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  • Bury St Edmunds
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  • Worcestershire
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The Lawns

  • Worcester
  • 01905 821388
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  • Leominster
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The Lawns - Worcester

The Lawns is set in a quiet village location. This beautiful and well equipped home specialises in end of life care and is staffed by a team who hold between them over 200 years of nursing experience.

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The Lawns Nursing Home provides tranquil and relaxing accommodation in beautiful grounds. Situated in the village of Kempsey, it is set in 3 acres of attractively lawned gardens and was originally a regency manor house.

The Lawns enjoys an excellent reputation for the quality of its nursing and palliative care.  The nursing staff have over 200 years of experience, and with our many long serving care staff, the home has been recognised with the coveted gold standard framework award with merit, of which we are all justifiably proud.

Carol Harris Home Manager

Having worked within the NHS for many years as both a Theatre sister and a Senior Manager, I made the decision to ‘get back to basics’ and applied for a post as an RGN at my local nursing home in Worcestershire.

In due course, I became deputy matron and latterly matron of this 3 star home.  I obtained my Registered Manager’s award in 2005, and also became an NVQ assessor and mentor for the nursing students from the local university.

In 2009, I became Home Manager at The Lawns and, in the years since, my staff and I have worked really hard to make the home one of the best in Worcestershire.  The home specialises in End of Life Care and, in September 2013, we obtained the Gold Standard Framework Award for End of Life Care – something each one of us is really proud of.

Running a nursing home can be very hard work at times but it also brings plentiful rewards; being able to look after our residents and their families to the best of our ability is a privilege.

Our Quality Care

The Lawns provides residential and nursing care, on a long term, convalescent or short stay basis. Our team are long-serving, which reflects a happy and caring home.

We can offer both single and shared accommodation, the majority of which is en-suite, and all refurbished to a high standard.  We even have Jacuzzi rooms, or you can choose a view over the Malverns.

As with all of our homes, we do our upmost to ensure our residents get the most they can from life.  We have a full-time activities programme run by our activities organisers, ranging from beauty treatments in our nail spa to curry nights to live music. Our food is locally sourced, cooked from fresh ingredients and so tailored to individuals’ wishes and needs.

  • "The way that his medication and complex medical needs were balanced and monitored was excellent. It allowed Dad to live his final months as well as he possibly could have been. I have absolutely no doubt that the excellent nursing care Dad received increased his quality of life no end."

    TB and family of resident, January 2017
  • "We cannot thank you enough for making the final weeks of Dad's life so comforting and supporting for us all."

    H family of resident, February 2017
  • "We would like to thank you all for the care and attention that was shown while our Mum was with you. It was only for a short and very difficult time for both her and her family, but the service provided by all the staff members was much appreciated. We would have no hesitation in recommending The Lawns."

    AF and family of resident, March 2017
  • "To all the wonderful staff who looked after my wonderful sister, your dedication and tender loving care have been marvellous. Just wanted to say a huge thank you for making her life as comfortable as possible. You were all outstanding with your kindness."

    AM, sister of resident, October 2017
  • "Thank you for all the care you gave. You have a way of doing things with a kind and caring touch. Nothing seemed too small for you."

    F & D P, November 2017
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CQC make sure health and social care services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high-quality care and encourage us to make sure we are providing the best care possible.

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Our Activities

Like all Heritage Manor homes, we have dedicated staff who focus on providing a varied programme of events throughout the week, both on a group and one-to-one basis.

We like to help our residents carry on their favourite activities wherever possible, but also to introduce new experiences.  Our activities staff have a varied background, from organising large musical events to beauty therapy, and they find something for everyone.

Activities available at Lawns include: chair-based exercise classes, themed supper evenings, beauty therapy, hairdresser, garden parties, sing-a-longs, gardening

We always encourage friends and family to take part in our social activities, and are keen to help arrange birthday parties and special events.  We also celebrate Christmas and Easter, hold an annual Summer fete, have firework displays and hold events to which all are invited.  We also encourage residents and staff into the garden as much as possible.

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you and discuss any questions you have and to help you make the right decision for you or your loved one.

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Phone: 01905 821388   Email:

The Coach House, 33 Main Rd, Kempsey, Worcester WR5 3NF