The Laureates

The Laureates, Newgate Street, Cottingham

property description


The Laureates was built by McCarthy & Stone has been designed and constructed for modern retirement living. The dedicated House Manager is on site during working hours to take care of things and make you feel at home. 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.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall - the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is situated in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard housing the washer/dryer and venting system. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency pull cord located in the hall. Doors lead to the lounge, bedroom and bathroom.


Spacious lounge benefiting from French doors leading onto a private patio and well maintained communal grounds. The room is neutrally decorated and has ample space for dining. TV and telephone points, Sky/Sky+ connection point, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets. Partially glazed door leads onto a separate kitchen.


Fully tiled and fitted kitchen with a range of modern low and eye level white gloss units and drawers with a work surface. Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap, drainer and UPVC double glazed window overlooking communal gardens. Eye level oven, ceramic hob, cooker hood, integral fridge freezer and dishwasher.


Double bedroom with window overlooking communal gardens. This room benefits from a walk-in wardrobe housing rails and shelving. TV and telephone points, ceiling light, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets.


Modern fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of a double level access shower with glass screen and hand rails. Low level WC, vanity unit with wash basin and mirror above. Shaving point, electric heater and extractor fan.

The apartment has underfloor heating throughout.

Service Charge

• 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. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.


999 years from 2016

Ground Rent

£425 per annum


  • Ground floor apartment with patio
  • Part exchange available
  • ** Priced to sell**
  • Exclusive over 60's retirement development
  • Guest suite for friends and family
  • House Manager
  • 24 hr Careline
  • To view call McCarthy and Stone Resales 0345 556 4104.

Property Consultant

Kristy Bishop, Property Consultant - North England and Scotland

Kristy Bishop

0345 556 4120