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Downe House Thatcham, Berkshire
Downe House
Thatcham
578 pupils, ages 11-18
Girls only
Day and Boarding

Downe House

A slick, well-run school with a refreshing balance of work and play. Girls get punchy results and are encouraged to develop character and charm. They head off to top universities with invaluable grounding and a solid group of friends for life.A two-mile drive off the M4 and a stone’s throw from Newbury, the whitewashed buildings and tangy orange roof tiles resemble a Spanish hacienda, but the sparkly Murray Centre adds a modern touch. This new, light-filled centre for learning is an impressive hub, bang in the middle of the campus. Pupils can grab a coffee (in their reusable cups), top u...
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Essentials

Address
Hermitage Road, Cold Ash, Thatcham, Berkshire RG18 9JJ

Contact
registrar@downehouse.net
01635 200286

Website
downehouse.net

ISI Report

Fees

Term Dates


Open Days

Open days and how to visit View Open Days Register for open Day

Virtual Open Morning
09 October 2021
Open Morning
13 November 2021
Open Morning
15 January 2022
Open Morning
19 March 2022
Open Morning
23 April 2022
Open Morning
11 June 2022


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