Ryebeck Court,

Ryebeck Court, Eastgate, Pickering, YO18 7FA

property description


Ryebeck Court

Ryebeck Court was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living. The development consists of 41 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. There is a House Manager on site and a 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and with call points in the bathrooms.
The development includes a Homeowners' lounge and landscaped gardens. There is a guest suite for visitors who wish to stay (additional charges apply). A car parking permit scheme applies on the development, please check with the House Manager for availability.

Local area

Ryebeck Court is situated in Pickering, a traditional market town, of which the market place is located just half a mile from the development and has a good range of shops selling local produce as well as quality high street shops, supermarket and a regular monthly farmers market.
The town has many historic attractions including the famous North York Moors Steam Railway. You can enjoy a wealth of things to do in this charming market town as well as visiting the many nearby attractions such as Castle Howard, Duncombe Park and some of the UK’s prettiest villages including Thornton Le Dale, Hutton Le Hole and Goathland which was the setting for the fictional village of Aidensfield in the hit TV series ‘Heatbeat’.
There is a bus stop conveniently located approx. 75 yards from the development.


This second floor apartment benefits from stunning, south facing views toward the Vale of Pickering, is conveniently located next to the lift and is one of the largest 2 bedroom apartments within Ryebeck Court.

Entrance hall

Front door with spy hole and letterbox leads to the large L-shape entrance hall - Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system and the 24-hour emergency response pull cord system are situated in the hall. There is a door to a large walk-in storage/airing cupboard. Doors lead to the living room, bedrooms and shower room.

Living room

Spacious living room and dining area benefiting from dual aspect windows creating a light and airy feel and enjoying far reaching views. There are TV and telephone points, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets. Partially glazed double door leads into the separate kitchen.


Fully fitted with a range of modern wood effect wall and base level units and drawers with a roll top work surface; Stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mono-lever tap with window above. appliances include a raised level oven, induction hob with cooker hood over and integral fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Finished with tiled splash backs, tiled flooring and under-counter lighting.

Bedroom one

Large double bedroom with ample space for bedroom furniture, plus the benefit of a walk-in wardrobe housing shelves and hanging rails. A south facing window overlooks the development gardens and the Vale of Pickering in the distance. TV and telephone points, raised power points, two ceiling lights and door to the en-suite shower room.

En-suite shower room

Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of level access shower with adjustable showerhead, handrail and glass shower screen; WC, vanity unit with wash basin and mirror above with shaving light; electric heated towel rail, extractor fan and emergency pull cord.

Bedroom two

A good size second bedroom which could also be used as a dining room or study. Two windows ensure a bright room with view over the development gardens and far reaching views. there are TV and telephone points, raised power points and a central ceiling light.

Shower room

Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of shower cubicle with adjustable showerhead; WC, pedestal wash basin and mirror above with shaving light; electric heated towel rail, wall-mounted electric fan heater extractor fan and emergency pull cord.

Service charge (breakdown)

• House Manager
• 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, the 24-hour emergency call system, the 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.

Service charge: £2,929.68 p.a (for financial year end 30/09/22).

Car parking permit scheme

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

Leasehold information

Lease length: 125 years from 2015
Ground rent: £495 per annum reviewed 01/2030
Managed by: McCarthy Stone Management Services
It is a condition of purchase that all residents must meet the age requirements of 60 years.


  • Second floor apartment enjoying far reaching views of the Vale of Pickering
  • South facing aspect
  • House Manager on site
  • Homeowners communal lounge
  • Approximately 75 yards to a bus stop
  • Approx half a mile walk to Pickerings Market Place with shops and amenities
  • Guest suite
  • Part exchange available
  • Camera door entry system & 24 hour careline
  • Landscaped garden with seating area

Property Consultant

Kristy Bishop, Property Consultant - North East region

Kristy Bishop

0345 556 4120