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.
- 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
- 24/7 call system
- Communal lounge
- Wheelchair access
- House Manager
- Pets allowed
See for yourself what The Apartments at Royal Gardens has to offer with virtual tours of our one bedroom apartment, two bedroom apartment and Communal lounge.
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.
Estimated total Service Charge and Ground Rent Charge per week:
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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.
Part buy, part rent
Enjoy the lifestyle without committing to the full purchase price, giving you more financial flexibility for the future.
Living in Buntingford
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.
- Bus stop
- Post Office
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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