The Oast
Care Home


The Oast Care Home is located in the heart of Maidstone providing high quality residential care for up to twenty eight residents. We provide a homely, friendly environment with an elegant home from home feel. We focus on providing individual bespoke care putting our residents and their families first. We provide 24-hour care and can accommodate residents looking for long term, short term and respite care.

The Oast Care Home - Building
The Oast Care Home - Reception
The Oast Care Home - Bedroom
The Oast Care Home - Dining Room
The Oast Care Home - Garden
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  • Easy access
  • Visitors Parking
  • En-suite rooms available
  • Home cooked food
  • Nurse Call System
  • Accessible Garden
  • Separate Lounge & Dining Rooms
  • Security Access
  • Telephone points (available in most rooms)
  • Television Points (available in most rooms)
  • Bath Hoists
  • General Hoist
  • Internal Lift
  • Maintenance Team

Types of care

  • Residential Care
  • Respite Care

About The Oast

At The Oast we aim to provide our residents professional and high quality care within a safe and homely environment. Through this, our residents have the ability to live freely, independently and to their own personal choice. We pride ourselves on our social activities, which we feel is very important. We have our own activities Co-ordinator who undertakers various activities within the home and offers outings to a number of different venues as well as professional entertainment being brought into the home.

All bedrooms have a nurse call bell, are decorated to a high standard and are fully furnished containing a wardrobe, chest of draws, bedside cabinet and armchair. There is a passenger carrying lift to all floors, a variety of specialist equipment, bedrooms with en-suite facilities, large lounge & dining room and outdoor decking/garden space.

The Oast offers all their clients 3 meals a day, which are breakfast, lunch and high tea, as well as snacks and refreshments throughout the day. We offer a variety of dishes to choose from our menu each day for each meal. The Oast has a seasonal menu, which works on a 4 weekly cycle. All our food is freshly brought in, homemade and nutritionally balanced, which we feel is very important. Our menus may vary slightly depending on the client’s needs/likes. Please feel free to take a look at our Winter Menu.

News & Activities

The Oast Care Home Cinderella Pantomime

Come and join us for our Cinderella Pantomime performance at The Oast Care Home

View Pantomime Poster

The Oast Care Home's 20th Anniversary Celebration

Take a look at what The Oast Care Home has planned to Celebrate Charing Healthcare's 20th Anniversary

View Celebration Poster


The Oast
2 Plains Avenue, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 7AT

Tel: 01622 752969

Fax: 01622 671384

Home Manager:
Miss Elizabeth Clarke

Get in Touch

Send us your details and your enquiry and we will contact you as soon as possible.