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The Lilacs

The Lilacs care home, ExeterResidential Care Home close to Exeter City Centre.

The Lilacs is made up of three Victorian terraced houses, with purpose built care facilities, a 10 minute walk from the centre of Exeter. It benefits from lovely patio and garden areas overlooking Exeter Bowling Green. There is ample parking for visitors located at the rear of the building.

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
  • Day or respite care
  • A change of care home

Features of the home include:

  • 24 hour a day care
  • 29 bedrooms
  • Televisions in all rooms
  • Pretty Garden and Patio areas
  • 2 quiet sitting rooms
  • A lounge/diner – the heart of the home
  • Visiting hairdresser, chiropodist, dentist, optician
  • Various entertainment
  • Library books
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Music
  • Use of mini-bus ‘The Wanderer’
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: Mary Davidson

Address: 42-44 Old Tiverton Road, Exeter EX4 6NG

Tel: 01392 435271
01392 435271

Mary Davidson, Manager, The Lilacs
Mary Davidson, Manager

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CQC Report


Food Hygene Rating 5

News from The Lilacs

Stonehaven run in aid of the Exeter Dementia Action Alliance

On Sunday, the ladies of the Stonehaven Support Office took part in the Muddifords Court Cheese Run in aid of the Exeter Dementia Action Alliance. 180 people ran or walked the route from Burlescombe Village, along the beautiful Great Western Canal Path, to Muddifords Court Country House, where they enjoyed a family fun day! Bouncy […]

Fantastic work by the Exeter Dementia Action Alliance Continues

Stonehaven are proud to be a member of the Exeter Dementia Action Alliance (EDAA). Here Gina Awad explains how work continues in the local community in and around Exeter: Dementia Friendly Awards 2017: Last year’s winner, one year on  

Tony Husband; Book Reading Event

As members of the Exeter Dementia Action Alliance, Stonehaven were invited to a book reading by Tony Husband, of his  book ‘Take Care, Son; The Story of My Dad and his Dementia.’ It was an extremely moving and beautifully illustrated account of his father’s experience of living with dementia.  Tony’s book is an important inclusion […]

Remembering the Exeter Blitz of 1942

Dove Tree resident, Joy Lovell, was invited to join Mayor Cynthia Thompson at the Guildhall in Exeter, for tea last Thursday morning. They were joined by other local residents who remember the Exeter blitz of 4th May 1942. Joy was 12 years old and living on South Street, which was heavily bombed – 52 shops […]

Stonehaven Run 10k for Age UK Exeter

Four members of the Stonehaven Support Team – Nathan (Director), Naomi (Finance), Mathilde (Purchasing) and Emily (Marketing) –  are recovering this morning after running 10k through Exeter yesterday, raising money for Age UK Exeter. Sponsorship is still coming in but we hope to top £1,000. Over 600 runners took part in the event, raising a […]