Doveridge Care Home

CQC Rating Outstanding
Exterior of Doveridge Care Home in Colyton, East Devon
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Care Home Location

South St,  Colyton EX24 6PS
Bus Stop0.20 miles
Local Pub0.30 miles
Train Station8.40 miles
Nearby Shops0.20 miles
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Located in the friendly town of Colyton, Doveridge care home provides residential, respite and expert dementia care in a warm and homely environment. Considered as one of the top 20 care homes in the South West of England, facilities include a selection of lounges, assisted bathrooms, dining areas, a delightful private courtyard and a main entrance through the conservatory where a lot of the residents like to sit and watch all the comings and goings. At Doveridge, each resident is truly valued with care plans built around individual characteristics and their loved ones. As well as this, there is a dedicated activities organiser ensures residents enjoy a busy social calendar.

BrandDoveleigh Care
Purpose BuiltNo
Ensuite Facilities15%
All InclusiveYes

Types of Elderly Care Available at Doveridge*

Lottie care
Residential Care

Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.

Lottie care
Dementia Care

Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.

Lottie care
Respite Care

Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Day Care

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Mental Health
Palliative Care
Physical Disability
Nursing Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

outstandingOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating outstandingCQC Caring Rating outstandingCQC Responsive Rating outstandingCQC Well-led Rating outstanding
CQC Publication Date: 31/03/2021

Care Home Facilities


Dining Area
Family Room
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Visits from Children

Not Available

Baking & Cooking
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Doveridge located?

It is situated in Colyton and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Doveridge?

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Doveridge is rated outstanding, based on the level of care and safety at the home.

What types of elderly care are available at Doveridge?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: respite, dementia, residential.

How many beds does Doveridge have?

Currently, there are 20 beds at the home.

Who owns Doveridge?

This care home is owned and operated by Doveleigh Care .

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Doveridge, including: Book and Poetry, Visits from Children, Arts & Crafts.

What is the cost of care at Doveridge?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Doveridge the cost of care starts from £1,260 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01522 440148 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.