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solihull retirement village

Quality of Retirement

smarthomes are delighted to be working alongside The Extra Care Charitable Trust on an exciting new development in the heart of Shirley. Providing a vibrant retirement community exclusively for the over 55s.

Solihull Village will have 261 spacious one and two bedroom luxury apartments with great outside space to include large balconies and patios with the apartments and a fantastic communal roof garden with further communal gardens and parking. 

The development will offer all the home comforts you could ever need, with a choice of social and leisure activities to enjoy right on your doorstep to include gym, restaurant, games room, hair salon, entertainment venue and many more. Choose a better quality of retirement.

We have many options and help available, depending on your budget

50% shared ownership apartments starting at £139,950, this is certainly an affordable luxury lifestyle.

100% Ownership prices start at £249,950


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For further information on this new luxury retirement village, or to arrange a viewing…

Specification & Features


Situated on the former Powergen site, Solihull Village is on the corner of Stratford Road and Haslucks Green Road. It is surrounded by great amenities – shops, leisure facilities, restaurants and bars. Solihull Town Centre is only a 15-minute bus ride away, with plenty of big-name stores such as House of Fraser, John Lewis and the award winning Touchwood Shopping Centre. The town also boasts plenty of great bars and restaurants, as well as a theatre and cinema. The village itself is just across the road from the Parkgate shopping centre, and also nearby is the NEC, Resorts World and the National Motorbike Museum. If you prefer the great outdoors, then Solihull has an astounding 1,500 acres of green space, including 15 Green Flag Award parks. The village is around 10 minutes from the M42 and an easy bus ride away from central Birmingham.


Residents can enjoy access to the village’s exceptional facilities and activities. You choose your own pace of life, whether that’s relaxing in the beautiful shared spaces or taking part in the activities on offer each week. Take time out to look after yourself, try something new, develop your hobbies or share the skills you have already through volunteering – the options are endless. Catch up with friends in the café bistro or pop into the onsite beauty salon for some pampering. Indulge our intellectual curiosities in the library, or if the mood takes you, drop into the well-equipped gym with its own fully qualified fitness instructor. The onsite village hall is the hub of the village and hosts dances, parties and other social events. There is a dedicated games area, arts and crafts room, rooftop garden and greenhouse for residents to enjoy. You will never be far from a great choice of things to do.


It is reassuring to know that ExtraCare’s care team is onsite 24 hours a day and can provide you with emergency assistance, should you ever need it. If you require support to help you enjoy the independence
of your new home, ExtraCare can tailor a package of care to suit your needs. This can be delivered in the comfort of your home by the dedicated team of experts that are trained and managed by ExtraCare Plus, there is a Well-being Centre run by a Well-being Advisor – a qualified nurse who will offer health information, screenings and advice about leading a healthy lifestyle. They can advise on everything from managing illnesses such as diabetes and support tailored to your needs.



Solihull Village has 261 homes, all of which are designed to be fully accessible for wheelchair users. The generous apartments provide comfort with central heating and double glazing. Each has its own front door, leading to a bright hallway, modern kitchen, living room, shower room and one or two bedrooms. The apartments are built to the highest standards, with great sized rooms and generous private patio or balcony areas. Light and spacious apartments. All apartment living rooms have connection points for both satellite and terrestrial TV, radio, phone and broadband. The stylish kitchens include high quality units, a fitted electric oven and hob, and most have a fridge/freezer, plumbing for a dishwasher and built-in washer-dryer. Plus, the sleek shower rooms are equipped with slip resistant, self-draining floors and are easily accessible to wheelchair users. Homes are designed for ease and comfort, allowing you to remain independent in your retirement years. They include features such as easy-to-reach switches and fittings and emergency lights in the event of For your safety and security, apartments are protected by several safety features, including the village’s closed-circuit security cameras, and an emergency call system connecting you to staff 24 hours a day in the case of an emergency.


  • Apartment kitchens
  • Fully fitted Symphony Kitchen units with a range of door finishes and laminate worktops
  • BOSCH washer-dryer BOSCH integrated cooking appliances including:– Fan oven– Ceramic hob– Extractor fan– Fridge-freezer–
  • Plumbing for dishwasher
  • LED lights under wall units Stainless steel sink with Bristan mixer tap Integrated waste bin Glass splashback behind hob Glazed porcelain floor tiles


  • Elegant Ideal white sanitary ware and Bristan fittings
  • Full-height tiles to shower area part-tiled to remaining walls
  • Level-access walk-in shower
  • Anti-slip floor tiles Electric shaver point Bristan accessories
  • Vanity unit with low level cupboards and doors

If you have any questions in the meantime then please just call smarthomes on 0121 744 4144 opt 3