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.

Aqua Swim

Monday 8th October 2018 - 9.15am

As an additional exercise, we thought it would be lovely for some of our residents to try out something new. Gosford Hill Leisure Centre has a great programme for residents and they’ll be joining in with an Aqua Fit class in the pool.

Welcome Club

Tuesday 9th October 2018 - 2.00pm

We have invited members from Kirtlington and Bletchington Welcome Club to join our residents for an afternoon of tea and cake, followed by a target game challenge.

Pudsey Challenge – Children in Need Walk

Monday 15th October 2018 - 10.00am

Lincroft Meadow’s residents will be joining in with this year’s Countryfile Ramble for Children in Need. This walk is to help raise money and change the lives of many young children across the UK. Our residents will be visiting Wood Farm in Tackley where they will be doing their walk.

Halloween Pumpkin Flower Decorations with Juliet

Friday 26th October 2018 - 3.00pm

Juliet will be assisting our residents with designing their own unique flower pumpkins’. This is a great craft activity where the residents will be making stunning table centrepieces and getting into the Halloween spirit.

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 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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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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