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Property details

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 3 reception rooms


  • Freehold
  • Four bedroom detached home
  • Established plot approaching 2 acres
  • Planning permission previously granted for 2 storey extension
  • Short drive to Oratory School
  • Walking distance of village primary school
  • EPC Rating D

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An individual detached residence set on an established plot approaching two acres in a quiet residential lane nestled amongst open countryside yet providing convenient access for both Henley & Reading town centres. Available with no onward chain, the accommodation includes: Entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, drawing room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility, laundry, main bedroom with dressing room and en-suite, guest bedroom with en-suite, two further bedrooms, family bathroom. EPC Rating D.
Local information
Checkendon is located on the edge of the Chiltern Hills in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This close knit village dates back to the 12th century and has many amenities including an excellent school and pre-school, local church and public house plus equestrian centre and sports facilities on the recreation ground with its sports pavilion catering for the village cricket club and football team. The village is within 15 minutes drive of both Henley on Thames and Reading town centre. Reading offers excellent commuting links into London Paddington and Oxford, and the opening of Crossrail expected in 2019. There is extensive and varied access to countryside footpaths & bridleways/ridgeway.
A part glazed door leads into a generous entrance hall with doors to principal rooms, W.C, and staircase to the first floor. The kitchen is double aspect with French doors onto a paved terrace, fitted with a matching range of wall and base units, granite work surfaces, and integrated appliances. A utility room leads off the kitchen, which in turn has a door to the rear. The sitting room is triple aspect with doors opening onto the rear terrace and enjoying an enviable view over the rear garden, with a brick open fireplace and exposed wooden flooring. To complete the ground floor accommodation there are two further reception rooms and a laundry room.

To the first floor, the main bedroom is double aspect with views over the rear garden and beyond. This room also has a walk in dressing room and an en-suite shower room. The guest bedroom is also double aspect with an en-suite shower room. There are two further bedrooms and a family bathroom.
Outside space
A gravelled driveway with five bar timber gate leads into a large driveway providing ample off road parking and access to the rear. The front garden enjoys a paved terrace with doors into the kitchen.

The rear garden is a particular feature of the property, extending to in excess of one acre and laid predominantly to lawn, bordered by mature hedging and trees and offering seclusion and privacy.
Local authority and services
South Oxfordshire District Council. Council Tax Band G. Oil fired central heating.
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Buyers information
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Planning permission
Planning permission has previously been granted for a two storey extension. Link to planning portal:

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Local Amenities

  • Goring & Streatley 4.4 miles
  • Pangbourne 4.6 miles
  • Checkendon Church of England (A) Primary School 0.4 miles
  • Stoke Row Church of England School 0.7 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Goring & Streatley 4.4 miles
  • Pangbourne 4.6 miles
  • Checkendon Church of England (A) Primary School 0.4 miles
  • Stoke Row Church of England School 0.7 miles

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  • £909,602
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  • -£19,279
  • (-2.076%)
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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
30th Oct 2020 £1,450,000 Price reduced by £45,000
2nd Oct 2020 £1,495,000 First listed
5th Nov 2010 £1,200,000 Last sold

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