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Moreton Court

Birdwood Crescent, Bideford, Devon EX39 3FP
A modern red bricked new build retirement property. The building is built as a three storey corner plot with a small patio area along the left hand side of the property hosts an array of seating options from a wooden bench or metal chairs and circular tables. The patio leads into a circular tarmacked area with wooden planters and shrubbery, the rest of the garden is covered in grass.


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Set in the picturesque town of Bideford, Moreton Court provides apartments and communal facilities for over 55s.

Designed to offer comfort, independence and peace of mind, Moreton Court has everything you need to enjoy a happy, fulfilling retirement.


  • One or two double bedroom apartments for rent with open plan lounge and kitchen 
  • On-site communal facilities, including a lounge, restaurant and gardens 

  • Staff on-site 24 hours a day and assistive technology built-in, for added peace of mind


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Our building

Moreton Court has communal lounge, restaurants, guest suite, hair salon, fitness suite, library games room and a landscaped garden. There are lifts to all floors and level access throughout.

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Your apartment

Your new apartment is unfurnished so you can make it your own. It has an open plan lounge, fitted kitchen with fridge-freezer, washer-dryer, oven and hob, one or two double bedrooms and a level-access shower room.

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Our community

Our weekly social activities and themed events throughout the year offer you a chance to meet new people and join our friendly community. There’s no obligation - you can take part as often as you want.

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Safety and security

The daytime reception, 24-hour care staff on site and secure door entry to the building and your apartment help you to feel safe and secure.

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There is free Wi-Fi in communal areas. Pull cords are fitted in every apartment, and we can provide assistive technology for extra safety and reassurance, which can be purchased at additional cost.

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Rent or leasehold

Apartments are available to rent for one person or two people. You may be eligible for financial assistance towards your rent from Devon County Council. Leasehold apartments may also be available for private purchase from a current owner.

Communal facilities

  • Communal lounges with comfy seating and TVs
  • Games room with pool table, table tennis table and board games
  • Accessible landscaped gardens with seating and raised flowerbeds
  • Hairdressing
  • Library and reading room
  • Accessible bathroom so you can enjoy a bath in safety and comfort
  • Buggy store with charge points for mobility scooters
  • Two guest suites for visiting family and friends


  • There is easy access to local towns, including Bideford, Westward Ho! and Barnstaple. 
  • Bideford Community Hospital is less than five minutes away, and North Devon District Hospital is a 20 minute drive. 
  • The nearest GP surgery is in Bideford.
  • There is a railway station and a bus station in Barnstaple. 
  • The local bus service and low-cost local taxis make journeys easy.

Taste restaurant

Our Taste restaurant is open to residents and members of the public from 8.30am – 2.45pm seven days a week for breakfast, lunch and snacks.If you live nearby, enjoy a meal out in our restaurant with your family and friends.*

We regularly have special menus to celebrate special occasions throughout the year and our Taste restaurant has a food hygiene rating of 5 from the Food Standards Agency.

*Opening hours and menu availability may be subject to change.

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Care and support

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Am I eligible?

To be eligible to live at Moreton Court, you must:

  • Be aged 55 or over, or have long-term care needs
  • Reside in, or have a family connection to, the local area

You will also need to show your passport or other form of identification, to prove you are eligible to rent in the UK.

We aim to offer a lively atmosphere and mixed community of people who have a range of care needs. You do not need to have any immediate care or support needs when you apply, but our kind and caring staff can support you if anything changes.

Moreton Court may not be suitable if you require a substantial amount of regular nursing care.

How do I apply?

  1. Contact us for an application form or contact Devon County Councils adult social care team.
  2. We’ll arrange for you to visit and meet us.
  3. We’ll help you to complete a housing assessment and affordability form, as you may be eligible for financial assistance towards your rent and part of your service charge.
  4. While you’re here, we may assess if you would benefit from our care and support services, and we may arrange to visit you at home to discuss your needs. For your care to be funded by Devon County Council, you must have had your needs assessed and approved by the adult social care team.

If you have any questions or would like to know more about Moreton Court, or to arrange a no-obligation visit, please contact us using the enquiry form below. Alternatively, you can call 01237 870 280 during office hours. To speak to the onsite care team, call 01237 878 890.

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