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Sidegate Lane Care Home

Sidegate Lane, Ipswich IP4
Well presented, extended bungalow styled living facility at Sidegate Lane Nursing Home.


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About us

Located in a quiet area of Ipswich, Sidegate Lane is a specialist mental health and dementia care home with 24 en-suite rooms. We provide care and support for up to 24 adults aged 55 and over, with mental health needs.

  • Staff on-site 24 hours a day
  • Long-term residential care home
  • Integrated and mobile assistive technology
  • A communal lounge, dining room, garden, conservatory and sensory room

Inspected and rated by the CQC

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is the national independent regulator of all health and social care services in England.

They inspect and monitor care homes, nursing homes and supported housing where personal care is provided and produce reports about them, to help you find a service that suits you.

Staff at Sidegate Lane provide CQC-registered care and support. Our CQC-registered name is Sidegate Lane Care Home.



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Within walking distance of Ipswich town centre, bus stops, shops, restaurants and a cinema. Felixstowe and Bury St Edmunds town centres are a short drive away.

Type of accommodation

Accommodation type

24 fully-furnished en-suite rooms spread over two floors in a care home, with level access throughout.

Shared living spaces

Communal areas

A communal lounge, dining room, garden, conservatory and sensory room.

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Safety and security

Staff office on-site and a secure door access system to ensure residents’ safety and security.



There is free Wi-Fi in communal areas and technology is integrated throughout. Residents have access to bed and chair sensors that monitor movement, pull cords and personal pendant alarms.


Residency agreement type 

All bedrooms are let on a placement agreement.

Care and support


Am I eligible?

To be eligible for a place at Sidegate Lane, applicants must:

  • Be aged 55 or over
  • Have a mental health need requiring 24-hour care and support

How do I apply?

To apply contact us directly or through your social worker. We also accept referrals from Suffolk County Council and the local Integrated Care Board (ICG).

We accept self-funders, as well as local authority and NHS funding. All care and support needs will be assessed before an application is accepted.

If you have any questions about the support services we provide, please contact us using the form below, or call 01473 274 141 during office hours.

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