House Prices in Axbridge

Axbridge is a small town in Somerset, England, situated in the Sedgemoor district on the River Axe, near the southern edge of the Mendip Hills. The town population according to the 2011 census was 2,057.Axanbrycg is suggested as the source of the name, meaning a bridge over the River Axe, in the early 9th century.Early inhabitants of the area almost certainly include the Romans (who are known to have mined lead on the top of the Mendips) and earlier still, prehistoric man, (who lived in the local caves) whose flint tools have been found on the slopes of the local hills. The history of Axbridge can be traced back to the reign of King Alfred when it was part of the Saxons' defence system for Wessex against the Vikings.

Valuations in Axbridge

The most expensive recorded transaction in Axbridge was £920,000 on 18 August 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Axbridge was £425,000 on 12 August 2016. Properties in Axbridge have an average price of £223,246 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-4% since 2017
+23% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Axbridge

Axbridge has 1 schools with capacities ranging from 179 to 179. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Voluntary Controlled School in the area.

Top 5 schools in Axbridge (by capacity)

  • Axbridge Church of England First School


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Controlled School for children aged 3 to 9. The school enrols 179 students.

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