House Prices in Chorley

Chorley is a market town in Lancashire, England, 8.1 miles (13 km) north of Wigan, 10.8 miles (17 km) south west of Blackburn, 11 miles (18 km) north west of Bolton, 12 miles (19 km) south of Preston and 19.5 miles (31 km) north west of Manchester. The town's wealth came principally from the cotton industry.In the 1970s, the skyline was dominated by factory chimneys, but most have now been demolished: remnants of the industrial past include Morrison's chimney and other mill buildings, and the streets of terraced houses for mill workers. Chorley is the home of the Chorley cake. At the 2011 Census, it had a population of 34,667.

Valuations in Chorley

The most expensive recorded transaction in Chorley was £3,902,021 on 22 December 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Chorley was £76,525 on 26 August 2016. Properties in Chorley have an average price of £234,647 over the last 3 years.

Average property price

£198,158

+13% since 2017
-52% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Chorley

Chorley has 45 schools with capacities ranging from 31 to 1102. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Other Independent School, Independent School Approved for SEN Pupils, Other Independent Special School, LA Nursery School, Community Special School, Miscellaneous, Pupil Referral Unit, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Chorley (by capacity)

  • Parklands High School

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    A Mixed Community School for pupils 11 to 16 years. The schools has a capacity of 1102 pupils.

  • Southlands High School

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    Pupils aged 11 to 16 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 1050 pupils.

  • St Michael's Church of England High School

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    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils 11 to 16 years. The school enrols 1003 students.

  • Albany Science College

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    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 16 years. The schools has a capacity of 915 pupils.

  • Holy Cross Catholic High School, A Sports Aid Science College

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    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils 11 to 16 years. The schools has a capacity of 825 pupils.

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