Peaceful and beautiful surroundings – retirement homes in Devon
With two separate and distinctive coastlines (north and south), two wild and beautiful moorlands (Exmoor and Dartmoor), and the delightful, historic cities of Exeter and Plymouth, Devon has a lot more to it than meets the eye, and is one of the most popular retirement spots in the country.
Things to do in Devon
There’s so much to enjoy in and around the county, but if you’re not familiar with the local area, here are just a few of the activities you can enjoy.
The National Park of Dartmoor is perhaps most famous for being the setting of the Sherlock Holmes book “The Hound of the Baskervilles”; and is a vast moorland defined by forests, rivers, stone circles, wild ponies and much more. Dartmoor is a unique place with a rich history, making it the perfect place to explore during your retirement.
The Jurassic Coast is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Britain, and draws visitors from all across the globe. You can enjoy the beauty of the Jurassic Coast with a Devon retirement, with miles of breathtaking coastal paths to explore, some stunning views and historic landmarks to see.
As well as the natural landmarks like Dartmoor and the Jurassic Coastline, Devon also boasts some aesthetic, friendly and historic towns and cities, including Exeter, Plymouth, Sidmouth and more, that all boast great shopping and local food.
Devon is a county with an incredibly rich history, which can be seen clearly in the number of ancient castles, houses and cathedrals dotted around the place. From Powderham Castle, to Exeter Cathedral, Devon is full of awesome historical landmarks for you to get out and discover.
Your Retirement Home in Devon
Any of our Churchill retirement properties in Devon will provide the perfect base from which to explore and relax in this cultured county. Whether you’re meeting with the other residents in the communal Owners’ Lounge or quietly relaxing in the gardens, you’ll always feel at home with one of our Devon retirement apartments.
The facilities at our Devon retirement communities are second to none, and your dedicated Lodge Manager means there’s always a familiar face nearby to answer any questions you may have. You’ll be located close to shops, doctor’s surgeries, banks, bakers, butchers and all of the other conveniences you would expect to find in a county like Devon.
Call our Customer Relations team
To find out more about our retirement developments in the nearby area, you can view the individual properties, or contact our friendly team to have a discussion about your specific requirements.
News & Lifestyle in Devon
In the run up to the festive period, housebuilder Churchill Retirement Living invited special guests the East Devon Daytime Brass Band to entertain apartment Owners and locals with a special Christmas concert at its Lockyer Lodge development in Sidford.
Churchill Retirement Living has launched a competition for local people to name its new development which will soon see the regeneration of the former cattle market site on Silver Street.
Churchill Retirement Living has marked the naming of its new Otter Lodge in Honiton, with a £100 donation to local charity Devon Air Ambulance Trust.