Essex Age-Exclusive Development Coming With A Heli-Pad!

Posted 13 January 2021 by Keith Osborne

Sequoia Life has almost finished construction of a luxurious apartment development for over-55s, with a unique feature...

Specialist, family-run developer Sequoia Life has unveiled its marketing suite at the eagerly awaited exclusive new senior living development, which is the first over-55’s scheme in the UK with access to a helicopter landing pad.

Aspen Mews is coming to the affluent town of Chigwell and will comprise 25 two-bedroom apartments, private woodland and a ‘lifestyle concierge’. Now nearly complete, the development is nestled within miles of beautiful Essex countryside to offer a country retreat for later living.

Each apartment will benefit from a high specification with interconnecting living, dining and kitchen areas allowing plenty of natural light into generous open spaces. The kitchens by Howdens include integrated appliances and solid oak worktops with ceramic splashback tiles; the bathrooms boast full-height walls with marble effect tiles and walk-in showers as well as a separate bath; whilst all master bedrooms have their very own walk-in wardrobe. Other mod cons include underfloor heating throughout and an air change system to maintain clean air for maximum comfort. Many of the apartments come with private terraces or balconies offering an ideal set up for sitting with loved ones and enjoying the warmer weather.

Residents will also benefit from a parcel store, buggy area, private parking and high-speed broadband, alongside on-site amenities and services which are designed to make lives easier, more secure and more enjoyable. Facilities include a stunning rooftop terrace with landscaped gardens for socialising, and a tranquil private woodland ideal for dog walks or just a gentle stroll.

A 24/7 lifestyle concierge can organise a range of activities from restaurant reservations, holidays and theatre, to golf, experience days and helicopter travel via a heli-pad located in its own private hanger just a few minutes’ drive away. Sequoia Life will also be introducing various activities for residents to enjoy together, from wine tasting and yoga to mindfulness and meditation.

In addition, a safe and secure environment is ensured round the clock with extensive CCTV and fob-controlled entry, adding to peace of mind when away on holiday.

Aspen MewsHarnoop Atkar, chief executive officer at Sequoia Life, commented: “I’m incredibly excited to present our new homes at Aspen Mews. Our research showed that there was a gap in the over-55’s market, and so we set about providing a far more enjoyable way of living for the next chapter in people’s lives by creating positive experiences for them. The new homes at Aspen Mews are undeniably modern and beautiful, and with a lifestyle concierge and access to a heli-pad, whilst being situated in a highly sought-after area of Essex, built for luxury life in mind.

“We have opened up a lifestyle that is beyond most other luxury developments for the over-55’s. Combined with state-of-the-art fittings and finishings within each home, Aspen Mews is an ideal location for anybody looking for the independence to pursue happiness with their family, friends and pets in a safe secure environment. We are incredibly pleased with the levels of interest already, and look forward to showing interested buyers these beautiful homes, who should be able to move into their new home early this year.”

Aspen Mews is located close to Grange Hill and Chigwell Underground stations, providing easy access to the culture and vibrancy of London in under 40 minutes, and the M25 ensures they are also well-connected. There is a wide range of activities nearby, including golf courses, sailing clubs, beaches and health clubs, and the countryside on their doorstep includes Epping Forest, Hainault Forest Park and Roding Meadows Nature Reserve.

Chigwell itself has a relaxed, rural character and vibrant community spirit, being part of the ‘golden triangle of Essex’ alongside Loughton and Buckhurst Hill, with a wide range of shops and services on offer including convenience stores, pharmacies, pet supplies, plus a variety of country pubs and restaurants including Sheesh which is owned by local Apprentice billionaire, Sir Alan Sugar.

Prices at Aspen Mews start from £645,000, with Part Exchange available. Physical or video tours of the marketing suite are available.

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