Your village

Making yourself at home and feeling proud of where you live couldn’t be easier at Santhem. From our stunning grounds up to our penthouse rooftop terraces, every luxurious detail has been considered to bring you joy. From stylish fixtures and fittings, to the highest quality materials and brands – everything has been designed and selected by specialists and professionals to ensure your total comfort, wellbeing and independence.

Your village

Making yourself at home and feeling proud of where you live couldn’t be easier at Santhem. From our stunning grounds up to our penthouse rooftop terraces, every luxurious detail has been considered to bring you joy. From stylish fixtures and fittings, to the highest quality materials and brands – everything has been designed and selected by specialists and professionals to ensure your total comfort, wellbeing and independence.

Properties

Say Yes! to feeling 100% at home in our beautiful one-bedroom apartments. Stylish and comfortable with plush carpets and under-floor heating, there’s no need for slippers here. You can enjoy a relaxing shower with a contemporary rain showerhead and anti-fog heated bathroom mirror. And a beautifully fitted walk-in wardrobe ensures your bedroom feels tranquil and uncluttered.

We considered your peace of mind when placing the washer and dryer away from areas where you may relax or entertain – to minimise noise. We installed a secure video-entry system so you always know who’s at the door. And every apartment has a private outdoor space so you can enjoy fresh air anytime you like.

With unfailing quality uniquely applied, our individually designed rooms, unique layout and exquisite views mean whichever apartment you choose will be distinctly yours.

One bedroom

*Photos are for illustrative purposes. The apartments are sold unfurnished.

Whether you need an extra room for guests or want more space for your hobbies, our two-bedroom apartments give you the space to live well, your way.

Say Yes! to style and luxury in every room. There’s two Villeroy & Boch fitted bathrooms (one an ensuite*), beautifully fitted wardrobes and chrome sockets and switches in every room. And from heated tiles and plush carpets to a secure video-entry system and private outdoor patio or balcony, every detail is there to ensure your home feels as good as it looks.

Santhem is a warm community made up of unique individuals, and our apartments reflect this. With different layouts, finishes and views to choose from, when you find your perfect home, it’ll be easy to Say Yes!

*All but two of our two-bedroom apartments include ensuite bathrooms

Two bedroom

*Photos are for illustrative purposes

Say Yes! to the most spacious and luxurious homes at Santhem Residences: our two-bedroom, two or three-bathroom penthouse apartments, located on the top floor.

Behind an elegant walnut front door, each penthouse boasts an entirely unique layout, design scheme and incredible view enjoyed from a private rooftop terrace or double-glazed conservatory.

With the flick of an antique bronze light switch, you’ll discover the highest quality fittings, fixtures and materials, cherry-picked by design experts. You’ll also find award-winning brands like Villeroy & Boch bathrooms, Bosch washer, dryer and dishwasher and Miele kitchen appliances – as standard.

Your penthouse is your oasis to relax and enjoy stunning views in total privacy. A decadently comfortable space where you can indulge in your passions, hobbies and collections. It’s also a magnificent spot for entertaining family and friends, with ample space for you and your guests to enjoy any occasion.

So, whether it’s moving in day or the millionth time you arrive home, our stunning penthouse apartments are simply breath taking.

Penthouse

*Photos are for illustrative purposes

On site amenities

At Santhem, whatever you like doing, you won’t have to travel far for the pleasure. Whether it’s a morning of guided yoga in the wellness suite, or an afternoon taking the village Club Car for a drive through Shenfield’s rolling countryside – you’ll find it all within easy reach. And what better way to end the day than an evening spent indulging in mouth-watering dishes and delicious wine in great company at The Fable restaurant.

With no shortage of amenities on site and the freedom to venture out whenever you please, you can enjoy every moment of your retirement – at your own pace.

Charges apply for some village facilities and activities. 

The Restaurant

Say Yes! to fine dining at The Fable. Under the direction of a passionate accomplished chef, choose from a menu of classic dishes with a modern twist. Always made with fresh seasonal ingredients and locally sourced when possible, dishes are the highest quality and subsidised for all Santhem residents. What’s more, as part of a warm welcome when you move in, you can enjoy a week of complimentary food and drinks at The Fable. Our way of saying “cheers” to you.

The Bar

Say Yes! to a local bar, stocked with an excellent range of drinks and run by a team that will soon know your order without you having to ask. Let your mood decide whether you sit on a stylish barstool and watch the latest sports game live or settle into a comfy sofa with a malt whisky worth savouring.

