Located in the world famous ‘area of outstanding natural beauty’, the Cotswolds, Chipping Norton is the setting for Penhurst Gardens Care Home. Steeped in tradition and heritage, Chipping Norton has a picture postcard setting with Cotswold stone architecture and is surrounded by rolling countryside.
Our care home is situated just five minutes’ walk from the thriving High Street, set back in a tranquil and idyllic enclave on the former Penhurst School site on New Street. Nearby towns and villages like Woodstock, Burford, Witney, Moreton-in-Marsh, Stow-on-the-Wold, and Banbury are all within easy reach.
Opened in December 2016, Penhurst Gardens 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 ensure Penhurst Gardens is able to meet the changing needs of our 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 at Penhurst Gardens 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, 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 gardens for peaceful relaxation, gardening and if the weather permits, gentle exercise.
We would be delighted to meet you, show you around the home and discuss whether we are able to assist you or your loved one.
To arrange a visit please call our home manager, Mandy Vettraino, our client services manager, Kathryn Green or if you prefer, simply send us a message.
Activities - Join us!
Below are a selection of upcoming activities at Penhurst Gardens.
For the full listing, please click here.
Fish and Chip Day
Friday 4th September 2020 - All Day
We will be celebrating the traditional British meal – fish and chips! We will be tucking into the nation’s favourite meal in honour of the day.
White Chocolate Day
Tuesday 22nd September 2020 - All Day
Everyone is partial to something sweet and on the 22nd, we will be reveling in everything related to white chocolate! We will be learning about how to make chocolate, how it can be consumed to benefit us and of course, we will be sampling it too!
Making Aromatherapy Creams, Hand Massage, Nail Painting
Wednesday 23rd September 2020 - All Day
We love to be pampered here at Penhurst Gardens and we thought we’d try our hand at making some lotions and potions that could be used in one of our future pamper sessions. We’ll be making aromatherapy creams from a range of ingredients and there will be the chance to also enjoy a relaxing hand massage and manicures.
Gin Evening with Canapes
Tuesday 29th September 2020 - 6:00pm
On Tuesday 29th, join us for our gin evening from 6pm where you will have the opportunity to sample a range of gins and enjoy a selection of homemade canapes.
All this is happening as well as our regular groups. Contact us today on 01608 698100 to find out more about these upcoming events and activities or why not suggest an activity yourself!
View the full Penhurst Gardens activities listing