Construction National

Magazine, Online Directory and Web Design Service

Tue23102018

Last updateTue, 23 Oct 2018 9am

Carpenders Farm Care Home by Mick George

Disused for many years, the Carpenders Park Farm properties on Oxhey Lane, Watford was released for sale back in 2016, and activity will shortly commence on a new 78 bed care home on part of the land. 

Construction specialist Mick George Ltd will begin earthworks for the project on behalf of Wildgoose Construction Ltd imminently. 

Carpenders Care Home is the latest development to be added to the Frontier Estates portfolio, with the scheme developed in conjunction with Baycroft Care Homes.

The new build scheme comprises of 78 bedrooms with en-suite facilities for the elderly – specifically for nursing and dementia care, with associated amenities that include; car parking and a private landscaped residents garden.

On the site of a former dairy, the design takes cues from the existing agricultural vernacular to reminisce a series of barns and farm buildings. The scheme utilises glazed links, horizontal timber boarding and zinc dormers to provide a stunning design.

Baycroft create luxury care homes and senior villages in beautiful surroundings, designed to cater to the varying and individual needs of all residents, providing the highest levels of care. Created by One Housing – one of the UK’s largest housing associations, the group possesses over 50 years’ experience, managing 15,000 homes in the South East.

Michael George, Contracts Director at Mick George Ltd commented: ‘’Increasingly our services are being utilised towards the London region for varied contracting provisions. Earthworks is one of our more established offerings and I’m sure that recognised in the quality delivery of this project.’’

For further information visit www.mickgeorge.co.uk