House Prices in Bacup

Bacup is a town in Lancashire, England, in the South Pennines close to Lancashire's boundary with West Yorkshire. The town is in the Forest of Rossendale and the upper Irwell Valley, 3.5 miles (5.6 km) east of Rawtenstall, 6.4 miles (10.3 km) north of Rochdale, and 21 miles (34 km) east of Preston. At the 2011 Census, Bacup had a population of 13,323.Bacup emerged as a settlement following the Anglo-Saxon settlement of Britain in the Early Middle Ages. For centuries, it was a small and obscure centre of domestic flannel and woollen cloth production, and many of the original weavers' cottages survive today as listed buildings.

Valuations in Bacup

The most expensive recorded transaction in Bacup was £1,100,000 on 17 June 2013. The most recent recorded sale in Bacup was £58,500 on 19 August 2016. Properties in Bacup have an average price of £107,320 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


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Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Bacup

Bacup has 12 schools with capacities ranging from 8 to 1058. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Controlled School, Voluntary Aided School, Other Independent Special School, LA Nursery School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Bacup (by capacity)

  • Fearns Community Sports College


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 11 to 16 years. The school enrols 1058 students.

  • Bacup Thorn Primary School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 4 to 11 years. The school enrols 258 students.

  • Bacup Holy Trinity Stacksteads Church of England Primary School


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Controlled School for children aged 3 to 11. The school enrols 240 students.

  • Britannia Community Primary School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 5 to 11. The school enrols 210 students.

  • St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School, Bacup


    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils aged 3 to 11 years. The school enrols 210 students.

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