Lincroft Meadow


The Moors, Kidlington, Oxfordshire OX5 2AA
New resident enquiries 01865 950597
All other enquiries 01865 950500

Ideally located just off the junction of Banbury Road and The Moors, sits Porthaven’s care home in Kidlington, England’s largest village. As well as providing excellent care for the residents of Kidlington, being less than five miles away from Summertown, Woodstock and the bustling heart of Oxford, Lincroft Meadow is a very popular home for many residents of surrounding villages, towns and cities.

Lincroft Meadow 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 ensures 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.

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 café, cinema, hairdressing salon, 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 are able to assist you or your loved one.

To arrange a visit, please either call our home manager, Elaine Ratcliffe, or our client services manager, Karen Fitzgerald, or if you prefer, simply send us a message.

Activities - Join us!

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

Art with Abbie Cook

Thursday 9th August 2018 - 2:00pm

We have invited Abbie to join our residents for an afternoon of painting and creating unique and unusual crafts.

Gardening Club

Wednesday 15th August 2018 - 10:30am

We do enjoy planting and getting our hands dirty in the garden and making sure all our lovely flowers are thriving. Join in on the fun with our residents – all welcome!

Juliet’s Flower Arranging Class

Tuesday 21st August 2018 - 3:30pm

One of our lovely staff members will be hosting a flower arranging class with the residents. Please come along to get some great tips and pointers on how to arrange the flowers.

Lincroft Meadow’s Summer Fete

Saturday 25th August 2018 - 11:00am

We will be hosting our very own summer fete on Saturday 25th August. Our residents will be in charge and getting our local community involved. There’ll be many fun and exciting things to do and win for all so come along and spend the day at our beautiful home.

All this is happening as well as our regular groups. Contact us today on 01865 950500 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 Lincroft Meadow

Welcome to our Summer 2018 edition of the Lincroft Meadow Matters

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Residents Create Herb Garden for Home Cooking

Date posted: 27th July 2018

Our lovely residents, Rita, Irmgard and Alice spent a very enjoyable afternoon out in our garden creating a herb garden for our home to nurture and use. They had a great time out in the sunshine preparing the herbs which have been put into a raised planter which is much easier for residents to tend. […]

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Lincroft Meadow’s Official Opening!

Date posted: 3rd July 2018

On Friday 22nd June, our beautiful home was officially opened by acclaimed broadcaster, writer and Alzheimer’s Society Ambassador, Angela Rippon! Beginning at noon, residents, relatives, staff and members of the local community and services in Kidlington joined us for a champagne reception, before listening to Angela’s speech. This was followed by lunch out in the bright […]

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Resident Enjoys Guitar Lesson from Visiting Entertainer!

Date posted: 25th May 2018

Our resident, Paul, was eager to join in when performer, Cody, came to Lincroft Meadow Care Home with his guitar to entertain residents with a song or two. Paul thoroughly enjoyed picking up the guitar and learning a few chords, cheered on by his fellow residents and staff!

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