Elder Care Home Finder
Discuss your care needs
0333 305 9326

Legh House


Location and contact details

117 Rylands Lane, Weymouth, DT4 9QB

Our Care Homes provide 24 hour personalised care along with a wide range of services and facilities tailored to your needs. As a resident you can be sure you will continue to have access to health, leisure and community services. 

Legh House accommodates 18 residents in 18 single rooms (17 en suite). Residents may bring their own furniture. All rooms on ground floor level.

Please contact us on 01305 773663 or send us an enquiry for more information.

Registration summary

Managers: Claire Wright
Registration Date: 24 November 2010
Last CQC inspection: 18 April 2018
Local Authority: Dorset
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs
Number of beds: 19

CQC Rating for Legh House

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 23 May 2018.

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

Services offered at Legh House

Residential - Your Room

  • Emergency call systems:
  • Pets allowed:
  • TV and telephone point in resident rooms:
  • Rooms with full en-suite bathroom:
  • Smoking allowed:
  • Shared rooms available for couples:


  • Day care:
  • Respite care:
  • Accepting referrals from Local Authority(s):
  • Accepting self-funded clients:
  • Emergency care:
  • Accepting new clients:

Residential - Shared Spaces

  • Overnight visitor facilities:
  • Secure access to the building:
  • Access to kitchen facilities:
  • Transport available at the home:
  • Disabled access throughout the home and gardens:
  • Gardens or secure outside space:
  • Good access to public transport links:
  • Recreation room:

Residential - health and lifestyle

  • Internet access:
  • A place of worship or visiting clergy:
  • Residents may retain own GP:
  • Scheduled GP rounds:
  • Special diets:
  • On-site hairdressing:
  • Daily activities and entertainment:

What people are saying about Legh House

Chestnuts Residential Home

93b Wyke Road, Weymouth, DT4 9QS
Chestnuts Residential Home is a small care home situated in Weymouth, with a capacity of thirteen. The home houses adults over 65 including those with physical disabilities. The home also accepts individuals with dementia and mental health conditions. Chestnuts Residential Home has been operating...

Gracewell of Weymouth

Cross Road, Weymouth, DT4 9QX
Gracewell of Weymouth is a large nursing home in Weymouth housing a maximum of seventy individuals. The facility accepts younger and elderly adults with physical disabilities. Additionally, Gracewell of Weymouth is able to support people with dementia and sensory impairment. Gracewell of Weymouth...

Gracewell of Weymouth

Cross Road, Weymouth, DT4 9QX
Gracewell of Weymouth is a luxury care home with state-of-the-art facilities, set in a peaceful and highly desirable residential area of Weymouth. The home provides high-quality personal and nursing care, as well as specific services for residents with dementia. The bedroom accommodation for r...


1 Verne Road, Weymouth, DT4 0RX
Elsadene is a small residental home located in Weymouth, with a capacity of thirteen. The residency caters for adults of all ages with mental health conditions. The care home also accepts individuals with physical disabilities. The care home has been registered with the Care Quality Commission (C...

Buxton House

423B Radipole Lane, Weymouth, DT4 0QJ
Buxton House is a warm and welcoming residential and dementia care home in Weymouth, Dorset. With a light and airy atmosphere, the home allows residents to live their lives as if in the comfort of their own homes whilst being cared for by committed, professionally trained staff. Buxton House ha...

Weymouth - Weymouth Care Home

21 Glendinning Avenue, Weymouth, DT4 7QF
The home is registered to provide accommodation with nursing care for up to 34 people. It provides services to older people, with substantial and complex needs including people with dementia. At the time of our visit there were 34 people living at the home. One bed is offered as a respite care. ...

Friary House

26 Carlton Road North, Weymouth, DT4 7PY
Friary House is a care home registered to provide personal care and accommodation for up to 16 older people. The home is located in Weymouth, Dorset. There are a number of communal areas such as a dining room and lounge and a garden area.

The Queen Charlotte

432 Chickerell Road, Chickerell, Weymouth, DT3 4DQ
Queen Charlotte is a care home specialising in dementia care. Set in a character property located amongst mature, manicured gardens, the home is decorated to offer sensory and tactile stimulation, appropriate for all stages of dementia. The home offers spacious single bedrooms with en-suite fac...

Kingsley Court

28 Dorchester Road, Weymouth, DT4 7JU
Kingsley Court is a medium size residental home situated in Weymouth, with capacity to house 19 residents. Kingsley Court accepts older individuals including people with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. The home has been operating for more than three years. In June 2018, the CQC rewarded ...

Danmor Lodge Limited

Danmor Lodge, 12-14 Alexandra Road, Weymouth, DT4 7QH
Danmor Lodge is a comfortable residential home located near the scenic Weymouth Bay; a family home that has built up a strong community reputation. The home incorporates some of the latest care technology, with en-suite rooms, and a hydrotherapy bath. Together with long-term care, Danmor Lodge...

Dorset Learning Disability Service - 3 Cranford Avenue

3 Cranford Avenue, Weymouth, DT4 7TN
Cranford Avenue is a home providing a range of services for adults with learning and physical disabilities. Our home is a three-storey house in a quiet area of Weymouth, Dorset. We are near Weymouth College, a beautiful beach and local nature reserve. The town has many attractions, including rest...

The Lawns

Fernhill Avenue, Weymouth, DT4 7QU
The Lawns is a small care home located in Weymouth housing a maximum of fourteen individuals. The care home accepts adults of all ages including those with physical disabilities. Additionally, the care home is able to support people with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia and mental health c...
This website uses data from the CQC and NHS Choices