About Briardene

A family run retirment home offering the highest standards...

At Briar Dene, we always strive to make you comfortable & relaxed - we do the following to promote this:


Residents are encouraged to maintain their independence.


You are addressed in the manner of your choosing. 


Your religious, cultural and personal preferences are


Outings are arranged for your enjoyment. 


Activities are organised a number of afternoons each week such as quizzes, bingo and gentle exercises.


Coffee mornings are held in the lounge or garden in aid of local charities. 


Transport can be arranged to local shops and amenities which are but a short distance away.


Your Comfort is very important to us.


Our light and spacious lounge is a real pleasure. It is tastefully furnished, with Parker Knoll wing chairs and a baby grand piano, overlooking the garden on 2 sides.


The lounge is complemented by a dining room where each resident enjoys a separate table with white linen and fine tableware. All meals are served by our friendly, experienced waitresses.


A south facing patio area overlooking the lawn and established garden makes a lovely location to enjoy morning coffee and afternoon tea on warmer days.


We respect your personal feelings.


Individual personal care such as assistance with bathing and dressing is an integral part of our service and this is always given with the utmost regard and respect for the personal feelings of the resident.


Our experienced, well trained and carefully chosen team of staff members will ensure the highest standard of care for all. Staff Will discharge their duties to a high standard ensuring privacy, dignity, independence and choice.


In addition to the above functions carried out by staff at the home, we receive regular visits from a chiropodist and two hairdressers. General Practitioners, district nurses and other health care professionals make regular visits thus ensuring that all your needs are catered for.