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Ashminster House Care Home is located close to the historic market town of Ashford.

It is a modern, purpose-built home offering high quality 24-hour nursing and dementia care.

Ashminster House combines modern facilities with a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Staff support residents in regaining independence, choice and freedom in their lives in a safe and homely setting. They provide first class dementia care that enhances residents daily lives. As well as dementia and nursing, they also provide respite care and short breaks.

The home itself boasts en-suite bedrooms which residents are welcome personalise. Bedrooms also come with electric profiling bed and nurse call systems. Furthermore, Ashminster is pet friendly.

A great place to call home, Ashminster has a varied activities programme. Examples include:

  • music workshops,
  • gentle exercise,
  • bingo,
  • gardening.

There is also entertainment from visiting singers, sensory sessions and more.

Visit Ashminster House (Barchester)

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  • SafeGood
  • Well-ledGood
  • CaringGood
  • ResponsiveGood
  • EffectiveGood
Last CQC report update September 08, 2018 • Listing updated November 20, 2020

Registered Manager: Syndie Parbhu


Number of beds: 60

Location Type: ,

Specialisms/services: , ,

Ensuite Bedrooms?:YES
Residents may bring: Own furniture
Own decoration
Rooms have: Phone point
TV point
Internet Access
Lifts *: Full lift
Wheelchair access *: To all floors
Outdoors *: Secure garden
Seating area
Weekly cost: Accept local authority rates
Accept Continuing Care funding
Pets: Pets accepted
Meals: Meals are Flexible
Meals can be taken in own room
There is a choice of menu
Residents assist in planning meals
Meals are prepared in the home
Snacks are available at any time
Vegetarians are catered for
Special diets are accommodated for
Family and friends: Visitors welcome at any time
Available activities: Entertainment in the home
Regular activities programme
Location type *:Rural
Near Public Transport:YES
Registration & Specialisms
Care for people who need: Minimal help
Moderate help
A high level of help
Services / Care offered: Adult care (over 18 years)
Elderly care
Multiple Sclerosis
Respite cover
Stroke Care

COVID-19 update

Barchester Healthcare are continuing to welcome new residents into their homes and hospitals to ensure that those that need care and support can still access services.

Please click here to see the latest information from Barchester Healthcare regarding COVID-19.