Watersmead Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Exterior of Watersmead Care Home in Westbury, Wiltshire
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Care Home Location

White Horse Way,  Westbury BA13 3AH, UK
Bus Stop0.40 miles
Local Pub0.70 miles
Train Station0.90 miles
Nearby Shops0.50 miles
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Tucked away below the famous White Horse in the historic market town of Westbury, in west Wiltshire, Watersmead is a well-established care home that provides compassionate residential, dementia and respite care to the elderly. A long-standing asset to the local community, this The Orders of St John care home boasts a range of amenities to enhance the lives of the residents, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, cosy communal lounges, an inviting dining area and a generous outdoor space, the perfect place to relax. Life at Watersmead is full of activities and events, whether it's music therapy or gardening, there’s something for everyone here.

BrandThe Orders Of St John Care Trust
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1984
Ensuite Facilities2%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Watersmead*

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.

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day 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

goodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating good
CQC Publication Date: 16/01/2020

Care Home Facilities


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

Not Available

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

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Meditation & Yoga
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Where is Watersmead located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Watersmead?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Watersmead?

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

How many beds does Watersmead have?

Currently, there are 50 beds at the home.

Who owns Watersmead?

This care home is owned and operated by The Orders of St John Care Trust.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Watersmead, including: Arts & Crafts, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations, Book and Poetry.

What is the cost of care at Watersmead?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Watersmead the cost of care starts from £1,220 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01373 486979 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.