McCarthy Stone - The Apartments at Royal Gardens, SG9

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This development is planning approved.

A spacious and highly sought after Retirement Living development is subject to Planning in the historic town of Buntingford, Hertfordshire. Once completed, the stylish and modern development will have 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.

Homeowners 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 Estates 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 Homeowners’ Lounge will be a great communal space to get to know your new neighbours, and the landscaped gardens will also feature plenty of seating areas to enjoy on fine days.

The complex will include plenty of car parking spaces, 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 Buntingford Retirement Living development, as every floor will have lift access, and there will be wheelchair access throughout the complex. The Buntingford 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.

Local area

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.


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