House Prices in Northwood

Northwood is an elevated residential settlement in the London Borough of Hillingdon adjoining Ruislip Woods National Nature Reserve (which contains the Ruislip Lido) and which shares a northern border with Hertfordshire.Northwood's population was recorded as 11,068 in 2008, by the Office for National Statistics reducing to 10,949 in 2011, and its south-eastern neighbourhood Northwood Hills had a population (in 2001) of 10,833. increasing to 11,578 in 2011.Northwood was used for location filming of the Goods' and Leadbetters' houses and surrounding streets in the BBC TV situation comedy series The Good Life.Northwood was first recorded in 1435 as Northwode, formed from the Old English 'north' and 'wode', meaning 'the northern wood', in relation to Ruislip.

Valuations in Northwood

The most expensive recorded transaction in Northwood was £6,500,000 on 4 April 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Northwood was £201,500 on 18 August 2016. Properties in Northwood have an average price of £713,592 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+22% since 2017
-25% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Northwood

Northwood has 31 schools with capacities ranging from 53 to 1240. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Other Independent School, Foundation School, Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Non-Maintained Special School, Miscellaneous, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Northwood (by capacity)

  • St Helen's School

    A Girls Other Independent School for pupils aged 3 to 18 years. The school enrols 1240 students.

  • Northwood School


    A Mixed Foundation School for pupils 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1141 pupils.

  • Merchant Taylors' School

    A Boys Other Independent School for pupils 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 816 pupils.

  • Northwood College

    It's a Girls Other Independent School for children aged 3 to 19. The school enrols 800 students.

  • St John's School

    It's a Mixed Other Independent School for children aged 2 to 13. The school enrols 455 students.

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