Listed in Kent
Queen Elizabeth House is a very comfortable purpose-built residential home opened by the Queen Mother in 1990. The home is situated on the London/Kent borders mid-way between the busy towns of Bromley and Petts Wood.
The home has a total of 28 bedrooms with en-suite facilities. Each room is fully furnished to a high standard. Residents are encouraged to bring in personal items such as pictures, ornaments and small items of furniture. The rooms are also equipped with a call bell system, TV point, easily accessible light switches and plug sockets. In addition, we have a number of assisted bathrooms/shower rooms.
The home has a very large bright, spacious and tastefully decorated sitting room that gives a panoramic view of the front. There is a beautifully decorated dining room with concertina doors that open up onto the beautiful rear garden. There is also a small lounge and library which also overlooks the beautifully landscaped, even-levelled rear garden.
A passenger lift is available to the upper floor. There is an Activities Coordinator based in the home who arranges a regular programme of activities, which includes trips to the theatre, cinema, galleries, bowling, swimming, meals out, etc. for the residents. There are also regular visits by a hairdresser, chiropodist, GP and District Nurse.
There are good transport links to the home with Bickley train station within walking distance and the 366 & R7 buses stopping outside the home.