Case studies

Gavin and Margaret Martin, Elmbridge Village

New village residents looked far and wide before deciding on Elmbridge For Gavin and Margaret Martin, both 78, moving to Cranleigh-based Elmbridge Village was a decision borne out of many years of careful consideration. “What to do and where to go when you…

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Briant Holland, Thamesfield

Former RAF pilot and flying instructor settles in retirement village Thamesfield’s newest resident is Briant Holland (80), a former RAF pilot and flying instructor who decided to sell his large property in London and downsize into a retirement village. Briant joined the RAF…

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Jean Burnett, Charters Village

  Jean Burnett, 84 and originally from Yorkshire, bought one of the new build properties at Charters Village and moved in soon after it opened in 2014. Jean likes the safety and security of having a permanent base in such a close community,…

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Mollie Lufkin, Charters Village

Charters resident Mollie Lufkin tells us about why she moved to Charters and why she loves the retirement village lifestyle.  

Resident interview: Mrs Monica Randall, Thamesfield

We offer luxury, five-star, hotel-style retirement living in a picturesque Oxfordshire location on the banks of the River Thames, all the ingredients for residents to enjoy a fulfilling, relaxing life. Don’t take our word for it though. We caught up with Mrs Monica…

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Judith Parvin, Elmbridge Village

I couldn’t be happier, says Judith Judith Parvin, 78, a former NHS medical worker, moved to Elmbridge Village with her late husband Peter in 2004. After living in their nearby Bramley family home for 12 years they wanted to downsize and came across…

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Margery Nabavi, Elmbridge Village

Longstanding resident can’t wait to move into brand new apartment in Elmbridge Manor Margery Nabavi, 81, is one of Elmbridge Village’s most longstanding residents having moved to the community nearly 15 years ago. Although Margery currently lives in one of the village’s original…

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