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Armstrong House

Trusted to care in Gateshead, Tyne & Wear

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Armstrong House

Welcome to Armstrong House

Our care home is a modern, purpose-built home where our friendly and compassionate team provides exceptional residential and nursing care, dementia care and palliative and end of life care.

Armstrong House is a purpose-built care home, each bedroom is light, airy and comfortable with en-suite facilities, a 24-hour nurse call system and telephone and TV connections. Our care home even has a hair and nail salon.

When you join us, we will work with you and your family to learn everything we can about your life history, needs, likes and dislikes. Then we’ll design care and activity plans tailored to your unique needs and preferences. We’re known for our talented chefs, and they’ll work with you to create bespoke menus.

We pride ourselves on the transparency of our care quality and fee information - ensuring you can trust us to care from that very first step.

At a glance


110 Lobley Hill Road
Tyne & Wear

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Open to new residents

Life at our home

Baking, gardening, therapy animal visits, outings and festive events – the Armstrong House team ensure that there’s plenty to get involved in every day. We also have time for your loved one one-to-one, and we’re passionate about making people’s wishes come true.

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  • Cafe
  • Church Services
  • Garden
  • Hair and beauty salon
  • Shop
Life at our home
Life at our home
Life at our home

Care at our home

At Armstrong House or team provides a full range of care, so we can continue caring for your loved one even if their needs change in the future.

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Care at 
Armstrong House

Healthcare services

  • Chiropody
  • Community support services
  • Dentist
  • District nursing team
  • Namaste care
  • Optician
  • Rehabilitation
  • Speech and language therapy

Meet the team

Every day our colleagues live our values of passionate, caring and teamwork to empower residents to enjoy fulfilling lives.

Meet the team

The dedicated and experienced team at Armstrong House will provide your loved one with care that is completely tailored to their individual needs and wishes.


I’m passionate about caring for older people and ensuring that they enjoy a good quality of life, and it’s good to know that, at the end of the day, you’ve made a difference. I’m very lucky to be part of an amazing team here at Armstrong House. 

Margaret FraterHome Manager

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How we are doing

When you’re choosing care for a loved one, trust is fundamental to your decision. Take a look at some of our reviews from family members and residents.

How we are doing reviews

CQC Rating: Good

What others have to say

Here are just some of the comments we’ve received from family, friends and residents at Armstrong House care home.

The staff on the dementia unit go above and beyond. They do everything they can, nothing is a problem for them.

Relative of a resident, April 2023

The staff do things like celebrating birthdays, they put balloons in the rooms and make people feel special for the day. They also do lots of activities to keep residents entertained.

Relative of a resident, April 2023

The care is excellent, mum is happy there and so much better than when she first went in - she is more settled. If anything happens they call me straight away and let me know if anything needs to be done.

Relative of a resident, April 2023

To all the team who cared for my Grandpa Harry Thynne, thank you for the love, attention and patience. It was a huge relief to us that he was in such good hands. All our love, Gina, Issy and family. 

Family of resident, October 2021

Thank you for all your have done in these difficult months to make our loved one safe.

Relative of a resident, July 2021

Your next steps

Not sure where to start, or how to choose?
Our customer care team can guide you through the process step-by-step, whether it’s understanding care types, finding the right care home or understanding more about funding care. 

Want to learn more about this home or arrange a visit?
Speak to our friendly care support team who can answer any questions you may have about the care available at our home and can help book a showround of the home at a time convenient to you.

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Your next steps
Your next steps
Your next steps

Trips and outings

Residents living in Care UK homes are offered a range of day trips and organised activities in their surrounding areas. These outings are a great chance for residents to get out and about and enjoy activities, exercise and a change of scenery.

  • Dunston Staiths - River Tyne, Gateshead 
  • Saltwell Park - Low Fell, Gateshead 
  • Big Local Gateshead Community Allotment - Gateshead, Newcastle 
Trips and outings
Trips and outings
Trips and outings

Nearby Homes

Armstrong House


Tyne & Wear NE8 4YG

CQC Rating: Good
Armstrong House

Armstrong House


Tyne & Wear NE8 4YG

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Armstrong House offers expert care and daily activities in bright, safe and clean surroundings, and our onsite facilities include: cafe, garden, hair and beauty salon, shop and church services.

The CQC overall rating for Armstrong House is "Good".

Armstrong House offers residential care, dementia care, nursing care, respite care and end of life care for older people in Gateshead, Tyne & Wear.

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