Buxton House Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Lounge of Buxton House care home in Weymouth, Dorset
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Care Home Location

423B Radipole Ln,  Weymouth DT4 0QE, UK
Bus Stop0.05 miles
Local Pub0.70 miles
Train Station1.70 miles
Nearby Shops0.50 miles
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Buxton House, a modern Care South home in Weymouth, offers exceptional residential and dementia care. With 64 fully furnished rooms, each with en-suite facilities and a 24-hour call bell, residents receive expert care and comfort. The home features four wings with spacious lounge/diner and kitchen areas, designed to support those living with dementia. A tranquil outdoor courtyard, fish pond, and landscaped garden provide a peaceful setting to relax and socialize. Residents have access to an on-site café and hair salon for a spot of pampering. Buxton House prioritizes residents' well-being, enabling them to continue cherished activities and maintain independence. Situated in Weymouth, with sandy beaches, a picturesque harbor, and the stunning Jurassic Coastline, residents can enjoy the beauty of the coastal town.

BrandCare South
Purpose BuiltYes
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Buxton House*

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

Physical Disability

Not Available

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

CQC Rating

goodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 14/09/2022

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


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

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Buxton House located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Buxton House?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Buxton House?

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

How many beds does Buxton House have?

Currently, there are 64 beds at the home.

Who owns Buxton House?

This care home is owned and operated by Care South.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Buxton House, including: Book and Poetry, Hair & Beauty Treatments, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations.

What is the cost of care at Buxton House?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Buxton House the cost of care starts from £1,154 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01305 237611 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.