Cross Penny Court

Cross Penny Court, Cotton Lane, Bury St. Edmunds, IP33 1XY

Offers in the region of, £225,000bedrooms1
property description


Cross Penny Court

Cross Penny Court is a development of 57 one and two bedroom Assisted Living (known as Retirement Living PLUS) apartments set within the historic town of Bury St Edmunds. Cross Penny Court is managed by a team of qualified staff, ranging from an Estates Manager who is individually registered with the Care Quality Commission, to the Support Worker. Help is always available, 24-hours a day, 365 days a year, from the qualified reliable and friendly on-site care team you will know and trust. One hour of domestic assistance per week is already included in the service charge, to help with tasks such as household cleaning, changing the beds, as well as running errands, shopping for groceries and posting letters. McCarthy & Stone Assisted Living are also able to offer you Lifestyle Support, so if you fancy a trip to the cinema, an art class, or simply to visit friends - our care team can provide companionship and support, helping you to get out and about. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 70 years or of age or over.

Local Area

Cross Penny Court is located a short walk away from the town centre, offering an assortment of high street names, independant shops, bars, cafes and restaurants. The major supermakets are also close by including Tesce, Waitrose, Aldi and Iceland. The town also has markets on Wednesdays and Fridays. There's pleanty to do to suit all tastes, Bury St. Edmunds Abbey, Abbey gardens and Cathedral makes an enjoyable day out.

Entrance Hall

Auto-opening front door operated by a 'fob', spy hole and letter box leads into the entrance. There is a door to a walk in storage/airing cupboard. Wall mounted emergency speech module. Ceiling light fitting. Doors leading to the Wet Room, Bedroom and Living Room.

Living Room

A generously sized living room with a double glazed window and ample room for a dining table. Two ceiling light fittings. TV (with Sky+ connectivity - subscription fees may apply) and telephone points. Power points. Double doors opening to separate kitchen.


Kitchen with a tiled floor and splash back. Integrated fridge and freezer. Fitted oven with side opening door. Four ringed induction hob with chrome extractor hood. Stainless steel sink and drainer sits beneath a double glazed window.


TV and telephone points. Power points. Emergency pull cord. Double glazed window. Built in wardrobe with mirrored doors .


Purpose built wet room comprising; shower; low level bath with grab rails; WC; vanity unit wash hand basin with mirror above. Fitted with non-slip vinyl flooring. Emergency pull-cord.

Service Charge

• 1 Hours domestic assistance.
• 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, our 24 hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. To find out more about the service charges please please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Car Parking 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

Annual fee - £435

Lease Information

125 Years from 2014


  • Homeowners lounge - with audio visual equipment
  • Table service restaurant
  • 24 Hour on-site staffing
  • Domestic assistance (1hr included in service charge - additional hours by arrangement
  • Personal care packages availablefrom the on-site CQC registered care agency
  • Guest suite + Function room
  • Wi-Fi in communal areas
  • Lift to all floors
  • Full wheelchair accessability
  • To arrange an appointment to view telephone 0345 5564104

Property Consultant

Georgia Brown, Resales Property Consultant

Georgia Brown

0345 556 4120