Kernow House Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Communal Lounge of Kernow House Care Home in Launceston, Cornwall
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Care Home Location

Landlake Rd,  Launceston PL15 9HP, UK
Bus Stop0.60 miles
Local Pub1.20 miles
Train Station13.50 miles
Nearby Shops0.80 miles
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Situated in the historic market town of Launceston, Kernow House is a welcoming Cornwall care home that provides expert residential, dementia and nursing care to those in need. This welcoming Barchester Healthcare establishment is home to a wide range of facilities so residents can make themselves at home, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of stylish lounges, homely dining areas, manicured gardens and an on-site hairdressing salon. With the resident’s wellbeing at the forefront of everything here, everything from activities to menus to care is personalised to each individual’s needs and interests.

BrandBarchester Healthcare
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1992
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Kernow House*

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
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.

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

Mental Health
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Residential 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: 19/03/2020

Care Home Facilities


Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
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
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Where is Kernow House located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Kernow House?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Kernow House?

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

How many beds does Kernow House have?

Currently, there are 98 beds at the home.

Who owns Kernow House?

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 Kernow House, including: Dance & Music, Gardening & Flower Arranging, Arts & Crafts.

What is the cost of care at Kernow House?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Kernow House the cost of care starts from £1,571 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01566 708697 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.