House Prices in Didcot

Didcot is a railway town and civil parish in the county of Oxfordshire, England, 10 miles (16 km) south of Oxford, 8 miles (13 km) east of Wantage and 15 miles (24 km) north west of Reading. Didcot is noted for its railway heritage, having been a station on Brunel's Great Western Main Line from London Paddington, opening in 1856.Today the town is known for its railway museum and power stations, and is the gateway town to the Science Vale: three large science and technology centres in the surrounding villages of Milton (Milton Park), Culham (Culham Science Centre) and Harwell (Harwell Science and Innovation Campus which includes the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory). The town was historically part of Berkshire until 1974 when there was a boundary change.

Valuations in Didcot

The most expensive recorded transaction in Didcot was £18,435,182 on 14 July 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Didcot was £248,000 on 26 August 2016. Properties in Didcot have an average price of £731,432 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-67% since 2017
-66% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Didcot

Didcot has 17 schools with capacities ranging from 280 to 1484. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Aided School, LA Nursery School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Didcot (by capacity)

  • Didcot Girls' School


    Pupils aged 11 to 18 attend this Girls Community School. The schools has a capacity of 1484 pupils.

  • St Birinus School


    Pupils aged 11 to 18 attend this Boys Community School. The school enrols 1415 students.

  • Manor School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 4 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 525 pupils.

  • Ladygrove Park Primary School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 3 to 11 years. The school enrols 420 students.

  • All Saints Church of England (Aided) Primary School


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Aided School for children aged 4 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 385 pupils.

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