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.

African Percussion Music Class

Tuesday 9th April 2019 - 11:00am

Our residents enjoy a good range of music from different cultures and this month, we’ll be joining in on some African music with Liz from In2Culture.

Making Easter Cards

Friday 12th April 2019 - 2:00pm

With Easter soon approaching our residents will have the chance to make some lovely Easter cards with Mary, the sister of one of our previous residents. Mary still visits our home and volunteered to help the residents make their Easter cards.

Trip to Local Garden Centre

Monday 29th April 2019 - 2:00pm

Our residents enjoy their excursions and a trip to the local garden centre is no exception. On this trip we will be busy choosing and buying our hanging basket plants.

Planting Hanging Baskets

Tuesday 30th April 2019 - 10:30am

Some of our residents really enjoy the gardening activities at Lincroft Meadow. With plants purchased on our trip to the garden centre, we will be creating beautiful hanging baskets for our garden.

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 Spring 2019 edition of the Lincroft Meadow Matters

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Red Nose Day Fun

Date posted: 2nd April 2019

We joined in the fun for Red Nose Day and our residents gladly got involved too! Staff and residents got out into the garden and our residents had great fun sponging some of our staff members all in the name of Comic Relief! 

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Lincroft Meadow Residents Venture into Kidlington for Delicious Dinner

Date posted: 22nd February 2019

Our residents suggested going out for a meal all together just before Christmas so at the first opportunity we could, we organised a special trip out for them. On the evening of 25th January, we ventured out for a lovely Chinese meal at a restaurant called The Mayflower in Kidlington. We had plenty of good […]

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Lincroft Meadow Care Home Staff Celebrate After Glowing CQC Report

Date posted: 28th January 2019

A newly achieved ‘Good’ rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has given staff and residents at Lincroft Meadow Care Home cause to celebrate. The inspection took place at the end of last year with the health and social care regulator spending time at the Kidlington home, observing staff in their roles and speaking to […]

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