Sanctuary Grove

University Park, Worcester

The design and construction of Sanctuary’s largest care development scheme to date – delivered on time, within budget and to the very highest quality standards

This ambitious, £18.4 million, project at University Park provides a total of 160 much-needed new homes for the city’s older residents, as well as an impressive range of facilities and care options, which will ensure a better quality of life for all future residents.

  • Client:

    Sanctuary Housing Group

  • Units:


  • Programme:

    78 Weeks

University Park has provided a 60-bed care home with a 60-bed apartment extra care scheme under the same roof, featuring a central hub, which provides a range of shared facilities for the residents that includes a restaurant, cafe, communal lounge, hairdressing and beauty salon, general grocery shop, gym and attractive outdoor communal areas. Nearby are 40 close care homes, including 32 apartments and 8 bungalows.

Under floor heating is present throughout the buildings, with the Care Home segment having controlled secure access and egress with a secured garden area for residents. The Care Home itself is separated into four nursing wings of 15 rooms on each floor, with a reception, communal lounge and diner, and an assisted bathroom each wing.

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