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McCarthy & Stone - Thackrah Court RL Plus, LS17

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A warm, personal welcome awaits you at our Assisted Living development, Thackrah Court on Shadwell Lane, North Leeds.

Exclusively for people aged 70 and over, Thackrah Court is a stunning development of 60 one and two bedroom retirement apartments. Perfectly located less than 5 miles from Leeds City Centre, with a bus stop directly outside the development, you have easy access to all that Leeds has to offer, in addition to local amenities in Shadwell and close by Moortown. These apartments are ideal for anyone over 70 who wants to maintain their independence but needs a little extra help.

As the only development of its kind in the area it features excellent security systems including 24 hour, 365 days a year onsite staffing, an onsite restaurant providing freshly prepared 3 course meals for just £3.80 and 1 hour of domestic assistance each week. Furthermore, there's lift access throughout, so it's easy for residents to get around. Homeowners benefit from a social lounge, where you can relax and catch up with friends, as well as a guest suite that's perfect for visitors. Outside, you'll discover beautifully maintained gardens and plenty of greenery, along with car parking facilities.

Your Thackrah Court apartments are warm, spacious and comfortable, offering a cosy atmosphere that will make you feel at home right away. Fully fitted kitchens include an integrated fridge/freezer, an oven with ceramic hob and a stainless steel sink. Through to the living room, you'll find a large, airy space that's ideal for relaxing and enjoying the peace and quiet. In the bedroom, you'll discover a walk-in wardrobe and carpet throughout, while the level access shower room is conveniently tiled and includes various safety features, such as easy grip rails and non-slip flooring.

Thackrah Court is ideally located between the desirable North Leeds suburbs of Shadwell and Moortown. Shadwell is a charming village and civil parish based just six miles away from the vibrant city centre of Leeds. There are plenty of local facilities including a medical centre, dentist, post office branch, library, newsagent, two churches, social club and tennis club. Whilst lively Moortown offers an abundance of shops, cafes and restaurants including a Marks and Spencer Food Hall.

The development is close to the stunning eighteenth-century Harewood House stately home, which boasts a famous Bird Garden, contemporary art exhibitions, and over 100 acres of beautiful gardens. The beautiful spa town of Harrogate is also nearby where you can visit the theatre, visit RHS Harlow Carr gardens and of course visit Betty's Tearoom for a delicious afternoon tea.

First Group bus services connect Shadwell to Leeds, providing regular transport links to this bustling city which boasts some of the best shopping in the north of the country and a wealth of cultural activities - from Kirkstall Abbey to Leeds Art Gallery. There is also a direct bus to ASDA one day a week to make the weekly shop as easy and convenient as possible.

Leeds railway station and Leeds Bradford airport are located 7 and 13 miles away respectively, both of which are easily accessible by bus.


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