Over 55's inner-city lifestyle community and apartments in Richmond


The life you've imagined awaits. Live at an enviable Melbourne address in the east of Richmond where 5-star independent living meets the warmth of a vibrant community.

Imagine living among the leafy streets of Richmond with easy access to the shops and services of Swan Street and Bridge Road. Designed by award-winning architects Bates Smart, these luxurious, open-plan apartments are just a short walk from the Yarra River.

Ardency Kennedy Place offers resort-style facilities including a concierge service, private cinema, library and wellness centre. Enjoy excellence in design, service and security along with the peace of mind that comes from an independent living in a safe and supportive environment.

Construction has commenced.

Book a personalised sales appointment to find out more on +61 3 8610 4889 or send us an email by clicking on the button below.

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Situated in the leafy East of Richmond

If you enjoy the buzz of urban life but not the noise of the city, you'll find the perfect balance at Ardency Kennedy Place. Enjoy the convenience of inner-city living, just 4km's from the CBD, 3km's from Epworth Hospital and 250 metres from the shops and cafes of Swan Street. Situated off Bendigo Street, in the desirable east of Richmond, you'll find Burnley Park, the Yarra River and Burnley train station also just moments away. New Display located at Unit 2B/32 Bendigo Street, Richmond VIC 3121.

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Join us for Jazz with The Paul Grabowsky Trio to celebrate construction commencing.

We invite you to an exclusive celebration to mark construction commencement at Ardency Kennedy Place. In partnership with the Melbourne Recital Centre, enjoy canapes and champagne along with an intimate jazz performance featuring Australian music legend Paul Grabowsky AO and his trio.
Thursday 25 February 2021:
10am - Now taking RSVPs.
12pm - Now taking RSVPs.
2pm - SOLD OUT
4pm - SOLD OUT
Discover the ultimate in over 55’s inner-city living with spacious apartments and 5-star facilities. Located on the site of the historic Wertheim piano factory, it is a place steeped in music and entertainment history.

Places are limited. Book now.

Modern, oversized, light-filled apartments.

Live an elegant and contemporary life with architecturally designed apartments by Bates Smart. Ardency Kennedy Place is ideal for those who want to feel as though they are still in a house due to large floorplans featuring generous entertaining areas, open plan living, spacious bedrooms and lux bathrooms. Contemporary interiors with also luxe European kitchens, generous storage and elevated views from the vast entertaining terrace ensure you’ll always feel proud to come home. Designed for sustainability, Ardency Kennedy Place is set to be one of Victoria’s first six Green Star over 55s communities with also a five-star Green Star design.

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New Display now open

The Ardency Kennedy Place experience comes to life in our new Display. Book an appointment in the Display to see key apartment features and finishes including the spacious kitchen, laundry and bathroom.

Learn about our five-star resident amenities, including rooftop terrace, masters club, resident’s lounge, BBQ area and private kitchen and dining.

Call (03) 8610 4889 to book

Free piano lessons for grandparents and grandchildren

Share this musical experience on a state-of-the-art Wertheim piano whose factory was formally on the site of our Ardency Kennedy Place Display. Lessons on Mondays, 4PM until end of April 2021. Places are limited.
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To find out more about Ardency Kennedy Place, complete our contact form and a member of our friendly team will be in touch.

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