Edward House

Edwards Court, Queens Road, Attleborough

property description


Edward House

Edward House features purpose built apartments, exclusively for those over 70. The apartments feature a modern bedroom, kitchen and living room, as well as fire detection equipment, an intruder alarm and a camera entry system that can be used with a standard TV.

The complex also has an on-site car park, landscaped gardens, Bistro restaurant, Guest Suite for overnight visitors and a communal lounge with Wi-Fi and patio area. There is also a lift access to all floors and a mobility scooter charging room. Retirement Living PLUS - Luxurious and low maintenance private apartments in great locations, exclusive to the over the 70’s. Benefit from an onsite restaurant or bistro, plus the option of bespoke domestic and personal care packages

Hertford is considered one of the best places to live in the UK and the McCarthy Stone Retirement Living PLUS development boasts an enviable position right in front of the Hertford Castle. You'll also be within walking distance to everything Hertford has to offer, including a variety of shops, restaurants and pubs in the town centre, just moments away.

Development Highlights

~ Local amenities are close to the development
~ Bright and airy Wellness Suite
~ Spacious communal lounge
~ Fantastic bistro style restaurant serving hot food and snacks
~ Beautiful sunny landscaped gardens with communal patio
~ Friendly qualified team on site 24/7, 365 days a year

The Apartment

A beautiful purpose built one bedroom retirement apartment suited on the ground floor positioned close to the club lounge. The apartment is to include all the appliances, carpets, curtains and light fittings, meaning it is ready for someone to move straight in stress free and make it their own.*viewings advised*

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 storage/airing cupboard with shelving. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom are located in the hall. Doors lead to the lounge, bedroom and shower room.

Lounge / Dining Room

The spacious lounge has the benefit of a double glazed doors which open inwards to expose a Juliette balcony. The room provides ample space for dining, ideally positioned in front of the mentioned Juliette balcony. Two decorative ceiling light points. TV point with Sky+ connectivity (subscription fees may apply). Telephone point. A range of power sockets. Glazed wooden door opening to separate kitchen.


Beautifully modern kitchen with a range of base and wall units finished in white high gloss. The wall units have under unit spot lighting. Roll edge work surfaces with matching splash back. The stainless steel sink unit with drainer, is positioned in front of the double glazed window. Built in waist height (for minimum bend) electric oven with a microwave above. Integrated fridge and freezer. Central ceiling light point and blow base unit spot lighting. Tiled floor. Underfloor heating.


A generously sized double bedroom with a large full length window and the benefit of a built in wardrobe with shelving and hanging rails. Decorative ceiling light fitting. TV and power points. Emergency pull-cord.

Shower Room

A modern purpose built wet room with walk in shower, curtain and grab rails. WC with concealed cistern. Wash hand basin with storage below and an illuminated mirror above Emergency pull-cord.

Lease Information

Lease Length: 999 years from 2018
Ground Rent: £435 per annum

Service Charge

• 24-Hour on-site staffing
• 1 hours domestic assistance per week
• Running of the on-site bistro
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Underfloor heating
• Cleaning of communal windows
• 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 contact your Property Consultant or Estate Manager.

Service charge: £7,247.46 pa (for financial year ending 07/22)


  • Estates Manager + 24-hour on-site staffing
  • Onsite Table Service Bistro
  • Guest Suite
  • Domestic assistance (1hr included in service charge - additional hours by arrangement)
  • Landscaped Gardens + Laundry Room

Property Consultant

Georgia Brown, Property Consultant - East Midlands region

Georgia Brown

0345 556 4120