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England / East of England / Essex / Colchester

Retirement Homes in Colchester

Compare retirement homes in Colchester available to buy or rent.

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    From £210,000 Purchase1 - 2 bedsLiving Type: Community1.69 miles from centerColchester, CO2 7WEMcCarthy Stone Resales
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    From £321,950 Purchase1 - 2 bedsLiving Type: Community10.92 miles from centerEssex, CM8 1ZGChurchill Retirement Living
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    From £75,000 Purchase1 - 2 bedsLiving Type: Community17.38 miles from centerSuffolk, IP1 2GDMcCarthy Stone Resales
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    From £219,950 Purchase1 - 2 bedsLiving Type: Community17.64 miles from centerIpswich, IP4 1AQMcCarthy Stone
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    From £299,000 Purchase1 - 2 bedsLiving Type: Community19.27 miles from centerChelmsford, CM1 2XBMcCarthy Stone
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    From £325,000 Purchase1 - 2 bedsLiving Type: Community19.97 miles from center Essex, CM2 9GEMcCarthy Stone Resales
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    From £349,995 Purchase1 - 2 bedsLiving Type: Community20.65 miles from centerGreat Dunmow, CM6 1AEMcCarthy Stone
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    From £255,000 Purchase1 - 2 bedsLiving Type: Community21.84 miles from centerMartlesham Heath, IP5 3SLMcCarthy Stone
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    For Sale
    From £323,950 Purchase2 bedLiving Type: Community22.47 miles from centerSuffolk, CB9 8AYChurchill Retirement Living
  10. Purchase Types
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    Opening soon1 - 2 bedsLiving Type: Community24.68 miles from centerEssex, SS0 8NAMcCarthy Stone

Average cost of retirement homes in Colchester

Average cost to purchase a 1-bedroom property


Average cost to purchase a 2-bedroom property


Average cost of a 1-bedroom rental property

£875per month

Average cost of a 2-bedroom rental property

£3,500per month

Frequently asked questions about retirement properties in Colchester

How many retirement villages are in or near Colchester?

Retirement villages are a great way to ease yourself into later life. There are 10 senior living villages in - or closeby - to Colchester.

What retirement communities are in or near Colchester?

What is the average rental cost of a retirement home in or near Colchester?

The rental cost of retirement housing will vary, depending on the type of property you're interested in, the on-site facilities available and the location. The average cost to rent a senior property in or closeby to Colchester is £2,187 per month.

Where can I buy a retirement home in Colchester?

Buying a senior home in Colchester provides you with a greater sense of safety and security in later life. Purchasing a retirement home is a good investment too and there's lots of options for you to choose from in Colchester. Use our filters above to showcase any properties in Colchester to buy.

Where can I rent a retirement home in Colchester?

More retirees than ever before are renting senior housing. Before deciding whether to rent or purchase, you should check the average cost of retirement homes in Colchester. Alternatively, Lottie's team of retirement experts can help - simply get in touch today. Searching for your new home in Colchester is easy: use our filters above to browse our listings.

Are Any Retirement Properties in Colchester A Member Of ARCO (Associate Retirement Community Operators)?

ARCO are the Associate Retirement Community Operators who ensure the retirement homes and properties available to older adults offer a high-standard of living with a range of facilities and activities.

We are not currently partnered with ARCO retirement homes in Colchester. However, each of our properties have been hand-picked by our later living experts for their luxury on-site facilities, state-of-the-art amenities and flexible purchasing options (purchase, rental or part-rent and part-buy) across a range of property types.

More information about Retirement Homes in Colchester

Colchester's serene charm, rich history, and proximity to vast open spaces and countryside make it an ideal retirement location. With a quaint centre, picturesque gardens, and vibrant cultural scene, retirees can enjoy a leisurely lifestyle while exploring historic sites like Colchester Castle and participating in various community activities.

What’s more, Colchester is perfectly located nearby popular areas in Essex including Epping Forest and Clacton-on-Sea.

All of our retirement homes in Colchester offer onsite leisure facilities, including health centres, gyms and cafés. You’ll also be close to the town centre, local shops and transport links across the East of England and beyond.

We’ve partnered with leading later living operators such as McCarthy Stone - each with a variety of housing options such as retirement villages and retirement communities.

If you’re looking to invest in a retirement property in Colchester, we’ve created retirement living guides to help you find the best purchasing option for you.