The two storey development is divided into two wings. The Meadows Wing is a spacious purpose designed environment providing 24 specialised nursing care bedrooms with en-suites. Staff care for and support people in an environment designed to allow free movement throughout living quarters and communal areas, which include an enclosed courtyard and walled garden. The Lantern Wing is a purpose-designed critical and palliative care environment of 17 bedrooms with facilities for relatives.
The Lantern Care Centre enables those who require intensive nursing care to maintain their current status and maximise their quality of life through provision of 24-hour management and specialist critical nursing care.
|Developer & Client:||Chacombe Park Developments Ltd|
|Value:||The aircrete value was some £191,300 with the total development costing more than £5 million|
|Location:||Badby Park Ltd, Badby Road West, Badby, Northants, NN11 4NH|
|Type of Contract:||Private|
|Executive summary:||This project is a good example of the Rå Build method of construction with a solid wall approach, using large format blocks and rapid setting Celfix Thin Joint mortar. The Alsecco Basic 1 expanded polystyrene external render system completed the structure.|
|Architect:||Acanthus Clews Architects, Head office, Acanthus House, 57 Hightown Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 9BE|
|Contractor:||Minett Group, Units 1 & 2 Raymond Close, Wollaston, Northants, NN29 7RG. Minett Group is an established H+H UK recommended contractor|
|External render contractor:||Complete Rendering Solutions, 1 Matthew Court, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire LE65 2PY|