The quiet life of Mary Berry in the popular Oxfordshire town – where the average house price is £700,000
Culinary expert Mary Berry’s home in Oxfordshire is said to have four bedrooms, a pool room and gym plus a state-of-the-art kitchen. The property includes a separate cottage, tennis court, indoor swimming pool, double garage, dressing room and bathroom.
It has been reported that Mary and her husband bought the house for £2.6million.
While keeping the home private, glimpses inside show a gorgeous kitchen.
A tennis court and indoor pool might sound impressive, but that’s pretty common in Henley.
According to Rightmove, the area had an overall average price of £772,404 over the past year.
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The majority of sales in Henley over the past year have been for terraced properties, selling for an average price of £625,843.
Detached properties sold for an average of £1,217,204, while apartments fetched £440,514.
Overall selling prices in the region over the past year are up 10% on the previous year and 9% on the 2019 high of £709,555.
There are several homes for sale in Henley on Rightmove at the moment, including one for over £7million.
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More recently, the town has been used as a filming location for many movies and TV series, including the Midsomer Murders.
Henley has also been home to several famous faces over the years, including poet George Orwell and Liam Gallagher.
According to Henley City Council, Orlando Bloom owns property in the city.
Prior to her move to Henley, Mary lived in a house called Watercroft in Buckinghamshire.
She bought the house in 1988 and stayed there until 2017.