House Prices in Ashburton

Ashburton is a small town on the south-southeastern edge of Dartmoor in Devon, adjacent to the A38.It was formerly important as a stannary town (a centre for the administration of tin-mining), and remains the largest town within the National Park, with a population of around 3,800, increasing to 4,170 in 2011. Ashburton has five pubs within the centre of town, and two restaurants. The town is also part of the electoral ward named Ashburton and Buckfastleigh, the population of which at the 2011 census was 7,718.The name is recorded in the Domesday Book (1086) as Essebretone.

Valuations in Ashburton

The most expensive recorded transaction in Ashburton was £885,000 on 30 August 2002. The most recent recorded sale in Ashburton was £272,000 on 2 August 2016. Properties in Ashburton have an average price of £229,873 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-4% since 2018
-9% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Ashburton

Ashburton has 4 schools with capacities ranging from 62 to 1655. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Foundation School, Community School, Other Independent School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Ashburton (by capacity)

  • South Dartmoor Community College


    A Mixed Foundation School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The school enrols 1655 students.

  • Ashburton Primary School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 5 to 11 years. The school enrols 189 students.

  • Sands School

    Pupils aged 11 to 17 attend this Mixed Other Independent School. The school enrols 62 students.

  • Ashburton Pre School

    A EY Setting for pupils to years. The schools has a capacity of pupils.

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