The Old Rectory

The Old Rectory, Exeter

Offering a graceful lifestyle in beautiful surroundings, The Old Rectory near the Mount Pleasant region of Exeter is a Grade II listed building and retains many of its original features. The home provides a high standard of nursing, dementia and residential care.

Considerably extended in recent years, it offers attractive accommodation with the majority of rooms on the ground floor overlooking the gardens. The Old Rectory has three lounges, two dining rooms and two conservatories. In 2016 a country style pub (with a small adjacent beer garden) was added, which offers beers wines and spirits and another place to socialise. The home also has a café, with roasted coffee and light snacks available for people to enjoy.

In 2017, The Old Rectory achieved an ‘Overall Outstanding ’ rating from the regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) a proud achievement. As at December 2017 there were approximately only 60 Nursing Homes with this highest rating throughout the country under the rating system introduced in 2014.
Read our full CQC report

The Old Rectory also holds a Certificate of Registration from the Eden Alternative UK, which recognises that the residents and the team at The Old Rectory are well established on the Eden Alternative journey in embracing the Eden Alternative philosophy, by developing strategies to address the potential challenges of loneliness, helplessness and boredom experienced by some elderly people.

Features of The Old Rectory include:

  • A comprehensive menu supported by high quality home by our chefs and kitchen staff
  • Delightful gardens
  • A sunny fountain courtyard with decking for al fresco dining and outside beer garden
  • Bar facilities
  • A safe dementia community suite
  • A cinema room / coffee area meeting place where freshly ground coffee is available
  • A Jacuzzi bathroom
  • Regular visits from a rage of professionals including hairdresser, aromatherapist and chiropodist
  • A hairdressing salon
  • Outside seating area with views of bowling matches on the bowling green next door
  • Rooms that can be used for private meetings
  • Regular outings in the mini-bus
  • An ongoing programme of vibrant and seasonal events and things that people can choose to do.

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Transport Information

  • Main line Intercity Station
  • Access to the M5 is less than 5 miles from The Old Rectory
  • Nearest airport is Exeter International Airport

CQC Report

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