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Contact Details

Hulcott
The Old Rectory
Hulcott
Aylesbury
Buckinghamshire
HP22 5AX

Home Manager
Margaret Smart

Telephone
0808 223 5514

Located in the peaceful village of Hulcott, near Aylesbury, Hulcott Nursing Home is a beautiful 19th century house sympathetically converted and extended to provide the highest standards of residential and specialist nursing care for up to 38 elderly ladies and gentlemen.

Hulcott Nursing Home is steeped in history. Formerly the village rectory, the house was built in 1862 and is reputed to have been designed by George Devey, the architect famous for developing the Wealden vernacular style and responsible for the Hulcott School. Since then, the home has undergone a comprehensive but sensitive modernisation programme, retaining important period features while ensuring that the highest standard of care can be provided. Residents’ rooms and communal areas are decorated and furnished to a level one would expect in such a fine building.

Hulcott care and nursing home in Buckinghamshire offers a full range of residential and nursing care support, including trial stays, short stay and convalescent care, as well as long-term care. Residents are encouraged to bring important personal possessions to personalise their rooms. Hulcott operates an open visiting policy, where residents and loved ones may visit at convenient times. In common with all of our homes, Hulcott’s manager has a qualified nursing background. The home is fully registered with the Care Quality Commission and has ISO9001/2000 and Hospitality Assured accreditation.

  • Beautiful Wealden style house
  • Professional nursing care
  • The highest standards of accommodation
  • Dedicated friendly staff team
  • Excellent reputation for care
  • Tailored care plans

Life in a Caring Home is viewed as a continuum of life – an opportunity to gain new experiences and learn new things – whilst maintaining your existing hobbies and interests.

At every Caring Home, there is a dedicated activities co-ordinator who is on hand to support residents in learning new hobbies and maintaining existing ones.

An activities programme is developed by the activities co-ordinators who work in conjunction with the clinical team in reviewing each individuals occupational interests and tailoring an activities programme that addresses them.

For further information about activities please visit our “living with us” section.

Care Categories

  • Residential
  • Nursing

Care Specialisms

  • Alzheimer's
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease

I just say a huge thank you and all your staff at Hulcott for the loving care they gave my wife during her last two weeks of her life. I would also like to thank you all for the support I received while she was with you. I was very concerned when she moved from the hospice where she felt loved, cared for and safe. However my fears were groundless, the time devoted to her needs, their empathy and the patience and professionalism of all your people without exception was exemplary... carehomes.co.uk -

96 out of 100

Hulcott Care Home is a first class care home delivering quality, compassionate care and I would not hesitate to recommend to anyone with complex care needs, such as those of my mother-in-law. The team 'go the extra mile' in looking after their residents. Always smiling and cheerful, the staff indicate that Hulcott is a happy, well-managed place where both workers and residents are treated with kindness and respect... carehomes.co.uk -

89 out of 100

Pretty place, lovely staff, conscientious, caring and capable.

How likely would you be to recommend Hulcott Care Home with Nursing? Likely

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92 out of 100

Total AAA service. Could not be better. Always provide 100% service. Have helped my family for years. Would never consider another home. You have diamond of a home in Hulcott. Words cannot express my thanks to the team there, from the manager to the handy man. All the staff are happy and that shows in the residents.

How likely would you be to recommend Hulcott Care Home with Nursing? Extremely likely

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95 out of 100

My aunt was very well looked after for a year and six months, as she was almost a hundred years old when she died. She was treated with care and dignity.

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95 out of 100

All the staff are very kind and helpful. The care my husband receives is very good.

Review relates to December 2014.

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92 out of 100

My aunt was very well cared for in the 15 years she spent there, the last 5 years she was bed ridden. The staff were all very polite and caring.

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92 out of 100

My mother & step father have been residents since Easter 2014. I recently spent one week respite following an operation on my foot. Staff attitude excellent. Food excellent.

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89 out of 100

Home from home accommodation, made to feel welcome and comfortable. Staff very friendly nothing is to much trouble. Relatives and friend encouraged to visit and be involved in care programme would definatly recommend.

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89 out of 100

Although I live in Essex myself, my mother lived locally. She had known of people in 'Hulcott' and was happy to come herself. She was instantly happy and settled, and both my sisters and I have been totally satisfied with her care and attention.

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97 out of 100

The staff in the care home are always courteous and friendly. The care delivered is of a high calibre and the atmosphere within the home itself has a 'home from home' feel and is very comfortable.

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94 out of 100

All staff made dads last week of his life peaceful and comfortable. Found them to be very kind and patient. I would highly recommend this home to everyone. The family and myself are very grateful for all the care given, happy he was in your home.

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100 out of 100

My mother spent 3 months at the Hulcott Nursing Home and was extremely well looked after. It was the perfect way to end her life, if you know what I mean. Everybody was very attentive to her needs and made it their job to get to know Alice personally. They also did everything to make the stay as enjoyable and pain free as possible. My family are very grateful for all their efforts.

