Williams Place

170 Greenwood Way Great Western Park Harwell, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 6GY View on map
Opening hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10.30am - 5.00pm
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This McCarthy & Stone Retirement Living PLUS development in Harwell, Didcot boasts 32 stylish one bedroom and 28 two bedroom privately owned apartments for those over 70. A lovely place to call home, Williams Place is located in the heart of Great Western Park, with a wealth of amenities on its doorstep including an ASDA, dentist, pharmacy, coffee shop, hairdressers, takeaways and a warm inviting 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.

In addition to privately owned, beautiful apartments there is an on-site Estates Team so residents can receive flexible, consistent care and support in their own home. All external property maintenance including gardening and window cleaning is taken care of.

The development also offers warm and friendly social spaces including landscaped gardens, an on-site table service restaurant and function room, Club lounge, and a guest suite. There is ample parking with 34 spaces, as well as a mobility scooter store, for both homeowners and visitors. For added peace of mind, the apartments are equipped with a 24-hour emergency call system and an Estates Manager.

There is a bus stop less than 100m from the development 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.

Development Highlights

  • Located in Great Western Park adjacent to ASDA and retail shops
  • 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
  • Private on-site restaurant, offering delicious meals daily
  • 24 hour Estates Team and emergency call system

Key Features

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

Site Plan

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Service Charges

What you can expect to pay

Take a look through our Retirement Living PLUS service charge costs.

Each year, we help residents set the budget that they need for retirement. Although we cannot guarantee that our Retirement Living PLUS 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 PLUS 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£120.73£161.81
Ground Rent£8.37£9.81
Total£129.10£171.62
1 Bedroom
Service Charge
£120.73
Ground rent
£8.37
Total
£129.10
2 Bedroom
Service Charge
£161.81
Ground rent
£9.81
Total
£171.62
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Living at Williams Place

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Come and Visit Us

  • Open Week

    Tue 19th Nov 2019 10:30am - 5pm
    Williams Place, 170 Greenwood Way, Great Western Park, Didcot, OX11 6GY

    Join us for our Open Week between Tuesday 19th and Saturday 23rd November.

    Enjoy a glass of fizz as you explore our stylish show complex at Williams Place. It’s the perfect opportunity to meet the friendly community and discover all the benefits of Retirement Living PLUS. You’re welcome to bring family or a friend along with you.

    To find out more please call 0800 201 4811.

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 Didcot

The McCarthy & Stone development will has an enviable location in the 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.

Didcot Facts:
25,140
people
15 miles
from oxford 
10
parks and gardens
11
golf courses within 10 miles
Williams Place
170 Greenwood Way Great Western Park Harwell, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 6GY
  • Bank
  • Coffee Shop
  • Dentist
  • Doctors
  • Hairdresser
  • Library
  • Pharmacy
  • Post Office
  • Public House
  • Restaurant
  • Shops
  • Train station

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.

Our people

The Team at Williams Place

Mark Evans
Sales Consultant
Over 25 years in property related business such as Estate Agency, New Homes, Land and Retirement Living. Very much customer focused throughout career and enjoys the personal touch with McCarthy & Stone, helping all homeowners through the process from purchasing to settling in.
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.