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.

Gardening Session

THURSDAY 9TH, 16TH & 23RD MAY - 1:30pm

We’ve organised a fun packed gardening session for our residents with help from the children of North Kidlington Primary School. The children visit the residents every two weeks and take part in many different activities.

Kiddleydivey Music

Wednesday 12th June 2019 - 11:00am

Lincroft Meadow will welcome Kiddleydivey Music who provide interactive music-based sessions that stimulate residents’ physical and mental activity, using recorded music. The sessions will be multi-sensory, engaging and lots of fun! The session will include sing-alongs to music from all eras and genres.

Alan Hook

Thursday 27th June 2019 - 2:00pm

Saxophonist Alan Hook returns thanks to popular demand from our residents. Alan will be playing some favourite tunes from various well-known artists. The medley of songs will certainly bring a smile to our residents’ faces and get their feet tapping.

Care Home Open Day

Friday 28th June 2019 - 10:30am-4:30pm

Wow! What a spectacular ‘arts’ day we have lined up for our residents, families, staff and guests on our Care Home Open Day. Throughout the day, our guests and residents will be able to enjoy a stone carving, weaving, quilting and copper foiling demonstrations, have a go at ‘string art’, poetry readings, live music and we will finish the day with an artwork auction.

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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Lincroft Meadow Residents Enjoy Special Springtime Walk

Date posted: 28th May 2019

Residents from Lincroft Meadow enjoyed a day trip to see the bluebells in the woods in Tackley recently. For one resident, Kathy, the trip was extra special as it was the first time Kathy had ever been in a wood. All of our residents enjoyed the walk and thought the bluebells were just fantastic.

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Spring Planting at Lincroft Meadow

Date posted: 29th April 2019

Pictured is David, one of our residents, planting his very own tree with his grandson. Over the last couple of weeks, each of our residents has had the opportunity to pot their own tree before we plant them out in the garden this spring. It’s been lovely to see our residents take such pride in […]

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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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