Beeches Gate,

Beeches Gate, 163 Springfield Road, Aberdeen

property description



Beeches Gate was built by McCarthy & Stone has been designed and constructed for modern retirement living. The development consists of 44 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. The dedicated House Manager is on site during working hours to take care of things and make you feel at home. There's no need to worry about the burden of maintenance costs as the service charge covers the cost of all external maintenance, gardening and landscaping, external window cleaning, buildings insurance, water rates and security systems. All energy costs of the homeowners lounge and other communal areas are also covered in the service charge. For your peace of mind the development has camera door entry and 24-hour emergency call systems, should you require assistance. The Homeowners' lounge provides a great space to socialise with friends and family. If your guests have travelled from afar, they can extend their stay by booking into the development Guest Suite (usually for a fee of £25 per night - subject to availability). It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or over.

Local Area

Beeches Gate is situated in Craigiebuckler, a charming residential suburb, is located around two miles south west of the city centre. The area is popular with families and is characterised by its pleasant tree lined streets, open space and parkland. In particular, Hazelhead Park nearby is a popular attraction of the area, with 180 hectacres of wooded parkland, perfect for walkers, plus two golf courses, pitch 'n' putt, football fields, rose gardens, a maze and cafe. The are is home to a variety of shops and facilities including a library, post office, convenience store, health club and hair and beauty salon.
Life in Aberdeen: Set on the north-east coast of Scotland, Aberdeen is Scotland's third city and widely known as the oil capital of Europe. Its booming business sector, excellent public transport links, vast array of shopping options, the variety of architectural and cultural attractions and a beautiful white sandy beach all combine to make Aberdeen one of the most desirable places to live in Scotland.

35 Beeches Gate

Generous one bedroom apartment with walk-out balcony situated on the third floor to the front of the development with open outlook towards the attractive and well maintained communal grounds and Homeowners private car park. Early viewing is highly recommended to appreciate this superb apartment and the communal facilities on offer.

Entrance Hall

Welcoming entrance hall provides access to the lounge, bedroom and shower room, there is a generous walk-in storage/airing cupboard. For peace of mind there is a 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is situated in the hall with illuminated light switches, smoke detector and apartment security door entry system with intercom.


Well presented lounge featuring an L shape design with dining area benefiting from French doors to the balcony which can accommodate a small patio table and chairs. There is also a Juliet balcony making this a very light and airy room. Feature fireplace surround with fitted electric fire and remote control . There are ample TV and telephone points, fitted ceiling lights, raised electric power sockets and fitted carpet. Partially double glazed doors lead onto a separate kitchen.


Fully fitted contemporary kitchen with tiled floor and low level heater. Stainless steel sink with chrome mixer tap. Built-in oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood and fitted integrated washer dryer, fridge, freezer and free standing worktop dishwasher. Window with fitted blind and ceiling light.


Ideal sized double bedroom benefiting a walk-in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving. There is a TV and phone point and plenty power sockets.

Shower Room

Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of walk-in shower, WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror above. Underfloor heating with individual thermostat.

Service Charge (Paragraph)

• Cleaning of communal windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
• 24-hour emergency call system
• Upkeep of gardens and grounds
• Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas
• Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas
• Buildings insurance
The service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV, but does include the cost of your House Manager, your water rates, the 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Car Parking Permit Scheme- subject to availability

Parking is by allocated space subject to availability. The fee is usually £250 per annum, but may vary by development. Permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with the House Manager on site for availability.


  • Well presented one bedroom
  • Balcony from lounge
  • Desirable retirement living development
  • House Manager on-site
  • 24 hour emergency call system
  • Homeowners communal lounge with audio visual equipment
  • Sun room and roof terrace
  • Guest suite
  • Landscaped garden
  • Lift to all floors

Property Consultant

Georgia  Brown, Property Consultant - North England and Scotland

Georgia Brown

01202 362492