House Prices in Dronfield

Dronfield is a town in North East Derbyshire in the North Midlands region of England. It comprises the three communities of Dronfield, Dronfield Woodhouse and Coal Aston. It is sited in the valley of the small River Drone, and lies between the town of Chesterfield and the city of Sheffield. The Peak District National Park lies 3 miles to the west. The town's name means open land infested with drones (male bees).

Valuations in Dronfield

The most expensive recorded transaction in Dronfield was £3,750,000 on 12 December 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Dronfield was £227,500 on 24 August 2016. Properties in Dronfield have an average price of £346,962 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-39% since 2017
-47% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Dronfield

Dronfield has 18 schools with capacities ranging from 126 to 1809. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Voluntary Controlled School, Community School, Voluntary Aided School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Dronfield (by capacity)

  • Dronfield Henry Fanshawe School


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Controlled School for children aged 11 to 18. The schools has a capacity of 1809 pupils.

  • Dronfield Junior School


    Pupils aged 7 to 11 attend this Mixed Community School. The school enrols 312 students.

  • Dronfield Infant School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 5 to 7 years. The school enrols 236 students.

  • William Levick Primary School


    Pupils aged 5 to 11 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 210 pupils.

  • St Andrew's CofE Methodist (Aided) Primary School


    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils aged 5 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 210 pupils.

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