Hungerford Care Home

CQC Rating Good
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Greener Choice

Hungerford is more energy efficient than the average independent living property.

Care Home Location

Hungerford Nursing Home,  Wantage Rd, Newtown, Hungerford Newtown RG17 0PN
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub1.00 miles
Train Station2.50 miles
Nearby Shops0.40 miles
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Part of the Brighterkind care group, Hungerford Care Home is located in the historic market town of Hungerford, Berkshire and provides nursing and specialist nursing dementia care. There are a range of facilities at the home, including a dementia wing with multi-sensory room, communal lounges and dining room, plenty of outdoor space by way of sensory gardens, rose garden and orchard and on-site hairdressing services. Hungerford’s recreational programme ensures residents are engaged each day - and the home benefits from good connections to the town centre, shops, eateries and river walks, as well as the scenery of the North Wessex Downs and nearby Newbury.

Purpose BuiltNo
Ensuite Facilities76%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Hungerford*

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

Not Available

Day Care
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: 24/02/2022

Care Home Facilities


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

Not Available

Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Private Dining Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Meditation & Yoga
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Hair & Beauty Treatments
Where is Hungerford located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Hungerford?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Hungerford?

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

How many beds does Hungerford have?

Currently, there are 59 beds at the home.

Who owns Hungerford?

This care home is owned and operated by Brighterkind.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Hungerford, including: Arts & Crafts, Visits from Children, Dance & Music.

What is the cost of care at Hungerford?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Hungerford the cost of care starts from £1,216 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01488 508340 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.