Pickering House is the flagship nursing home for The Journalists’ Charity and provides nursing and personal care to 20No. geriatric residents, aged 65 and over, eight of whom may have a diagnosis of dementia. The home provides 20No. en-suite bedrooms with each benefiting from spectacular views over the gardens in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, as well as a Library for residents, a chapel and numerous social communal areas. The scheme includes a variety of external materials including zinc roofs and gutters, through-coloured render, timber cladding and brickwork.