Merlin Court Care Home

CQC Rating Requires improvement
Avery Healthcare - Merlin Court care home 1
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Care Home Location

Hyde Lane,  The Common, Marlborough, SN8 1JR
Bus Stop0.80 miles
Local Pub0.70 miles
Train Station7.50 miles
Nearby Shops0.40 miles
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Merlin Court is a recently refurbished care home in Marlborough, Wiltshire, and offers residential, respite and dementia care. Facilities include bedrooms with ensuite facilities, a beautiful landscaped garden, spacious galleried reception and modern café area, as well as a new cinema room. Staff at Merlin Court focus entirely on residents’ wellbeing, helping them to celebrate their lives and live life at the home to the fullest, keeping their brains and bodies active with fun activities each day. Merlin Court is just a short walk from the town centre, Marlborough Common and is only a two-minute drive from the A346 Swindon Road.

BrandAvery Healthcare
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1999
Ensuite Facilities94%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Merlin Court*

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

Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

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

CQC Rating

requires improvementOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating requires improvementCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 07/04/2021

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Library & Reading Room
Quiet Area

Not Available

Computer Room
Family Room
Meditation Area
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Hair & Beauty Treatments

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Meditation & Yoga
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Merlin Court located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Merlin Court?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Merlin Court?

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

How many beds does Merlin Court have?

Currently, there are 62 beds at the home.

Who owns Merlin Court?

This care home is owned and operated by Avery Healthcare.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Merlin Court, including: Baking & Cooking, Hair & Beauty Treatments, Exercise & Fitness.

What is the cost of care at Merlin Court?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Merlin Court the cost of care starts from £895 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01672 556440 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.