Lavender Oaks


4 Metcalfe Avenue, Carshalton SM5 4AQ
(Sat Navs SM5 4AN – Please note the home is only accessible from the Woodmansterne Road end of Metcalfe Avenue)
New resident enquiries 020 3957 5187
All other enquiries 020 3957 5200

Ideally located in a spacious and leafy site with panoramic views of surrounding hills and woodland, Porthaven’s care home, Lavender Oaks, sits proudly on Metcalfe Avenue, off Woodmansterne Road. As well as providing excellent care for the residents of Carshalton, our home is a very popular home for many residents of surrounding villages and towns such as Woodcote, Chipstead and Banstead.

Lavender Oaks 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 our home is able to meet the changing needs of its residents.

Porthaven’s 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.

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 café, cinema, hairdressing salon and nail bar, leisure and wellness room and 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 garden for peaceful relaxation, gardening and if the weather permits, gentle exercising.

We would be delighted to meet you, show you around and discuss how we can assist you or your loved one.

To arrange a visit, please either call our home manager, Heather Hadizad, or our client services manager, Lindsay Massey, or if you prefer, simply send us a message.

Activities - Join us!

Below are a selection of upcoming and past activities at Lavender Oaks. For the full listing, please click here.

National Beer Day Celebration

Friday 3rd August 2018

Join us for a beer and cider tasting and there’ll be burgers and mini fish & chips to accompany the drinks. All welcome.

Summer BBQ

Friday 10th August 2018

We’ll be celebrating the summer with a BBQ in our beautiful garden. Join us for some delicious food made by Tani, our chef, and enjoy the sunshine alongside our residents, their relatives and our staff.

Elvis Celebration

Thursday 16th August 2018

We’ll be hosting an Elvis themed party, showing his movies in the cinema and playing his songs for everyone to get up and dance and sing along to. There’ll also be a quiz – ‘What do you know about Elvis’ – so come along if you’re an Elvis super fan!

Hawaiin Party

Monday 27th August 2018

Our tropical Hawaiian party is sure to be a popular event on the August bank holiday. There’ll be plenty of food and drink on offer for our party goers and we’re hoping we’ll still be in the middle of a heatwave, so it feels just like we’re in Hawaii! All welcome.

All this is happening as well as our regular groups. Contact us today on 020 3957 5200 to find out more about these upcoming events and activities or why not suggest an activity yourself!

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Angela Rippon on care and more and choosing a care home

Broadcaster, Journalist and Alzheimer’s Society Ambassador Angela Rippon is well known for her hard work in educating and helping wider society in understanding dementia.

News & Events at Lavender Oaks

Welcome to our Summer 2018 edition of the Lavender Oaks Lowdown

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Sports Day at Lavender Oaks

Date posted: 3rd July 2018

Our local Brownie Pack held their annual sports day on our lovely lawn here at Lavender Oaks. Although the weather wasn’t quite as sunny as we had hoped for, residents and staff came out to watch the children. Residents were in charge of scoring, throwing bean bags and balls and playing bocce with the Brownies. […]

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Angela Rippon Officially Opens Lavender Oaks

Date posted: 25th May 2018

On Friday 18thMay, Lavender Oaks was officially opened by none other than acclaimed broadcaster and presenter, Angela Rippon! Having opened our doors to our first residents in October 2017, our home has gone from strength to strength thanks to our brilliant team of staff and the wonderful residents who now call Lavender Oaks home. At […]

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Lavender Oaks Host First Easter Celebrations

Date posted: 24th April 2018

Over Easter, we hosted our first Easter egg hunt for our residents which everyone enjoyed! During the following week, we continued to hold Easter themed events to celebrate the holiday and this culminated in the creation of some very special Easter baskets. Our residents were extremely proud of their hard work and we displayed all […]

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