Our show complex is now open by appointment only and our cottages and bungalows are being sold off-plan.
Please call 0800 201 4811 to book an appointment to come and meet our sales team who will be on hand to assist you every step of the way.
A stunning development of 12 bungalows and cottages at Staithe Gardens, as well as a development of apartments. Escape to one of England’s most uniquely beautiful landscapes, where the delights of coastal villages and the tranquillity of the Norfolk Broads are both within easy reach. It’s easy to see why Stalham is a popular destination for retirement. Now, with the addition of a McCarthy Stone Retirement Living development available exclusively to the over 60s, it’s sure to be more appealing than ever.
Whether Stalham becomes your permanent home or a home-from-home, everything will be taken care of in our range of luxurious two and three bedroom cottages and bungalows, boasting stunning views over the surrounding area. There will be only five cottages and seven bungalows, so interested parties should apply quickly to avoid disappointment.
Want to enjoy the freedom retirement brings by spending more time with friends and family? Invite loved ones to visit you and soak up the sights of the Norfolk Broads. Your spacious bungalow or cottage has plenty of room for entertaining guests, and pets are welcome too, which means you won’t have to leave beloved family members behind.
- Incredible location next to the Norfolk Broads
- Pets Allowed
- Within four miles of a sandy beach
- Luxury cottages and bungalows
- Conveniently close to local amenities
- Car parking for residents and guests
- Car parking
- Landscaped gardens
- Near the countryside
- Pets allowed
- Fire detection
- Maintained front gardens
- Private rear gardens
- Available to buy now
What you can expect to pay
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 and bungalows. 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:
Living at Staithe Gardens
Come and Visit Us
- Wed 24 Mar11:00 - 16:00
Spring Open DayUpper Staithe Road, Stalham, Norfolk, NR12 9AX
You’re invited to our Spring Open Day on Wednesday 24th March from 11am – 4pm, to take a closer look at this beautiful development.
In line with government guidance, visits and events are conducted one-to-one by appointment only.
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.
Living in Stalham
Stalham is known as the gateway to the Norfolk Broads, meaning it’s a popular tourist destination, particularly during the summer months. But the local residents also give the town a friendly and welcoming feel year-round. With so much stunning countryside to explore on your doorstep, Stalham is a dream retirement destination for lovers of the great outdoors.
Spend your days exploring the uniquely enchanting Broads, whether that’s with a short stroll to the mooring area and paths along River Ant nearby, or by venturing further into the heart of the Broads. You can also travel to Ant Broads and Marshes National Nature Reserve, which is under four miles away, or to Hickling Broad which is just five miles away. The meandering natural contours of the Broad’s means there’s somewhere new to explore each day, and always new wonders to discover.
Longing for the refreshing sea breeze? Sea Palling Beach is just 4.2 miles away, a traditional seaside resort where you can paddle on the shore, feel the sand between your toes, tuck into a delicious portion of fish and chips, or simply admire the view of the waves.
Looking for something closer to home? Stalham has everything homeowners could need, from supermarkets to restaurants, and even the Museum of the Broads to make sure you’re well educated about your new local area. There’s even an angling shop for fishing enthusiasts. There’s also a Post Office, a library, plenty of charity shops too – no doubt your new neighbours will be happy to offer recommendations.
Located in the centre of this market town, it’s just 0.2 miles to the local shops, eateries and a Tesco Superstore.
There’s so much to do here. Stalham Sports Centre is 0.8 miles away, but you can also enjoy a walk along the River Ant.
If you’re interested in history and culture, then visit the Museum of the Broads, which is only 0.2 miles from the development.
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.