Dudwell St Mary Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Communal Lounge of Dudwell St Mary Care Home in Wealden, East Sussex
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Care Home Location

Fontridge Ln,  Burwash, Etchingham TN19 7BE
Bus Stop1.00 miles
Local Pub1.10 miles
Train Station1.70 miles
Nearby Shops1.50 miles
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Set within its own extensive grounds in Burwash, East Sussex, Dudwell St Mary is a well-respected care home that provides high-quality residential, respite, nursing and dementia care to those in need. In what was once a convent, this Barchester Healthcare home boasts a range of facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, stylish lounges, a sumptuous spa bath, a café with bar offerings and perfectly manicured gardens where residents can enjoy the fresh air. Not only is Dudwell St Mary pet friendly, but no two days are also the same thanks to the jam-packed activity programme. From day trips around to Wealden to manicures and hand massages, Dudwell St Mary has it all.

BrandBarchester Healthcare
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date2006
Ensuite Facilities71%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Dudwell St Mary*

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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.

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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.

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Nursing Care

Individuals who require 24-hour assistance and care from qualified nurses due to medical conditions and/or personal living needs. This may include people that require intensive rehabilitative care following a stroke, or simply need support using a peg feeding tube.

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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

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Palliative Care

Not Available

Mental Health
Physical Disability
* 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: 28/09/2018

Care Home Facilities


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

Not Available

Computer Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation 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
Meditation & Yoga
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Dudwell St Mary located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Dudwell St Mary?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Dudwell St Mary?

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

How many beds does Dudwell St Mary have?

Currently, there are 65 beds at the home.

Who owns Dudwell St Mary?

This care home is owned and operated by Barchester Healthcare.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Dudwell St Mary, including: Book and Poetry, Meditation & Yoga, Wellbeing Classes.

What is the cost of care at Dudwell St Mary?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Dudwell St Mary the cost of care starts from £1,951 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01435 518037 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.