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Simmonds Lodge by Churchill Retirement Living - South West

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A delightful development of 52 one and two bedroom retirement apartments from Churchill Retirement Living

Simmonds Lodge is ideally placed for the local shops and amenities in Drayton, which include a number of traditional independent stores and a large supermarket catering for your everyday needs.

We ensure our developments are well located to the local shops or town centre and essential amenities, including local transport. Each development is individually designed to blend comfortably with neighbouring properties. A great deal of importance is placed on the communal gardens, providing a welcome retreat for you, your family and friends.

Our developments benefit from a Guest Suite for the comfort and convenience of your family and friends to stay over whilst visiting, while Simmonds Lodge also has a Fitness Suite for gentle exercise when required.

A beautifully furnished Owners’ Lounge is another popular feature of the development and provides the perfect venue for entertaining, participating in activities organised by your Lodge Manager or just relaxing with a book. Simmonds Lodge has a stunning Coffee Bar that is perfect for socialising with fellow Owners or arranging a party for the whole Lodge to get involved in.

The Wellbeing Suite, providing health and beauty treatments on your doorstep, is another key benefit provided.

Whether you want privacy or companionship, the choice is yours at a Simmonds Lodge.
  1. Independent, Safe and Secure Living with Churchill Retirement Living
  2. Exclusively for the over 60s
  3. 24 hour Careline support system
  4. Constructed to NHBC standards



Havant Road, Drayton, Portsmouth, PO6

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

Drayton has a strong local community and is home to a number of clubs and associations covering interests as diverse as bridge, gardening and sport. There is also a regular calendar of events held at the Drayton Centre and the village's local churches throughout the year.

Simmonds Lodge is the first of our developments to have our new Coffee Bar in the Owner's Lounge. Enjoy a hot drink and mingle with your neighbours in the comfort of your home. This development also has a Wellness Suite, a Fitness Suite and of course, a Guest Suite for visitors.

The nearby Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, home to the Mary Rose, HMS Victory, HMS Warrior 1860 and National Museum of the Royal Navy stands close to the iconic Emirates Spinnaker Tower from where you can enjoy spectacular views of the city.

The city also boasts Gunwharf Quays shopping centre with 95 shopping outlets, several restaurants and coffee shops, a health and fitness centre and a 14-screen cinema. Everything you need is in close proximity to Simmonds Lodge, with a range of transport links that will enable travel across the whole of the UK and overseas from the nearby international port.

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Cosham (0.6 miles)
National Train Station logo Hilsea (1.3 miles)
National Train Station logo Bedhampton (2.6 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode



Our developments have been designed to make life easier for those in their retirement years.

There’s a winning combination of design and safety in both the kitchen and bathroom. Tiled and colour co-ordinated, it is specifically designed to give you convenience and peace of mind.

Kitchens are modern and pleasing to the eye with colour co-ordinated worktops with built in fridge and freezer. The oven is located at just the right height to save you bending down and there’s a separate ceramic hob and hood.

Selected apartments with en-suites have baths with a shower over, whilst other apartments have a shower room, all tastefully designed with our Customers’ needs in mind.

All apartments are inspected by our Customer Services Department to ensure they are handed over to the standard of finish and quality expected by our Customers.

Even the smallest detail is considered and typically our developments have the following general specification:

  • Fitted kitchen with built in oven, hob, fridge, freezer and Zanussi washer/dryer
  • Fitted and tiled Shower Room
  • Camera entry system
  • 24 hour Careline support system
  • Intruder alarm system
  • Double glazed windows
  • Constructed to NHBC standards
  • Energy efficient and economical low carbon heating technology
  • Easy-turn lever taps
  • Heated towel rail
  • Fitted mirror wardrobe to main bedroom
  • Illuminated light switches

    Car Parking

    There is no charge for parking but spaces are limited in our retirement developments and available on a 'first come, first served' basis. Visitors should only park if there are specially allocated visitors' spaces. If none are available then visitors may only pick up or drop off Owners and must park off site.

    Guest Suite

    A Guest Suite is provided for visiting relatives or friends and a charge is made for its use. Reservations are arranged via your Lodge Manager. Priority may be given to a visitor helping a sick Owner.

    Owners' Lounge

    The Owners' Lounge is for the use of all Owners as a casual meeting place or for an organised event. It is also available for private hire by Owners, on payment of a fee which is placed in the Lodge / Development's trust account. Advance notice must be given to the Lodge Manager in order to make a booking.

    Landscape Gardens

    Each development is individually designed to blend comfortably with neighbouring properties. A great deal of importance is placed on the communal gardens, providing a welcome retreat for you, your family and friends.

    Wellbeing Suite

    The Wellbeing Suite provides hairdressing, beauty and treatment facilities conveniently within your Lodge. This is another added benefit when choosing to live in a Churchill Retirement development.

    Fitness Suite

    Another unique benefit is the Fitness Suite, perfect for Pilates and other exercise classes.
  • About Developer

    Churchill Retirement Living is a privately owned, family run British Company specialising exclusively in developing attractive, purpose-built one and two bedroom retirement apartments in the UK. Churchill Retirement Living specialises exclusively in the development of purpose built apartments for those looking for an Independent yet Safe and Secure lifestyle in their retirement.

    Our retirement developments throughout the UK are designed to provide the best lifestyle choice for an independent, safe, secure and fulfilled retirement.
    From talking to our Customers we know where we build is equally as important as what we build.

    We hope that you will be able to visit us soon and see for yourself how good retirement living is with Churchill.

    Contact Us

    Contact us about Simmonds Lodge

    Call us on 02382 200082 or fill in the contact form below.

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