House Prices in Shefford

Shefford is a town and civil parish located in the Central Bedfordshire district of Bedfordshire, England. At the 2001 census it had a population of 4,928, and was estimated to have grown to 5,770 by 2007. The population at the 2011 Census had risen to 5,881.Roman remains were discovered in Shefford in the early 19th century.The labouring-class poet Robert Bloomfield died in Shefford after his publishers went bankrupt and Bloomfield was forced to move from London into a cottage rented to him by a friend.

Valuations in Shefford

The most expensive recorded transaction in Shefford was £8,260,000 on 15 April 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Shefford was £220,000 on 19 August 2016. Properties in Shefford have an average price of £563,955 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-71% since 2017
+57% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Shefford

Shefford has 6 schools with capacities ranging from 300 to 1800. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Shefford (by capacity)

  • Samuel Whitbread Community College


    Pupils aged 13 to 18 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 1800 pupils.

  • Robert Bloomfield Middle School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 9 to 13 years. The schools has a capacity of 720 pupils.

  • Shefford Lower School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 3 to 9 years. The school enrols 300 students.

  • East Lodge School

    A EY Setting for pupils aged to years. The school enrols students.

  • Merry-Go-Round Opportunity Group

    A EY Setting for pupils aged to years. The schools has a capacity of pupils.

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