The Apartments at Royal Gardens

26-58 Seymour Road, Buntingford, Hertfordshire, SG9 9SW View on map
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Located just a short walk from the quaint high street in Buntingford, The Apartments at Royal Gardens offers bright and spacious 1 & 2 bedroom retirement living apartments for those aged 60 and over.

A hidden gem, Buntingford is a beautiful small market town located in East Hertfordshire. Once completed, The Apartments at Royal Gardens will offer 13 one bed and 14 two bed apartments exclusively available for the over 60s. The McCarthy & Stone development in Buntingford will feature the very latest in comfort, safety and security for all residents. Every apartment will be tastefully styled and fitted with a full kitchen including oven, hob, hood and fridge freezer, as well as double glazing as standard on all windows. Smoke detectors and burglar alarms will be installed in all apartments.

Residents will have the peace of mind of a 24 hour emergency call system, and be able to use their camera entry system to welcome visitors. The House Manager will be on hand during working hours to assist residents with any issues, and the on site domestic assistance will also be available to offer their services. Through limiting the number of apartments and setting an age limit, Buntingford Retirement Living development will encourage a close-knit community feel. The spacious and sociable Residents’ Communal Lounge will be a great space to get to know your new neighbours, and the landscaped gardens will also feature plenty of seating areas to enjoy on fine days.

Car parking is available, and the Guest Suite makes an excellent additional benefit for visiting family and friends to spend the night. Residents needn’t worry about mobility or accessibility at The Apartments at Royal Gardens, as every floor will have lift access, and there will be wheelchair access throughout the complex. The development is within easy reach of Buntingford High Street, where residents will find all the local amenities as well as convenient public transport connections to surrounding towns and villages.

Development Highlights

  • This development is selling off-plan
  • Surrounded by the stunning Hertfordshire countryside
  • Strong transport links to surrounding areas
  • Easy access to local amenities
  • Variety of cafes and shops nearby
  • Exclusively available for the over 60s
  • Secure environment
  • Beautiful landscaped gardens

Key Features

  • Landscaped gardens
  • Communal lounge
  • Camera entry system
  • House Manager
  • Fire detection
  • Near the countryside
  • Pets allowed
  • 24/7 call system
  • Wheelchair access

Site Plan

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Service Charges

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. 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.

What's Included

Estimated total Service Charge and Ground Rent Charge per week:

 1 Bedroom2 Bedroom
Service Charge£48.69£73.32
Ground Rent£8.07£9.40
Total£56.76£82.72
1 Bedroom
Service Charge
£48.69
Ground rent
£8.07
Total
£56.76
2 Bedroom
Service Charge
£73.32
Ground rent
£9.40
Total
£82.72

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ownership types

Flexible Purchasing

  • Rent

    Enjoy all the benefits of a McCarthy & Stone retirement community without having to sell your property. You can move in quickly, knowing there’s long-term security with one of our Assured Tenancies and settle in to your new home with minimum fuss. A rent to buy option is also available, so you can really try the lifestyle before you buy.

  • Buy

    Purchase your new home outright and you'll enjoy continued ownership of your own property. Our Smooth Move and Part Exchange services are designed to help make your move even easier.

  • Part buy, part rent

    Enjoy the lifestyle without committing to the full purchase price, giving you more financial flexibility for the future.

THE LOCAL AREA

Living in Buntingford

Buntingford is a highly desirable town located in Hertfordshire, about 45 miles north of London and 25 miles south east of Cambridge. A popular commuter town for folks working in London and Stevenage, the town has a friendly and bustling atmosphere and plenty of local amenities and attractions. On the main High Street, residents will find a wide variety of restaurants, cafes, takeaways and bars, as well as independent boutiques and shops, supermarkets, a pharmacy, a bank, hairdressers and a library. There’s also a weekly market held every Monday which sells fresh produce, cheeses, meats, flowers and locally made crafts.

Within Buntingford there is plenty to do to keep active well into retirement, including a public swimming pool, a Bowling Green, and numerous popular clubs and societies such as the tennis club and tango club, which are always keen to welcome new members. You can take a stroll along the many country walks nearby, and even hire bicycles. Buntingford is located in the green belt which surrounds Greater London, meaning the town is surrounded by open pasture and the rolling green hills that typify this part of England. The River Rib winds its way through the town, making for picturesque views.

While Buntingford itself is a small town, its location within Hertfordshire means there’s almost limitless things to do in the surrounding area. Visit popular towns like Welwyn Garden City in just over half an hour’s drive, where you’ll find a picturesque town centre with charming shops and cafes, as well as a John Lewis. Or why not head for a day out in Hitchin, which is chock-full of boutique shops, artisanal craft stores and bustling cafes.

Buntingford Facts:
5,000
people
9 miles
from Stevenage
The Apartments at Royal Gardens
26-58 Seymour Road, Buntingford, Hertfordshire, SG9 9SW
  • Bus stop
  • Library
  • Pharmacy
  • Post Office
  • Shops

You’ll discover a variety of amenities close to the development, including a Sainsbury’s Local 0.8 miles away and a Co-op Food 1.1 miles away. You’ll also find a medical practice 1.1 miles from the development.

Additionally, there are four retail parks and shopping centres in Stevenage, which is only 9 miles from Buntingford. If you like to stay active, East Herts Golf Club is 4.8 miles away.

Getting to Location

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Our people

The Team at The Apartments at Royal Gardens

Danielle Piggott
Sales Consultant
I love being involved from the start to the finish of a homeowners journey. It is so rewarding that my job gives me the opportunity to have a positive impact on their lives and make a difference everyday.
Offer

Offers Too Good To Miss

  • Part Exchange with us today for a hassle-free move

    Our retirement communities are about enjoying life to the full, with company when you want it, help when you could use it, and even care when you need it. And you could be enjoying this new lifestyle sooner than you think, through our ‘We’ll Buy Your Property’ scheme.

    To find our more please call 0800 201 4811.

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.