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Located in the beautiful coastal town of South Shields, Seymour Court offers 49 stylish one and two-bedroom retirement homes, exclusive to the over 60s. We have just a one bedroom apartment left for sale at this stunning retirement apartment. The remaining apartments are available for rent.

Incorporating intelligent design, giving you gorgeous yet practical living spaces, almost all these light and spacious properties feature either a balcony or a patio.

You will be made to feel welcome by our homeowners as soon as you step through the door at Seymour Court. There are many social events arranged, which allow you to be as independent or as social as you like. The development boasts a contemporary and comfortable communal lounge that comes complete with WIFI and kitchen, this really is the heart of the development. 

Outside, there are beautiful landscaped gardens to relax and chat with friends, particularly in the summer months. 

There is a hotel style guest suite, perfect when family and friends come to stay. 

Safety and security is a priority for our homeowners. The development benefits from smoke detectors and security systems, including door video entry and 24-hour emergency call out. You’ll also enjoy the services of a friendly House Manger, who is on hand on weekdays to help with anything you need.

This attractive retirement development is set within a quiet residential area. There is a bus stop within easy reach which quickly takes you into the heart of South Shields where you’ll find a wealth of cafes, bars and eateries as well as your favourite high street stores and smaller independent shops.

With only one apartment remaining for sale and our fabulous offer, book your appointment now to visit. 


Development Highlights

  • Ideally located in the beautiful costal town of South Sheilds
  • A range of amenities close by including cafes, restaurants and shops
  • Great transport links, including bus stop outside the development
  • Private parking available
  • Elegant communal lounge to socialise in with friends and neighbours
  • Expertly designed apartments with ease of living in mind

Key Features

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    Pets allowed

Virtual Tour

See for yourself what Seymour Court has to offer with virtual tours of our one bedroom apartment, 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.

Communal Lounge

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.

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Occupancy options

Found a property that takes your fancy? Find out more about the practical details including information on service charge and FAQS.

The properties at this development are leasehold properties with a term of 999 years from and including 01/06/2018

You can buy properties on this development. If you’d like to own your retirement property, we can help 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.
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Living in South Shields

South Shields is a popular coastal retreat known for its lively local events calendar and its award-winning seafood restaurants. Rain, hail or shine, there is always something going on in South Shields, from the International Magic Festival to the Great North Run in autumn. One event you simply can't miss is the South Tyneside Festival, which takes place over the three months of summer. Enjoy open-air concerts, performances and colourful parades; perfect for the whole family.

The town is also known for its wide range of restaurants, covering cuisines such as Italian, Indian and Chinese. It also offers some of the world's best fish and chips at the iconic Colmans, which is located about two miles from our Retirement Living development. Food aside, South Shields has many local attractions - a reconstructed Roman Fort, a museum and art gallery dedicated to local author Catherine Cookson, the Souter Lighthouse, the North East's only seaside fair, Ocean Beach Pleasure Park and many more.

When it comes to nature, South Shields definitely holds its own. There are a variety of walks and trails you can take along the gorgeous South Tyneside coastline where you'll come across beaches, coves and grottos, as well as one of the largest seabird colonies in the UK. For a day out and about, you can catch the historic Shields Ferry over the river Tyne to North Shields, or the bus or metro to Newcastle upon Tyne city centre.

South Shields Facts:
12 miles
from Newcastle city centre
Seymour Court
Ambleside Avenue, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE34 0DQ
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  • Conveniently situated close to these local amenities:
  • Mortimer Roas - Stanton Avenue Bus Stop
  • Imeary Street Surgery
  • Hogg Chemists
  • The Mariner Pub

The development is conveniently located in this large coastal town and you’ll find a Co-op within 0.3 miles

The larger shopping area of King Street is just over 2 miles from the development and contains all the big stores and many independent shops.

Travel in and around the area is easy by either the local Metro, bus or ferry.

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. Please use postcode NE34 0DQ.

Our people

The Team at Seymour Court

Julia Colledge
Sales Consultant
Being there for our customers every step of the way to them moving into their new home and seeing them happy and settled is hugely rewarding

Offers Too Good To Miss

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    Apartment 35 now £129,999 if you reserve by 31st December 2023!!

    Apartment 35 is our last remaining one bedroom apartment for sale at Seymour Court!

    The beautiful one bedroom apartment measures 505 square feet and ideally located on the first floor consisting of a Juliet balcony. 

    The spacious living room is decorated in a natural colour which gives a bright and airy feel. The fitted kitchen off the living room, comes complete with integrated appliances. 

    The master bedroom benefits from a walk in wardrobe fitted with hanging space and shelving units. Finally the shower room is complete with slip resistant flooring and a level access shower, a chrome towel radiator and fitted mirror. 

    This fantastic apartment comes complete with fitted flooring throughout and include curtains and lighting. 

    If you reserve by 31st December 2023 and complete by 28th February 2024, you can take advantage of our fabulous offer of £20,000 off, so instead of £149,999 you can purchase this apartment for £129,999.

    Hurry, book your visit today with our friendly Sales Consultant, 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.

  • Smooth Move

    Smooth Move

    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.

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Please note that images are for illustrative purposes only. Images may include upgrades and optional extras which may be available for you to purchase at an additional cost. Please click here for further explanations. Floor plans and pricing are accurate at time of publication. Floor plans are for guidance purposes only and are subject to change. Prices may fluctuate depending on market conditions and availability.