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Pitmurchie House Residential and Nursing Care Home

Home Manager - Angela Henderson 

Banchory, Torphins, Kincardineshire, AB31 4JL

  01339 882 218

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Welcome to Pitmurchie House Residential and Nursing Care Homes

Pitmurchie House is situated in Torphins 18 miles from Aberdeen and 20 miles from Balmoral Castle. It is set within beautiful grounds with lovely views of the countryside which helps us create a relaxed atmosphere whilst providing the best care for our residents.

Pitmurchie House is registered to provide residential accommodation, nursing care and support to older people of whom 3 may be adults with a physical impairment.

Types of Care






At Pitmurchie House Nursing home we make sure to keep everyone happy and comfortable. One of the ways in which we do this is to offer your loved ones the best accomodation that we can.

  • 31 comfortable bedrooms, some rooms suitable for couples and most en suite
  • Good access for disabled residents, including toilets and bathrooms
  • Spacious lounges and dining area giving choice for activity, relaxation and enjoying meals
  • Rooms with flat panel TV’s
  • Windows and doors with safety features
  • Residents are encouraged to personalise their room within Health & Safety Regulations

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Health and Wellbeing

The health and wellbeing of our residents is a priority.  We make sure to reach our goal by ensuring:

  • Individualised Personal Care Plans
  • A daily varied menu of fresh, nutritious food, catering for special dietary and cultural needs.
  • Birthday and special events celebrated with relatives/friends.
  • Professional services from general practitioners/dentists/ opticians/ chiropodists.
  • Religious needs catered for through visits by clergy of residents’ choice.


Pitmurchie House has a range of activities to take part in, all of which are varied to suit the needs of each of our residents. Some of our more popular activities include:

  • Art and crafts workshops
  • Regular music and dance activities
  • Seasonal events such as Summer and Christmas fete
  • Bingo, concerts and quizzes
  • Hairdressing
  • In-house shop
  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Manicure and pedicure
  • Aromatherapy
  • Regular outings to performances, picnics and restaurants

How to complain if you are not happy

If you are not happy with anything whilst living here please tell one of the staff. We will try our very best to sort this out for you.