Cranberry Court

Kempley Close, Hampton Centre, Peterborough

property description


Cranberry Court

Cranberry Court was built by McCarthy and Stone and designed specifically for independent retirement living for the over 60's. The development consists of 45 one and two bedroom apartments with design features to make day-to-day living easier and won Housing for Older People Award 2019. The apartment boasts Sky/Sky+ connection points in the living room and secure camera entry system. The dedicated House Manager is on site during their working hours to take care of the running of the development. 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, water rates and security systems. All energy costs of the Home Owners 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 Home Owners lounge provides a great space to socialise with friends and family. It is a condition of the purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or over.

Local Area & Apartment Overview

Hampton is a growing township a few miles to the south of historic cathedral city Peterborough, in the picturesque county of Cambridgeshire. Footpaths wind around the beautiful green spaces and lakes that surround the new-build homes. Served by the Serpentine Green shopping centre, this township is an ideal place to downsize and enjoy a comfortable retirement in one of our McCarthy & Stone Retirement Living apartments.
Local footpaths connect the neighbourhood with its own shops, including a Co-op convenience store and an Aldi. For those looking for something larger, the Serpentine Green shopping centre is only 450m away, containing a large Tesco Extra hypermarket, a Boots, Marks and Spencer, Costa Coffee. A healthcare centre, a hairdresser’s and a GP’s office can also be found at Serpentine Green.

A beautifully presented one bedroom apartment benefitting from a bright and spacious living room boasting a Juliet balcony and enjoying garden views. The apartment further benefits from a modern kitchen has built in appliances, a contemporary shower room and a large walk-in wardrobe in the bedroom. An allocated car parking space is included.

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/utility room with a washer/dryer. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry. Ceiling spotlights. Doors lead to the living room, bedroom and shower room. Electric heater.

Living Room

A spacious, south facing living room which has ample space for a dining table. Double glazed doors with a Juliet balcony, overlooking the communal gardens. TV and telephone points, Sky/Sky+ connection point. Two light fittings. Fitted carpets & plantation shutters, raised electric power sockets. Partially double glazed doors lead onto a separate kitchen. Electric heater.


Fitted with a range of cream fronted wall, pan drawers and base units, with wood effect roll top work surfaces over with upstand, inset Bosch electric oven with standing over for microwave, stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap over, over counter lighting, four ring electric Bosch hob with glass splash back and extractor hood over. Recessed integral fridge freezer and Bosch dishwasher, tiled floor, spot lighting, ventilation system. Double glazed window with Plantation shutters.


Bright and airy double bedroom with a spacious the walk-in wardrobe housing hanging rails and shelving. TV and telephone points, Sky/Sky+ connection point. Fitted carpets, plantation shutters, raised electric power sockets. Electric heater.

Shower Room

Fully fitted suite comprising of a double walk-in shower. Low level WC, vanity unit with wash basin with cupboards beneath and fitted mirror light over. Medicine cabinet. Contemporary half height tiling to walls with matching floor tiles, wall mounted chrome towel radiator, ventilation system shaving point and down lighting.

Car Parking

The apartment comes with an allocated car parking space in the private car park.

Service Charge

Building and systems maintenance
Contract cleaning of communal areas
Upkeep of gardens and grounds
Water rates
Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
Comprehensive insurance of the building and contents of communal areas
24hr emergency monitoring service
Contingency fund

Service charge: £2,313.40 pa (for financial year ending 07/22)

Ground Rent

Annual charge £425

Lease Information

999 Years from June 2018


  • South facing apartment
  • Juliet balcony & Garden views
  • Plantation shutters to kitchen, living room and bedroom windows
  • Allocated Car parking
  • Close to all amenities
  • House Manager
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Communal Lounge
  • Guest Suite

Property Consultant

Janet Robinson, Property Consultant - East Midlands region

Janet Robinson

0345 556 4120