House Prices in Gateshead

Gateshead is a large town in Tyne and Wear, England, and the main settlement in the Metropolitan Borough of Gateshead. The local authority of Gateshead is also the Metropolitan Borough of Gateshead. Historically part of County Durham, in 1835 it became part of the Gateshead County Borough. After the Local Government Act 1972, in 1974, Gateshead became part of the Gateshead Metropolitan Borough local authority, and part of the Tyne & Wear Metropolitan County. The town lies on the southern bank of the River Tyne opposite Newcastle upon Tyne.

Valuations in Gateshead

The most expensive recorded transaction in Gateshead was £19,689,960 on 22 December 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Gateshead was £127,000 on 26 August 2016. Properties in Gateshead have an average price of £348,459 over the last 3 years.

Average property price

£193,340

-59% since 2017
-16% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Gateshead

Gateshead has 153 schools with capacities ranging from 71 to 1564. 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, Community Special School, LA Nursery School, City Technology College, Further Education, Pupil Referral Unit, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Gateshead (by capacity)

  • St Joseph's RC Voluntary Aided Comprehensive School

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    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The school enrols 1564 students.

  • Heworth Grange Comprehensive School

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    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1342 pupils.

  • Joseph Swan School

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    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The school enrols 1318 students.

  • Cardinal Hume Catholic School

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    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1200 pupils.

  • Thomas Hepburn Community Comprehensive School

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    A Mixed Community School for pupils 11 to 16 years. The schools has a capacity of 1163 pupils.

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