's more - reserve apartment 27 at Portland Grange before the end of January and legally complete by 30th April, 2021 and we’ll give you £10,000* off
the list price – meaning you can snap up this stylish apartment for as little as £225,500#.
Call 0800 201 4811 and arrange your Covid safe viewing today
*T&Cs apply. See mccarthyandstone.co.uk/aotm10k for details
#Subject to availability.
Find your happy place, with our two fantastic offers
Move for free
If you decide to purchase your new home, you could save an average of £16,471 on your moving costs. That’s because with our new Move for Free offer, we'll pay your estate agent, removals and legal fees* Combine this with the temporary holiday on Stamp Duty, LBTT and LTT† and it makes this the ideal time to move. *Ts&Cs apply.†The holiday applies to the first £500k of property sales in England and the first £250k of property sales in Scotland and Wales, from now until the 31st March 2021.
One month's rent free
And if you would prefer to rent, we can either offer you one month's rent free or free removals** on selected properties. **Ts&Cs apply.To find our more please call 0800 201 4811.