House Prices in Catford

Planning to sell a property in Catford? Our guide to this south-east London district will reveal exactly what you should be explaining to potential buyers.

Catford has long resisted gentrification, which is good news for buyers wanting more property for their pounds. The area offers classic London townhouses aplenty, making it a sound destination for families and professionals to settle.

With lots of schools and parks to choose from, Catford is an excellent place to grow up. There’s a good selection of pubs, bars and restaurants for the grown-ups, too.

It’s just a 20-minute train ride from Catford to Charing Cross, while commuters can also travel direct to Blackfriars, Cannon Street and St Pancras.

Valuations in Catford

The most expensive recorded transaction in Catford was £7,950,000 on 13 November 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Catford was £410,000 on 25 August 2016. Properties in Catford have an average price of £603,538 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-24% since 2018
-34% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Catford

Catford has 36 schools with capacities ranging from 86 to 1117. 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, Community Special School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Catford (by capacity)

  • Prendergast - Ladywell Fields College


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 11 to 16. The schools has a capacity of 1117 pupils.

  • St Dunstan's College

    A Mixed Other Independent School for pupils aged 4 to 16 years. The schools has a capacity of 1056 pupils.

  • Catford High School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 11 to 16. The school enrols 1045 students.

  • Athelney Primary School


    Pupils aged 3 to 11 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 420 pupils.

  • Forster Park Primary School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 3 to 11 years. The school enrols 420 students.

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