Wiltshire Heights Care Home

Bradford on Avon

16 Cottle Avenue, off Berryfield Rd, Bradford on Avon,
Wiltshire BA15 1FD
(Sat Navs BA15 1ST)
New resident enquiries 01225 435 585
All other enquiries 01225 435 600

Wiltshire Heights is situated close to the centre of the picturesque market town of Bradford on Avon. This aspirational destination is well-loved for its charming atmosphere, together with its delightful range of shops, restaurants and tearooms. The town is also within easy reach of the World Heritage Site of Bath with its stunning architecture, great shopping and iconic attractions, and is also less than 10 minutes away from Trowbridge.

Opened in 2013, Wiltshire Heights 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 Wiltshire Heights is able to meet the changing needs of its residents.

Our 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 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 south-facing roof terraces and private and secure landscaped garden for peaceful relaxation, gardening and if the weather permits, gentle exercising.

All of us at Wiltshire Heights are confident we are one of the leading care homes in Wiltshire. We would be delighted to show you our home, and should you decide to visit us, you will see the difference Wiltshire Heights makes to the lives of our residents and families.

To arrange a visit, please either call our home manager, Sharon Adams, or our client services manager, Jaspreet Kaur, or if you prefer, simply send us a message.

If you are planning to visit the home, and using a ‘Sat. Nav.’ for directions, the most accurate postcode for guidance is BA15 1ST, and please note that Cottle Avenue is off Berryfield Road near the junction with Bath Road.

Activities - Join us!

Below are a selection of upcoming activities at Wiltshire Heights. For the full listing, please click here.

Music Appreciation

MONDAY4TH JULY – MONDAY 18TH JULY 3.15pm

This extremely popular activity allows our residents to bring along their favourite music to share with fellow community members. These sessions are so popular, that our residents have requested that we run it twice a week.

Aromatherapy hand massage

THURSDAY 14TH JULY 3.00pm

This relaxing sensory experience is led in a calm and comforting surrounding. It is a wonderful opportunity for our residents to take some time out of their day-to-day activities.

Opera Afternoon

TUESDAY 19TH JULY AT 2.45pm

This activity is back after popular demand! Enjoy an afternoon of opera and put in any requests.

Wiltshire Heights Berryfield Arms Pub

THURSDAY 21ST JULY, 6.00pm

Our residents always look forward to our non-alcoholic pub after supper.

Book Club

SATURDAY 23RD JULY AT 3.15pm

Come along and get involved with our current read! Requests can be made and we can purchase and add to the Wiltshire Heights Library.

Commonwealth Games

TUESDAY 26TH JULY AT 2.45pm

To mark the beginning of the Commonwealth Games, we will be hosting an afternoon of sports in the garden.

Milkshake and Music

FRIDAY 29TH JULY, 3.00pm

We will be hosting a rock and roll inspired afternoon with a pop-up milkshake bar. This will be a great way to finish a busy month.

Throughout the month, we will also be hosting the following regular activities:

Exercise routine

EVERY MORNING 11.15am

Each morning, we work through a routine of chair-based flexibility exercises. Following this, we relax with a poetry reading and then our residents enjoy taking part in a competitive indoor sport. This could be anything from netball, carpet bowls, skittles, quoits or even bullseye. Those who are triumphant win the specially produced trophy as ‘champion of the week’.

Scrabble Club with Jane

EVERY WEDNESDAY 3.00pm

Exercise your word power with our regular Scrabble Club. Join us and enjoy a cup of tea whilst we exercise some healthy competition.

Residents meeting

LAST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH 3.00pm

This meeting is an opportunity to discuss the leisure and wellness programme both past, present and future. Tell us what you wish to see on the schedule.

Porthaven Garden Challenge

EVERY TUESDAY AFTERNOON 2.30pm

Have a potter around the garden for the great Porthaven Garden Challenge. Any green fingered residents are welcomed to help around the garden and greenhouse.

All this is happening as well as our regular groups. Contact us today on 01225 435 600 to find out more about these upcoming events and activities or why not suggest an activity yourself!

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News & Events at Wiltshire Heights

Upton Mill wins Best Interior Design award!

Date posted: 25th March 2022

Porthaven’s newly-opened care home, Upton Mill in Tetbury has recently received its first impressive plaudit after winning the ‘Best Interior Design’ award at the prestigious Pinders Healthcare Design Awards.  After entering the awards for the first time in 2020 and scooping the ‘Best Specialist Dementia Design’ award for Falkland Grange Care Home in Newbury, we are thrilled […]

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Platinum Jubilee Garden Party

Date posted: 6th July 2022

Everyone here at Wiltshire Heights in Bradford on Avon had a wonderful time celebrating the 70-year reign of Queen Elizabeth II with a garden party. We all wore summer hats whilst enjoying prosecco and a range of delicious homemade cakes baked by our talented in-house kitchen team.

Our Leisure and Wellness Team did a fantastic job of decorating our garden with union jack bunting and flags of the 54 commonwealth countries. After posing for pictures with cut-outs of the Queen and her corgis, our residents were presented with a Platinum Jubilee commemorative medal and photo reminders of our fabulous afternoon.

A present from Westview Nursery

Date posted: 2nd May 2022

Children at Westview Nursery gifted residents here at Wiltshire Heights in Bradford on Avon with a range of handmade greeting cards and artwork. Everyone was thrilled to receive such a thoughtful gift and we spent the entire afternoon looking through the vibrant packages. We are looking forward to welcoming some of the children into our garden very soon.