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Shaftesbury House Residential Care Home

★★☆☆Requires improvement

Shaftesbury House is situated in a quiet residential area of the historic town of Ipswich, next door to St John's Church.

The spacious 28 bedrooms are complete with an en-suite and telephone and television points. There are two homely lounge areas and a light and airy dining room providing a welcoming atmosphere for residents to enjoy delicious home-cooked meals in the company of others.

Just a short bus ride from the picturesque marina, the home is close to restaurants, art galleries, shops and other attractions Ipswich has to offer.

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Registration summary

Next manager holiday: 11 April 2018
Registration Date: 16 December 2010
Last CQC inspection: 27 November 2017
Local Authority: Suffolk
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs • Physical disabilities • Sensory impairment
Number of beds: 28
Minimum weekly cost: £575
Maximum weekly cost: £630

CQC Rating for Shaftesbury House Residential Care Home

Where this care home can improve
Overall
★★☆☆Requires improvement
Safe
★★☆☆Requires improvement
Effective
★★☆☆Requires improvement
Caring
★★★☆Good
Responsive
★★☆☆Requires improvement
Well-led
★★☆☆Requires improvement

Ratings are provided by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and reflects the most recent report for this care home, which was published on 13 January 2018.

See CQC's page explaining ratings for more details about ratings and inspection practices of care homes in England.

Services offered at Shaftesbury House Residential Care Home

Residential - Shared Spaces

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General

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Residential - Your Room

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Residential - health and lifestyle

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