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Dreaming of retiring to a close-knit community, where everything you need is within easy reach? Your dreams can come true at McCarthy Stone Retirement Living development in Lichfield. We have created a welcoming and sociable environment within our luxurious gated community, which is exclusively available to the over 60s. With 21 one bedroom and 23 two bedrooms, as a resident you can truly get to know your neighbours. The communal spaces, like the Communal lounge and landscaped gardens, are the perfect setting to meet, socialise and make new friends.

Every tastefully decorated apartment is thoughtfully designed to make maximum use of space, with Sky TV connection points in the living room and main bedroom. The kitchen is fully fitted with an oven, hob and hood, and fridge freezer, and the property has energy efficient heating. The safety and security of residents is of utmost importance to us at McCarthy Stone, which is why we equip every apartment with a camera entry system, burglar alarms, a 24 hour emergency call system and smoke detectors. Lifts to all floors ensure that those with mobility difficulties can keep their independence well into retirement. Our on-site House Manager is always available to assist residents and deal with any issues or queries.

The city of Lichfield has everything a retiree could wish for - from historic attractions like the famous Cathedral, to convenient supermarkets close to the development. Make yourself at home in this welcoming city, where all the amenities and attractions are within easy reach of your apartment.

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Development Highlights

  • Available for rental
  • Close to local shops and parks
  • Exclusively available to over 60s
  • On-site House Manager
  • Walk out balconies on selected apartments
  • Apartments designed to maximise space

Key Features

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    Lifts to all floors
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    Lounge Wi-Fi access
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    Communal lounge
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    24/7 call system
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    Guest suite
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    Pets allowed
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    Camera entry system
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    Landscaped gardens
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    House Manager

Living at Scott Place

Watch: View our stunning development videos to get a sense of what it's really like to move into your new McCarthy Stone apartment.


Living in Lichfield

The soaring spires of Lichfield Cathedral can be seen from almost any spot in this attractive and historic city, thanks to its compact layout. From the shopping centres to the parks and attractions, nothing is out of reach from McCarthy Stone development in Lichfield. Spend your days exploring the streets of Lichfield, Staffordshire with their many impressive and historic buildings, independent shops and restaurants, and fascinating attractions like the Samuel Jonson Birthplace Museum and Lichfield Treasury Heritage Exhibition, both of which are only 0.2 miles from the development. Lichfield Garrick Theatre is a modern space hosting drama, musicals, stand-up comedy and live concerts.

Take a walk through the famous Beacon Park, which features expansive open fields, sports grounds, a stunning renovated Victorian gardens, and even an 18-hold par-3 golf course. The closest entrance to the park is less than half a mile away, a pleasant walk along the banks of Minister Pool. Even closer to the development, the open parkland of Stowe Pool is just across the road, boasting an impressive view over Lichfield Cathedral. The Cathedral itself is an architectural marvel, at over 1300 years old, it is the only three-spired Cathedral in the UK.

Escape to the country in as little as 25 minutes, with Cannock Chase Area Of Natural Beauty only 12 miles to the north west by car. Or head to the urban metropolis of Birmingham, which is 23 miles to the south, just over an hour away by train from Lichfield City Station.

Lichfield Facts:
18 miles
from Birmingham
Scott Place
Cross Keys, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6EX
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  • Conveniently situated close to these local amenities:
  • Samuel Johnson Community Hospital 0.6 miles
  • Lichfield Library
  • Tesco Express
  • Aldi

The development has a convenient location. It’s just 1.1 miles from the Three Spires Centre and its many shops and cafés. Lichfield City Train Station and the Central Bus Depot can also be reached in 0.7 miles.

If you’re looking for classes and activities, there are two sports and leisure centres in the city, with the nearest just 1.1 miles away. The beautiful Beacon Park is also just 1.3 miles from the development.

Getting to Location

If you are using a Sat Nav system please use WS13 6EA  as the development postcode is newly created by Royal Mail and may not be accurate for some months.

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