Retirement Villages

Welcome to Inspired Villages

Our ethos is simple. We put the health and happiness of our residents at the heart of everything we do, with the promise of a life less ordinary for today's generation of retirees.

Everything we do is motivated by the admiration and respect we have for our residents, their families, and the lifestyle they desire and deserve.

This motivation influences every part of an Inspired village - from the service levels of our team through to the planning and design of the village itself.

National Loneliness Week

National loneliness week: Our video campaign

Nobody deserves to be alone in later life

You may have noticed our brand-new film at the top of this very page!

Did you know that over 2 million people aged 75 and up live alone and can go a whole month without talking to anyone?

We believe it shouldn't be this way. Human connection is key to our wellbeing, which is why it's at the heart of everything we do at our retirement villages. Our communities are warm and welcoming; helping people feel a sense of belonging as soon as they step through our doors and beyond.  You can read our blog here.

#LonelinessAwarenessWeek.

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Afternoon Tea & Q&A with Gloria Hunniford OBE

Ampfield Meadows' brand new Show Home Launch

Join us for an exclusive afternoon tea event and Q&A with TV legend, Gloria Hunniford OBE, for the opening of our brand new show home at Ampfield Meadows. 
 
We are thrilled to invite you to Ampfield Meadows on Thursday 20th June, hosted at Ampfield Meadows, Rowan Way, North Baddesley, SO52 9BH, for a day of entertainment where you will have the opportunity to tour the show home,  as well as enjoy a Q&A from Gloria on everything from staying young at heart and making the most of retirement. You will also be served a delicious afternoon tea.

Don't let this opportunity pass you by! Book your place today using the form below or calling 02380 015 468 to embark on a journey towards an extraordinary retirement lifestyle.

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Month in focus

May has been filled with progress and positivity. Our CEO, Jamie Bunce, kicked off the month with his first live radio appearance as CEO of the week on Lord Ed Vaizey’s Times Radio show, discussing Inspired's goals and aspirations.
 
We also welcomed Rachel Clarke, MP for Luton South, to Millfield Green. Although she missed the official opening, we were glad to reschedule and show her around.
 
For Mental Health Awareness Week, residents and staff at Great Alne Park in Warwickshire participated in a human pyramid challenge, promoting teamwork and social connection. Residents commemorated VE Day with Afternoon Tea, enjoying 1940s classics in the sunshine. 
 
Elderswell is buzzing with excitement as our new beehives arrive, promoting eco-friendly living and outdoor enjoyment. We are also thrilled to announce that our Annual Review is now available to read online, and hard copies will be available soon!

An exciting royal visit

April was an exciting time for Inspired Villages as we received the Royal stamp of approval from HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh who visited Millfield Green to officially open the village. The Duchess spoke with residents about what it’s like to live at Inspired Villages and answered some of their burning questions. We were joined by students from Caddington Primary School and supported by Bedfordshire Lieutenancy - thank you for coming along you made the day so special!

Royal Visit

RESIDENT STORIES

Stories from our residents

We’ve had some truly heart-warming messages from residents over recent weeks; nothing could make us prouder than receiving that kind of feedback.

Financial freedom

More people than ever are renting property in retirement. The benefit? You can free up equity to be able to spend on the retirement of your choice. Please click below to find out more about buying or renting an Inspired retirement property.

Properties for sale  Properties for rent

Share the joy!

We're excited to share that Inspired Villages offers a fantastic "Refer a Friend" scheme! Introduce a friend to the Inspired Villages community, and when they successfully exchange on a new home, you'll receive a generous reward of £2000 for yourself.

Find out how it works

We can purchase your home or help you sell it

Moving house can be one of the most stressful events at any age. We are here to take the stress and worry away. We can either purchase your existing home or help you sell it. You can then take advantage of our Inspired moving package, which helps with each stage of your move.

Inspired move

A guide to life with Inspired Villages

At Inspired Villages, we believe that later life can, and should be, the best years of your life. Moving to a retirement village is a big decision. We offer truly independent lifestyles, set in beautiful and secure environments, with an array of hotel-style facilities and amenities, where everything is taken care of.

Find out how it works

Want to find out more?

Our village advisers will tell you all you need to know about lifestyle, health options, and what to expect from our homes.

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CULINARY DELIGHTS AWAIT

Restaurants at Inspired Villages are open to the public

Bridges Restaurant is an elegant dining establishment known for its exceptional cuisine, stunning ambiance, and attentive service.

Located in a picturesque setting, Bridges offers a diverse menu that showcases a fusion of international flavours and locally sourced ingredients.

Find your nearest restaurant

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Events

Our Events

Join our upcoming events

We warmly invite you to join a range of upcoming events hosted in our villages across the country. Whether it's wellness-focused gatherings, opportunities to explore the village and connect with our residents, or explore our pop-up shops, we have a diverse assortment of experiences awaiting you. 

Find your nearest event

Corporate and Private Events

Elevate your events in Inspired spaces

Step into a world of inspired experiences, we're the architects of unforgettable moments that will create lasting memories.

Our ambition? To take your business or personal gatherings to unmatched heights.

Corporate and Private Events

Corporate and private events

Our retirement villages

Welcome to village life

Explore our retirement villages across the UK

 

Inspired Villages map Inspired Villages across the country Austin Heath Bramshott Place Blendworth Hills Ampfield Meadows Durrants Gifford Lea Great Alne Park Ledian Gardens Millbrook Elderswell Millfield Green

Contact our friendly village team to arrange your visit or find out more

Call now on 0800 138 0235

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Featured thoughts from Inspired Villages

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Stress Awareness Month: Navigating Stress in Retirement

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Love is a many-splendoured thing

Love is a many-splendoured thing

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Living Life Beyond Limits: The Inspirational Journey of Pat and Stephen at Great Alne Park

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A Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience for a 94-Year-Old Coventry City Football Club Superfan

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Finding Strength and Community at 92: Keith Brown’s Journey to Millfield Green

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Generation Debate & Downsizing

Transforming the Housing Market

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Want to find out more?

Our village advisers will tell you all you need to know about lifestyle, health options, and what to expect from our homes.

Arrange a visit  Free brochure