Elder Care Home Finder
Discuss your care needs
0333 305 9326

Vane Hill


Location and contact details

15-72 Vane Hill Road, Torquay, TQ1 2BZ

Vane Hill ARBD Care is situated in a quiet residential area at the end of a cul-de-sac. Meadfoot Beach, Beacon Cove and the town center are all within walking distance. The home is registered to provide accommodation and care for a maximum of thirty-two people who are in the registration category of past or present alcohol dependence and are over 40 years of age.

In exceptional circumstances, people between the ages of 18 and 39 may be admitted, if it can be shown that their assessed needs can be properly met. The team do not provide a service for people who continue to abuse alcohol. The property is made up of two fine Victorian residences adjacent to each other, set above the harbour and boasting stunning views of Torbay.

Vane Hill has been providing specialist residential care for people living with alcohol related brain damage such as Korsakoff's syndrome for almost 20 years. The Manager at Vane Hill has 20 years of experience in supporting this client group and his staff team reflect his dedication, expertise and long service in this home from home. Residents at Vane Hill benefit from the consistency of support that the staff team provides. The team at Vane Hill is experienced in supporting new residents in poor states of health. The support they provide aims to improve residents' physical and mental health from the outset.

Information supplied by carehome.co.uk

Registration summary

Managers: Steven William Sydney Todd
Registration Date: 25 January 2011
Last CQC inspection: 11 February 2018
Local Authority: Torbay
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults under 65 yrs • Caring for people whose rights are restricted under the Mental Health Act • Dementia • Mental health conditions
Number of beds: 32

CQC Rating for Vane Hill

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 22 March 2018.

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

Services offered at Vane Hill

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 Vane Hill

Sundial Lodge Care Home

Sundial Lodge, Park Hill Road, Torquay, TQ1 2EA
Sundial Lodge is registered to provide accommodation and personal care for a maximum of 48 people. The home provides apartment accommodation and care to older people. It is situated in a residential area of Torquay and is less than a mile from the town centre, and on a public bus route.

Georgian House

Park Hill Road, Torquay, TQ1 2DZ
Georgian House is registered to provide accommodation and personal care for up to 40 people of all ages, who may have physical and mental health needs.

Lincombe Manor

Middle Lincombe Road, Torquay, TQ1 2NE
Lincombe Manor offers the finest residential and nursing care in a stunning location. Set in the much sought after Lincombes on the headland overlooking Torbay.  An oceanic oasis, Lincombe boasts beautiful panoramic views across the coast and out to sea. As part of the Lincombe Manor Retirem...

Burlington Care and Support Services

Burlington House, 51-53 Warren Road, Torquay, TQ2 5TQ
Burlington Care and Support Services is a small residental home located in Torquay, with capacity to house thirteen residents. The care home caters for younger and elderly adults with learning disabilities. The home has been registered with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) since December 2010. I...

Rosehill Rehabilitation Unit

Lower Warberry Road, Torquay, TQ1 1QY
Rosehill Rehabilitation Unit is a medium size care residence located in Torquay housing a maximum of 16 individuals. The residency caters for adults of all ages including those with physical disabilities. The residency also accepts individuals with caring for people whose rights are restricted un...

Greycliffe Manor

Lower Warberry Road, Torquay, TQ1 1QY
LATE SPRING SALE 2018 Come and stay with us for up to 4 weeks respite at a reduced rate of £625 per week. Pro-rata per day, for pre-booked stays. Must started before the end of September 2018. Greycliffe Manor is a service that feels passionate in achieving quality care, looking to help older p...

Keychange Charity Erith House Care Home

Lower Erith Road, Wellswood, Torquay, TQ1 2PX
Erith House - Keychange Charity is a Torquay care home that provides a welcoming environment and a care team that takes a compassionate approach to all personal needs. As well as being skilled in a wide range of care expertise, staff are also committed to Christian values and kindness. A nutri...

Warberries Nursing Home

Lower Warberry Road, Torquay, TQ1 1QS
Warberries Nursing Home is a Victorian Grade 2 listed Manor House set in attractive grounds with views of Torquay and its harbour. The interior has many original features, including a grand entrance hall and staircase. The spacious en-suite rooms have comfortable seating and remote control fl...

Mr 'C's

4-6 Matlock Terrace, St Lukes Road, Torquay, TQ2 5NY
Mr 'C's is a large care home (with nursing facilities) located in Torquay, with capacity to house fourty residents. The care home caters for adults of all ages including people with dementia. The care home has been operating since October 2013. In February 2018, the CQC rewarded the nursing home ...

Mount Tryon

Higher Warberry Road, Torquay, TQ1 1RR
Mount Tryon is located in the Warberry area of Torquay and sits in beautiful private grounds. They provide first-class 24-hour service in areas including post-operative, convalescent and nursing care and are also a Preferred Provider for the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Young Physically Disable...


25 Croft Road, Torquay, TQ2 5UD
Bethesda residential home offers accommodation with care and support to up to 24 older people. Nursing care is not provided by the service. This service is provided by community nurses working for the NHS.

Garden House

Middle Warberry Road, Torquay, TQ1 1RN
Garden House is a medium size care home situated in Torquay, with capacity to house thirty residents. The home cares for and supports adults over 65 including people with caring for people whose rights are restricted under the mental health act. The residency also cares for residents with dementi...
This website uses data from the CQC and NHS Choices