Dovecote Manor in Southport is a beautifully restored, substantial building set in secure, mature landscaped gardens, near the sea front and marine lake.

We offer first class residential care focusing on what the individual can do for themselves and not what they are no longer capable of doing.

Our residents have the benefit of both being encouraged to be as independent as possible whilst enjoying the best of community living but having the security of care staff being in attendance 24 hours a day, offering care as and when requested in an unobtrusive manner.


Dovecote Manor has been tastefully refurbished to the highest standard, by our own interior designer. The home’s communal areas are stylishly dressed with an exciting mix of fabrics, textures and luxury furnishings. All residential rooms are large and airy, some featuring balcony views overlooking our extensive grounds. Each room has a full en-suite bathroom and television as well as the facility for residents to connect a phone line should they wish to do so. A mini safe in each room gives service users peace of mind for the security of their personal possessions.

The splendour of the house has an exciting collections of textiles and styles encompassing luxurious fabrics for curtains, upholstery and soft furnishings. Residents may relax in the sumptuous surroundings of Dovecote Manor that combine character, history and beauty.

The overall ambience of the home is one of comfort, exclusivity, friendliness and safety, thus promoting peace of mind and a sense of well being.


At Dovecote Manor our residents enjoy the benefit of community living whilst being reassured that there is care available should they require it 24 hours a day. All care is prompted by the residents stated needs and offered in a professional unobtrusive manner, whilst maintaining each residents independence, dignity and privacy. Our residents all have individual care plans, designed by themselves in conjunction with the care staff, focusing on what they can do for themselves and not what they can no longer do. Residents who wish to spend time with us do so in a safe, caring environment and are confident in the knowledge that all their personal and social needs will be met in a professional manner.

All residents are encouraged to maintain links with previous friends, societies, groups and churches – assistance is given where required for these contacts to be maintained.

Dovecote Manor is in the enviable position of having a fully equipped gym and coffee shop area. Residents are encouraged to participate in activities to maintain their mobility and sense of well being. The coffee shop facility will be open for service users to enjoy with their families and friends.

The gardens at Dovecote Manor are stunning. Over 2 acres of grounds set in a mature landscaped manner, well maintained with ample seating for all to enjoy.

Dovecote Manor is proud to offer a high standard of meal preparation to all its service users, a full menu is on offer as well as A La Carte dining for those who choose, including a ‘light bites’ menu that is available all day. Our head chef prepares all meals from fresh produce, and meets with all service users on admission and then weekly to ensure that all dietary needs and requests are being met.


Our quality trained staff will be on hand to help to support our residents in a manner that is both professional and unobtrusive, promoting independence as well as a sense of well-being and security. Our philosophy states that attention to detail makes the difference and our staff are trained, as well as prepared, to go the extra mile. All residents are treated as individuals and our focus will be on what they can do for themselves, and not what they are no longer capable of.

Dovecote Manor
13-15 Alexandra Road
Southport, Merseyside

Tel : 01704 500 412

Fax : 01704 549 449