Stiperstones Court

Stiperstones Court, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, SY2 6AL

Offers in the region of, £210,000bedrooms1
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, as and when required.

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 Estate Manager and the Care and Support 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 main bedroom.

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.


Ground floor apartment in our prestigious Stiperstones Court development. The property is ideally positioned with its own walk out balcony area and views over the gardens. The property boasts under-floor heating throughout, good size rooms all offering pleasant outlooks and luxury shower room. Early viewing recommended.

Entrance Hallway

Expansive hallway leading in to the property with door off to generous size storage cupboard which house the hot water boiler. Wall mounted thermostat control for the underfloor heating. Wall mounted door entry system and emergency call module. Further Doors leading to living room, bedroom and wet-room.

Living Room

Very homely room with feature fireplace and double glazed door opening onto a walk-out balcony area which looks out over the communal gardens., TV and telephone points, Sky/Sky+ connection point. Fitted carpet, raised electric power sockets. Oak effect glazed door leads onto a separate kitchen.


Fully fitted kitchen with a range of modern low and eye level white gloss units and drawers with roll edge work surface. UPVC Stainless steel sink unit sits below electrically operated double glazed window. with views over the gardens. Waist high level Bosch oven with space on top for microwave oven, ceramic four ringed Bosch hob with extractor hood above. Integral fridge and freezer. Central ceiling light fitting. Tiled Floor


Double bedroom with a double window with garden views. Ceiling light, TV and phone point. Emergency response pull cord. Door off leading to walk-in wardrobe housing rails and shelving and offering plenty of storage.


Fully tiled luxury wet- room with slip resistant flooring and fitted with suite comprising of level access shower. low level WC, wash basin built into two drawer vanity unit and sensor mirror above, heated towel rail. Ceiling light fitting with four spot lights. Emergency pull cord.

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.

Parking permit scheme

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 Estate Manager on site for availability.

Ground rent and lease details

250 year lease commencing 1st Dec 2014
Annual fee - £435

Property Consultant

Andy Smith, Property Consultant - West Midlands region

Andy Smith

0345 556 4120