New retirement development in Bovingdon gets off to a flying start

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Mountbatten House, a new McCarthy and Stone Retirement Living development on Hempstead Road in Bovingdon, is proving to be a roaring success, with 10 apartments sold off-plan at a highly anticipated sales launch.

Properties were snapped-up during a spectacular sales launch held at Little Hay Golf Complex in Bovingdon. With high levels of early interest shown in the apartments, McCarthy and Stone is now urging all those interested in downsizing to Bovingdon to secure their stake in Mountbatten House without delay.

Stephen Rolt, Regional Sales & Marketing Director for McCarthy and Stone North London, comments: “We have been truly overwhelmed by the fantastic response to our new development, Mountbatten House, which is proving incredibly popular locally. It is great so many discerning retirees have recognised the benefits of moving to a high specification apartment, where there is a friendly community of neighbours right on the doorstep.

“At McCarthy and Stone, we are committed to helping older people stay independent for longer while living in a secure, low maintenance home. The demand we are experiencing for Mountbatten House is certainly testament to the real need for this type of housing in the area.”

McCarthy and Stone’s Retirement Living developments are carefully designed to enable the over 60s to maintain an active and independent lifestyle, in a safe and secure environment. First occupants are expected in August 2018.

Once complete, facilities at the new Mountbatten House Retirement Living development will include a Club Lounge; ideal for socialising with friends; landscaped gardens in which to relax; and a comfortable Guest Suite, should homeowners have friends or relatives to stay.  A dedicated House Manager will take care of the day-to-day running of the development; while a secure entry system and 24-hour emergency call points will provide added peace-of-mind.

Set in a the charming village of Bovingdon, Mountbatten House is in close proximity to a fantastic range of local amenities, including Chiltern Piano Gallery, St Lawrence’s Church and the local high street, which has an array of cafes and shops.

More than nine out of ten customers would recommend McCarthy and Stone to a friend, ensuring it has received the full Five Star award for customer satisfaction from the Home Builders Federation for 13 years’ running.  McCarthy and Stone is the only UK housebuilder of any size or type to achieve this accolade, which is every year the awards have been run.

Those interested in Retirement Living in Bovingdon are invited to call 0800 201 4811 or visit

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