Over 60’s in Cumbria who are looking to downsize in later life, can now be amongst the first to reserve one of McCarthy & Stone’s delightful new Retirement Living properties at Queen Elizabeth Court in Kirkby Lonsdale.

Comprising of 36 one and two bedroom apartments exclusively designed for the over 60s, the development on Tram Lane is now offering potential buyers the opportunity to purchase their preferred property off-plan, with one bed apartments from £195,000 and 2 bed apartments from  £279,950.

Fiona Brooks, Regional Sales and Marketing Director for McCarthy & Stone, explained: “It is great news that we are finally able to accept reservations at Queen Elizabeth Court. Not only is the development set in spectacular scenery, surrounded by the Yorkshire Dales and Lake District National Parks; it also offers purchasers independence, combined with the peace of mind of additional security, low maintenance and companionship.

“Our sales team can offer to help you through every stage of the moving process. We’d urge anyone interested to enquire now to avoid disappointment.”

Queen Elizabeth Court is a new Retirement Living development, entirely constructed to the recommendations made in the Housing our Ageing Population: Panel for Innovation (HAPPI) Report, published in 2009.

Individuals living in a property at Queen Elizabeth Court will benefit from specialist features, such as, walk-in wardrobes, an accessible balcony that brings the outdoors inside and retractable walls to make the most out of the living space.

There are also 24 hour emergency call points, electrical sockets at a raised height to reduce bending, illuminated light switches, a camera entry system, intruder alarm and easy grip lever taps in both the bathroom and kitchen. 


Anyone wishing to find out more information about the properties available at Queen Elizabeth Court or to make an appointment with Les Stacey one of our McCarthy & Stone professional advisors, please contact 015242 7310. Alternatively, please visit www.mccarthyandstone.co.uk for further details.