House Prices in Ilminster

Ilminster is a town and civil parish in the countryside of south west Somerset, England, with a population of 5,808. Bypassed in 1988, the town now lies just east of the junction of the A303 (London to Exeter) and the A358 (Taunton to Chard and Axminster). The parish includes the village of Peasmarsh and the hamlet of Sea.Ilminster is mentioned in documents dating from 725 and in a Charter granted to the Abbey of Muchelney (10 miles (16 km) to the north) by King Ethelred in 995. Ilminster is also mentioned in the Domesday Book (1086) as Ileminstre meaning 'The church on the River Isle' from the Old English ysle and mynster.

Valuations in Ilminster

The most expensive recorded transaction in Ilminster was £893,996 on 2 July 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Ilminster was £160,000 on 22 August 2016. Properties in Ilminster have an average price of £277,091 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-16% since 2017
-44% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Ilminster

Ilminster has 4 schools with capacities ranging from 320 to 348. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Controlled School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Ilminster (by capacity)

  • Swanmead Community School


    Pupils aged 9 to 13 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 348 pupils.

  • Greenfylde Church of England First School


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Controlled School for children aged 5 to 9. The school enrols 320 students.

  • Sunny-Ile Pre School Play

    It's a EY Setting for children aged to . The schools has a capacity of pupils.

  • Cygnet Pre-School

    A EY Setting for pupils aged to years. The school enrols students.

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