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Burnfoot House

About Burnfoot

Burnfoot House Care Home is a purpose built Care Home that provides care, support and a safe homely environment to older people with dementia and/or other significant mental health problems, particularly those individuals who may have developed some behaviours which can be difficult to manage. The Home is designed to promote small group living with 4 individual lounges as well as a large lounge/dining room, providing accommodation for a total of 48 residents. Although equipped with every modern comfort, Burnfoot House nevertheless retains an air of unhurried tranquillity, a welcoming atmosphere and a sense of family that ensure residents feel relaxed and at home.

To make guests truly at ease requires dedicated staff. We have such a team of staff who have an intuitive understanding of Burnfoot House’s tradition of care, hospitality and service and our residents are entrusted to them, certain that they practice these old-fashioned values in relaxing comfort.

Whilst staying with us you will enjoy charming surroundings, hand-prepared cuisine and quality care, and from the moment you walk through the door of Burnfoot House Care Home you will find a very warm welcome.

Our aim is to provide a welcoming, caring and supportive environment for all our residents as well as their friends and families. We will try and make the transition into the home as welcoming as possible, and hope that our residents find it an enjoyable and happy place to stay.

Accommodation

Accommodation throughout the Home is of the highest possible standard with carefully selected furnishings to give a sense of quality and attention to detail.

At the main reception area of the Home you will be received by staff who pride themselves on the enthusiasm and genuine warmth with which they welcome visitors.  A visitors' book is left at reception for signing when anyone enters or leaves the home to comply with statutory requirements.

Our spacious lounge areas are very bright and sunny and provide an excellent location for meeting friends.  They are tastefully decorated and furnished.

Our dining area looks out onto impressive landscaped gardens which comprise of trees, shrubs, flowerbeds and our greenhouse for vegetable growing. Residents are encouraged to sit and enjoy the views in a tranquil setting.  There is also paved access to allow for excellent mobility of wheelchairs.

For security, the gates to and from the rear garden area are locked and can only be opened using a key.  This ensures all residents are safe and allows them complete freedom.  Many residents and their families enjoy passing time in the garden.

The bedrooms offered at Burnfoot House are of the highest quality.  The majority of our rooms have an en-suite facility, each is spacious, with an attractive outlook and is decorated and furnished to a very high standard.  Furnishings are regularly renewed to maintain ‘as new’ standard.  To reflect your own individual tastes we would encourage you to feel free to have any articles of furniture, personal items, framed pictures and photographs in your room.