This retirement development of 48 one and two bedroom retirement apartments is located on the High Street in the town of Berkhamsted, in the west of Hertfordshire. It is surrounded by lovely countryside, bordering the Chiltern Hills and placed between Tring and Hemel Hempstead. The River Bulbourne and Grand Union Canal run through the town.
Places of interest include Berkhamsted Castle and St Peter’s Church (with an architecture spanning a number of architectural periods) and the Grand Union Canal. Walks include the Graham Greene Trail, the Berkhamsted Waterways Walk and the Heritage Walk.
The town itself provides good local amenities and leisure facilities including a Waitrose supermarket, a library, The Rex cinema, sports centres and various cafes and restaurants, including canal-side eateries.
The kitchen has been designed for practicality, with a fitted fridge/freezer and a waist-height oven. The bedroom comes complete with fitted wardrobes as well as TV and telephone points, with even the smallest details considered.
Communal gardens are carefully landscaped, giving you the perfect place to relax and enjoy an afternoon cup of tea, without having to worry about the maintenance and upkeep that a large garden so often demands. The carefully designed Owners’ Lounge is the perfect venue for entertaining, participating in activities organised by your Lodge Manager, or just relaxing with a book.
The fully furnished Guest Suite provides an ideal space for your family and friends to stay over when visiting, while a lift to all floors is installed for your convenience. This apartment comes complete with a 24 hour emergency Careline system, while a camera entry system is installed as standard, so you can feel safe and secure in your retirement. Intruder alarms and fire alarm systems are fitted throughout the Lodge, while a Lodge Manager is on hand to assist you with anything else you might need.
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