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, 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.

Musical Moments Intergenerational Session

MONDAY 1ST & 15TH JULY - 11.30am

We will be joined by local mums and toddlers in the early year’s session of Musical Moments. This will be lots of fun and chuckles.

Black Firs Junior School Dance Club

Friday 5th July 2019 - 2.30pm

We have a wonderful treat instore as some of the pupils will be entertaining us with some fabulous dance moves. This is not to be missed!

Congleton in Bloom (RHS) Judging

Tuesday 9th July 2019 - 2.30pm

The judges from Congleton in Bloom will be judging our award-winning gardens and alongside this, we’ll be celebrating the 100th birthday of one of our residents. Refreshments will be available if you would like to join in our afternoon tea party.

Summer Garden Party

Saturday 27th July 2019 - 2.00-4.00pm

Join us for our summer garden party featuring live entertainment, refreshments and food. Take the opportunity to look around our award-winning gardens and listen to the Bear Town Buskers as they perform.

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 Summer 2019 edition of the Astbury Mere Article

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New Leisure and Wellness Sessions A Success!

Date posted: 28th June 2019

We welcomed two new sessions to the programme in June and both went really well. First up was our crochet class which residents really enjoyed as they could rekindle an old hobby or learn something completely new. Our second new session is our seated yoga class. Yoga is such a popular workout these days yet […]

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Embracing the Arts at Astbury Mere

Date posted: 28th May 2019

We have been holding a regular art group at Astbury Mere led by one of our residents, Doreen, who is a very talented artist. Doreen has studied and also taught art to others before and encourages everyone to join in and explore their creativity. We will be holding an art exhibition on Friday 28th June […]

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Gaining Palliative Care Knowledge With East Cheshire Hospice

Date posted: 29th April 2019

We attended the latest East Cheshire Hospice workshop recently with other local health and social care professionals to learn all about palliative and end of life care. The monthly lunchtime sessions bring together the clinical community with the aim of sharing knowledge and expertise so we can improve the service we provide to our residents […]

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