Beeches Gate

163 Springfield Road, Aberdeen

property description



Beeches Gate was built by McCarthy & Stone and 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 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 a great opportunity to get to know your neighbours and enjoy the social aspect of independent living. If your guests have traveled 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, in an event of a couple the second person must be over the age of 55 years.

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 area 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.

42 Beeches Gate

Located on the fourth floor within the development apartment 42 is one of our larger one bed configuration's with your own balcony to enjoy the southerly aspect. You also have the benefit of being next to the communal sun lounge and terrace.

Entrance Hall

Welcoming and spacious entrance hall with superb storage facilities. There is an apartment security door entry system with intercom and 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system providing plus personal pendant alarm giving peace of mind. There are illuminated light switches , smoke detector and doors leading to the bedroom, lounge and shower room.


Beautiful spacious lounge with the added benefit of a walk out balcony to enjoy the south facing aspect. There are ample electric power sockets. light fittings, TV and telephone points and a neutral fitted carpet.


Well appointed fully fitted kitchen with tiled floor. Stainless steel sink with chrome mixer tap. Built-in oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood and fitted integrated fridge, freezer and washer/dryer.

Bedroom One

Generous double bedroom with walk-in wardrobe and plenty space to accommodate free standing bedroom furniture. TV and phone point, ceiling lights and fitted carpet.

Shower Room

Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of walk-in shower, WC, vanity unit with concealed cupboard space, sink and mirror above. Heated wall mounted towel rail, extractor ventilation and emergency call point.

Service Charge

• Cleaning of communal windows
• 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, 24-hour emergency call system, 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.

Private Car Parking (Permit Scheme)

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


  • Larger confirguration one bedrooom with balcony
  • Southerly aspect/Walk out balcony
  • House Manager on site
  • 24 hr Tunstall emergency call system
  • Homeowners Lounge/Kitchen facilities
  • Communal Sun room/Roof terrace
  • Private car park (permit scheme)
  • Guest Suite/Lift to all floors
  • Attractive landscaped gardens
  • To arrange an appointment to view please call 0345 5564104

Property Consultant


Paula Squire

01202 508081