The Elms, Heol Y Capel, Cross Hands, Gorslas, Llanelli, SA14 7EW
Head Office: 01792 885126
Carmarthenshire County Council
*We will consider out of county placements
Adults • Mental Health • Complex Learning Disabilities • ASD • Challenging Behaviour
7 single rooms housed in the main building, 2 single rooms in the outbuilding
Access to shared car • Smoking area on-site • Own and shared bathrooms • Phone point in own room • Television point in own room • Residents internet access • GP surgery nearby
The Elms was established as M&D Care’s first residential property, and has been expanded since it first opened in 2008. It is a large, spacious detached property, with an outbuilding to accommodate two persons and the main building accommodating up to seven people.
There are nine bedrooms in total; four bedrooms are on the ground floor and wheelchair friendly. There is a spacious bathroom on the second floor and there is one WC on the first floor. All bedrooms are furnished and have at least one lockable drawer. To the front of the home is a large enclosed front garden and to the back of the property is a back garden and patio area. The Elms is well decorated with a cosy, relaxed atmosphere with a separate lounge, dining area, staff rest room and office. There is a modern well-equipped kitchen, so food preparation will be easily accessible as there is ample equipment and space for individuals to do so. The living area is situated at the front of the house, enjoying bay windows, which allow a great amount of light into the room. There is a TV with Sky available. Whilst every bedroom has a shower as standard, and some have baths as well, there is also an additional bathroom consisting of a combined bath, toilet and hand basin, which is located on the first floor. The Elms is equipped with door alarms at the front of the building, which activate on opening.
The Elms is situated on a quiet street in Foelgastell, within a short drive of the local amenities and easy access to the village of Cross Hands, Carmarthen and Llanelli town. Foelgastell is a country village on the outskirts of the major towns of Llanelli and Carmarthen. Its local village is a five-minute drive away and has a wealth of amenities available. The village of Foelgastell has a pub called the Smith Arms where you can have a lovely meal at reasonable prices. In Cross hands village there are Chinese and Indian takeaways, and a local chip shop. There are also guest houses situated in the Cross Hands area, which is about a five-minute drive away from The Elms. There are two main supermarkets plus many grocery stores, newsagents, off licences and a local shop that is within a short drive. A five-minute drive from The Elms is a Business Park with a wealth of shops and amenities; a Leisure Centre is a 15-minute drive from The Elms, for swimming and other leisure activities. The Elms house is also conveniently situated near the M4 motorway.