House Prices in Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. It is a ribbon lake formed in a glacial trough after the retreat of ice at the start of the current interglacial period. It has been one of the country's most popular places for holidays and summer homes since the arrival of the Kendal and Windermere Railway's branch line in 1847. Historically forming part of the border between Lancashire and Westmorland, it is now within the county of Cumbria and the Lake District National Park.The word 'Windermere' is thought to translate as " 'Winand or Vinand's lake'...

Valuations in Windermere

The most expensive recorded transaction in Windermere was £1,575,000 on 30 March 2007. The most recent recorded sale in Windermere was £515,000 on 5 August 2016. Properties in Windermere have an average price of £302,480 over the last 3 years.

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Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Windermere

Windermere has 8 schools with capacities ranging from 63 to 797. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Other Independent School, Voluntary Aided School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Windermere (by capacity)

  • The Lakes School


    Pupils aged 11 to 18 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 797 pupils.

  • Windermere St Anne's School

    Pupils aged 2 to 19 attend this Mixed Other Independent School. The school enrols 496 students.

  • Windermere CofE Junior School


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Aided School for children aged 7 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 240 pupils.

  • St Mary's CofE Nursery and Infant School


    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils 3 to 7 years. The school enrols 165 students.

  • Goodly Dale Primary School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 3 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 70 pupils.

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