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Village status

Development is well underway on the 11.8 hectare site, with residents moving into our first homes.

Modern village in great central location

  • Approximately 270 retirement units to be constructed
  • Set in landscaped grounds with recreational facilities and café
  • Many homes will be built along the boundary of the Council reserve enjoying a lovely natural outlook with walking paths and abundant wildlife
  • Conveniently located for Northwood and Papanui's Northlands shopping centres

Facilities & activities

Our villages are built for their environment and generally include the facilities below.  Once the village is complete, our on-site Activities Coordinator will also ensure there is a calendar of activities and events that cater to a wide range of resident interests and abilities.

For our Divine Café and in-house catering, White Tie offers contemporary food menus prepared on site with wholesome, seasonal, fresh, locally grown produce.

Pool table Pool table
Residents' bar Residents' bar
Exercise room Exercise room
Indoor swimming pool Indoor swimming pool
Barbeque facilities Barbeque facilities
Residents' workshop Residents' workshop
Lounge with large screen TV Lounge with large screen TV
Library Library
Hair salon Hair salon
All-weather bowling green All-weather bowling green
Indoor spa pool Indoor spa pool
Communal vegetable gardens Communal vegetable gardens
Computer with internet access Computer with internet access
Piano Piano
Petanque Petanque
Organised outings and activities Organised outings and activities
Courtesy van Courtesy van
Divine cafe Divine cafe

Types of homes

Once complete, the village will offer a range of modern, high quality, living options including villas, serviced apartments,rooms in our care centre or apartments in our innovative Memory Care Centre.  Please note: as the village is under development, all images are indicative only.

Villas & townhouses

2 or 3 bedroom villas

Licence to Occupy from $540,000

  • single storey homes
  • modern, bright and spacious open plan living
  • contemporary kitchen and laundry
  • one or two bathrooms, including accessible showers, grab rails and non-slip floors
  • outdoor living so you can relax and entertain
  • internal access garage

Serviced apartments

Double bedroom serviced apartments

Price to be determined

  • generous double bedroom, suitable for couples and singles
  • spacious separate living area with kitchenette
  • ensuite including accessible shower, grab rails and non-slip floor
  • generous storage
  • 24 hour support always close at hand
  • once complete, will be certified by Ministry of Health to provide Rest Home-Level care

Care centres

Care rooms

Price to be determined

  • spacious single rooms
  • rooms will accommodate television, a comfortable chair and other small items of furniture
  • choice of standard, premium or deluxe rooms
  • all bathrooms include accessible shower, grab rails and non slip floors
  • once complete, will be certified by the Ministry of Health to provide rest home and hospital-level care
Memory Care Centre

Price to be determined

  • innovative apartment-style living for residents suffering from dementia
  • single bedroom apartments
  • secure garden
  • warm and inviting communal areas
  • once complete, certified by Ministry of Health to provide rest home level secure dementia care

Watch our video to find out more about our award-winning Memory Care Centre at Summerset by the Ranges


Levels of care

Once developed, Summerset on Cavendish village will offer the full continuum of care, from one off services through to secure dementia care in our Ministry of Health certified memory care centre.


Village contact details

Picture of Stephanie Meehan

Stephanie Meehan

Village Manager

Picture of Deborah Brownie

Deborah Brownie

Sales Manager

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Find us

147 Cavendish Road,
Casebrook,
Christchurch 8051

See on Google Maps

Download village map (PDF, 434 KB)