With both the River Idle and the Chesterfield Canal running through it, Retford is a picturesque market town with a good few family picnic spots. Its market square has some interesting attractions, like the Sevastopol cannon that was captured from the Russians during the Crimean War. The American travel writer Bill Bryson is a big fan of the town, heaping it with praise in his book 'Notes from a Small Island'. Selling in Retford? Get in touch with our estate agents today for a property valuation.
The most expensive recorded transaction in Retford was £3,536,080 on 1 April 2016. The most recent recorded sale in Retford was £57,000 on 22 August 2016. Properties in Retford have an average price of £202,680 over the last 3 years.
▲ +79% since 2017
Average selling prices in last 12 months by types
Retford has 14 schools with capacities ranging from 148 to 1295. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Community Special School, EY Setting in the area.
It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 11 to 18. The school enrols 1295 students.
A Mixed Community School for pupils 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1258 pupils.
Pupils aged 3 to 11 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 450 pupils.
A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 3 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 420 pupils.
A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 3 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 209 pupils.
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