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Barton Mews

Short Lane, Barton Under Needwood, Staffordshire, DE13 8LB. Extra care housing

Shaw Healthcare

Managed by: Shaw Healthcare

Email your enquiry or 0800 902 0092


Manager's description

“Shaw extra care schemes offer the next generation of retirement housing as a real alternative to and a step-up from, traditional sheltered housing schemes which do not provide personal support and care. If you think all new extra care developments are the same then you’re in for a few pleasant surprises”

Main facts

  • Extra care housing
  • 29 flats. Built in 2007. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom. Includes mobility and wheelchair standard properties
  • Extra Care scheme with on-site care staff, Non-resident management staff (24 hours, 7 days) and Careline alarm service
  • Lift, lounge, dining room, restaurant, laundry, guest facilities, garden, hobby room, cafe, hairdressing salon, library, assisted bathing facility
  • Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 300 yards; shop 0.5 mile(s); post office 0.5 mile(s); town centre 0.5 mile(s); social centre 0.5 mile(s)
  • Regular Social Activities include: Bingo, theatre trips, morning/afternoon coffee/cake, supper nights. Scrabble, poetry and film nights, organised by Manager and residents.. Some meals available (on-site restaurant will provide meals on request & room service). New residents accepted from 55 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced
  • Tenure(s): Leasehold
  • Care provider: Shaw Community Services

Info updated: 02/02/2011. Update info


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Availability

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Residents’ views

Not available - The residents have not taken part in the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards, or used the EAC Residents Consultation Service (RCS).


Comments about Barton Mews

My Friend lived very happily in Barton Mews for 2 years. We visited him on several occasions and were always impressed by the home, the cleanliness and the superb staff all went to make this a very special place for retirement. My friend made many friend at Barton Mews who organised many social events. 09/11/2014Sherry (a friend of someone who lived there)reply

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Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People AwardsEAC Housing for Older People Award - Retirement housingEAC Housing for Older People Award - Housing with care

  • For people in the 'winter' of their lives, this place has to be something close to paradise. Great building design, super-friendly and competent staff, fabulous food in the on-site restaurant, lovely communal areas, all well managed, with a doctor's surgery in the very same building. Perfect! Made by a visitor in 2017

  • A very friendly atmosphere, independent living and security to name but a few. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Because I feel safe; someone is always there for me. Staff are friendly but professional. The Mews is always warm and clean. It is my home! Made by a resident in 2017

  • Peace of mind. There is someone on call 24hrs. There is company if you want it & privacy in your own apartment if that is your choice. It is a wonderful set-up - the best ! Made by a resident in 2017

  • Rising ages. First class care and attention. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Companionship and peace of mind to know that there is always somebody around to give help if needed. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Friendly atmosphere, well maintained surroundings. Very pleasant staff, adequate food, some interesting activities. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Companionship, security and the knowledge that there is always help needed. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Accommodation and services provide suited my retirement needs. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Good facilities, well managed. Everyone tries hard. Help available when needed from willing and cheerful staff. Can be as independent as one wishes. Not patronised. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Staff are kind and helpful, always available. Made by a resident in 2017

  • The Mews team are a happy, friendly, helpful group of people. They perform their duties in pleasant, confident manner. The Mews offers every possible facility. It is the residents' choice whether they choose to participate or otherwise. Made by a resident in 2017

  • I enjoy living independently. I enjoy socialising at lunchtime with other residents. Made by a resident in 2017

  • My mother lived here and loved it so much. She will pop back from her new home in Cornwall to visit her friends. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Care & attention couldn't be better. Made by a resident in 2017

  • I enjoy living here as there are facilities which I am able to use - laundry, hairdresser... Concierge on duty 24 hours a day and in addition I am close to my daughter who is a frequent visitor. Made by a resident in 2017

  • I enjoy living here because the carers look after me. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Stress free, friendly atmosphere, someone on hand you can call on at any time day or night. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Peace of mind. Made by a resident in 2017

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National Housing for Older People Awards

Winner EAC Housing for Older People Awards - Housing with Care 2017
Highly commended in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2017.
Category: Housing-with-care, Housing-with-care under 36 units.
Winner EAC Housing for Older People Awards - Housing with Care 2015
Highly commended in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2015.
Category: Housing-with-care, Housing-with-care 18-35 units.
Winner EAC Housing for Older People Awards - Housing with Care 2014
Silver award winner in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2014.
Category: Housing-with-care, Housing-with-care under 30 units.
Winner EAC Housing for Older People Awards - Housing with Care 2011
Bronze award winner in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2011.
Category: Housing-with-care, Housing-with-care under 30 units.
Sponsor: The ExtraCare Charitable Trust.
Winner EAC Housing for Older People Awards - Housing with Care 2010
Gold award winner in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2010.
Category: Housing-with-care, Housing-with-care under 30 units.
Sponsor: Retirement Villages Ltd.

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