House Prices in Barrow-in-Furness

Barrow-in-Furness is a town and borough in Cumbria, North West England. Historically part of Lancashire, it was incorporated as a municipal borough in 1867 and merged with adjacent districts in 1974 to form the Borough of Barrow-in-Furness. At the tip of the Furness peninsula, close to the Lake District, it is bordered by Morecambe Bay, the Duddon Estuary and the Irish Sea. In 2011, Barrow's population was 57,000, the second largest urban area in Cumbria after Carlisle. Natives of Barrow, as well as the local dialect, are known as Barrovian.

Valuations in Barrow-in-Furness

The most expensive recorded transaction in Barrow-in-Furness was £2,850,000 on 6 March 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Barrow-in-Furness was £35,000 on 30 August 2016. Properties in Barrow-in-Furness have an average price of £197,324 over the last 3 years.

Average property price

£139,989

-36% since 2016
-35% since 2015

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Barrow-in-Furness

Barrow-in-Furness has 99 schools with capacities ranging from 56 to 835. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Voluntary Aided School, Community School, Other Independent School, Voluntary Controlled School, LA Nursery School, Pupil Referral Unit, Community Special School, Further Education, Playing for Success Centres, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Barrow-in-Furness (by capacity)

  • St Bernard's Catholic High School

    SECONDARY

    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils aged 11 to 16 years. The schools has a capacity of 835 pupils.

  • Walney School

    SECONDARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils 11 to 16 years. The school enrols 720 students.

  • Chetwynde School

    Pupils aged 3 to 18 attend this Mixed Other Independent School. The schools has a capacity of 481 pupils.

  • Newbarns Primary School

    PRIMARY

    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 11. The school enrols 406 students.

  • Greengate Junior School

    PRIMARY

    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 7 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 320 pupils.

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