House Prices in Penrith

Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Penrith lies less than 3 miles (5 km) outside the boundaries of the Lake District National Park. Historically a part of Cumberland, Penrith's local authority is currently Eden District Council, which is based in the town. Penrith was formerly the seat of both Penrith Urban and Rural District Councils. From 1974 to 2015, Penrith had no town council of its own, and was an unparished area.

Valuations in Penrith

The most expensive recorded transaction in Penrith was £4,250,000 on 16 July 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Penrith was £220,000 on 22 August 2016. Properties in Penrith have an average price of £238,302 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-36% since 2017
-31% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Penrith

Penrith has 10 schools with capacities ranging from 105 to 1414. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Foundation School, Voluntary Aided School, Community School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Penrith (by capacity)

  • Ullswater Community College


    It's a Mixed Foundation School for children aged 11 to 18. The schools has a capacity of 1414 pupils.

  • Queen Elizabeth Grammar School


    A Mixed Foundation School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 813 pupils.

  • Beaconside CofE Primary School


    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils aged 3 to 11 years. The school enrols 511 students.

  • North Lakes School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 7 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 208 pupils.

  • Brunswick School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 7. The schools has a capacity of 135 pupils.

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