Testimonials

As moving homes go, the 400 yards that one Abingdon resident travelled might be one of the shortest in history. David, 86, has moved into Renaissance Retirement’s luxury independent retirement development Fleur-de-Lis on Wootton Road. The well-known retired Abingdon businessman, who ran one of the town’s most popular department stores Beesley’s for many years, moved out of his bungalow and into...

Former French teacher Claudette Simpson, 74, choose to buy at Renaissance’s Fleur-de- Lis luxury retirement development after spending a year living in a quiet Oxford village. The cottage and surrounding area was a little too peaceful for Claudette who had moved from a big house in Norwich the year before. “It was a beautiful village but had no amenities. It was...

Rex Paske, 77, knew it was the right time to downsize from his 300 year old cottage when he recalled a valuable lesson that he learnt from his parents. Rex, a retired nuclear physicist and government scientist, preempted the need to move into a flexible retirement property and comments: “One of the key drivers for my change of home was to...