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.

North Kidlington School Visit

Wednesday 7th November 2018 - 1.30pm

The children from North Kidlington Primary School are visiting our residents and are going to help them make paper tissue poppies for our Remembrance Day Vintage Tea Party.

Vintage Tea Party

Friday 9th November 2018 - 2.00pm

To commemorate the centenary of WW1, our lovely residents are going to have their very own vintage tea party. One of our residents will also be lighting a candle in a specially decorated lantern to represent ‘a light in the darkness for those that fell’.

Christmas Choir

Tuesday 13th November 2018 - 3.30pm

Some of the residents at Lincroft Meadow are forming a Christmas choir to perform at the choral event in December. This will be our first practice session with plenty more booked in the schedule.

Pottery with Mitch

Wednesday 21st November 2018 - 2.00pm

Mitch the potter is returning to lead another pottery class for our residents. In the last session, the residents made pretty tiles so they are looking forward to seeing them again now Mitch has fired them in the kiln.

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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News & Events at Lincroft Meadow

Welcome to our Autumn 2018 edition of the Lincroft Meadow Matters

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New Boxercise Class a Hit with Residents

Date posted: 29th October 2018

In an effort to keep our leisure and wellness programme varied and inclusive, we’re continually introducing new and exciting classes for our residents to try out. One such class was boxercise which we thought was something different that our residents probably hadn’t participated in before. One of our residents, Ruth, was very keen on joining […]

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New Creative Session Inspires Residents

Date posted: 2nd October 2018

Marion, pictured, shows the finished result from the flower creations session she enjoyed with one of our staff members, Juliet. Marion was able to design her very own flower jar and chose a selection of bright, colourful flowers to fill it with to display in her room.

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Winter Gardening Preparations at Lincroft Meadow

Date posted: 29th August 2018

We’ve had some raised beds installed recently which are much easier for our residents to use for gardening and we’ve had a wonderful time planting an array of vegetables and herbs. Our lovely resident, Tom, has been helping with the gardening and has been very kindly watering the winter vegetable beds, which we’ve planted with […]

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