House Prices in Bishop's Stortford

Planning on selling a property in Bishop's Stortford? Read on for our guide to the key facts about the local area to help inform your potential buyers.

Bishop's Stortford is ideally located just a short 45-minute train ride from London Liverpool Street. With around 120 trains a day, this is a perfect spot for affluent London commuters. This leafy green town in rural Hertfordshire also holds over 90 acres of parkland and a traditional market-town feel.

When talking to well-off city workers, we recommend highlighting the less-than-an-hour journey into the centre of the capital. Equally point out the picturesque commuter-belt lifestyle provided by this comparatively affordable area, just a stone's throw from all that London has to offer.

Valuations in Bishop's Stortford

The most expensive recorded transaction in Bishop's Stortford was £9,500,000 on 17 November 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Bishop's Stortford was £2,800,000 on 22 August 2016. Properties in Bishop's Stortford have an average price of £592,439 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-23% since 2017
-37% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Bishop's Stortford

Bishop's Stortford has 33 schools with capacities ranging from 105 to 1233. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Foundation School, Other Independent School, Voluntary Aided School, Community School, Voluntary Controlled School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Bishop's Stortford (by capacity)

  • The Bishop's Stortford High School


    It's a Boys Foundation School for children aged 11 to 18. The school enrols 1233 students.

  • Birchwood High School


    A Mixed Foundation School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The school enrols 1212 students.

  • Bishop's Stortford College

    It's a Mixed Other Independent School for children aged 4 to 18. The school enrols 1110 students.

  • Saint Mary's Catholic School


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Aided School for children aged 11 to 18. The school enrols 1045 students.

  • The Hertfordshire & Essex High School and Science College


    It's a Girls Foundation School for children aged 11 to 18. The school enrols 1024 students.

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