House Prices in East Cowes

East Cowes is a town and civil parish to the north of the Isle of Wight, on the east bank of the River Medina next to its neighbour on the west bank, Cowes.The two towns are connected by the Cowes Floating Bridge, a chain ferry operated by the Isle of Wight Council.East Cowes is the site of Norris Castle, and Osborne House, the former summer residence of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. The Prince had a major influence on the architecture of the area, for example on the building of St Mildred's Church in nearby Whippingham, which features distinctive turrets imitating those found on a German castle.The name Estcowe (East Cowes) originally comes from one of two sandbanks each side of the River Medina estuary, so called after a supposed likeness to cows.

Valuations in East Cowes

The most expensive recorded transaction in East Cowes was £706,000 on 27 January 2006. The most recent recorded sale in East Cowes was £175,000 on 22 August 2016. Properties in East Cowes have an average price of £172,206 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


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Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in East Cowes

East Cowes has 5 schools with capacities ranging from 143 to 416. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Aided School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in East Cowes (by capacity)

  • Osborne Middle School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 9 to 13 years. The school enrols 416 students.

  • East Cowes Grange Primary School


    Pupils aged 5 to 9 attend this Mixed Community School. The school enrols 270 students.

  • Holy Cross Catholic Primary School


    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils 5 to 9 years. The schools has a capacity of 143 pupils.

  • Seashells Preschool

    A EY Setting for pupils aged to years. The school enrols students.

  • Springhill Pre-School

    A EY Setting for pupils aged to years. The school enrols students.

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