Majesticare plans state of the art care facility

Majesticare, the luxury care home group, has
submitted plans to Wiltshire County Council for the construction of a
new 58 bed purpose built care home adjacent to its existing Sampford home.

proposal is for the redevelopment of its long established existing 70
bed facility and is planned to be undertaken in two phases. Once the new
home is operational, Majesticare plans to demolish its existing home
and construct 15 close care suites in its place.

continued growth through acquisition and development underpins the
continued drive towards excellence in person centred care.  The team has
already achieved success with all of Majesticare’s  17 homes achieving 2
or 3 stars with 65% attaining 3 Star (Excellent) status with the Care
Quality Commission.

Roger Pratap, Chairman of Majesticare, said
of the development: “We are delighted to announce plans for a
replacement care home which will ensure the greatest possible levels of
comfort and care for our residents.  We have always invested heavily in
the future of our homes and embraced new ideas and facilities. The
investment at Sampford Care Home will be around £6m and we expect to
create 30 new full time equivalent jobs at the care home alone.”

For more information on this story contact Steve Oaks, Finance Director on 01773 539900.

20th April 2010

Majesticare opens new extension to Lawton Manor

Set in two acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, Lawton Manor,
like all Majesticare’s care homes, has always offered the best
possible quality of life, but now thanks to a £1.5 million investment
and the completion of the Garden Rooms extension, we can offer residents and their friends and families even more.

a number of new rooms available, all featuring the highest possible
standards of luxury and the latest technology, including full en-suite
with shower, electric profiling beds, flat screen TV and extensive views
of the countryside or garden. The extension will also provide a host of
additional facilities, including a dedicated library, cinema room,
games and Wii room and the latest hydrotherapy baths. Come and see for

There’s no better way to get a feel for Lawton Manor and the
Majesticare way of life, than to come for a visit. Our stunning new
showroom suite lets you see one of the fantastic new rooms for yourself.
You’ll also be able to look through mood boards and fabric samples, to
literally get a feel for the luxury and attention to detail we offer.

The showroom will be open from Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm and
Saturday and Sunday 10am – 4pm. There’s no need for an appointment, so
just pop along whenever suits you best. If you’d like more information,
please call Lawton Manor’s Home Manager, Mrs Sharon Smith, on 01270