Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home

Station Road, Threshfield, Skipton BD23 5ET

Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home, Skipton, North Yorkshire
Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home, Skipton, North Yorkshire
Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home, Skipton, North Yorkshire

Threshfield Court makes the most of pleasant grounds and a versatile interior to provide top quality nursing and residential care, with professionals available round-the-clock and also skilled in care and support for physical disabilities and dementia.

A committed team work hard to ensure that all provision is tailored to the individual, while allowing them to make the most of a relaxed and homely atmosphere.

All staff are carefully chosen and well-qualified to achieve the best standards, with the company philosophy focusing on an attentive service that also supports an active lifestyle. Personal interests are encouraged and there is much to enjoy within the life of the home.

The aim is to meet all residents’ needs over the long-term, living up to a reputation for quality that Barchester homes have earned.

Group: Barchester Healthcare Ltd

Person in charge: Stacey Nicholson (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: North Yorkshire County Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 61 Service Users

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

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Cancer Care • Epilepsy • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Parkinson's Disease • Stroke

Admission Information: Ages 55+.

Single Rooms: 57

Shared Rooms: 2

Rooms with ensuite WC: 46

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Separate Dementia Care Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Bar/Cafe on premises • Residents Kitchenette • Television point in own room

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home: click here

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

Bed Vacancies

Bed Vacancies

posted 12 Feb 2018

We currently have limited availability. Please contact us to discuss your needs further, we would love to welcome you for a visit.

Reviews

9.3 Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home has a Review Score of 9.3 (9.294)

The Review Score of 9.3 (maximum of 10) for Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.6 out of 5 from 19 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 4.7 out of 5 from 8 positive Reviews in the last 12 months.

  • a) 5 Points are available for the Average Rating of all Reviews over all time. For each review the Care Home / service is rated Excellent, Good, Satisfactory, Poor or Very Poor on a number of areas eg Staff, Management etc. The Care Home receives points for each rating as follows: Excellent = 5. Good = 4. Satisfactory = 3. Poor = 2. Very Poor = 1. These points are added up and then divided by the total number of completed ratings to generate the average rating.

    The Average Rating of 4.638 for Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home is calculated as follows: ( (154 Excellents x 5) + (59 Goods x 4) + (11 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 224 Ratings = 4.638

  • b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. A Positive Review is defined as any Review with 'Extremely Likely' or 'Likely' in answer to the question 'How likely are you to recommend this Care Home to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?'

    The 5 points available are broken down as follows:

    1. 4 points are available for the first 5 Positive Reviews, 3 points for the first Positive Review and then 0.25 Points for each of the next 4 Positive Reviews.

    2. 1 point is available for reaching a target number of Positive Reviews based on 20% of the number of registered maximum number of service users. If the target is partially reached then that proportion of 1 point is given. eg a Care Home with 50 registered maximum number of service users has a target of 10 Positive Reviews, if it has 10 or more Positive Reviews it will receive 1 point, if it has 7 reviews will receive 0.7 points.

    3. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. The calculation is the same as above, except the points are divided by 2.

    The 4.656 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home is based on 8 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 4

    2. Target of 12.2 positive Reviews (61 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 8 Reviews ÷ 12.2 Target = 0.656

  • When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.


Average Ratings

  • Excellent
    14
  • Good
    5
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    14
  • Likely
    4
  • Don't know
    1
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    6
  • Son of Resident/Service User
    4
  • Friend of Resident/Service User
    3
  • Husband of Resident/Service User
    2
  • Wife of Resident/Service User
    2
  • more

A welcome awaits you when you arrive.
A beautiful, clean, light room.
Friendly staff who care about my resident friend.
Activities each day.
Good personal care for the resident.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.6 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

My mother went in for 8 days of respite care so we could have our first holiday in 3 years. She is not a very sociable person having lived alone for many years, however, she has not stopped talking about her stay since she came home. She will definitely go back again, loved all the staff and I think she talked more than she has in years. It is lovely to think we can go away again with no worries, knowing she is so well looked after.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I visited my sister with my niece on 17th August. Threshfield Court Care Home is a delightful place. It is light and airy, always spotlessly clean and tidy and beautifully decorated. A particularly delightful feature is that unlike many care homes, lots of little lounges have been retained from the original Wilson Arms from which Threshfield originated. The whole is enhanced by a secluded garden which is an oasis of peace for the residents.

