House Prices in Padstow

Padstow (Cornish: Lannwedhenek) is a town, civil parish and fishing port on the north coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The town is situated on the west bank of the River Camel estuary approximately 5 miles (8.0 km) northwest of Wadebridge, 10 miles (16 km) northwest of Bodmin and 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Newquay. The population of Padstow civil parish was 3,162 in the 2001 census, reducing to 2,993 at the 2011 census In addition an electoral ward with the same name exists but extends as far as Trevose Head. The population for this ward is 4,434Padstow was originally named Petroc-stow, Petroc-stowe, or 'Petrock's Place', after the Welsh missionary Saint Petroc, who landed at Trebetherick around AD 500. After his death a monastery (Lanwethinoc, the church of Wethinoc an earlier holy man) was established here which was of great importance until "Petroces stow" (probably Padstow) was raided by the Vikings in 981, according to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle.

Valuations in Padstow

The most expensive recorded transaction in Padstow was £1,050,000 on 24 July 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Padstow was £335,000 on 28 July 2016. Properties in Padstow have an average price of £391,190 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+27% since 2018
-8% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Padstow

Padstow has 1 schools with capacities ranging from 210 to 210. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School in the area.

Top 5 schools in Padstow (by capacity)

  • Padstow School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 4 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 210 pupils.

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