Our Care Home at Durham

Croft House is a registered care home specialising in providing full time residential care and support for twenty-one older people.

Croft House is a modern converted building in a busy village location.


Croft House is situated in the village of Shotton Colliery with local amenities close by, including shops and a post office. Peterlee town centre is about two miles away.

Facilities & Services

Services Provided:

We are able to offer the following services to help everybody’s needs:

  • Full time permanent residential care
  • Respite and short term residential care
Respite Care:
Why not just come in for a few days now and again for a short break and see whether you like it or not? It is an opportunity for your carers and family members to have a short break too!

Full Time Care:
Full time care can appear frightening to people, at Croft House we aim to take the fear away by providing high quality caring staff who understand your needs.
In keeping with our family run home, all meals are home cooked and prepared by our dedicated, trained kitchen staff and are served at times that are convenient to you. A varied daily menu of fresh, nutritious food is offered, with special dietary or cultural needs also catered for. A choice is offered at every meal.
Enjoy a bedroom which is your own and personalise it as you would want. We have seventeen single bedrooms and two double bedrooms.
Activities & Visitors:
Activities are provided to suit you and your wishes at different times of the day. Family and friends are welcome to visit at any time.
  • Two storey building with a passenger lift
  • Garden and patio areas
  • Two communal lounges
  • Hairdressing and chiropody services available
  • Shared dining facilities
  • Medical Support: Local doctor’s surgery

To read the CQC inspection report for this care home, click here

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For all enquiries, please contact:

Croft House Residential Care Home
Carlyle Crescent
Shotton Colliery
Co Durham
Tel: 0191 526 1132


Croft House Residential Care Home
Carlyle Crescent
Shotton Colliery
Co Durham
Tel: 0191 526 1132

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