About Us

The best care, in the best place


Leiston Old Abbey is a rural 17th Century Home set in six acres of woodland. We have good connections with the local community through the CATS bus and there are local taxis to take you to the town.

Our caring staff beleive in maintaining our residents rights 24 hours a day. All our care services are tailored to meet the individual needs of each person.

We offer :
• 24 hour care
• Long or short stays
• Respite and holiday care

We have regular visits from:

• A hairdresser
• Local G.P.s
• District Nurses
• Opticians
• Dentist
• Chiropodist


The home has 32 rooms over two floors which can be accessed by stairs or the lift. We are registered for Adults who find it difficult to live independnetly on their own. We have a wet room and a hoist assisted baths. Our aim is for you to live at Leiston Old Abbey like you would at home.

The garden area to the front of the house has seating so you can see up the drive and watch nature at its best. There are two spacious lounges, a quiet lounge, and a spacious dining room to enyjoy your meals in. We have a large conservatory which overlooks a large enclosed garden surrounded by trees. In the summer months we have barbecues and garden fetes.
Our resident cook is focused on good home cooking providing a varied, nutroinal and appetising menu.

Sample Menu

(Fees are dependant on individual needs)

BREAKFAST
• Grapefruit
• Cereals or Porridge
• Full English – Bacon, Sausage,
• Eggs of your choice, Tomatoes
• Toast, Bread, Butter, Marmalade and Jam
• Tea/Coffee/Juice

LUNCH
• Steak & Kidney Pudding with vegetables of the day
• Apple Crumble & Custard
• Ice Cream/Fresh Fruit
• Tea/Coffee/Juice

TEA
• Homemade soup
• Cheese & Potato Pie
• Mixed Sandwiches
• Cakes and Desserts
• Tea/Coffee/Juice

Get In Touch

  1. Leiston Old Abbey Residential Home, Leiston IP16 4RF
  2. Tel: 01728 830944 , Email: info@leistonoldabbey.co.uk