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97 out of 100

A very friendly, warm atmosphere from all staff and residents. The home has a happy, relaxed feel. My father has been kept very comfortable and has received a lot of TLC.

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89 out of 100

My mother has been a resident for over 2 years. Mental state has diminished considerably & now bedridden & needs feeding. Staff have shown patience throughout the time Mum has been there & the care she now receives is marvelous. She always looks cosy and comfortable, nighties and bed clothes clean & room tidy & clean too. Staff are always willing to chat & give me information as to how she is... carehomes.co.uk -

89 out of 100

Entering nursing home is like going into a 1st class hotel, you are always greeted with a smile. The residence are locked after by all members of staff with kindness.

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93 out of 100

My mother can do nothing for herself. She is well looked after here. The staff are very caring and friendly. In the short time my mother has been here we have been very impressed with her care.

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99 out of 100

Lovely location, caring staff, clean and tidy, varied menu, good activities.

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98 out of 100

A clean welcoming home. Staff are very caring and approachable. Residents always look clean and tidy and daily activities keep them motivated. I am pleased my mother is under their care, safe and well looked after.

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89 out of 100

From the little knowledge we had of homes, this felt right. It has the feel good feeling and caring staff. It took Dad a little while to fit in the routine but I feel he is now in good hands. Mother was struggling at home.

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92 out of 100

My friends stay was made comfortable and enjoyable.

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92 out of 100

I would recommend it here. The food is good and your looked after well.

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95 out of 100

Pleasant well furnished room, comfortable bed. Good food. Visitors welcome at any time. Staff always helpful.

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97 out of 100

My mother is very well cared for with regular visits from doctor, chiropodist and hairdresser. The staff are very diligent and caring.

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97 out of 100

Mother and I were very happy to leave Dad in such a wonderful caring and positive warm home. Giving him company and TLC in their care!

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92 out of 100

Realising it was going to be difficult for mother to readjust from living in her own home, we were impressed by the manner and care that the staff showed in helping her make the transition. Today, after 3 months though mother's dementia has progressed and her physical abilities improved slightly, the same care and attention to detail is being shown. Overall the staff do their best under difficult circumstances to ensure that mum's stay is as happy and comfortable as possible... carehomes.co.uk -

89 out of 100

My mother has received excellent care. The staff could not be more helpful at a very difficult time, in both practical and caring ways. Visitors are also made very welcome. The food is also really good. Mum looks really well today and I know it's because of the attention and care she has had.

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96 out of 100

I have looked at a lot of homes in this area. I found this was the best one for my auntie.

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97 out of 100

Very impressed with the care and attention given to my husband. The attention to his needs exceeded my expectation. He was happy with his stay. I had left him for a day prior to his respite week and now know I can leave him with total confidence.

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92 out of 100

It is like a guest house. They are well looked after and asked all the time as to what they would like to do, also what meals they would like. Plenty for them to do if they want to. The staff are very very good. I can go in when I like.

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92 out of 100

Extremely nice well run home in a tiny village. An abundance of dedicated staff on call at all times including nurses, makes for a happy atmosphere. Nothing is too much trouble. I would recommend to anyone. My sister who is 83 is very happy there.

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95 out of 100

The staff are very friendly and helpful. We have nice gardens, well maintained. I would recommend this home.

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99 out of 100

The staff are very helpful and always pleased to assist. I would recommend Hulcott to anyone. The food is varied and appetising. The activities and entertainment is pleasurable and varied. Hulcott is in beautiful setting. The gardens are lovely and accessible.

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97 out of 100

The attitude and care displayed by all staff. There is a warm, friendly but professional atmosphere to this home which makes it very much a home from home. Residents can be sure of attention to their individual needs and staff make sure they get to know resident's individual personalities and foibles.

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90 out of 100

The most caring and compassionate staff of any home my mother has lived in. Beautiful setting.

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96 out of 100

Visiting the home twice each day for 3 years. Staff very friendly, helpful.

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92 out of 100

This is a very nice, clean and very friendly care home and I would certainly highly recommend it to anyone interested.

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99 out of 100

The Home is run very well and all of my needs are well catered for. Eveyone is very friendly and caring.

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99 out of 100

Hulcott Care Home was recommended by a friend who had a relative staying there. My brother and I wanted a home from home for our father who can no longer live independently due to vascular dementia and a heart problem. Hulcott fits the bill as the staff are warm and friendly, there is no nasty smell. My father has his own room with shower, toilet and hand basin, which is cleaned daily... carehomes.co.uk -

98 out of 100

This is a very good home. I'm looked after very well. The food is good, plenty of choices.

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99 out of 100

I would thoroughly recommend someone to come to Hulcott.

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99 out of 100

Very well cared for and looked after.

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92 out of 100

Friendly, caring, thoughtful, hard working staff and very nice environment, plus very high standards of cleanliness.

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89 out of 100
20 Years of great care and support
carehome.co.uk recommended
Hospitality Assured
Dementia Awards 2014 Winner

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