Freestanding cookers

Stoves cooker guide

By Jane Darling

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See how Stoves measures up against other cooker brands with our guide to how good, loved and reliable they are.

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Stoves is a popular range cooker brand, but it has a foot in the door of the freestanding cooker market, too. It is part of the larger company, Glen Dimplex Home Appliances, which also owns the Belling and New World brands. 

Stoves cookers tend to be pricier than their sister brands, with the average spend on a Stoves freestanding cooker being around £600. If you think Stoves is the brand you'll be wanting for your new cooker, head straight to our Stoves cooker reviews.

We put all cookers through rigorous tests at our lab so we can tell you which ones you'll be happy to have in your kitchen. But we also survey hundreds of cooker owners to see how satisfied they are with their brand of cooker. Read on to find out what Stoves cooker owners think of their cooker.

Which? verdict on Stoves cookers

Below, we've combined all our test results of Stoves cookers, alongside our unique brand and reliability ratings, to bring you an at-a-glance guide to the brand.

The table outlines how many current Stoves models we've tested, the range of scores and any pros and cons of these cookers, plus our expert verdict, all based on years of our independent testing. 

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Stoves freestanding cooker overview table
Stoves cookers: overview
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How much do Stoves cookers cost?

Stoves cookers occupy the pricier end of the freestanding cooker market, with prices starting from around £400. The average cost of a Stoves cooker is about £600 but at the top end you will pay £800 for an induction model with two ovens.

Stoves are well known manufacturers of range cookers too. Their prices vary from less than £1000 to well over £2000. Head to our Stoves range cookers reviews to discover if any of Stoves' ranges are Which? Best Buys.