Chestnut House is a purpose built Nursing Home situated in the lovely village of Charlton Down, Dorchester. It is a three floor building which has a lounge and dining room on each floor, there is also a cinema room, IT room, quite room and music room which residents can choose to use at any time. It has large landscaped grounds. Our priority is the welfare and happiness of our residents and staff. The Home caters for 85 residents providing Nursing care to male and females over the age of 65 for long and short term stays who may require nursing care. The ground floor has a 31 bedded EMI unit providing specialist care to residents who may be living with dementia which is run by highly experienced and qualified staff. The remaining 54 beds are on the first and second floors which include a high dependency unit and provisions for respite, intermediate and general nursing care.