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  • 2 bedrooms


  • Highly sought after location surrounded by striking countryside
  • Wide range of amenities close by
  • Stunning views over the Yorkshire Dales
  • Service charge includes 1 hour of domestic assistance a week
  • On site Bistro restaurant
  • Flexible care packages are available
  • 24 hour staffing
  • Wheelchair access
  • Lifts to all floors
  • Fire detection

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The specification of our retirement apartments does vary to a degree with each apartment in every development, but this will give you an idea of what you'll find within a new two bedroom McCarthy & Stone apartment.

Scholars Place is home to two stunning new developments of spacious one and two bedroom apartments specifically designed to offer two exclusive retirement options. Whether you are simply looking for a beautiful apartment where you can enjoy low maintenance, security and companionship, or would like the peace of mind that a little extra help is on hand if you need it, we have the perfect solution for your retirement.

Exclusively for the over 70s, Chesterton Court offers apartments designed to make life easier, with the reassurance that staff are on-site 24 hours a day. With a range of domestic and support services on hand when you need it, and a bistro style restaurant serving meals and snacks daily, this really is life made easy.

Your apartment will feature a generously sized bedroom, large living area and high quality kitchen and shower room. Throughout, you'll find double glazing and carpet, aside from the bathroom, which boasts stylish and functional tiling. Many apartments benefit from a balcony or patio area, while all have panel heaters and elegant decor. Our Ilkley development will provide its residents with optimum comfort and security, allowing them to enjoy a relaxing and independent retirement lifestyle.

This stunning development is located in the enviable spa town of Ilkley, providing a wealth of activities and entertainment in the historic Victorian town centre, as well as easy access to the rural advantages of the Yorkshire Dales. Sitting on the south bank of the River Wharfe, Ilkley is the perfect place to enjoy a peaceful retirement.

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Now there are even more ways to make your dream move to retirement at Chesterton Court. As well as buying an apartment outright, we now offer Rental options and Part Rent, Part Buy options. Contact us today to find out more on .

Local Area

With a historic town centre featuring well-preserved Victorian architecture, wide shopping streets and a range of local businesses, the beautiful spa town of Ilkley sits approximately 12 miles north of Bradford and 17 miles northwest of Leeds.

Lovers of the outdoors will enjoy ample access to countryside and the stunning rural landscapes of the Yorkshire Dales. For keen hikers and cyclists, access to the Dales Way, an 84-mile walk through the dales and Lake District, can be found just outside of town via the Old Bridge. The landmark Cow and Calf rocks overlook the town on Ilkley Moor.

The town also offers a rich sense of heritage with plenty of lovingly maintained Victorian architecture including an original arcade that has been carefully re-purposed to create covered walkways for pedestrians to enjoy, whatever the weather. Browse a variety of local boutiques and stores including Lishman's of Ilkley, a celebrated butchers that has won regional and local affection thanks to its passion for quality and personal service.

A selection of galleries and museums offer plenty to entertain active culture seekers. The Manor House includes a number of locally-found prehistoric artefacts including manuscripts and documents, whilst the Ilkley toy museum houses toys that date as far back as 350 bc.

Opening Times

Tuesday to Saturday, 10:30am to 5:00pm.


If you are using a Sat Nav system you may need the full address of this development. Please use LS29 8JB as the postcode as the postcode for the development is newly created by Royal Mail and may not be accurate for some months.


Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Ilkley 0.3 miles
  • Ben Rhydding 0.7 miles
  • Ashlands Primary School 0.2 miles
  • Ilkley Grammar School 0.3 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Ilkley 0.3 miles
  • Ben Rhydding 0.7 miles
  • Ashlands Primary School 0.2 miles
  • Ilkley Grammar School 0.3 miles

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Average estimated value for a flat in LS29:

  • £240,152
  • Price decrease

  • -£6,026
  • (-2.448%)
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Looking for an investment? The average rent for a 2 bedroom flat in LS29 is currently:

£780 pcm

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