Tyrell Lodge

Retirement housing
For sale (4)
Springfield Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 6JA
Springfield Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 6JA

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Managed by
Churchill Estates Management
Providing enjoyable, safe and worry-free retirement living

Churchill Estates manage this development, and Churchill Sales & Lettings handle many re-sales and lettings in Churchill developments.

Manager's Description

"Tyrell Lodge is a development of 39 one and two bedroom retirement apartments situated in the City centre of Chelmsford. All the essential amenities are within walking distance and the pedestrianised ..." Show more "Tyrell Lodge is a development of 39 one and two bedroom retirement apartments situated in the City centre of Chelmsford. All the essential amenities are within walking distance and the pedestrianised High Street has most well known chain stores.

Hylands House, built in 1730, has restored interiors and hundreds of acres of parkland. The medieval Chelmsford Cathedral features stained glass and a colourful ceiling. The Essex Regiment Museum displays military artefacts such as weaponry, medals and uniforms. To the southeast, RHS Garden Hyde Hall has hilltop views and includes a rose garden and woodland garden.

Chelmsford is easily accessible by road and is located on the main traffic arteries of the A12, A130 and A414 via the M25 Junction 28. There are regular buses into and around the neighbouring towns and Chelmsford train station is situated on the London main line from Liverpool Street, London.

Tyrell Lodge’s manager is on hand throughout the day to support the residents and keep the development in perfect shape. They arrange many regular events in the Owners’ Lounge from coffee mornings to games afternoons.

A Guest Suite is available for visitors & use of over 150 guest suites in Retirement lodges across the country. Prices are available on request from the Lodge Manager." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
Tenure(s): Leasehold
39 flats. Built in 2007. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 30 yards; shop 500 yards; post office 0.5 mile(s); town centre 500 yards; GP 0.5 mile(s); social centre 1 mile(s).
Social activities include: Games night, quiz night, film night, keep fit, bingo, coffee mornings, gardening club and seasonal celebrations., organised by Social Committee and Lodge Manager. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (well behaved pets are welcomed, subject to prior permission).
Housing Authority: Chelmsford
Social Care Authority: Essex

Info updated: 14/11/2016
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Availability

The following details have been provided to EAC:
Re-sale: Sold STC: A 2 bedroom first floor retirement apartment. Price £260,000. Contact Churchill Sales & Lettings on 0800 077 8717 or click here to view details on their website.. (Notified 01/03/2024)
Re-sale: A 1 bedroom first floor retirement apartment. Price £170,000. Contact Churchill Sales & Lettings on 0800 077 8717 or click here to view details on their website.. (Notified 02/03/2024)
Re-sale: A 1 bedroom first floor retirement apartment. Price £190,000. Contact Churchill Sales & Lettings on 0800 077 8717 or click here to view details on their website.. (Notified 02/03/2024)
Re-sale: A 1 bedroom ground floor retirement apartment. Price £239,950. Contact Churchill Sales & Lettings on 0800 077 8717 or click here to view details on their website.. (Notified 02/03/2024)

Residents' views

A number of residents have used EAC's resident consultation card game to give their views on aspects of where they live. They gave top marks to this scheme for:
Convenience of the location
Quality of the garden

Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards

"enjoying living here in a comfortable and secure environmwent"
Made by a resident in 2019

"This is a lovely lodge to work at , the residents and lodge manager are very friendly and welcoming ."
Made by a staff member in 2019

"It is a fantastic place to live and very friendly. We have a wonderful lodge manager in sue who always goes the extra mile to make it a very happy est..." Show more
"It is a fantastic place to live and very friendly. We have a wonderful lodge manager in sue who always goes the extra mile to make it a very happy establishment" Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"There is always someone to talk to and to help if need be. We have many activities such as Movie night, darts, cards, Bingo, quiz evenings together wi..." Show more
"There is always someone to talk to and to help if need be. We have many activities such as Movie night, darts, cards, Bingo, quiz evenings together with theatre and visits for lunch. This all helps us to bond and makes life more pleasurable.This can’t be bad !" Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"It is very convenient with easy access to town. Good companionship."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Cheerful company, pleasant surroundings, pretty garden, social activities, caring manager, and knowing you're never alone unless you want to be."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Good, modern accommodation with a active social group and a dedicated, helpful manager."
Made by a resident in 2017

"It feels very safe. Manager very helpful. Always warm & welcoming, Kept very clean. It makes me feel very happy to be here and near my family."
Made by a resident in 2017

"We are 39 flats, like a big family."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Comfortable apartment with friendly neighbours. An efficient, kind and supportive manager. Shops just a short walk away."
Made by a resident in 2017

"A greater feeling of safety and being part of a network of other people coping with the trial of getting older and knowing help is at hand."
Made by a resident in 2017
Managed by
Churchill Estates Management
Providing enjoyable, safe and worry-free retirement living

Churchill Estates manage this development, and Churchill Sales & Lettings handle many re-sales and lettings in Churchill developments.

National Housing for Older People Awards
East of England region gold award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2019.
Category: Retirement housing 37-43 units.
Sponsor: Engie.
Memberships
ARHM: The organisation that manages this scheme is a member of the Association of Retirement Housing Managers, and therefore committed to complying with its Code of Practice.
Retirement Housing Group: The organisation that developed and/or manages this facility is a member of the Retirement Housing Group which advocates for more good quality retirement housing
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