Chollacott & Drake

Chollacott HouseFor Huntington’s care at the Drake Unit, click here.

A progressive care home offering residential and nursing care in the historic town of Tavistock, including a recently completed 10 bedroom state-of-the-art wing.

This substantial Edwardian building enjoys a prominent position half a mile from the town centre of Tavistock on the edge of Dartmoor National Park. There is a wide range of shops and community facilities within walking distance.

We welcome your enquiry whether you or your loved one is looking for:

  • A home from home
  • 24 hour care, 7 days a week, long or short term
  • Qualified nursing and palliative care
  • A change of care home

Features of the home include:

  • 24 hour a day care
  • 42 bedrooms
  • Televisions in all rooms
  • Pretty gardens
  • Lounge and stunning conservatory
  • Spa Bath
  • Décor as advised by the RNIB and Alzheimer’s Society
  • Visiting hairdresser, chiropodist, dentist, optician
  • Aromatherapy Massage
  • Audio Library
  • Reminiscence Work
  • Gentle Exercise
  • Music
  • Daily homemade cakes!

Chollacott House welcomes both private and local authority funded residents.

Care Fees

Care Fees are dependent on care needs and room choice, so will be calculated following a pre-admission assessment. For more information about these fees and what they include, Click here.

Contact Details

Home Manager: Elaine Holliman

Address: Chollacott House, 61 Whitchurch Road, Tavistock, Devon PL19 9BD

Tel: 01822 612811
Fax: 01822 614076

Elaine Holliman, Manager, Chollacott House
Elaine Holliman, Manager
Testimonials

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Food Hygene Rating 5

News from Chollacott & Drake

Bell Ringers at Chollacott House

Chollacott House in Tavistock are feeling fully festive after a visit from the Bellringers of Horrabridge Primary School in Yelverton.

Fireworks at Chollacott House

Staff and residents at Chollacott and Drake enjoyed a wonderful fireworks display last night, from the warmth and comfort of the conservatory, whilst listening to ‘The Phantom of the Opera.’ Butternut squash and Chili Soup was served, followed by Parkin, a cake inextricably linked to the Guy Fawkes celebration, with the ‘Parkin’ being representative of […]

Chollacott House raise over £300

Throwing open the doors to the newly decorated ‘Alice in Wonderland’ themed dining room, Chollacott House and guests raised £313.50 at the MacMillan Biggest Coffee Morning today. Well done Elaine and team!

Macmillan’s Biggest Coffee Morning at Chollacott House

Why not pop along to Chollacott House in Tavistock on Friday 29th September between 11am and 1pm and be a part of Macmillan’s Biggest Coffee Morning. Enjoy coffee and cake, music entertainment, games and a raffle! It’s a great day every year for the residents. Everybody welcome!

Blooming Garden at The Drake Unit, Tavistock

Chollacott House resident come garden designer, Louise, has transformed the garden at the Drake Unit. By carefully selecting plants, flowers, shrubs and trees, she has created a wonderful scented, colourful, and peaceful place for residents and their visitors to enjoy. Fruit trees, sunflowers, tomatoes, runner beans, courgettes, lilacs, lavender – are all thriving in this […]