Rely on our retirement living services to make life easier

Whether you choose independent living in a Retirement Living apartment or the extra support of a Retirement Living PLUS community you can rely on McCarthy Stone to help make life easier.


Low maintenance, energy-efficient, safe and secure

All our retirement housing, from apartments to retirement bungalows, is designed to be low maintenance, light, bright and energy-efficient with intelligent ergonomics to make life easier as we get older. Safety and security are a priority and you’ll benefit from a 24-hour emergency call system, fire detection and door camera entry, so you can see who it is before answering the door.

A friendly community close to local amenities

All our retirement homes are situated in beautifully tended grounds in fantastic locations, picked for their easy access to local shops, amenities and transport links. You’ll be surrounded by a friendly community and the shared spaces, from luxurious lounges and craft rooms to landscaped gardens and wellness suites, soon become social hubs with a variety of clubs and classes on offer to suit all interests.

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Chores are taken care of - so you can relax

Our team look after everything from the maintenance of all exteriors and communal interiors to gardening and window cleaning. And, if you choose Retirement Living PLUS, we provide the option of tailored personal care and help with housework and domestic chores like laundry too, while the on-site restaurant or bistro offers a break from cooking. Even holidays are more relaxing, knowing there’s someone back home to keep an eye on things.

We even take the stress out of moving in

When you decide to move, we’re here to help. Our services include Part Exchange – for a hassle-free house sale; help with your financial planning; free removals with every new property - including  support with decluttering, disposing of unwanted items, packing and unpacking – plus access to a free handyperson to put up shelves etc. to help you to settle in.

Want to know more about our services? Contact us today or call us on 0800 201 4811.

You choose the level of retirement housing services to suit you

Our two retirement options, Retirement Living and Retirement Living PLUS provide different levels of service:

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Retirement Living

These beautiful one and two bedroom retirement apartments are on offer for sale or rental to the over 60s and have an on-site manager and 24 hour emergency call out for your peace of mind, plus access to communal lounges and gardens and a buzzing calendar of social events.

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Retirement Living PLUS

These lovely retirement homes offer all of the benefits of Retirement Living plus more! Exclusive to the over 70s, you’ll find thoughtful extra services and amenities include a dedicated Estate Manager, staff on-site 24/7 for your safety, a subsidised restaurant and the option to add bespoke domestic and personal care packages. Retirement Living PLUS is available in our new retirement villages too.

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