Redbourn is an historic village in rural Hertfordshire, and has won several national community awards, including overall Village of the Year, in 2002.

The scheme was opened in 1967 by Redbourn Missionary Trust to provide fully equipped accommodation for missionaries and their families coming back to the UK on home leave, together with apartments for retired missionaries.  The scheme has been owned and run by Pilgrims’ Friends Society since 2012.

Redbourn offers five, fully equipped houses for missionary home leave and four apartments for retired missionaries. The apartments have two bedrooms and an attractive, communal garden. The houses have three bedrooms and are fully equipped. 


  • Five 3-bedroom houses for missionaries on home leave
  • Four 2-bedroom apartments for retired missionaries

Care services

  • Respite Care
  • Retirement Living

Other facilities

  • Gardens
  • Close to local amenities
  • A peaceful, countryside setting
  • Good transport links to the rest of the UK
  • Shared values and fellowship with fellow missionaries
  • A refreshing Christian ambience for home leave

Contact & Location 

16a Harding Close, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 7NT

Tel:       0300 303 1435