William Turner Court

William Turner Court, Goose Hill, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 1US

property description


William Turner Court

William Turner Court was built by McCarthy & Stone purposely for retirement living. The development consists of 55 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. You can relax, knowing that there's a House Manager on hand during office hours as well as the added benefit of having security features. These include a 24 hour emergency call system should you require assistance and a camera door entry system linked to your TV, so you can see who's calling before letting them in.
There's no need to worry about being weighed down by maintenance costs either as the service charge covers the cost of external maintenance, gardening and landscaping, window cleaning, buildings insurance, water rates and security. Homeowners lounge with kitchen facilities and other communal areas.

Local Area

William Turner Court is situated on the banks of the River Wansbeck next to the Telford Bridge and is within 300 Metres of Morpeth Town Centre. Located in the heart of Northumberland, Morpeth is known for its natural beauty, rich history and as a gateway to all that Northumberland has to offer. On the town’s high street, you’ll find all your favourite brands, as well as a few local shops for unique gifts and treasures. You can’t miss Rutherfords, an old-fashioned department store that has been trading since 1846. Morpeth also has a bustling weekly market every Wednesday, as well as the Morpeth Farmers Market on the first Saturday of the month. Pick up fresh produce from local farmers, as well as handmade arts and crafts.
There is a bus stop opposite the development and Morpeth train station is approximately a third of a mile away

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole and letterbox.
The 24-hour emergency response pull cord system, illuminated light switches and smoke detector.
Walk-in storage/airing cupboard with washer/dryer.
Doors lead to the lounge, bedroom and shower room.


A spacious, south westerly facing lounge overlooking the front of the development.
Walk-out balcony with space for a table and chairs.
Ample space for dining, a feature electric fire with stone effect surround, TV and telephone points, two ceiling lights, vertical blinds and curtains, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets and apartment security door entry system.
Partially glazed door leads into the separate kitchen.


Fully fitted kitchen with cream high gloss Wall and base level units with worksurface over.
Stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mono lever tap under a south westerly facing window.
Appliances include a raised level oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood over and integrated fridge and freezer.
Under pelmet lighting and tiled flooring.


South westerly facing double bedroom overlooking the front of the development.
Walk in wardrobe housing shelving and hanging rails.
Two ceiling lights, TV and telephone point, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets.

Shower Room

Partially tiled walls with tiled flooring
Suite comprising of a double walk-in shower with glass screen and hand rail; WC, vanity unit with sink.
Illuminated mirror, extractor fan, central ceiling spotlights and a heated towel rail.

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. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Leasehold Information

Lease Length: 999 years from 2017
Ground rent: £425 per annum
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Management Services
It is a condition of purchase that the new resident/s are to meet the age requirement of 60+.


  • One bedroom balcony apartment
  • South westerly facing balcony
  • On-site House Manager
  • Development on the banks of the River Wansbeck
  • Homeowners communal lounge
  • Guest suite
  • Within 300 metres of Morpeth town centre
  • 24 hour Careline and Camera door entry system
  • Morpeth train station approx. a third of a mile away
  • Part-exchange option available

Property Consultant

Kristy Bishop, Property Consultant - North East region

Kristy Bishop

0345 556 4120