Magnolia House Care Home
Magnolia House is a residential care home for older people and has
been operating as a care home since the early 1970’s. However in
September 2009 it was purchased by the present owners - The Adelaide
Lodge Care Home LLP has been successfully caring for the elderly
since 1993. It is the Care Management team’s focus on achieving the
highest standards possible with the other three care homes it
operates in East Devon and we intend to bring Magnolia House’s
reputation up the same level and be known as a forerunner in the
provision of care for the elderly in East Devon.
Magnolia House Care Home is registered and accredited by Devon
County Council under the residential homes act of 1984 and with Care
Quality Commission (CQC) for 20 residents and is located in the
busy, attractive market town of Axminster in picturesque East Devon.
The Home is situated on the eastern edge of the town on Lyme Road
which is just a few minutes walk from the town centre, churches and
The East Devon market town of Axminster, has a great deal to offer
its many visitors, - a fascinating history, a lively atmosphere and
miles of country walks for ramblers, being just a few of the many
delights of the town..
The small ancient market town of Axminster is situated on the River
Axe in the east of Devon. It is famous for its Axminster carpets.
These were designed by Thomas Whitty in 1775, in a manner similar to
Turkish carpets. Caster Hill House, where the carpets were
originally produced, can still be seen. The carpets were of the
highest quality, custom made carpets for the country’s stately homes
and mansions. The manufacturing process can still be seen today by
visitors to the Axminster carpet factory.
Axminster’s origins date back to Celtic times and it is thought to
have been first settled around 300 BC. The Saxon church of St Mary
stands on Minster Green in the centre of town. It has an interesting
Norman door and a Jacobean pulpit.
The town has many interesting and attractive streets radiating out
from the town square and the Minster church of St Nicholas.
Axminster is still a pleasant, unspoilt Devon market town,
surrounded by beautiful countryside and filled with charm and
“We are totally committed to the comfort and quality of care for
each resident and the individual is of prime importance at Magnolia
House". Our Home prides itself on offering highly professional care
with a personal touch. With 16 bedrooms, many with en-suite
facilities, Our Care Home offers a safe, relaxed and homely
environment. Residents are made to feel as comfortable and secure as
they would in their own homes, at the same time recognising their
needs. While all aids are available and staff are on hand to assist
where needed, the independence of the individual is encouraged and
supported so that they may enjoy their daily life in secure and
Amanda can be contacted on: 01297 34741
Magnolia House Lyme Road Axminster Devon Devon EX13 3BH.
Email: [email protected]