Laundry service
Personal alarm system

Built in 1891, Abbeyfield House is a grand Victorian house offering 9 rooms equipped with their own bathroom facilities, carpets and curtains. We encourage you to bring your own furniture, to help make the house feel like a real home from home. The house has recently been renovated with a new block paved garden and drive, new kitchen and updates to the laundry area. 

Our two housekeepers provide delicious, home cooked meals twice a day; at lunchtime and a light meal at tea time. We have a varied menu and there are also freshly baked cakes available each day as well as biscuits and fresh fruit.

We provide a Care Connect Service should there be any emergency such as a trip or fall, offering peace of mind that there is always someone available to help if you need them.

Spend time in the communal areas getting to know the other residents or relax and watch a film in the lounge. Our beautiful enclosed garden is the perfect place to enjoy some fresh air.

Set in a beautiful location, Abbeyfield House is close to many shops, cafes, restaurants and pubs close by for you to choose from. For the nature lovers, we are not far from the stunning North Pennines Area of Natural Beauty and are just a short walk from the River Tees. Visit the Historic Barnard Castle, which is set on a high rock above the River Tees and offers fantastic views over the Tees Gorge.

Milk, papers and mail is delivered daily to each resident who lives with us.

Abbeyfield House is managed by Abbeyfield Barnard Castle Society.

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What's included in the cost?

Spend time enjoying life rather than worrying about meals, maintenance and household bills. Living with Abbeyfield is hassle free, affordable and convenient making monthly budgeting simple and easy. Our price includes:

Price available on application

Two delicious meals a day Two delicious meals a day
Utilities - gas, water, electric Utilities - gas, water, electric
Council tax Council tax
Cleaning Cleaning
On-site staff On-site staff
Security Security
Alarm system Alarm system
Garden maintenance Garden maintenance
Laundry service Laundry service
*Occasionally what is included can vary by house. Please check with the house for full details. Depending on your personal circumstances you may be eligible for financial support to cover some of these costs

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