JMW advise Castlemead on further care home development


A team led by Commercial Property Partner Thomas Pearson at full service law firm JMW Solicitors LLP has again advised Castlemead Group Limited, who source, design, fund and contract innovative residential, primary healthcare and nursing home developments, on a care home development in Cheltenham.

Works will now commence on the building of a 63 bed care home and 28 assisted living units for Porthaven Care Homes and Beechcroft Developments. The development in central Cheltenham is in a conservation area and will form part of a joint residential development with Berkeley Homes will include the refurbishment of a listed building, Thirlestaine Hall, which is the former headquarters for the Chelsea Building Society. Work on the care home is due to complete by May 2014.

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Thomas has recently worked with Castlemead on a 63 bed nursing home development in Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire and a 75 bed nursing home in Buxton which are all under development for Porthaven Care.

Richard Shackleton, Managing Director of Castlemead Group Limited said:

“Our portfolio of bespoke homes for both national chains and smaller private operators is growing all the time and we are delighted to have completed on this important deal which will provide high quality healthcare facilities for older people in Cheltenham. We have been extremely pleased by the efficient and expert advice given to us during this matter by Thomas and the team at JMW”

Thomas Pearson, Partner in the Commercial Property team at JMW commented:

“The commercial property team and I at JMW are delighted to be working with Castlemead Group on another important care home project which will provide a much needed facility for older people within Cheltenham. We look forward to working with Castlemead in the near future with other further exciting and innovative healthcare facilities they have in the pipeline.”


For more information:

Samantha Meakin
0161 828 1981
07595 277 842

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