House Prices in Wellingborough

Wellingborough is a market town and borough in Northamptonshire, England, situated 11 miles (18 km) from the county town of Northampton. The town is situated on the north side of the River Nene, most of the older town is sited on the flanks of the hills above the river's current flood plain. Due to frequent flooding by the River Nene, the town was mostly built above the current level of the flood plain. Originally named "Wendelingburgh", the settlement was established in the Saxon period and is mentioned in the Domesday Book under the name of "Wendelburie". The town was granted a royal market charter in 1201, by King John of England.

Valuations in Wellingborough

The most expensive recorded transaction in Wellingborough was £7,000,000 on 7 February 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Wellingborough was £235,000 on 26 August 2016. Properties in Wellingborough have an average price of £297,217 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-31% since 2018
-36% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Wellingborough

Wellingborough has 93 schools with capacities ranging from 84 to 1625. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Foundation School, Other Independent School, Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Voluntary Controlled School, LA Nursery School, Community Special School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Wellingborough (by capacity)

  • Wrenn School


    It's a Mixed Foundation School for children aged 11 to 18. The school enrols 1625 students.

  • Weavers School


    A Mixed Foundation School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1441 pupils.

  • Sir Christopher Hatton School


    A Mixed Foundation School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1254 pupils.

  • Wellingborough School

    A Mixed Other Independent School for pupils aged 3 to 19 years. The school enrols 950 students.

  • Warwick Primary School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 4 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 364 pupils.

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