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.

Red Nose Day Fundraising

Friday 13th March 2020 - 2:30pm

We will be dressing up and enjoying a live musical performance with Jimmy Magrath.

John Jones MBE Performs

Tuesday 17th March 2020 - 2:00pm

Join us in the floor one drawing room for a fantastic musical performance from John Jones MBE.

Seasonal Floral Workshop

Friday 20th March 2020 - 2:30pm

Come along to this floral session using some wonderful seasonal plumage to create some beautiful arrangements. Our volunteer Jan runs a fantastic workshop and will be helping us to make some lovely displays.

Parkinson’s Café


Join us for our Parkinson’s Café – the perfect place for those living with Parkinson’s and their loved ones to come together with others in the same situation for advice, guidance and support. This is a free event held in an understanding and relaxed environment. Refreshments will be provided.

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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Coronavirus Guidance at Astbury Mere

Current coronavirus status of Residents at Astbury Mere: None

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News & Events at Astbury Mere

Welcome to our Winter 2019-20 edition of the Astbury Mere Article

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Best Specialist Dementia Design at Pinders Healthcare Design Awards!

Date posted: 30th June 2020

Porthaven’s newly-opened Home, Falkland Grange, has recently received its first impressive plaudit after winning the ‘Best Specialist Dementia Design’ award at the Pinders Healthcare Design Awards. We are thrilled with the judgement, not only for what it represents in terms of recognising the quality of environment we provide for our Residents and the effort that […]

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Astbury Mere’s Allotment Is Ripe for the Picking

Date posted: 30th June 2020

As the weather continues to get warmer, our keen gardeners have been out in our beautiful garden tending to the vegetables and fruit that we’ve been growing as part of this year’s Garden Challenge. Pictured is Dallas who has been helping with the rhubarb picking and has been a great help to us. One of […]

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Gardening in the Spring Sunshine

Date posted: 1st May 2020

We’ve been very lucky to enjoy some spring sunshine and our residents have been getting out into our gardens. This has proven to be a fantastic conversation starter as we have discussed our residents’ gardens and the plants and shrubs they had, comparing them to what we currently have and what we need to plant […]

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