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Grangewood Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Care UK - Grangewood care home 000
Lounge of Grangewood care home in Houghton-le-spring, Northumbria
Bedroom of Grangewood care home in Houghton-le-spring, Northumbria
Lounge of Grangewood care home in Houghton-le-spring, Northumbria
Dining area of Grangewood care home in Houghton-le-spring, Northumbria
Bedroom of Grangewood care home in Houghton-le-spring, Northumbria
Bedroom of Grangewood care home in Houghton-le-spring, Northumbria
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Care Home Location

Chester Rd,  Shiney Row, Houghton le Spring DH4 4RB, UK
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Sitting in the friendly village of Shiney Row in Houghton-le-spring, Grangewood is a friendly care home that provides expert residential, dementia, respite and end-of-life care to those in need. Home to a wealth of amenities including spacious bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, manicured gardens, plenty of cosy communal lounges and a hair and beauty salon, this Care UK home is the perfect place for residents to spend their later years in happiness. The dedicated team here at Grangewood ensure there is never a dull moment, from afternoon teas and wine and cheese evenings to trips to nearby Tyne and Wear attractions like the Great North and the Discovery Museum.

BrandCare UK
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date2005
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Grangewood*

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

Mental Health
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Nursing Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission' 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: 26/02/2022

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Meditation Area
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Grangewood.

Where is Grangewood located?

It is situated in Houghton le Spring and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Grangewood?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Grangewood?

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

How many beds does Grangewood have?

Currently, there are 50 beds at the home.

Who owns Grangewood?

This care home is owned and operated by Care UK.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Grangewood, including: Exercise & Fitness, Dance & Music, Arts & Crafts.

What is the cost of care at Grangewood?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Grangewood the cost of care starts from £1,074 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01916 077606 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.

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