There are many reasons why you may consider making Heathfield Court your chosen care home, and the surrounding local area is sure to play a key part in this important decision. Here we have included helpful information about Northumberland Heath, the local area, and the towns, villages, and boroughs that surround Kent and South East London to showcase the wealth of local attractions and things to do in this area.
Heathfield Court Care Home is located in Northumberland Heath, but we welcome residents to Heathfield Court from many other surrounding areas, including:
Barnehurst in South East London is just down the road from Heathfield Court Care Home. As it is only a mile away the journey takes just 20 minutes by foot or 5 minutes by car, making it an ideal choice if you are looking for a nearby care home in South East London.
Heathfield Court Care Home is also a short walk from Barnehurst Station, making it an ideal environment for those seeking day care close by.
To walk to our care home from Barnehurst: from Manor Way, turn right onto Eversley Avenue, then left onto Beechcroft Avenue. From here turn right onto Castleton Avenue and then left onto Northumberland Way, where you will continue onto Colyers Lane and find Heathfield Court.
Belvedere is in the London Borough of Bexley and lies just under 2 miles from Heathfield Court Care Home. To get to our care home should only take around 7 minutes by car or 30 minutes on foot. If you are thinking of enquiring about a day care service in the local area, please feel free to contact us to discuss your needs.
Alternatively, if you are visiting a loved one residing at Heathfield Court Care Home, a trip to nearby Belvedere is a lovely idea for a day out. The South East London Green Chain is a network of open green spaces and walking paths between the Thames and Crystal Palace Park, and there are various circular routes to walk and plenty of places to stop and rest.
To drive to Heathfield Court Care Home from Belvedere: head south on Picardy Road towards Eardley Road. At the roundabout take the first exit onto Erith Road and then turn right onto Brook Street. At the roundabout take the second exit onto Colyers Lane, and our care home is at number 147.
Bexleyheath is another South East London borough that is south-west of Northumberland Heath and Heathfield Court Care Home. The journey should only take around 11 minutes by car, meaning that it’s a well-placed care home if you require day care or respite care for a relative within the local area.
Bexleyheath’s main attraction is Broadway Shopping Centre. It’s a great place to visit for a day out with a loved one residing at Heathfield Court as there are plenty of shops and cafes to sit and have lunch.
If you are driving from Bexleyheath to Heathfield Court: follow Martin Rise, Martin Dene, and Oaklands Road onto Townley Road. From here take the A220 onto Colyers Lane, our care home is at number 147.
Crayford is just 10 minutes by car from Heathfield Court Care Home, making it an easy commute for those searching for a care home in the local area.
Crayford in Kent is known as the ‘Home of Greyhound Racing’, and the racing track brings in plenty to visitors to the town. Crayford Stadium is now one of the three remaining greyhound racing stadia in the whole of London and is certainly worth a visit if your loved one residing with us enjoys a flutter!
To get to Heathfield Court by car: leave Crayford via Crayford Way, taking the first exit at the roundabout onto Thames Road (A206). At the roundabout take the 4th exit onto Northend Road (A206), from here turn left onto Colyers Lane, where our care home is at number 147.
Dartford in Kent is around 3 miles from Heathfield Court Care Home and the drive should take around 11 minutes.
If you are planning to visit Dartford for the day with a loved one residing at Heathfield Court, there is plenty to do. For a morning of shopping, you can visit the famous Bluewater Shopping Centre, or if you would prefer to spend the day outdoors, you can visit Dartford Heath, an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Heath has three ponds, which are home to many types of wildlife and birds.
The drive from Dartford is a very easy one and makes an ideal commute if you are planning to visit the care home or enquire about day care services. Leave Dartford via the A2026, stay on this road until the 4th exit from the roundabout on Northend Road, from here turn left onto Colyers Lane. Heathfield Court Care Home is at number 147.
Erith in Bexley is right on the water’s edge of the River Thames and is only 1.3 miles from Heathfield Court. Erith, along with Belvedere, is one of the start points for the Green Chain Walk and also the London Outer Orbital Path and the Thames National Trail. So if you would like to take a loved one residing with us on a short walk, you have plenty of places to choose from.
The drive from Erith is very easy: simply head east on Fraser Road and at the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Bexley Road. From here, turn left onto Lesney Park. At the roundabout take the second exit onto Avenue Road and then take the 1st exit onto Ramsden Road. From here turn left onto Colyers Lane and locate our care home at number 147.
Sidcup is around 5.4 miles from Heathfield Court Care Home, making it an ideal location if you are hoping to find specialist care for a loved one in the local area.
To drive to Heathfield Court from Sidcup: follow the A222 to Murchison Avenue in Bexley. Continue on Murchison Avenue and onto Bridgen Road. Then take Townley Road and the A220 onto Colyers Lane, where you will find our care home at number 147.
Welling is a town within the Bexley Borough of London. Heathfield Court Care Home is just 3.5 miles from Welling and is ideally positioned to offer specialist care for the local area and day care services if required.
If you are visiting Welling for the day from our care home, the town has plenty to offer for a day’s shopping. There is also a very large library where you can learn how to use a computer or improve general IT skills.
If you are travelling by train, Welling is just one stop away from Barnehurst on the Southeastern line. If you are travelling by car: take the A207 to Albury Avenue in Bexleyheath, then take Pickford Lane and go straight ahead at the roundabout to Little Heath Road. Then, take Belmont Road to Brook St, and then drive onto Colyers Lane, where you will find our care home at number 147.