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170 Greenwood Way Great Western Park Harwell, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 6GY View on map
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This McCarthy Stone Retirement Living PLUS development in Harwell, Didcot boasts 32 stylish one bedroom and 28 two bedroom apartments for those over 70. Williams Place is located in the heart of Great Western Park, with a wealth of amenities on its doorstep including; a supermarket, dentist, pharmacy, and a welcoming local pub. Williams Place offers the level of freedom needed to maintain your independence for longer in your own home, and live retirement to the full.

There is a dedicated Estates Team so that residents can receive flexible, consistent care and support if and when required. All external property maintenance including gardening and window cleaning is taken care of, leaving you more time to enjoy the things you love.

The development also offers warm and friendly social spaces including landscaped gardens, a table service restaurant and function room, lounge, and a guest suite for visiting friends and family. There is on-site parking, as well as a mobility scooter store. For added peace of mind, the apartments are equipped with a 24-hour emergency call system.

There is a bus stop less than 100m away and Didcot Parkway Station is a 15 minute bus journey. Williams Place is located just 10 miles from Oxford and within easy reach of M4, A34 and M40.

Williams Place is certainly something that has to be seen to fully appreciate what it is like to live retirement to the full within this lovely community. We look forward to welcoming you.

Development Highlights

  • Apartments available to rent offering a flexible solution
  • Flexible care tailored to your needs and preferences
  • Excellent transport links including a new bus stop less than 100m away
  • Warm social spaces such as a Club lounge, function room & reading room
  • Restaurant offering delicious freshly cooked meals daily
  • 24 hour Estates Team and emergency call system

Key Features

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    Communal lounge
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    Estates Manager
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    Landscaped gardens
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    Guest suite
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    Car parking
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    Camera entry system
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    Lifts to all floors
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    Mobility scooter room

Living at Williams Place

Watch: A fly-through tour of Williams Place, Didcot


Living in Didcot

Williams Place is situated in Great Western Park, a modern residential area that features its own recreational park, schools and a community and health centre. There is also a wealth of amenities including an ASDA, hairdresser, dentist and pharmacy. Transport is easy to use, with key roads nearby to take you to Oxford, Reading, Swindon and Newbury. The Didcot Parkway Railway Station has fast and frequent services to the surrounding suburbs, as well as to London and Birmingham.

Didcot is a lovely little spot just 10 miles south of the historic university city of Oxford. The town has become synonymous with railways and trains - it's known for its railway junction, museum and power stations. Train enthusiasts have to check out the Didcot Railway Centre to see its impressive collection of Great Western Railway steam engines, coaches, wagons, buildings and small relics.

The town centre also has plenty to offer, including a Cineworld movie complex, Sainsbury's supermarket, library, post office and leisure centre. The Orchard Shopping Centre has over 30 stores and restaurants, and the nearby Cornerstone Arts Centre often puts on seasonal events, exhibitions and community classes.

Didcot enjoys lots of green parks and large, open spaces. There are over 10 parks and gardens, as well as a nature reserve where you can find special types of wild orchids.

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Williams Place
170 Greenwood Way Great Western Park Harwell, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 6GY
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  • Conveniently situated close to these local amenities:
  • Nationwide
  • NatWest
  • Costa Coffee
  • Dentist

Transport links from the development are good. Didcot Parkway is just 1.6 miles away and provides 111 trains to London every day. From here, there are also links to Birmingham and local stations.

The Orchard Centre caters for all your shopping needs and can be reached in 1.7 miles. You’ll find all the major stores and eateries here, including an M&S Foodhall, a Sainsbury’s and a Costa Coffee.

Getting to Location

If you are using a Sat Nav system you may need to use OX11 6FF as the postcode. The development postcode is newly created by Royal Mail and may not be accurate for some months.

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