Henford House Care Home in Warminster

So why choose to come and stay with us at Henford House? The answer, which so many of our residents and their families tell us, is that Henford House really is a special place, with staff who put the needs of the residents before everything else.

Many of the staff here at Henford House have been with us for a long time, which helps to create a warm family feeling in the home. Not only are the staff one of the home's biggest assets, but the period building, fabulous gardens and its rural location, all add to making Henford House a care home with a heart.

We offer 24 hour nursing care and are happy to discuss with you and your loved ones our person-centred approach to care here at Henford House. Your care needs will be discussed and reviewed by the staff with you on a regular basis so you are able tell us how you want to be cared for. We also want to help our residents live a full and active life and our activities team, along with the rest of the staff, are here to make that happen.

We are proud of our home and the experiences our residents receive, as echoed by a family member on carehome.co.uk, where they have stated that, “the team have been very helpful and have gone above and beyond the call of duty to make sure our Uncle has been well cared for medically and socially.”

We know and understand that the decision to move into a care home, or having to find the right home for a friend or loved one is a hard and difficult one to make, and we are here to help make this journey as simple and straight forward as possible. So why not begin by picking up pick up the phone and having a good old fashioned chat about how Henford House can help you make the right decision.

Here at Henford House, our doors are always open. There's no need to make an appointment, so we look forward to welcoming you into our home and having a chat over a cup of coffee, with a delicious piece of home-made cake.

Life at Henford House Care Home

Care, activities, facilities and food are all major focuses at our home. It is important that each of these services are tailored to the individual needs and preferences of residents, which is why we employ a wonderful team of professionals who can deliver support using a warm and person-centred approach.

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Our team

Our staff members are the life and soul of the services we provide, and are always excited when a new resident comes to join us. Each team, from nurses to housekeepers, are part of the reason why our home is such a unique place to live. They consistently deliver care and services to a high standard and strive to ensure that residents can live their lives to the fullest.

Henford House Care Home in Warminster

Vivian Laurent

Acting General Manager

Hi, my name is Vivian and I am the Acting General Manager here at Henford House. I hope you find what you're looking for on our website.

Before Barchester, I was the commissioning Regional Operations Director responsible for seven care homes in the Doncaster region, plus managing three other homes in the Nottingham region.

I have had extensive experience previously travelling, managing and supporting homes' managers in Norfolk and Hertfordshire, supporting four homes in Warwickshire and managing six homes in Nottingham.

Previously, I was the Commissioning Home Manager of a brand new service in Leeds and a Registered Manager for a few care homes that provided residential, dementia, and nursing care.

I am proud of my passion and dedication towards the care of the elderly. I am happy when I manage to put a smile on the faces of the people I support. 

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Our care

The care we provide is delivered in a way that promotes independence for those who live in our home. Where possible, it is important that residents are encouraged to perform daily tasks independently or with minor support. Our services are devised with individualised treatment in mind for each person, so getting to know everyone and understanding their needs is imperative to delivering bespoke, person-centred care.

Types of care

Nursing Care

Nursing care is for people who need a qualified nursing care team available to them 24 hours a day.

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Residential Care

Our residential care is ideal for frail older people that would benefit from additional care and support, but without the need for specialist nursing or dementia care.

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Respite Care & Short Breaks

Whether you care for a relative or are in need of care yourself, taking a break from your usual routine can do the world of good.

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Amazing Food

Nothing short of great food is prepared and served in our homes

Our approach to food and nutrition


  • Wi-fi available
  • En-suite rooms
  • Step-free access
  • Hairdressing salon


  • Activity room
  • Flexible mealtimes
  • Internet access/wifi
  • Laundry


  • Disabled bathroom
  • Disabled WC/facilities
  • Disabled parking
  • Disability awareness/equality training


  • Electric profiling bed
  • En-suite toilet
  • En-suite toilet plus bath/shower
  • Furnished rooms and own furniture welcomed
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What people say about us

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Are you ready to discuss your individual care requirements? Pick up the phone and talk to us, book a visit to our care home or come and take a look around our facilities.

New care enquiries 01985 881 053

New care enquiry phone lines are open 8am - 8pm

All other calls 01985 212 430

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Lower Marsh Road Warminster BA12 9PB Get directions