Welcome to The Chimes
The Chimes is our new development of affordable homes for over 55’s in Bingley, West Yorkshire.
Situated in this popular market town, The Chimes offers a range of stylish one and two-bedroom Shared Ownership and affordable rent apartments.
Moving to The Chimes, you’re choosing more than just a beautiful new home. Our independent living apartments are complimented by a range of first-class onsite facilities, including a spacious resident’s lounge and welcoming bistro, both perfect for socialising with friends.
Renowned for its Yorkshire hospitality, Bingley is home to a warm and friendly community. With easy access to an array of useful local amenities, inviting walks and interesting local sites on your doorstep, you’ll be able to enjoy a full and active lifestyle.
Surrounded by like-minded people that share a similar outlook on life, at The Chimes family and friends are always welcome, and you’ll find there is always something new to enjoy.
If you’d like more information about The Chimes please get in touch. We’d be delighted to hear from you.
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Thoughtfully designed apartments
Features of The Chimes
Shared facilities complementing each private residence:
- Beauty salon
- 2 lifts
- Scooter storage
Well maintained outdoor space for you to enjoy:
- Extensive grounds
- Seated patio area
- Landscaped gardens
Care and support
More support available when you need it:
- Supporting Manager
- 24 hour emergency response call system
Life at The Chimes
The Chimes offers 59 stylish one and two-bedroom apartments designed with the comfort and convenience of those in later life in mind.
The thoughtful design features and high-quality fixtures and fittings found throughout each apartment at The Chimes are the direct result of our many years' experience in helping older people to make the most of later life, and will ensure you feel proud of your contemporary new home.
Providing affordable homes and choice in later life
The Chimes offers older people interested in independent living the opportunity to buy or rent a beautiful purpose-built home for the future.
At The Chimes 36 out of the 59 apartments are for sale as leasehold properties on a Shared Ownership basis, and the remainder are available as affordable rented properties.
Our Shared Ownership scheme at The Chimes ensures buyers have affordable and flexible purchasing options. Here you purchase a share – 75% or 50% of the property – then pay the remaining cost in rent.
Please contact us to find out more about both our Shared Ownership offering and discuss what services the affordable rent includes at The Chimes.
Be Wise – our free and impartial service
We understand that moving to a retirement living development is a significant decision, and affordability plays a crucial role. Our dedicated Be Wise team is available to provide those looking to buy or rent a home at The Chimes with free and impartial advice, support and practical assistance on a range of topics to help you make the most of your money.
For those looking for a new Shared Ownership home with us they are able to offer Personalised Affordability Guidance to help you explore various options that suit your needs and budget, and for those interested in renting they can advise you on any benefits you may be entitled to and how to claim.
Find out more about Be Wise here.
Whether you crave contemporary styling, a warm and friendly community or just a low maintenance, affordable home, we offer all these things and more at The Chimes.
We endeavour to be completely transparent about all our charges and fees. Below is indicative pricing to act as a guide to the costs at The Chimes, Bingley. For further information please contact us.
How much does it cost?
Properties for rent
Your monthly fee will range from £836.11. This location also has a daily catering offer at an additional charge which is a condition of tenancy. Full details of exactly what you pay will be set out within your tenancy agreement, call us today to find out more.
Properties for sale
One bedroom apartment from £125,250<br> Two bedroom apartments from £152,750<br> Prices based on 50% share, prices may fluctuate depending on percentage purchased.
What is included in rental fees?
In taking up an offer of a rental retirement property at The Chimes you will be asked to make a monthly rental payment. As well as contributing towards the maintenance and repair costs of your property, your rent also includes your contribution towards the communal services and facilities that Anchor provide to tenants at The Chimes.
You will not be asked to pay a service charge.
Full details of exactly what you pay and the communal services and facilities included will be set out within your tenancy agreement, call us today to find out more.
Help paying your rental payment
There are a number of benefits to which you may be entitled. Anchor’s Be Wise Team can advise you on what you may be entitled to and how to claim, or assist with problems you may have with existing benefits you are receiving.
Find out more about Be Wise here.
What is included in leasehold charges?
Purchasers can find full details of the costs associated with moving into The Chimes as well as details of what is included in the service charge on our Making the Move page here.
1-60 (Exc 13), Keighley Road, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2BJ
For sat nav's please use – BD16 2BJ