Welcome to Bournville Gardens, Birmingham

49 Bristol Road South, Birmingham, B31 2FR

Manager: Annette Leslie Phone: 0121 227 9000


Bournville Gardens retirement village in Birmingham provides 228 spacious homes and a host of opportunities whether you wish to make new friends, enjoy hobbies and skills or protect your future in a safe and welcoming community where care is available if you need it.

A close partnership between The ExtraCare Charitable Trust, Bournville Village Trust and Birmingham City Council, Bournville Gardens opened in November 2015, off Bristol Road South on the site of the former Bournville College.

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ExtraCare's unrivalled mix of social facilities are at the heart of the Village, including:

Our Facilities

  • Reception and main street with communal seating areas
  • Shop
  • Library and IT suite
  • Café bar and lounge
  • Well-being suite and well-being bathroom
  • Hairdressing and beauty salon
  • Hobby room
  • Craft room
  • Fitness suite
  • Enriched opportunities suite (to support people with dementia)
  • Fully accessible toilet facilities
  • Laundry
  • Lifts
  • Greenhouse and village gardens

The facilities are at the heart of a state-of-the-art, sustainable community that benefits over 300 older people, encouraging social and active participation amongst all age groups within the local neighbourhood. Residents, visitors and volunteers have the opportunity to take part in a variety of hobbies, including choir singing, Tai Chi, writing, drama, wheelchair aerobics and woodwork, all designed to support independence and improved social opportunities.

ExtraCare staff provide care for up to a third of residents within their own home. This includes a well-being service and specialist, award-winning support for those who might develop dementia.

If you are living in Birmingham, moving back to the City or have a local family connection, contact the Village team to talk about your application now. To register, simply complete and submit the form below or phone 0121 227 9000.

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Any furniture on display in images is for guideline purposes only and will not be included in the apartments.

Setting standards for retirement communitiesARCO approved

The Cottages at Bournville Gardens

Find out more about The Cottages at Bournville Gardens, 16 beautifully appointed two and three bedroom Cottages adjacent to the village.

ARCO approved integrated retirement community

Frequently asked questions

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ExtraCare is a charity. Our principal aim is to ensure that we can offer our residents a truly rewarding lifestyle at a cost that is affordable and fair to all.

A guide to our charges is set out here. These charges may vary between different ExtraCare Schemes and Villages.

Thank you

We would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to all who have supported our villages and residents over the last few months. And say thank you to the NHS and all key workers across the UK too as well as sending our thoughts to all communities where loved ones have been lost.

Tell us how we're doing

Download a copy of our Tell Us Your Concern Form to raise any concerns you may have or use our We're Listening Form to rate your experience and provide us with your comments. We review this feedback regularly to improve services.



Would you like to contact us?

To enquire about Bournville Gardens, please phone 0121 227 9000. For sales enquiries, please contact Elaine.Morris@extracare.org.uk.

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