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Property details

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 4 reception rooms


  • Rural Setting
  • Detached
  • Freehold
  • Outstanding new home
  • Picturesque village location
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room With Family Area
  • Cinema/Family Room/Additional Bedroom
  • Playroom
  • Office
  • 4 Double bedrooms
  • Dressing room

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Maple Cottage is an impressive, newly constructed family home that offers flexible accommodation throughout. Arriving at the house, an electric gate opens on to an area of parking for several cars. The front door sits beneath an oak framed porch and opens into an entrance hall. Immediately to the right is the home office and continuing along the hall there is a cloakroom and utility room with door to outside. The sitting room is on the left of the hall and enjoys views to the front. The heart of the house is the kitchen/breakfast room which features a family area with a free standing log burner; bi-fold doors lead into the garden room. The kitchen features a peninsula that houses an induction hob and sink. There are two integrated ovens within a wall unit of cupboards and drawers together with integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Both the dining area and garden room provide direct access to a fabulous elevated terrace with steps down to the garden. The lower ground floor offers great flexibility with a playroom, cinema/family room/additional bedroom. There are three further bedrooms on the first floor including the master which has a dressing room and en-suite bathroom. The remaining two bedrooms are served by a family bathroom.


Checkendon is located on the edge of the Chiltern Hills in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village dates back to the 12th century and has many amenities including an excellent pre-school and School, local church and public house. Local amenities include an equestrian centre and sports facilities on the recreation ground with a pavilion catering for the village cricket club and football team. The village is within easy reach of Reading town centre with its excellent commuter links into London Paddington and Oxford. Crossrail is due for completion in 2019. There is extensive and varied access to beautiful countryside, footpaths & bridleways around Checkendon.


The gardens of Maple Cottage have been landscaped with flower beds, hedging and shrubbery. At the rear of the property there is an elevated terrace with steps leading on to the lawned garden. At the far end is a patio/barbeque area. There is ample parking at the front for several cars.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Goring & Streatley 4.3 miles
  • Pangbourne 4.7 miles
  • Checkendon Church of England (A) Primary School 0.3 miles
  • Stoke Row Church of England School 0.8 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Goring & Streatley 4.3 miles
  • Pangbourne 4.7 miles
  • Checkendon Church of England (A) Primary School 0.3 miles
  • Stoke Row Church of England School 0.8 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a house in RG8:

  • £947,448
  • Price increase

  • £71,487
  • (8.161%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

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  • Properties sold


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£1,755 pcm

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