McCarthy & Stone - Purbrook, PO7
With excellent attention to detail, McCarthy & Stone Retirement Living homes combine the best of luxury living with spacious, low maintenance apartments. The Purbrook development includes all of the best features of these award winning homes with a series of both one and two bedroom flats exclusively designed for over 60s.
Located just over 2 miles from the town centre of Waterlooville and in close proximity to the city of Portsmouth, the village of Purbrook offers a fantastic environment for peaceful living.
There will be an on-site residents' lounge and beautiful landscaped gardens with plenty of communal space for socialising with neighbours. Each apartment is designed to be spacious and bright for the best in independent, modern living and all apartments come fitted with kitchens and shower rooms, as well as pre-installed telephone and TV points in both the living room and main bedrooms.
Selected apartments will also enjoy spacious balconies as private outdoor space. To accommodate the needs of your retirement, electrical sockets have also been raised to waist-height and an emergency call system is active 24-hours a day for added peace of mind and security.
Located less than a mile from the town centre of Waterlooville, the Purbrook development offers all of the charm of village living alongside the convenience of a central location. The village itself is located just on the outskirts of the town and just north of Portsmouth.
Residents are spoilt for choice when it comes to spending time outdoors. The popular Purbrook Heath provides ample green space as well as cricket grounds and tennis courts. The heath also includes a large stretch of woodland.
Local attractions include Fort Purbrook which hosts occasional craft fairs and is home to a substantial activity centre that provides access to a wide range of sports and events. The centre is located in the grounds of the historic fort and is complete with riding school, archery, climbing wall and air rifle shooting. The centre also comes alive during school summer holidays with a busy calendar of events and workshops for children.
Waterlooville town centre is home to a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants and is a great place to enjoy a peaceful walk and some retail therapy. The Queen Elizabeth Country Park is within easy reach offering open expanses of green fields, bike trails and even paragliding and model gliding. Young children will love a visit to the Horizon World of Play, an indoor play park offering fun and educational experiences that will take little ones around the world to play with icy slides in Antarctica and hit the surf in Australia.
The development itself is surrounded by a number of convenient amenities. Waitrose and ASDA supermarkets are both located just over a mile away, whilst the friendly Woodman Pub is just next-door. There is also a Post Office 100 feet away.
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