House Prices in Letchworth

Letchworth, officially Letchworth Garden City, is a town in Hertfordshire, England, with a population of 33,600. It is a former civil parish.The town's name is taken from one of the three villages it surrounded (the other two being Willian and Norton) – all of which featured in the Domesday Book. The land used was purchased by Quakers who had intended to farm the area and build a Quaker community. The town was laid out by Raymond Unwin as a demonstration of the principles established by Ebenezer Howard who sought to create an alternative to the industrial city by combining the best of town and country living.

Valuations in Letchworth

The most expensive recorded transaction in Letchworth was £5,500,000 on 29 May 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Letchworth was £395,000 on 26 August 2016. Properties in Letchworth have an average price of £408,779 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-2% since 2018
+32% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Letchworth

Letchworth has 29 schools with capacities ranging from 180 to 1073. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Other Independent School, Voluntary Aided School, Community Special School, Pupil Referral Unit, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Letchworth (by capacity)

  • The Highfield School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The school enrols 1073 students.

  • Fearnhill School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The school enrols 1066 students.

  • St Christopher School

    A Mixed Other Independent School for pupils aged 3 to 19 years. The schools has a capacity of 680 pupils.

  • St Francis College

    Pupils aged 11 to 18 attend this Girls Other Independent School. The school enrols 380 students.

  • Lordship Farm Primary School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 3 to 11 years. The school enrols 357 students.

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