House Prices in Hertford

Looking to sell your property in Hertford? Read on for HouseSimple.com’s guide to highlighting the area’s best selling points to potential buyers.

Hertford has all the benefits of a pastoral market town with the added benefit of being within commuting distance of London. It’s a favourite for young families and professionals who want to achieve a healthy work/life balance.

When talking to professionals, we recommend mentioning the great transport links. It takes only 40-50 minutes to reach London by train. Also mention the village’s impressive range of international eateries, including Italian delis and Thai restaurants. If they have families mention the great schools, beautiful green spaces and slower pace of life. Meanwhile, older buyers will want to hear about the town’s markets, the sense of community, and how easy it is to get around on foot.

Valuations in Hertford

The most expensive recorded transaction in Hertford was £8,000,000 on 1 May 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Hertford was £550,000 on 19 August 2016. Properties in Hertford have an average price of £610,642 over the last 3 years.

Average property price

£654,379

+32% since 2017
-15% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Hertford

Hertford has 29 schools with capacities ranging from 180 to 1051. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Foundation School, Other Independent School, Voluntary Aided School, Voluntary Controlled School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Hertford (by capacity)

  • Simon Balle School

    SECONDARY

    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 11 to 18. The school enrols 1051 students.

  • Richard Hale School

    SECONDARY

    It's a Boys Foundation School for children aged 11 to 18. The school enrols 1038 students.

  • The Sele School

    SECONDARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 770 pupils.

  • Bengeo Primary School

    PRIMARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils 3 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 420 pupils.

  • Morgans Junior Mixed and Infant School

    PRIMARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 3 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 420 pupils.

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