Oakwood House, proud to provide expert nursing care to the people of Norfolk

Here at Oakwood House, a highly rated nursing home and residential care home near Norwich, we love being part of such a vibrant community in Norfolk and enjoy getting involved whenever and wherever we can. Our community here canvases the historic city of Norwich as well as various stunning surrounding towns and villages, such as Wymondham, Arminghall, Earlham, Eaton, Keswick, Hethersett, Taverham, Poringland, Cringleford, Brooke and more.

If you live in Norfolk near the A11 Attleborough Bypass, A140 Ipswich Road or the A146 Loddon Road, or if you’re on the west side of Norwich off the A47, you’re not far away from high-quality care and that all-important peace of mind you’ll be well-cared-for; Oakwood House nursing home and residential care home in Colney has been providing expert care since 1989.

Ideally located right next to Spire Norwich Hospital, our Colney care home is just a stone’s throw from Earlham, Little Melton and Hethersett. Oakwood House nursing home is also just under four miles away from the town of Costessey, seven miles from Wymondham and Caistor St. Edmund and 10 miles from Arminghall and Brooke, so it doesn’t take long to get to our care home from the towns and villages west and south of the city of Norwich. No matter where you live in Norfolk, fantastic care at our nursing home and residential care home in Colney isn’t far away.

If you live near Wymondham, Costessey, Hethersett, Little Melton, Taverham, Poringland, Arminghall, Brooke, Caistor St. Edmund, Barford, Dunston, Eaton, Keswick, Cringleford or Trowse, Oakwood House in Norfolk is most certainly a care home to consider for long-term nursing care or residential care. Whether you’re considering care for yourself or a loved one at our nursing home in Colney, our expert team is here to offer everything you need in a real home from home in a great location – Oakwood House is only four miles from Norwich city centre, surrounded by beautiful trees, and right by an historic Norman church. We put on a wide variety of activities, events and family parties, we serve freshly cooked food and we have a strong focus on our residents’ emotional wellbeing.

It’s easy to find us here at Oakwood House Private Residential & Nursing Home in Norfolk, just off Old Watton Road in Colney, Norwich. No matter which way you’re coming from, here’s how to reach Oakwood House: if you’re coming from Norwich city centre, simply head west on Earlham Road and turn right at the traffic lights onto Old Watton Road; if you’re coming from Wymondham on the A11 Eastbound to our care home, follow the A47 Northbound. From the A47, take the exit for Colney onto Watton Road (B1108) then turn left at the traffic lights onto Old Watton Road. Once you’re on Old Watton Road, continue until the road bends to the right and there’s a turn on the left – turn here and follow this lane until you see the entrance to Oakwood House on the left-hand side.

At Oakwood House, a wonderful nursing home in Colney near Norwich, we’re proud to provide expert care in well-appointed, warm and welcoming surroundings. Families and staff travel from all over Norfolk to come to our care home, including from Wymondham, Hethersett, Little Melton, Earlham, Eaton, Keswick, Cringleford, Arminghall, Brooke, Caistor St. Edmund, Barford, Costessey, Dunston and Trowse, and we hope you’ll come and see us very soon too.

Get in touch today to find out more about our person-centred care here at Oakwood House nursing home and residential care home in Colney, Norwich, right in the heart of Norfolk.

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Little Melton

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14 miles 23 mins