Astbury Mere


Newcastle Road, Astbury, Congleton, Cheshire CW12 4HP
New resident enquiries 01260 296 779
All other enquiries 01260 296 789

Bordering the historic mill town of Congleton and the delightful village of Astbury in the heart of East Cheshire, Astbury Mere enjoys a truly enviable position. Whilst only a few minutes drive from the centre of town, the home enjoys a leafy setting adjacent to the natural open beauty of Astbury Mere Country Park. Astbury Mere is also less than 20 minutes away from Biddulph, Kidsgrove and Sandbach.

Opened in 2010, Astbury Mere provides 24 hour residential, nursing, dementia and respite care for the elderly in an elegant and spacious home incorporating numerous thoughtful and practical features which ensure Astbury Mere is able to meet the changing needs of its residents.

Our expertly trained and professional staff are dedicated to the care, comfort and dignity of all our residents, with special emphasis given to promoting independence, privacy, respect and wellbeing.

All residents benefit from living in a caring environment with generously appointed private bedrooms with en suite wetrooms, and plentiful communal living areas including sitting rooms, restaurants, a hairdressing salon, a leisure and wellness room and a private dining room for special family occasions.

In keeping with our unique and award winning leisure and wellness philosophy, our residents also benefit from our private and secure landscaped gardens for peaceful relaxation, gardening and if the weather permits, gentle exercising.

All of us at Astbury Mere are confident we are one of the leading care homes in Cheshire. We would be delighted to show you our home, and should you decide to visit us, you will see the difference Astbury Mere makes to the lives of our residents and families.

To arrange a visit, please call our home manager, Emma Harding, our client services manager, Adriana Jaracz, or if you prefer, simply send us a message.

Activities - Join us!

Below are a selection of upcoming activities at Astbury Mere. For the full listing, please click here.

Community Tea Group

Friday 1st November 2019 - 3:00–4:00pm

Residents and relatives are welcome to join our community tea group to share good conversation, enjoy a delicious slice of cake and get to know one another better. All welcome.

Sara Rathbone

TUESDAY 5TH & 19TH NOVEMBER - 2:00–4:00pm

The wonderful Sara Rathbone will be visiting us to guide us throughout the session as we get to grips with crocheting. A chance to learn a new skill or rekindle a hobby that you have previously enjoyed.

Remembrance Service

Sunday 10th November 2019 - 10:30am

Led by Lyn Tindale. Join us in the ground floor garden room for a time of reflection and prayer followed by refreshments.

Children in Need

Friday 15th November 2019 - All day

We always enjoy fundraising for this amazing charity and this will definitely be a fun-filled day for all. The fancy dress theme this year will be ‘The Big Spotacular’ so look out for some crazy looks around the home!

All this is happening as well as our regular groups. Contact us today on 01260 296 789 to find out more about these upcoming events and activities or why not suggest an activity yourself!

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News & Events at Astbury Mere

Welcome to our Autumn 2019 edition of the Astbury Mere Article

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Resident Raises Money for the Stroke Association

Date posted: 30th October 2019

There are many causes close to our heart here at Astbury Mere and one such cause is the Stroke Association. Doreen Walsh moved to Cheshire to be closer to her family and is now a resident with us. Her husband Brian also lives with us following a stroke last year. As a former art and […]

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100th Birthday Celebrations for Doris!

Date posted: 8th October 2019

We had a brilliant time recently celebrating Doris’ 100th birthday and were joined by her loved ones, friends and staff who helped to make the occasion so special for this lovely lady. Doris was full of smiles on the day and we celebrated as a home with an enthusiastic sing-along and lots of cake. Doris […]

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An Introduction to African Drumming

Date posted: 6th September 2019

Our Bee Active sessions have been going really well with many of our residents interacting weekly with the brilliant team who encourage us to participate in a variety of fun, uplifting exercises and activities. During one recent session, the boys from Bee Active introduced our residents to a little African culture by giving them the […]

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