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Lansdowne Crescent East
Derry Hill
Calne
Wiltshire
SN11 9NT

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Profile Strength
Very Good 78%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Regulator's Rating Good
Meet The Manager

Catherine Beswick is Acting Home Manager at Kingston House.

Hello, my name is Catherine Beswick and I am privileged to be an Acting Home Manager at Kingston House, a place where the philosophy is simple and linked to the Eden Alternative principles. Together with my dedicated and caring team, we aim to provide a person-centred care. This means that we keep the residents at the centre of all decisions because that is the right thing to do.

Catherine Beswick

Kingston House care home in Calne, Wiltshire is a beautiful residential care home. The home provides exceptional residential care and dementia care to the older people of Bath, Chippenham, Marlborough, Swindon and the wider Wiltshire area. The residents in Kingston House enjoy a really positive lifestyle. They are benefiting from the carefully designed purpose built care home and the kind and a highly skilled management team which is leading a compassionate care team.

The care home is divided across two separate and self-contained areas. One area delivering truly person-centred residential care and the other specialist dementia care. The healthcare professionals who regularly visit Kingston House rate the home highly. A number of our current residents have been recommended by GPs, District Nurses and other NHS specialists.


Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Personal care.
Disability Support Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Walking Frame.
Medication By Mouth.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's.
Respite Care Yes

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Minimum Age
65

Our Building and Facilities

Key facilities

  • Residential Care
  • Dementia Care
  • Respite Care
  • Wifi
  • Minibus
  • Physiotherapy
  • Near public transport
  • Close to local shops
  • Wheelchair access
  • Landscaped gardens

Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Charity

Communal Rooms
Dining Rooms, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Lift, Minibus, Physiotherapy.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Seating.

Our Photos

Description

The care home is divided across two separate and self-contained areas. Both areas have rooms that are carefully designed to meet the needs of our residents.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 46
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 46

Type Of Room
Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View.

Room Facilities
Freeview TV, Internet Access, Telephone Point.

Our Photos
Description

The kind and a highly skilled management team is leading a compassionate care team.


Our Team
Catherine Beswick
Catherine Beswick
Acting Home Manager

Hello, my name is Catherine Beswick and I am privileged to be an Acting Home Manager at Kingston House, a place where the philosophy is simple and linked to the Eden Alternative principles. Together with my dedicated and caring team, we aim to provide a person-centred care. This means that we keep the residents at the centre of all decisions because that is the right thing to do.

Funding Types
Local Authority Wiltshire
Region South West
We Accept Self-Funding Clients Yes

The Importance Of Meal Times

There is an exceptional menu which the residents chose. It reflects what they have personally cooked and eaten all their lives which they enjoy in a magnificent dining room.


We Serve Food At
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch.

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Pureed, Vegan, Vegetarian.

Our Photos

Activities Are So Important

The home also has a fantastic activity programme again created by the residents to ensure that their choices and interests are fully catered for.


Our Photos

Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Cooking, Crafts, Crosswords, Exercise Class, Flower Arranging, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Quiz Games, Reminiscence, Singing, Themed Events, Word Games.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions.
Our Pets

To be arranged with the home manager


Lansdowne Crescent East
Derry Hill
Calne
Wiltshire
SN11 9NT

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Good
Safe Good
Well Led Good
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 11th October 2019
Last rated 20th November 2019
Reports

20th November 2019

24th October 2018

9th June 2017

23rd March 2015

17th December 2013

4th April 2013

4th October 2012

1st February 2012

Registration Date 7th December 2010
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park, Train Station nearby.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church, Catholic Church, Methodist Church.

Nearby Services
Hospital, Park, Pub, Restaurant, Shops.

Frequently asked questions about Kingston House

Kingston House was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in November 2019.
Kingston House provides Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Kingston House has 46 rooms.
Kingston House is owned by Greensleeves Care.
Yes. Kingston House does offer Residential care.
Yes. Kingston House does offer Respite care.
Yes. Kingston House does provide care for people with Dementia.
Kingston House comes under Wiltshire.
Catherine Beswick is the manager of Kingston House.

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