House Prices in Sowerby Bridge

Sowerby Bridge is a market town in the Upper Calder Valley in Calderdale in West Yorkshire, England. The Calderdale Council ward population at the 2011 census was 11,703.Always pronounced Sorby Bridge, the town was originally a fording point over the once much-wider River Calder where it joins the River Ryburn. The town takes its name from the historic bridge which spans the river in the town centre. Before the Industrial Revolution the area was divided between the parishes of Sowerby, Norland, Skircoat and Warley.

Valuations in Sowerby Bridge

The most expensive recorded transaction in Sowerby Bridge was £19,443,449 on 2 June 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Sowerby Bridge was £215,000 on 26 August 2016. Properties in Sowerby Bridge have an average price of £750,210 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+21% since 2017
-94% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Sowerby Bridge

Sowerby Bridge has 10 schools with capacities ranging from 84 to 1435. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Foundation School, Voluntary Controlled School, Community School, Voluntary Aided School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Sowerby Bridge (by capacity)

  • Ryburn Valley High School


    Pupils aged 11 to 18 attend this Mixed Foundation School. The schools has a capacity of 1435 pupils.

  • Sowerby Village Cevc Primary School


    A Mixed Voluntary Controlled School for pupils aged 4 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 210 pupils.

  • New Road Primary School


    Pupils aged 3 to 11 attend this Mixed Community School. The school enrols 147 students.

  • Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School, Sowerby Bridge


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Aided School for children aged 4 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 140 pupils.

  • Norland CofE Junior and Infant School


    Pupils aged 4 to 11 attend this Mixed Voluntary Controlled School. The school enrols 84 students.

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