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Care homes in Uttlesford

England / East of England / Essex / Uttlesford

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The list below includes care homes with confirmed bed availability and are accepting new residents.

Please note, all new residencies are subject to a health assessment and being able to meet the care needs of the prospective resident.

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Mountfitchet House care home

Mountfitchet House

Stansted, CM24 8LHCare UK

Located in Stansted, Essex, Mountfitchet House is an outstanding care home offering 24/7 nursing care and expert dementia care, a well as sensitive end of life care. Part of the Care UK group, Mountfitchet House offers residents beautifully furnished suites and lounges, as well as a bistro-style dining room, spacious café, cosy cinema and hair salon. Residents are free to take life at their own pace; whether that’s relaxing in the gardens or taking part in the group activity programme. Mountfitchet House is easily accessible by road or rail and the home has its own minibus to take residents for day trips and excursions.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • OutstandingCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,534 weekly

Croft House care home

Croft House

Dunmow, CM6 1HRBupa

Located in the historic town Dunmow, Croft House is a friendly care home that provides the elderly with a secure home whilst they receive the care they need. Part of the Bupa group, Croft House is home to a plethora of amenities for residents to enjoy, including beautifully decorated bedrooms , a spacious communal lounge, a stunning dining room and a beautiful landscape rose garden with a pond with koi carp. The dedicated team at Croft House strive to keep residents engaged and stimulated through their tailored activities. There’s no typical day at Croft House whether that is in or out and about.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,000 weekly

Frequently asked questions

Here is some further information about care homes in Uttlesford.

How many care homes are there in Uttlesford?

We have 6 care homes in Uttlesford, including Croft House and Highfield. All our homes have been hand-picked by our team of care experts based on a number of factors, including the quality of care and the home's culture.

What is the average cost of care in Uttlesford?

Care home costs vary significantly across the country. If you're looking for a care home in Uttlesford, the average cost of care is £1,368. You may be eligible for care home funding - you can check through a care needs assessment.

How many nursing homes are there in Uttlesford?

We have 3 in Uttlesford that provide specialist, 24/7 support. All of our nursing care homes offer personalised support for anyone who has a medical condition or disability that requires round-the-clock care from registered nurses in a home-from-home environment.

How many Uttlesford care homes offer residential care?

We have 6 care homes in Uttlesford that offer residential care, which provides support and care for those who may find it difficult to live independently. Our residential care homes provide support for everyday tasks, including washing, mobility, and dressing.

What care homes in Uttlesford offer dementia care?

We have 5 Uttlesford care homes that provide round-the-clock dementia care. Those with dementia will need more care as the condition progresses, and specialist dementia care homes can provide the level of support they need.

We've rounded up the best Alzheimer's care homes across the UK - they've been handpicked by our team of care experts for their specialised care, round-the-clock support and comforting environments.

What Uttlesford care homes offer respite care?

If you're looking for temporary respite care, we have 6 care homes in Uttlesford that provide short-term stays.

Respite care homes provide relief for caregivers, offering a few weeks of support in a care home for a loved one while you recuperate. We've rounded up the best respite care homes in the UK to ease your care search.

Are there any care homes in Uttlesford that offer end-of-life or palliative care?

5 Uttlesford care homes provide palliative care for your loved one. A palliative care home aims to provide the highest level of support and comfort to every resident. End-of-life care can be an emotional experience for everyone, so our care experts will support you at every step.

Are you open to other locations nearby?

Explore other nearby locations to help find your dream care home at the right budget. Care homes vary in price enormously between different towns and villages.

Lottie’s guide to Uttlesford

Need more guidance? Lottie’s team of Care Experts have prepared the ultimate guide to care homes in Uttlesford. Here you’ll find an overview of the local area and recommendations for elderly-friendly places to visit.

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Welcome to Uttlesford

Uttlesford in Essex has consistently been voted as one of the best places to live in the UK, based on factors like housing affordability and happiness ratings. Popular amongst care seekers, this district contains the market town of Saffron Walden. Here, you’ll be able to enjoy a relaxed and tranquil feel, along with a laid-back atmosphere. Uttlesford is ideal for people looking to live in a quiet yet vibrant setting.

We’ve made it simple to compare care homes in Uttlesford, Essex. To find your dream care home, simply use our support finder tool and refine your search by the type of care that you or your loved one require. Our Uttlesford care homes also support a range of hobbies and interests for you to enjoy.

Many of our Uttlesford care homes are ideally located to visit nearby areas in Essex like Great Dunmow, Saffron Walden and Thaxted. You’ll also be close to popular attractions like Audley End House and Bridge End Garden.

Our friendly team of experts will help you or your loved one to find the perfect care home and level of care in Uttlesford to suit any requirements and needs, whether this is a residential care home or nursing care home. We also have dementia care homes and some of the best respite care homes in Uttlesford and nearby.

Popular Locations in Uttlesford

Audley End House

At Audley End House you can enjoy a day out exploring the spacious grounds and estate of one of England’s grandest mansions. Whether you’re checking out the servant’s wing, staterooms, stables, kitchen gardens or beautiful grounds, you’ll discover what life was like above and below ground within a Victorian country house.

Saffron Walden Market

A market has been held in Saffron Walden since 1141. Today, the market operates on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Here, you can enjoy browsing and purchasing goods from a wide range of stalls. The Tuesday market tends to be more traditional, while the Saturday market is often more eclectic and cosmopolitan, so there’s something for everyone!

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