The Knolls Care Centre

Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard LU7 3JE

The Knolls is set in secluded and attractive grounds, with plenty of room to stroll or sit and enjoy the peaceful and charming surroundings, located to the north side of Leighton Buzzard.

Inside, the charm and character of the Grade II listed building has been maintained throughout, with a delightful reception area providing access to elegant Victorian surroundings, which include spacious double lounge rooms and an adjacent, timber-panelled dining room. An extensive refurbishment programme has recently been completed, further enhancing the environment and the facilities.

The Knolls provides 56-beds in total, all of which are en-suite, and offers the advantage of a full range of care levels within one location, enabling significant flexibility to fully meet care needs without the need for additional, or multiple moves.

The Rehabilitation unit provides 12 beds on behalf of the Bedfordshire Primary Care Trust and benefits from a large therapy room adjacent to the unit.

Group: European Healthcare Group plc

Person in charge: Guy Tingay (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Central Bedfordshire Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 56 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Neuropathic

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Single Rooms: 36

Shared Rooms: 10

Rooms with ensuite WC: 36

Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £800 – £1200 , Personal Care Shared (per person) from £800 Nursing Care Single £900 – £1200 , Nursing Care Shared (per person) from £900 (These prices are only a guideline, please contact The Knolls Care Centre to find out the exact price for your requirements.)

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on The Knolls Care Centre: click here

* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.

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