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


-36% since 2017
-35% since 2016

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


    Pupils aged 11 to 16 attend this Mixed Voluntary Aided School. The schools has a capacity of 835 pupils.

  • Walney School


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

  • Chetwynde School

    It's a Mixed Other Independent School for children aged 3 to 18. The school enrols 481 students.

  • Newbarns Primary School


    Pupils aged 3 to 11 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 406 pupils.

  • Greengate Junior School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 7 to 11 years. The school enrols 320 students.

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