MP opens Renaissance Retirement’s much anticipated Fleur-de-Lis retirement development in Hartley Wintney

North East Hampshire MP, Mr Ranil Jayawardena, has officially opened Renaissance Retirement's luxury retirement development in the centre of Hartley Wintney.

More than 50 people attended celebrations over the weekend as Renaissance Retirement held its official Grand Opening with 20 per cent reserved.

Location is at the heart of the company's collection of 23 new retirement apartments located to the rear of the High Street. The apartments will provide luxurious living spaces ideally suited for the over 60s downsizers looking to maintain a quality standard of independent living in the region.

After taking a tour around the development, Mr Jayawardena said: "It is a pleasure to be here today for the opening of the Fleur-de-Lis retirement homes in Hartley Wintney. I am very pleased to see a development like this in North East Hampshire helping local people downsize from larger family homes and retain their independence in later life."

Robert Taylor, managing director, said: "We have been delighted with the feedback from local people and the first phase of the launch. The development is selling well and we are looking forward to seeing more local people soon."

The show apartments demonstrate the luxurious specification that home owners can expect. Features include fully integrated Neff appliances throughout, Caeserstone work tops with Ovolo mouldings, luxury showers with digitally controlled thermostats, Premium Villeroy & Boch sanitaryware and Porcelanosa wall and floor tiles.

The properties will be double glazed throughout and also offer bespoke fitted wardrobes, gas central heating, illuminated light switches and fresh air filtration systems, providing luxurious living spaces ideally suited for downsizers looking to maintain a quality standard of independent living.The development comprises 1 and 2 bedroom luxury retirement apartments, as well as a sumptuous Owners' drawing room and guest suite.

Sales manager at Renaissance Retirement, Matt Smith, added: "This is the number one retirement development in the area and we are encouraging people to come and have a look for themselves.

"If it is luxury and location people are looking for we have the perfect site. Backing on to the thriving Hartley Wintney high street and within easy reach of all the stunning amenities and attractions the area has to offer, our luxury apartments with their high specifications will be hard to beat."

Owners will also benefit from a dedicated Concierge, who will deal with the day to day running of the development whilst also helping to assist with those small jobs such as simply changing a light bulb or helping to carry the shopping to your front door.

Renaissance Retirement was handpicked by HRH Prince of Wales to build the first ever retirement development at Poundbury, Dorchester in the 1990s, and has an enviable reputation for quality build and finishes.

Prices start from £335,000 for a one bed apartment. For a brochure please call 01425 474674, visit or talk to estate agents Waterfields on 01276 37333 about valuations.

Left to right: Sales manager Matt Smith with North East Hampshire MP, Mr Ranil Jayawardena, and Nick Watkins, development director, Renaissance Retirement.