On site amenities

At Santhem, whatever you like doing, you won’t have to travel far for the pleasure. Whether it’s a morning of guided yoga in the wellness suite, or an afternoon taking the village Club Car for a drive through Shenfield’s rolling countryside – you’ll find it all within easy reach. And what better way to end the day than an evening spent indulging in mouth-watering dishes and delicious wine in great company at The Fable restaurant.

With no shortage of amenities on site and the freedom to venture out whenever you please, you can enjoy every moment of your retirement – at your own pace.

The Restaurant

Say Yes! to fine dining at The Fable. Under the direction of a passionate accomplished chef, choose from a menu of classic dishes with a modern twist. Always made with fresh seasonal ingredients and locally sourced when possible, dishes are the highest quality and subsidised for all Santhem residents. What’s more, as part of a warm welcome when you move in, you can enjoy a week of complimentary food and drinks at The Fable. Our way of saying “cheers” to you.

The Bar

Say Yes! to a local bar, stocked with an excellent range of drinks and run by a team that will soon know your order without you having to ask. Let your mood decide whether you sit on a stylish barstool and watch the latest sports game live or settle into a comfy sofa with a malt whisky worth savouring.

The Lounge

The lounge is a wonderfully versatile space, and the perfect quiet spot to pick up a newspaper or nestle down with a library book. There’s also a top-of-the-range communal computer to browse the internet. If you’re feeling lucky, you might Say Yes! to a nail-biting card or board game. And if you’re feeling persuasive, you might convince a neighbour to play a tune or two on the baby grand piano. The lounge is yours to enjoy – your way.

The Café

If you’re looking for the ideal spot for a coffee morning, or a catch-up before or after an activity, our homely village cafe is just the spot. Open all day, our friendly team prepare and serve complimentary teas, coffees and irresistible home-baked biscuits, cakes and pastries. It’s no surprise it’s a firm favourite for our residents, who find it hard to resist saying yes!

The Cinema

What would you say to a state-of-the-art cinema on your doorstep? Grab some freshly made popcorn, choose a cosy throw and get settled in one of the plush armchairs. Then it’s feet up and total immersion in complete comfort. And when there are exciting seasonal events on, such as Wimbledon or the World Cup, there’s really no better place to be.

Wellness Suite

Say Yes! to looking good and feeling even better. Whether you want to treat yourself to a new hairstyle, a relaxing manicure, or visit our sauna and steam room, our wellness facilities are available to book as often as you’d like. We have a tranquil treatment room too, where you can enjoy massages and treatments from visiting physiotherapists and chiropody clinics. And if you arrive a little early for an appointment, why not help yourself to a hot drink from the coffee machine while you wait?

The Gym

Our state-of-the-art gym has everything you need to Say Yes! to keeping fit and healthy. Pick up a complimentary towel and enjoy using the award-winning seated EGYM equipment that’s perfect for every age and fitness level. There’s also a dedicated floor area for guided classes including Pilates and yoga. And if you’d rather take classes at your own pace, TV screens with Bluetooth functionalities let you access online classes whenever you like.

Guest Suite

Your guests are always welcome. In fact, if you have friends or family visiting from out of town, they’ll have the option to stay in our guest suite. With a beautiful top-floor double bedroom and ensuite bathroom, they’ll be made to feel just as at home as you are.

Terraces

When it comes to enjoying the fresh air at Santhem, you’re spoilt for choice. As well as your own private outdoor space and beautiful communal gardens, you can also enjoy any of the outdoor patios and terraces, complete with comfortable chairs and loungers.

Gardens

Say Yes! to a tranquil oasis and a stunning stage for entertaining. Set within beautiful grounds, our communal gardens are designed to enhance the lifestyle of every resident that joins our community. Use them as a relaxing sanctuary or to host a fun garden party. The options are limited only by the weather.

Private Dining

Life is for celebrating. Whether it’s a special birthday, your anniversary, a family member’s graduation or just a gathering for the joy of it, we’re here to help make it extra special. Our private dining room is yours to reserve whenever you like, and with the help of our talented head chef, we can arrange a delicious buffet or a sit-down meal for up to 16 people.

Shared Club Car

Say Yes! to the freedom of driving, without the upkeep or costs of a car. Our village Club Car can be yours to enjoy for an hour, a day or even to hire for a weekend away. Just contact the concierge to book it whenever you like.

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The local area

Settled in the prosperous suburb of Brentwood, Essex, Shenfield is a charming historic village where you can spend an afternoon strolling through the beautiful country parks before browsing the local shops.

Shenfield is near to Billericay, Upminster and Hutton, and boasts fantastic links to the coast and the capital. Breathe in the fresh sea air at nearby Leigh-On-Sea, a 40-minute drive away. Or visit London’s world-famous theatres and galleries, just 24 minutes away by train.

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