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The Firs Nursing Home

700 Mansfield Road, Sherwood, Nottingham, NG5 3FS


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  • £999

    + per week

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  • Rooms available

    Current availability

  • 31 beds

    Maximum occupancy

  • Covid-19 response

  • 1987

    Date opened

From the owner

The Firs is a purpose built Nursing Home is located on the bustling high street in Sherwood, Nottingham.
We are located just 250 yards from a variety of shops, cafés, bars and good transport links.

The home boasts 31 fully ensuite bedrooms, 2 sep…

The Firs is a purpose built Nursing Home is located on the bustling high street in Sherwood, Nottingham.
We are located just 250 yards from a variety of shops, cafés, bars and good transport links.

The home boasts 31 fully ensuite bedrooms, 2 seperate lounge areas, a recently renovated dining area and a large Day Centre which is used for parties, shows, animal therapy visits and family gatherings at the home.

The home has its own garden complete with seating areas and garden games for residents to enjoy.

At The Firs we recognise the importance of maintaining relationships with family and friends, which is why they can visit at anytime day or night. They can share a meal with you at the home and we encourage you to go out when you can whilst offering you every opportunity to pursue any hobbies and interests you have in or out of the home.

We offer a full and dedicated activity schedule which may include exercise sessions to suit all abilities, pamper sessions, bingo, singer shows, pet therapy, art classes and more for you to enjoy.

Our meals are all freshly prepared on site and should you wish for something off the menu, our fantastic kitchen team will always aim to deliver. In addition we have a tea trolley service offering hot and cold drinks with biscuits and snacks which is taken through the home 4 times each day.

For loved ones who come to visit, we can usually accommodate overnight stays if you wish. Please do check pricing and availability in advance.

Virtual tours/viewings of the home via WhatsApp/FaceTime/Skype etc are available. If you would like a Virtual tour/viewing then please contact the home directly where this can be arranged at your earliest convenience.

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Care provided

  • Residential care

    Accommodation, meals, and assistance with personal care and medication.

  • Nursing care

    Medical care from a qualified nurse, and treatment for residents with illness or injuries.

  • Dementia care

    Specialist care designed to meet the challenges faced by people living with dementia.

  • Palliative and end of life care

    Care designed to provide quality support and comfort for people living with life-limiting conditions.

Care specialisms

This home offers specialised care for any of the following:

  • Adults over 65 years
  • Adults under 65 years
  • Hearing impairment
  • Visual impairment
  • Speech impairment
  • Brain injuries
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Huntington's disease
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Cancer
  • Stroke
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Convalescent care


  • 31 beds
  • All single bedrooms
  • 31 en-suite rooms
  • Purpose built, opened in 1987
  • Near public transport
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access
  • Personal furniture allowed
  • TV point in rooms
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Grounds / gardens


From £999 per week

Verified by care home

The final price will depend on your individual requirements - contact the care home for more details.

Funding for care in England

If your total savings and property assets are below £23,250, then you may be able to access local authority funding towards accommodation costs, personal care and nursing care.

To qualify, you must first arrange a care needs assessment.

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Regulator's inspection rating

Overall Requires improvement

Last inspection

21 Oct 2020

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