House Prices in Wanstead

Interested in selling a property in Wanstead? Read on for tips on what to reveal to potential buyers about this pretty suburban east London village.

With a clutch of good schools and two Central line stations – one at either end of its high street – Wanstead is understandably popular among young families and commuters. Added to Wanstead’s appeal is its position; not only is it just ten miles from London’s centre, it borders the southern extremities of Epping Forest.

The town's high street, which has a fine collection of independent bars, coffee shops and restaurants, is sandwiched between the idyllic village green and rows of Victorian cottages and townhouses. Highlight the wealth of independent shopping in the area, as well as Wanstead's village-like atmosphere.

Valuations in Wanstead

The most expensive recorded transaction in Wanstead was £2,600,000 on 3 July 2012. The most recent recorded sale in Wanstead was £983,000 on 22 August 2016. Properties in Wanstead have an average price of £668,719 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-34% since 2018
-12% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Wanstead

Wanstead has 11 schools with capacities ranging from 192 to 1485. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Other Independent School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Wanstead (by capacity)

  • Wanstead High School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1485 pupils.

  • Nightingale Primary School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 630 pupils.

  • Our Lady of Lourdes RC Primary School


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Aided School for children aged 3 to 11. The school enrols 420 students.

  • Snaresbrook Primary School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 3 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 419 pupils.

  • St Joseph's Convent School

    A Girls Other Independent School for pupils 5 to 10 years. The school enrols 217 students.

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