Lincroft Meadow Care Home


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 call our home manager, Elaine Ratcliffe, our client services manager, Suzanne Morgan or if you prefer, simply send us a message.

Activities - Join us!

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

The Cogges Tapestry Project


Our residents will be part of this exciting new project at Cogges Manor Farm in Witney. Residents have been invited to create a crafted panel about the ‘Walled Garden’ at the farm that highlights the history of human settlement there. Our completed panel will then be put together with others for a final exhibition at the farm.

South Africa Armchair Travel

Friday 3rd September 2021 - 11.30am

We will be showing a video called ‘South Africa from Above’. Listen to famous South African songs and enjoy traditional South African snacks from a magical country of outstanding diversity.

Kiddleydivey Returns

Tuesday 7th September 2021 - 11.00am

We are thrilled to have performers back in our home. We welcome back Yvette from Kiddleydivey who always provides us with a fun-filled lively and imaginative singing and dancing classes, full of songs and pieces of music that stimulate memories, minds and bodies.


Saturday 25th September 2021 - 2.00pm

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s Evita opened at the Broadway Theatre on 25th September 1979. The musical would go on to run for 1,567 performances. Our residents will be able to view a screening of the original production with Elaine Paige in the title role.

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!

View the full Lincroft Meadow activities listing

Current coronavirus status of Residents at Lincroft Meadow: None

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We believe we have created the right combination for living well at Porthaven. Beautiful surroundings, compassionate and skilled care, great food and the ability to continue to make lifestyle choices prevail throughout.

News & Events at Lincroft Meadow

Welcome to our summer 2021 edition of the Lincroft Meadow Matters

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Care Home Open Day

Date posted: 26th July 2021

We were blessed with excellent weather for our care home open day on 1st July. Attending the open day was MP Layla Moran, local councillors, parish councillors and the community police officer. It was a glorious day for afternoon tea and gave our guests a chance to meet some of our residents to answer some of their questions. 

Glorious Weather is Enjoyed by Green-Fingered Residents!

Date posted: 1st July 2021

The beautiful weather was extremely well received by our residents who were thrilled to spend some time in our stunning gardens. As part of an afternoon activity, residents enjoyed crafting hanging baskets for the garden, where they got to choose from a range of flowers to decorate together. All keen gardeners, they were in agreement that: “the love of gardening is a seed once sown that never dies.”

Porthaven Looks to the Future Thanks to New Carbon Neutral Status

Date posted: 14th May 2021

In recent years, the topics of climate change, global warming and carbon emissions, amongst others, have been gaining more and more traction, with notable figures such as David Attenborough and Greta Thunberg speaking out about preserving the environment and changing our habits for the better for future generations.  At Porthaven, we understand our responsibility and […]

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