House Prices in Harpenden

Getting ready to sell your home in Harpenden? Read on for the top features to highlight to potential buyers.

Harpenden is just 25 minutes from St Pancras by train, making it one of Hertfordshire's commuter havens. The town is located inside a conservation zone so there are lots of beautiful historic buildings, wide open green spaces and excellent walking/cycling trails.

Expect to meet City professionals during viewings, particularly high-earning couples with children or who are planning a family. As well as the great transport links to London and Luton Airport, it's also worth mentioning Harpenden's outstanding schools and parks. Young professionals will also want to hear about the town's designer boutiques, delis and gastropubs.

Valuations in Harpenden

The most expensive recorded transaction in Harpenden was £13,250,000 on 6 November 2009. The most recent recorded sale in Harpenden was £1,900,000 on 26 August 2016. Properties in Harpenden have an average price of £697,756 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+1% since 2016
+4% since 2015

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Harpenden

Harpenden has 38 schools with capacities ranging from 150 to 1240. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Voluntary Aided School, Community School, Other Independent School, LA Nursery School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Harpenden (by capacity)

  • St George's School


    Pupils aged 11 to 18 attend this Mixed Voluntary Aided School. The schools has a capacity of 1240 pupils.

  • Sir John Lawes School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1200 pupils.

  • Roundwood Park School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 11 to 18 years. The school enrols 1163 students.

  • Wood End School


    Pupils aged 4 to 11 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 420 pupils.

  • Aldwickbury School

    It's a Boys Other Independent School for children aged 3 to 13. The school enrols 311 students.

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