Royale Ranksborough Hall is in Rutland, the county is home to some of the most stunning countryside. Thousands of people head out here simply to take in the wonderful surroundings and to explore England at its natural best! Plenty of people, too, choose to retire out in Rutland, where there are plenty of quaint, peaceful villages and market towns. What's more, there are park properties and estates opening up in the area all the time, some of which we're proud to present to you right here. The park homes on the park, which is based in Langham are well-connected to a variety of local sites of interest, towns and countryside walks/ It is a park home with everything you could ever wish for. Read on to find out why this park could provide you with the park home of your dreams.
About Royale Ranksborough Hall
This is a gated site with a difference. Built into the splendorous Rutland countryside, the estate offers spacious luxury properties for anyone desiring to retire to the heart of England. The park bungalow properties here are carefully curated and looked-after, and have been designed to offer maximum ease of living and comfort. You'll find a wide variety of homes available to look at and explore across landscaped gardens which are carefully cared for around the clock. The park has been developed as a peaceful, secure park where likeminded people can live amongst one another in harmony. All properties here are completely furnished and have their own garden spaces. That means you simply need to find your ideal property and move here at your leisure! Langham is a beautiful part of the country which goes unexplored by so many people. If you're thinking about retiring to pastures green, why not consider making a beeline for Rutland?
Oakham, a popular market town nearby, has plenty of shops, restaurants and cafe facilities for you to travel to and from on a regular basis. There are regular buses which link here; however, you can also drive easily between the site and other towns and sites of interest. We'll explore what's available to you in the local area a little further down. Whether you want to sit back and relax, or prefer to go walking or cycling through Rutland's lush and seemingly endless countryside, there is plenty here for you to get into. Let's take a look at what you can expect from the area once you've moved in.
Rutland is home to many local sites of interest and attractions. What's more, the park estate is well-linked to main roads and public transport, which means you'll be able to get out and about to explore the nearby area at your leisure. And why not? Here's a brief look at some of the more popular and intriguing sites based near and around the park. Oakham is in very close vicinity to the park estate, and as a popular market town, there is almost always something exciting to get into here. It's a proudly historic town, with many local buildings having been carefully preserved over centuries past. Anyone interested in archaeology will also be intrigued by some of the major discoveries that have been made here, and Oakham Castle is a majestic landmark showcasing the best of ancient Norman architecture. It's free to visit the Castle, and it's even been used as a wedding and celebration venue from time to time. Visitors to Oakham will also likely be interested in taking in the local markets. These take place on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and you'll be able to sample local food, drink and produce as you wander through the stalls. There's a Farmers' Market, too, which takes place every third Saturday of the month. Here, local farmers will share with you the pick of their crops, and you can take home some of the best in local produce. You should also make a beeline for the Rutland County Museum, based right in the heart of Oakham itself. The museum hosts an amazing selection of exhibits and tours, and you'll be able to learn more about life in Oakham during its founding years. You'll even be able to see how crime was handled here centuries ago. You can still see stocks in the main square!
Rutland Water Nature Reserve is only a short drive from Royale Ranksborough Hall. It's one of the most popular nature reserves in the country, let alone in the county area. The Reserve is home to various wonderful species of flora and fauna, all of which you can spot during gentle walks through the open centre. The Reserve covers around 1000 acres in totals, with several visitor centres and tours which will help you to get up close and personal with local nature. The Reserve itself has actually been recognised as a European Special Protection Area and is home to waterfowl numbering more than 25,000. It is a birdwatcher's dream! Even more so, given the fact that there are several nature trails and birdwatching hides for you to use at your leisure. You'll also find conservation projects taking place here throughout the year, encouraging visitors and school groups to get involved with protecting the rare and endangered wildlife who call the Reserve their home. What's more, the Reserve makes for an absolutely stunning walk, and by making this site your home, you'll be able to come and visit whenever you like! If the idea of getting back to nature really appeals to you, you'll want to retire somewhere nearby.
Barnsdale Gardens are stunningly curated across eight acres of plant paradise. Described on their official website as a 'theme park for gardeners', this curious collection of fauna is carefully managed, and welcomes thousands and thousands of visitors each year. There are garden tours to help guide you through the collection, as well as lovely tea rooms on site where you can refresh amongst beautiful blooms. If you do choose to move nearby, you can even become a Friend of Barnsdale Gardens, and actively help its upkeep and growth. It truly is a unique collection and one which lovers of all flora will want to explore at their leisure. Once you've explored the wildlife at Rutland Water, why not take a trip to Barnsdale Gardens to take a look at some stunning flowers and greenery?
Fineshade Wood makes for a marvellous family day out. It brings together all of the best bits of Rutland's brimming countryside, with acres of forest land and nature trails for people to walk through, cycle down and explore. It's a great day out for the kids, as there are plenty of activity trails and things to do on route. You'll also find cafe and restaurant facilities on site, which will be handy unless you'd like to bring along a picnic or two! There is a wildlife hide here, meaning you can take a break from the main trails to spy some of the area's famous animals. It's a bicycle-friendly resort, meaning that if you prefer to take in the lush surroundings on two wheels, you absolutely can. You'll even be able to hire cycles and trailer buggies if you need to!
Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre
If you've still not had your fill of local wildlife, make a point of visiting the Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre, based in Oakham. The RFOC has been operating for more than 20 years now, and it's a conservation centre for rare and threatened birds. There is also a host of other woodland creatures who are looked after here, too. It is a secure conservation unit, which means it is not only an active area of protection for many species, but is also a wonderfully fascinating day out for people of all ages. Fascinated by our feathered friends? You're going to want to visit the RFOC on a regular basis, where the staff will introduce you to some of the long-term residents.
Why Choose Royale Ranksborough Hall?
This is just one of the latest in a long line of perfect parks which have been popping up in Rutland. There is nothing quite like getting away from it all and retiring to a small corner of the countryside. That's why so many people have already registered their interest in purchasing a bungalow here. Moving means you'll be able to nestle into a community with is quiet, secure and which has scores of amenities on-site. Its links to nearby Rutland means there's a new adventure waiting for you each and every day. This is a park home site which is designed to offer complete and utter freedom of living. You're free to relax here and to enjoy the curated gardens, or to explore nearby Oakham and beyond.
HOUSE TO SELL?
The park offers an innovative 100% market value home part-exchange scheme which allows buyers to move without the worries and uncertainties of selling an existing house on the open market, with no fees to pay.
HOME EXCHANGE EXAMPLE:
Value of your existing home*......................£300,000
Price of new park home..............................£225,000
Cash for you to enjoy....................................£75,000
Amount you pay - Zero.
No estate agent fees. No solicitors fees. No stamp duty.
*Market value of your home is based on independent estate agents appraisals and part exchange assessment, subject to survey.