Chessmann Consulting


Oct 1, 2010

New 90 Bed Care Home completed in Aylesbury

Chessmann have assisted Porthaven Care Homes Group with the development of their new 90 bed home in Aylesbury, Bucks. The state of the art facility has six separate and well appointed living areas, each accommodating 15 residents. All bedrooms are especially large and have full en-suite w.c. and shower. There is a variety of dayrooms throughout the home, including a library, gym/rehabilitation, second-floor conservatory, activities room and private dining room (for special family dinners/birthday celebrations) as well as lounges and dining rooms (some with doors to the gardens, others with balconies). Porthaven are at the forefront of dementia care and Avondale Care Home offers a dedicated 45 bed dementia wing. The home utilizes many leading edge technologies such as heat pump, heat recovery, forced ventilation and sprinkler systems.

Managing Director of Chessmann, Lee Bishop said "I am delighted to have worked again with Porthaven on this prestigious scheme. Porthaven lead the way with their facilities and their homes set the standard to follow in new care facilities" Robert Sharratt, Construction Director of Porthaven said "Chessmann have been employed on all our schemes to date and the experience they bring to the project is invaluable. They provide a professional service which is critical to the success of our build programme. I look forward to working with them on our pipeline of forthcoming schemes."