House Prices in Eltham

If you’re selling a property in Eltham, our handy area guide can help you market your house to potential buyers.

One of the 35 major centres of Greater London, Eltham has a pleasantly suburban character and houses ranging from a 15th century lodging to contemporary blocks of flats. Flats are in demand for commuters to the city, while families often purchase semi-detached houses. Both groups are drawn to the area for its charming atmosphere and easy transport links.

Professionals will be eager to know about the fast trains into the city centre: it takes just 20 minutes to get to London Charing Cross, with trains running through to Cannon Street or Victoria. There are also 15 different bus services to various different parts of the capital. Families, meanwhile, will love Eltham’s surprisingly high number of green spaces, providing fresh air and woodland even in the centre of a busy city, and the wealth of well performing local schools.

Valuations in Eltham

The most expensive recorded transaction in Eltham was £4,400,000 on 17 July 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Eltham was £231,000 on 26 August 2016. Properties in Eltham have an average price of £570,001 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-23% since 2018
-27% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Eltham

Eltham has 111 schools with capacities ranging from 75 to 1963. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Academies, Other Independent School, Voluntary Aided School, Pupil Referral Unit, Community Special School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Eltham (by capacity)

  • Crown Woods School


    Pupils aged 11 to 18 attend this Mixed Community School. The school enrols 1963 students.

  • Thomas Tallis School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 19 years. The schools has a capacity of 1509 pupils.

  • Harris Academy Falconwood

    It's a Mixed Academies for children aged 11 to 18. The school enrols 1250 students.

  • Eltham Green Specialist Sports College


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 11 to 16 years. The school enrols 1200 students.

  • Eltham Hill Technology College for Girls


    It's a Girls Community School for children aged 11 to 16. The schools has a capacity of 1113 pupils.

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