Colourful hanging baskets hanging outside the picture of welcome to all visitors.
Threshfield has a marvellous and devoted team working as one, to complete the comfort of all the residents. Their manner on the telephone is always polite and helpful and the whole effect is a credit to each and everyone.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Whilst visiting our friend for the first time, we were pleased to see what a lovely building it was, also the rooms were lovely and spacious, very clean and well cared for, the staff we encountered were all very helpful and so pleasant, our friend said how nicely they all treated her, that the rooms were cleaned every day, fresh towels etc and she had no complaints. We were very impressed with the place.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Don't Know

I visit my friend whenever she stays here.
I am very impressed by the care shown to me, as a visitor, and to my friend as a resident.
Excellent, caring staff. Thank you.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Don't know

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

My mother was a resident for the last eight months of her life. She had been discharged from hospital in poor health and needing nursing care - no one expected her to live very long. With the professional, loving care given in Threshfield Court she got a new lease of life and her time there was the best it could possibly have been. The staff are without exception absolutely fantastic - they treat residents with care and dignity but also love, humour and tenderness. My mother enjoyed life and was contented despite the physical challenges she faced and her dementia. The staff are brilliant at communicating with people living with dementia. My mother had a superb carer who was allocated to be her particular point of contact and he was wonderful and she loved him. The way that the home is organised ensures that there is continuity of care for residents and it was very reassuring to speak to staff who all recognised who we were and passed on accurate information about our mother.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

My mother, who had lived at Threshfield Court for almost four years, recently died and had steadily declined over the last few months.
We could not thank the nursing home staff enough for all the help, sympathy and understanding they have given, especially when my mother passed away and we believe they also feel the loss personally and that she will be missed at the home.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I had a sunny ground floor room looking out on a pond in the garden with woodland beyond. Meals were good, vegetarian but monotonous and service was slow. I was helped to the dining room and sat at a table for 4.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.7 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Superb friendly staff even if they are overworked due to demanding patients. Cleanliness immaculate and food is usually good though obviously has to cater for people with severe physical and mental disabilities.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.3 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Satisfactory

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Satisfactory

Staff make or break any organisation and the staff at Threshfield Court are wonderful. From the minute you walk in, everyone is friendly and welcoming. Staff treat residents with great dignity and respect and take care to learn about likes and dislikes.
The home is spotless, smells fresh and clean and furnishings modern.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.3 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Satisfactory

My husband's care has been excellent. The staff that we have met, as a family, have been friendly, helpful and very caring towards my husband and all the residents. We are not at the home all the time of course, but a member of the family goes every day and is welcomed every time.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Four months after my father became a resident at Threshfield Court my mother who was in a difficult nursing home died and the staff looking after my father were excellent in the way they dealt with him through it all even escorting him to the funeral leaving us to deal with things on the day. Much appreciated. Cannot fault any of the care provided up to the present.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Satisfactory

Quite satisfied with the care.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.1 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Satisfactory

Mum has been here for 5 months. It has taken this time to feel settled but now it feels a comfortable and safe place for her to live. The daily routine is reassuring and the care and concern of all the staff members is really first rate.

The place is kept clean, laundry is done swiftly, decoration and furnishings are kept smart with some nice touches - flowers at reception and on tables all show care to detail. The meals are all excellent. The patience and diligence of the staff is to be commended.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 3.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Satisfactory

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Satisfactory

As always, I received a warm welcome, and my mother seemed content and smiled a great deal during my visit. The room was tidy and clean, and I was helped to sort new clothes for my mother.

I have nothing but respect and thanks for the team at Threshfield Court. Thank you.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

My father has lived at Threshfield Court for well over two years now following a serious stroke. This was not an easy decision to make as I live in Derby and had to decide whether he should be in a nursing home close to his former home in Embsay, or whether he should be closer to my home, making visiting easier. In the event, the decision to move him into Threshfield Court has proved to be the right one.
The home is clean and nicely decorated, with a relaxed atmosphere, and the staff do an amazing job in caring for the residents. I have had several meals at Threshfield Court and have found the food to be nicely prepared and tasty. All in all, I have been able to rest easy that my father is getting the best care possible. My only possible concern relates to the lack of engagement my father has with any organised activities, and whether the staff could do more to address this. However, I do accept this is difficult if my father refuses to get involved.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Don't Know

My step-father entered the home from hospital. He suffers from dementia and exhibits aggressive and disruptive behaviour. The staff have been very patient but firm with him, ensuring that he is kept clean, shaved and well dressed. Days are spent in the lounge where staff can keep an eye on him. One of my step-father's few remaining pleasures is eating, and he says that the food is very good and plentiful. I visit every alternate day and have yet to see anything that causes me concern.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

My husband initially went for two weeks respite care, but due to circumstances stayed at Threshfield Court for two and a half months.

Everywhere was clean and bright and his room was nicely decorated. The staff were very caring, helpful and cheerful and my husband enjoyed chatting to them and sharing a joke. They helped him at mealtimes ensuring that he was able to eat easily. The food was particularly good and the chef was happy to provide dishes suited to my husband's taste. The nursing team was quick to deal with any problems related to my husband's wellbeing and kept me informed about his condition.

I noted that residents in the home were treated kindly and with respect by the staff and that there was a good range of activities on offer for those who were able to participate.

My husband enjoyed his stay and would be happy to return there and I would have no qualms about recommending Threshfield Court to others.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.7 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

-All carers and officers are very helpful.
-Especially clean and hygienic.
-Defective gear repaired or replaced as soon as possible.

How likely would you be to recommend Barchester Threshfield Court Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

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