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 activities at Lincroft Meadow. For the full listing, please click here.

Exercise with Jane Reed

Friday 11th October 2019 - 10:00am

Join us for Jane’s great exercise class and get those limbs moving.


Wednesday 23rd October 2019 - 11:00am

Kiddleydivey are a firm favourite amongst our residents so make sure not to miss out on their musical performance on this day.

Kate Willinson

Friday 25th October 2019 - 2:00pm

We are looking forward to a special afternoon performance by the brilliant singer, Kate Willinson. You won’t want to miss this!

Ear Candy

Thursday 31st October 2019 - 2:00pm

Halloween is well known for its treats, and today we will experience a sweet treat with some Ear Candy. David from Ear Candy will be coming in to perform some music for our Memory Café. Everyone here at Lincroft Meadow loves music, and what better way to end the month than with a lively musical performance. Let’s hope that there are no tricks in this treat!

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 2019 edition of the Lincroft Meadow Matters

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Porthaven Garden and Hospitality Challenge 2019

Date posted: 8th October 2019

Over the summer, our leisure and wellness team, head chef Paul and his team, residents, staff and families have been hard at work helping us to fulfil the requirements for the categories within this year’s Porthaven Garden and Hospitality Challenge. We have planted colourful flowers, grown vegetables and made our very own water feature for […]

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Resident’s Rowing Fundraises for Macular Society

Date posted: 6th September 2019

Our amazing resident, Peter, has recently taken part in a rowing challenge in order to raise money for the charity, Macular Society. The Macular Society is a charity focussed on helping those with visual impairments and Peter rowed an impressive 4 miles (6.8 km) as part of his fundraising. Well done, Peter!

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Summer Fete is a Great Success

Date posted: 30th July 2019

We held our brilliant summer fete on Saturday 6th July which saw all of our residents, their families, staff and members from the local community coming together to enjoy the warmer weather and peruse the stalls we had on offer. As it was outside, we had garden games for everyone to play such as a […]

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