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Chilton Meadows Care Home

CQC Rating Requires improvement
Lounge of Chilton Meadows in Stowmarket, Suffolk
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Care Home Location

Union Rd,  Stowmarket IP14 1HL, UK
Bus Stop0.05 miles
Local Pub0.60 miles
Train Station1.40 miles
Nearby Shops0.90 miles
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Located in the historic Suffolk market town of Stowmarket, Chilton Meadows is a contemporary care home surrounded by scenic open fields. Comprising four distinct houses, each equipped with its own lounges and communal spaces, this Bupa home offers a comprehensive range of care services. From residential and nursing care to dedicated support for those with dementia, they also provide short-stay options and end-of-life care. Residents have the opportunity to relax in the conservatory and outdoor patio, making the most of pleasant weather. Chilton Meadows offers a wealth of amenities, including an on-site coffee shop, a charming Pub summer house, communal lounges, and even a personal home aviary.

Purpose BuiltNo
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Chilton Meadows*

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
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

Convalescent Care
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Day Care
Mental Health
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

requires improvementOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating requires improvementCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 10/05/2022

Care Home Facilities


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

Not Available

Activity Room
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

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Chilton Meadows.

Where is Chilton Meadows located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Chilton Meadows?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Chilton Meadows?

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

How many beds does Chilton Meadows have?

Currently, there are 120 beds at the home.

Who owns Chilton Meadows?

This care home is owned and operated by Bupa.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Chilton Meadows, including: Hair & Beauty Treatments, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations, Arts & Crafts.

What is the cost of care at Chilton Meadows?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Chilton Meadows the cost of care starts from £1,010 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01449 706642 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.