Astbury Mere Care Home


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 Hackett, 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.

Magic with Carlos

Wednesday 12th January 2022 - 11.30am

We have our very own magician working within the walls of Astbury Mere. One of our staff members, Carlos, will be treating us to a magic demonstration. Join us in the ground floor drawing room for some entertainment and excitement.

Rabbie Burns Musical Moments

Tuesday 25th January 2022

To celebrate Burns Night, The Musical Therapist will be visiting us once again upon our resident’s requests. They will be performing live with their musical instrument, as well as encouraging our residents to do some gentle movement to the music. Our residents will be served a traditional Scottish themed evening meal whilst listening to the bagpipes.

Residents meeting

Friday 28th January 2022 - 3.00pm

Join us for a get together to discuss life at Astbury Mere. This month, our meeting will be held on the 28th January in the ground floor garden room. Come and share your feedback and suggestions!

RSPB Garden Watch

Sunday 30th January 2022

The Big Garden Birdwatchers event is an important day designed to help the public count and protect British birds. Last year over 500,000 birds were counted by the Big Garden Birdwatching event! Sensory popcorn bird feeders will be made and hung in our beautiful garden… then the counting begins.

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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Current coronavirus status of Residents at Astbury Mere: None

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News & Events at Astbury Mere

Welcome to our winter 2021-22 edition of the Astbury Mere Article

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Traditional festive treats!

Date posted: 24th December 2021

On Thursday 9th December, our residents at Astbury Mere Care Home in Congleton enjoyed various traditional, festive treats. Following a discussion during our residents meeting in November, we decided to spread some Christmas spirit around our home by offering a variety of festive drinks and nibbles on our trolley.  This isn’t the first time the […]

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Astbury Mere Care Home achieves ‘highly commended’ in RHS North West in Bloom Awards

Date posted: 25th November 2021

Astbury Mere Care Home in Congleton achieved ‘highly commended’ for our wheelbarrow submitted in the RHS North West in Bloom awards. The North West in Bloom awards are a celebration of environmental competitions within the United Kingdom, which aim to create and maintain attractive environments that benefit both residents and visitors alike. This year, the […]

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What a Hoot!

Date posted: 25th October 2021

On Friday 15th October, Pamela Graham from Owl Friends visited our residents at Astbury Mere care home, located in Congleton. During the visit, residents were given the chance to hold and touch the birds, and learn about their new-feathered friends. Pamela taught our residents interesting facts about the owls, their personalities and her experiences hand-rearing them. […]

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