Summerville House is a family owned residential care home located in Heacham.

The home offers a peaceful and tranquil setting, giving our residents the opportunity to live life to the full. With its award-winning beaches and postcard worthy sunsets make Heacham the perfect retirement destination.

Part of the larger ArmsCare group, Summerville House is committed to the care of all our residents. It also has particular experience in assisting those who have a varying range of dementia-related illnesses and complex needs.

Summerville House is also ideally located and residents have the opportunity to visit:

  • Norfolk Lavender – Heacham
  • Sandringham House – The Queens Residence
  • Sea-Life Aquarium
  • Princess Theatre

Moreover, our activity coordinator arranges the trips and also offers activities within our homes. This can be from pampering sessions through to musical events.

Other services include:

  • Hairdressing in-house or in the community
  • Chiropodist in-house or in the community
  • Optician in-house or in the community
  • Dentist in-house or in the community

Lastly, we also offer Day Care Services, Respite, and Holiday Packages. For a full list of services or for more information, please email

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  • SafeGood
  • Well-ledGood
  • CaringGood
  • ResponsiveGood
  • EffectiveRequires improvement
Last CQC report update April 10, 2020 • Listing updated October 22, 2020

Registered Manager: Yvonne Sands


Number of beds: 26

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Residents may bring: Own furniture
Own decoration
Rooms have: Internet Access
Lifts *: Full lift
Wheelchair access *: To all floors
Outdoors *: Secure garden
Weekly cost: Accept local authority rates
Accept Continuing Care funding
Personal care cost from:£795 per week for full time care within the home
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
Available activities: Entertainment in the home
Regular activities programme
Location type *:Coastal
Registration & Specialisms
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
Disruptive behaviour
Behaviours that challenge
Services / Care offered: Dementia
Mental health condition
Palliative care
Physical disability
Respite cover
Sensory impairment