Pax Hill Care Home is a nursing home for the elderly. Set in several acres of gardens in the grounds of Lord Baden Powell’s old house.

There are four separate care areas, providing a choice based on needs and a continuity of care for changing conditions.

Two of the wings at Pax Hill Care Home offer nursing or higher level of care facilities and two are designed for lower levels of care. One of each of these different levels is care for those with dementias.

The residential wing rooms have ground floor access to the gardens and patio areas. The nursing wings provide care for a wide range of needs including palliative care.

The skilled team at Pax Hill provide

Please visit us for an informal look at our facilities or telephone for more information.

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  • SafeGood
  • Well-ledGood
  • CaringGood
  • ResponsiveOutstanding
  • EffectiveGood
Last CQC report update December 14, 2018 • Listing updated February 15, 2021

Registered Manager: Wendy Dunford


Number of beds: 98

Location Type:

Specialisms/services: , , , ,

Residents may bring: Own furniture
Own decoration
Rooms have: Phone point
TV point
Internet Access
Number of lounges or seating areas:5
Lifts *: Full lift
Outdoors *: Secure garden
Weekly cost: Accept Continuing Care funding
Personal care cost from:1030
Nursing care cost from:1245
Decision making: Residents’ committee
Meals: Meals are Flexible
Meals can be taken in own room
There is a choice of menu
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
Registration & Specialisms
Care only beds:28
Nursing beds:70
Care for people who need: Minimal help
Moderate help
A high level of help
Can usually accept people with: Visual impairment
Urinary incontinence
Faecal incontinence
Moderate memory problems
Severe memory problems
Services / Care offered: Adult care (over 18 years)
Elderly care
Physical disability
Sensory impairment