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Dennyshill Care Home


Location and contact details

Glenthorne Road, Duryard, Exeter, EX4 4QU

Dennyshill Care Home is a privately run Independent care home in a peaceful location in Exeter, It is a large bungalow all on one level with no steps, with five single bedrooms and two double bedrooms we can accomadate for up to 9 service users.

We are registered to provide accommodation for elderly persons who require nursing or personal care. Also we are able to provide care for elderly with learning and physical disabilities. We also accept individuals or couples in need of short or long term restpite care. 

Established for over 25 years, we pride ourselves on providing a family and homely environment.



Registration summary

Registration Date: 11 January 2011
Last CQC inspection: 21 March 2017
Local Authority: Devon
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs • Mental health conditions • Physical disabilities
Number of beds: 9

Care home group

Mrs T Hibberd

CQC Rating for Dennyshill Care Home

Where this care home can improve

Ratings are provided by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and reflects the most recent report for this care home, which was published on 27 April 2017.

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

Services offered at Dennyshill Care Home

Residential - Shared Spaces

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We have many activities during the week that are held in the comunal lounge or our large kitchen, activities include singing sessions, board games, knitting, drawing and colouring. We also have a large film collection.
Our activities co-ordinater who visits the home throughout the week spends one to one time with the service users and takes them out on day trips such as  fish and chips at the seaside.
We also have a music therapist that visits the home fortnighty.


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Residential - Your Room

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Most of the rooms overlook the gardens and large lawn, they all have a pleasant and airy feel.
All bedrooms are nicely decorated and residents are more than welcome to bring their own furniture if they wish. All rooms have their own sink and plenty of storage space for personal possessions. Large lockable storage is also available.


Dennyshill is a two minute walk from the local bus route and also a 5 minute drive from the local train station.

We have two large driveways with plenty of parking space and room for those who use wheelchairs.

Residential - health and lifestyle

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