Greensleeves Care tunes up for Buckler’s Lodge opening
Greensleeves Care has achieved practical completion on its 80-bed Buckler’s Lodge luxury care home in Crowthorne, Berkshire.
The care home, set in over two acres of grounds surrounded by countryside and forest, is due to welcome its first residents in January.
Buckler’s Lodge facilities will including spacious ensuite bedrooms, comfortable lounges, bistro, private dining room, library and cinema.
Greensleeves said Buckler’s Lodge will create more than 100 job opportunities in the local area.
In a related development, Greensleeves Care has further strengthened its presence in Berkshire by leasing The Manor care home in Old Windsor.
The home benefits from an enviable location set in six acres of grounds and offers nursing, dementia, and residential care.
The Manor is the 26th operating home for the charity with more developments on site and in the pipeline.
“We are delighted to welcome the residents and our new colleagues at The Manor care home in Old Windsor to the Greensleeves Care family,” said chief executive Paul Newman.
“Interest in Buckler’s Lodge is also high, and we look forward to welcoming our first residents at Crowthorne in 2022,” he added.
“These new homes are key milestones in our long-term strategy to expand the delivery of high-quality care to the growing number of older people.”