Stowford House Care Home

The newly built Stowford House is positioned in the village of Shippon near the historical market town of Abingdon.

Stowford House overlooks the Oxfordshire Greenbelt sitting in approximately 1.2 acres of land, with delightful gardens adjacent to Wildmore Brook. The dual aspect countryside compliments the impressive building and provides an attractive view from every angle.

Stowford has been sympathetically designed to the highest specification with quality fixtures and fittings. All bedrooms are stylishly appointed with elegant and calming décor. Arranged over two floors all accommodation includes en-suite facilities, underfloor heating with individual room controls and built in wardrobes.

People and relatives we spoke with told us they were happy with the care provided” – a quote taken from the last CQC report.

Comprising of two wings, each wing has a lounge and dining room and communal areas creating a smaller, more informal environment. Large windows offer a light and airy environment for all our residents to enjoy the French doors on the ground floor open out to the gardens, ideal for relaxation and Al fresco dining. Stowford House is truly a little piece of heaven tucked away in the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside.

Stowford House is one of only two care homes in the U.K who have proudly invested in innovative technology called Earlysense.
This market leading, contact free healthcare monitoring system provides continuous monitoring of movement and vital signs by simply positioning an advanced sensory pad under the mattress of a resident.
This innovative system not only enables our Nurses to monitor and collect data and receive instant alerts, but has improved response times of the Stowford care team which ultimately leads to improved care for our residents.
In their latest CQC inspection report the Home received an all Good rating. The CQC is encouraging care homes to use innovative technologies in care.
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Abingdon is reported to be the oldest town in England. Steeped in history, a visitor can be forgiven for thinking he has been transported back in time. Taking a stroll in historical Abingdon can be richly rewarding, soaking in the sights of the Old County Gaol, the magnificent County Hall or Abingdon Museum, to name a few.

Stowford House Care Home are looking for volunteers to support outings. Please contact the Home Manager for more details.

Faringdon Road,
Oxfordshire, OX13 6LN
Tel: 01235 538 623
Fax: 01235 528 216

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