Willowmead Care Home

CQC Rating Requires improvement
Garden at Willowmead  Care Home in Chelmsford, Essex
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Care Home Location

Wickham Bishop Rd,  Hatfield Peverel, Chelmsford CM3 2JL, UK
Bus Stop0.80 miles
Local Pub0.90 miles
Train Station1.80 miles
Nearby Shops1.40 miles
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Nestled within the village of Hatfield Peverel, just a stone's throw away from Chelmsford, in the centre of Essex, Willowmead is a high-end care home that provides expert residential, dementia, respite and palliative care to the elderly. Divided up into two units called Hatfield and Wickham, this welcoming Gold Care home boasts a range of modern facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of stylish communal lounges, private terraces, inviting dining areas and manicured gardens where residents can get some fresh air. The jam-packed activity programme ensures no two days are the same here at Willowmead, whether it be themed dinners or music classes, there’s something for everyone.

BrandGold Care Homes
Purpose BuiltNo
Ensuite Facilities5%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Willowmead*

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

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Physical Disability
Nursing Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' 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: 06/10/2022

Care Home Facilities


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

Not Available

Cafe or Restaurant
Computer 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
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Where is Willowmead located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Willowmead?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Willowmead?

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

How many beds does Willowmead have?

Currently, there are 60 beds at the home.

Who owns Willowmead?

This care home is owned and operated by Gold Care Homes.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Willowmead, including: Book and Poetry, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations, Dance & Music.

What is the cost of care at Willowmead?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Willowmead the cost of care starts from £1,000 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01544 300635 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.