Retirement living is thriving in Kent, according to housebuilder Churchill Retirement Living, so much so that purchasers seeking the ideal retirement property in Orpington are being urged to visit its popular Atkins Lodge development where there are just a few apartments now remaining.
The development has proved a popular choice with local retirees thanks to its ideal location and lively community. What’s more, with a range of services available to help you make the move, retiring to Atkins Lodge couldn’t be easier as Anne Scherrer, Regional Marketing Manager at Churchill Retirement Living, explains:
“Atkins Lodge has proved incredibly popular with over 60s and the community here is a real mix of people who already lived locally and wanted to leave their larger properties, and those who have relocated to be nearer family and friends.
“There’s a great community atmosphere at the Lodge and it offers all the support and facilities needed for a worry-free retirement. With quiz afternoons, weekly coffee mornings and film clubs amongst just some of the social events that take place, it’s the perfect choice for anyone looking for a safe, secure, low maintenance property to downsize to, with plenty to enjoy, in a central location.
“Many Owners have also made the most of our Home Exchange service and Selling Made Easy package, which pays towards your estate agent and solicitor fees, arranges removals and includes a free Energy Performance Certificate to help you sell your previous home. With just a handful of apartments now remaining, potential buyers will have to act quickly to make the most of the lifestyle on offer at Atkins Lodge.”
Atkins Lodge on High Street, has been exclusively designed for the over 60s. The apartments boast spacious rooms throughout and are an ideal combination of design and functionality. The fully fitted, stylish kitchens include a built in fridge and freezer, hob and an oven, which is located at an easy-reach height. All of the properties benefit from illuminated light switches for added convenience. Owners also enjoy ultimate peace of mind from a fitted camera entry system, for the highest level of security, and a 24 hour emergency call system.
With less to worry about, Owners will have more time to do the things they enjoy, including taking advantage of the host of other benefits which will be on offer including having family or friends to stay in the development’s well-appointed Guest Suite, and enjoying a chat with neighbours, or attending one of the many events, in the Owners’ Lounge.
Orpington is a suburban town within the London Borough of Bromley. It enjoys superb shopping facilities with the High Street and adjacent Walnuts Shopping Centre offering a variety of high street names and small family-run retailers. There is also a general market held three days a week. The town has a variety of leisure and sports facilities including the Walnuts Leisure Centre and excellent public transport links with easy access to the M25 and Orpington train station offers regular services into London and surrounding towns.