Stiperstones Court,

Stiperstones Court, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

property description


Stiperstones Court

Stiperstones Court is one of McCarthy & Stones Retirement Living PLUS developments and is all about making life easier. With an enviable location just over half a mile east of Shrewsbury town centre, Stiperstones Court is ideally situated with everything you’ll need on your doorstep. Shrewsbury’s status as a medieval county town means it is steeped in historical importance - with Abbey Foregate right at the heart of this. Abbey Foregate is one of the oldest roads and suburbs of the beautiful market town, which dates back to the fifth and sixth centuries. McCarthy & Stones Retirement Living PLUS range (formally Assisted Living) is facilitated to provide its homeowners' with extra care. An Estate's Manager is on hand to manage the day to day running of the development and attend to any queries you may have. Within the service charge homeowners are allocated 1 hour's domestic assistance per week, however, additional hours can be arranged by prior appointment. There are a range of personal care packages to suit your requirements - these are provided by the onsite CQC registered care team. For your reassurance the development has 24-Hour on-site staffing, secure camera entry systems and 24-Hour emergency call system provided by a personal pendant with static call points in bathroom and bedrooms. The Development has underfloor, thermostatically controlled, heating in every apartment, and throughout the public areas. The development has a homeowners' lounge which is a superb venue for socialising 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) which has an en-suite shower room, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. For added convenience there is an onsite waitress service restaurant with freshly cooked meals provided everyday. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 70 years of age or over.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to the entrance hall. There is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. The 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is wall mounted in the hall. Smoke detector. Security door entry system. Wall mounted thermostat. Doors lead to the living room, both bedrooms, cloakroom, and wet room.

Living Room

This living room is complimented by double glazed patio doors which lead out to a South East facing walk out screened balcony with views of the landscaped gardens. The balcony has an electrically operated awning and dual point external electric socket. Telephone points. TV point (with Sky/Sky+ capabilities). Power sockets. There is a door leading to a 2nd storage cupboard, fitted with coat hanging space and extended shelving. Part glazed double doors lead into a separate kitchen.


A modern fitted kitchen with a range of high gloss base and wall units. UPVC double glazed electrically operated window sits above a single sink unit with drainer and mixer tap. Integrated electric oven and ceramic four ring hob with extractor hood above. Integral fridge and freezer. Central ceiling light fitting. Tiled floor.

Master Bedroom

Double bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe housing rails and shelving. TV and telephone point. Large double glazed window over looking the landscaped gardens. Emergency response pull cord.

Wet Room

Purpose built wet room with non slip flooring, tiled walls and fitted suite comprising; walk in shower unit with fitted curtain and grab rails; WC, wash basin vanity unit with wash basin and heated/illuminated mirror above. Additional matching cupboards below. Emergency pull cord. Heated towel rail.

Cloak Room

WC. Wash hand basin. Fitted mirror. Ceiling light.

Second Bedroom

This generously sized second double bedroom is currently being used as a second sitting room/office. There is ample room for bedroom furniture. Double glazed window. TV point. Power sockets. Emergency Response Pull Cord

Retirement Living PLUS

With Retirement Living PLUS you retain independence in your own apartment, but have the reassurance of on-site management support and security 24 hours a day. Our qualified YourLife care professions offer around-the-clock, flexible personal care and support packages, tailored to suit your needs.

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.

Service Charge (breakdown)

• 24-Hour on-site staffing
• 1 hours domestic assistance per week
• 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. To find out more about the service charges please please contact your Property Consultant or Estate Manager.

Lease Info.

250 year lease commencing 1st Dec 2014

Ground Rent

Annual fee - £510


  • Estate's Manager
  • Waitress service restaurant
  • Domestic assistance (1hr included in service charge - additional hours by arrangement)
  • Personal care packages available from the onsite CQC registered care agency
  • Full wheelchair accessibility
  • Homeowners' lounge
  • Guest suite
  • Lift to all floors
  • 24-hour on-site staffing
  • To arrange an appointment to view telephone 0345 5564104

Property Consultant

Brett Hughes, Property Consultant - Midlands

Brett Hughes

01202 362491