Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6DG - McCarthy Stone Resales
Located in the charming Hertfordshire town of Welwyn Garden City, Peel Court is a McCarthy & Stone Retirement Living PLUS development, offering thoughtfully-designed, low-maintenance private apartments with extra care options if needed. The prime location ensures easy access to local amenities and attractions. With an on-site Estates Manager, 24-hour CCTV, and a secure entry system, residents can enjoy peace of mind. The homeowners' lounge provides a delightful space for socializing with friends and family, while the on-site restaurant offers freshly cooked meals daily for added convenience. Tailored specifically for the over 70s, Peel Court is a haven for comfortable and enjoyable retirement living.
Knebworth, SG3 6HA - McCarthy Stone
Lowe House offers a beautiful selection of one and two-bedroom retirement living apartments available to buy, rent or part-buy, part-rent. These stunning McCarthy Stone apartments are designed with retirement in mind, equipped with modern interiors, integrated kitchens, call entry systems, and luxurious shower rooms. As well as within the development, Knebworth is known for its engaging community, the town is home to wide-ranging attractions such as Knebworth House, and the idyllic countryside surroundings. This ideal development has a plethora of local amenities nearby as well as the A1 and Knebworth train station, which provides a half-hourly service to London Kings Cross. This McCarthy Stone Plus scheme offers one hour of domestic support as part of the service charge.
Hatfield, AL9 5DB - McCarthy Stone
Located in the charming village of Hatfield, Highclere House offers an array of luxurious one and two-bedroom retirement living apartments available to buy, rent or part-buy, part-rent. These stunning McCarthy Stone apartments are intelligently designed with retirees in mind and are equipped with bright and airy spaces, smart design features and flawless finishing touches. As well as a spacious communal lounge, landscaped gardens and a hotel-style guest suite, Highclere House’s dedicated House Manager is on hand to make sure any problems are solved. Residents can enjoy the plethora of handy amenities located just on the doorstep of the development as well as the range of attractions Hatfield has to offer, including Old Hatfield, Hatfield Hall and The Galleria Designer Outlet.
Harpenden, AL5 2FH - Pegasus
If you’re looking for open-plan retirement living in Hertfordshire, look no further. Leyton Road – part of the Pegasus Lifestory group – is a collection of later living apartments set within easy reach of Harpenden town centre. You’ll find a range of boutique shops, popular restaurants and bookstores all a stone’s throw away. There are lots of activities to try at Leyton Road, including an owner’s lounge, a landscaped courtyard, and wellness area. It’s the perfect mix of independent living, socialising and exploring the outdoors. There are also dedicated life hosts on-hand to support you with anything you need.
Harpenden, AL5 2QF - Beechcroft
Redclyffe Place is located in the heart of Harpenden, a picturesque town known for its abundant green spaces. This exclusive Beechcroft retirement development in Hertfordshire features just nine new homes, all with the highest quality fixtures and fittings throughout, from bespoke cabinets to fitted wardrobes to a full range of top brand appliances. Redclyffe Place offers beautiful landscaped gardens in tranquil surroundings, the ease of an energy efficient home, along with allocated parking, allowing you to relax into your retirement with the security of an Estate Manager always on hand to help make life easier.
Stevenage, SG1 3EE - McCarthy Stone Resales
Nestled in the charming town of Old Stevenage, George House offers a delightful blend of historical allure and modern comfort. Each apartment is thoughtfully designed, featuring walk-in wardrobes, Sky+ connection points, underfloor heating, and a camera entry system for added security. The Homeowners' lounge with East and West facing roof terraces creates a perfect social space for gatherings with friends and family. For accommodating guests, the development offers a convenient guest suite. With a dedicated House Manager on site during the day, residents can enjoy a warm and welcoming environment where their needs are attentively catered to, making George House a delightful place to call home.
Hertford, SG13 8FQ - McCarthy Stone
Located in what is considered one of the best places to live in the UK, Edward House in offers an array of beautiful one and two-bedroom retirement living apartments. Available to buy, rent or part-buy, part-rent, these stunning McCarthy Stone apartments are intelligently designed and are equipped with spacious living spaces, modern bedrooms, extensive security systems and high-spec kitchens. Residents can also enjoy spending time in the stylish communal lounge, landscaped gardens and the amazing on-site bistro restaurant. With all the amenities that Hertford has to offer, residents can venture into the town centre where they can visit Hertford Castle and Panshanger Park. Edward House, a McCarthy Stone Plus scheme, provides one hour of domestic support as part of the service charge.
St. Albans, AL1 1NR - McCarthy Stone Resales
Nestled in the charming Cathedral city of St. Albans, Eleanor House is a picturesque McCarthy & Stone Retirement Living PLUS development. Residents relish a worry-free retirement lifestyle, striking the perfect balance between independent living and the option of extra care, thanks to the attentive Estates Manager. Socialising is a delight in the welcoming homeowners' lounge, while the table service restaurant offers delectable freshly-cooked meals. Guests can enjoy extended stays in the inviting Guest Suite. Convenience abounds with easy access to local amenities, encompassing delightful cafes, restaurants, bookshops, and cultural pursuits, all within arm's reach of Eleanor House.
Hertfordshire, EN6 1BZ - McCarthy Stone Resales
Perfectly situated in the heart of Potters Bar, Mandeville Court offers a distinguished retirement living experience.
Hitchin, SG5 2EJ - Churchill Retirement Living
Located close to Hitchin, Hertfordshire, voted as one of Britain’s best high streets, is the wonderful Dovehouse Lodge. Offering 53 delightful one and two bedroom apartments for retirees on a quiet residential street, this wonderful development offers a peaceful place to retire. Every home boasts an impressive master bedroom with spacious walk-in wardrobe, stylish tiled kitchen and shower room and access to a cosy Owner’s lounge and shared gardens. There are also a number of apartments available with stunning walk out balconies. Close to the centre of this pretty market town, browse one of the many weekly markets or have a spot of coffee with friends in one of the cafes and eateries in Hitchin.
Retirement villages are a great way to ease yourself into later life. There are 32 senior living villages in - or closeby - to Hertfordshire.
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 Hertfordshire is £3,465 per month.
Buying a senior home in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire. Use our filters above to showcase any properties in Hertfordshire to buy.
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 Hertfordshire. Alternatively, Lottie's team of retirement experts can help - simply get in touch today. Searching for your new home in Hertfordshire is easy: use our filters above to browse our listings.
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 Hertfordshire. 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.
Hertfordshire is the ideal location to unwind later in life. The county is home to beautiful countryside, historic towns and villages such as Hatfield and Tring and has excellent transport links to London and other parts of the UK.
We’ve partnered with retirement operators across the region and in the popular towns of St Albans, Hertford and Welwyn City Garden to help you find the perfect later living property in your local area. Here you’ll find plenty of luxury living options, including apartments, retirement communities and bungalows.
What’s more, some of the best retirement villages can be found in Hertfordshire and nearby. With luxury onsite facilities, such as health centres and spas, the local shops, and popular attractions on your doorstep - there's many benefits to living in a retirement village later in life.
The cost of retirement homes in Hertfordshire will vary depending on a number of factors such as the type of property you're searching for. For example, a two-bedroom apartment with luxury facilities will be more costly than a one-bedroom property - the decision to rent or purchase a retirement home will also impact the overall property cost.