House Prices in Whitworth

Whitworth is a small town and civil parish in Lancashire, England, amongst the foothills of the Pennines between Bacup, to the north, and Rochdale, to the south. It had a population of 7,500 at the 2011 Census.Whitworth spans the Whitworth Valley, a 7 square miles (18.1 km2) area consisting of Healey, Broadley, Whitworth, Facit and Shawforth, linked by the A671 road. Several smaller hamlets are now part of Whitworth, such as Cowm Top, which was removed to make way for Cowm Reservoir.Whitworth is twinned with Kandel, Germany.

Valuations in Whitworth

The most expensive recorded transaction in Whitworth was £750,000 on 7 November 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Whitworth was £115,500 on 5 August 2016. Properties in Whitworth have an average price of £200,580 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+13% since 2017
-46% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Whitworth

Whitworth has 8 schools with capacities ranging from 119 to 709. 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, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Whitworth (by capacity)

  • Whitworth Community High School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 11 to 16. The school enrols 709 students.

  • Tonacliffe Primary School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 315 pupils.

  • St Bartholomew's Church of England Primary School


    A Mixed Voluntary Controlled School for pupils aged 5 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 210 pupils.

  • Our Lady and St Anselm's Roman Catholic Primary School, Whitworth


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Aided School for children aged 4 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 142 pupils.

  • St John With St Michael Church of England Primary School, Shawforth


    Pupils aged 3 to 11 attend this Mixed Voluntary Aided School. The school enrols 119 students.

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