Croft House Care Home with Nursing

Croft House is a registered care home which is home to fifty nine people and specialises in providing care for residential, nursing and dementia related needs.

Croft House is a modern building located in the busy village of Shotton Colliery between Durham and Peterlee. The home is on a local bus route making it easily accessible by bus or car.

Croft House offers a high level accommodation, which is matched by quality nursing, residential and dementia care from a dedicated and well trained staff team.

Our residents see Croft House as their home and with our wellbeing and activity team are actively encouraged to get involved in the daily decisions of the home.

We are able to offer the following services
  • Full time permanent residential care
  • Nursing care
  • Dementia care
  • Respite Care
  • Short term residential care
  • Safe and secure accommodation for people who are living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia related illnesses

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The superb kitchen has the most up to date equipment and is managed by a head cook and their team. An extensive menu of the highest quality food is offered to our residents. Choice is available at every meal.

In addition to the main kitchen, each floor of the home has its own dedicated kitchen area with drinks and light snacks available all day and night if required.

The residents likes and dislikes are incorporated into daily meals and they choose on a daily basis from the extensive menu.


All bedrooms are single rooms with en-suite shower facilities. Each room has beautiful fitted furniture with an integrated fridge (if required) and a television with Freeview as standard. Sky Television can be available if required by the resident.

Each nursing bedroom has a ceiling hoist for safe and easy moving of residents and also has a profiling nursing bed as standard as well as all the above facilities.

  • Each floor has a beautifully decorated and furnished lounge and dining room
  • Hairdressing salon
  • Activities rooms
  • Quiet lounges
  • Access to garden
  • Interactive tables to enjoy many activities
  • Safe visiting pod
Additional Services
  • Extensive grounds and well maintained gardens
  • Communal bathrooms have tracking hoists
  • Internet access
  • Wellbeing/Activities co-ordinators
  • Interactive tables which enhances wellbeing
  • Trips out of the home

Croft House Residential Care Home

Carlyle Crescent
Shotton Colliery
Co Durham
Tel: 0191 526 1132