House Prices in North Petherton

North Petherton is a small town and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated on the edge of the eastern foothills of the Quantocks, and close to the edge of the Somerset Levels. The town has a population of 6,730. The parish includes Hamp, Melcombe, Woolmersdon and Huntworth.Dating from at least the 10th century and an important settlement in Saxon times, North Petherton became a town only in the late 20th century, until then claiming to be the largest village in England.A former market and administrative centre, North Petherton is now largely a dormitory town for workers in Bridgwater, 3 miles (5 km) to the north east, and Taunton, 8 miles (13 km) to the south west.

Valuations in North Petherton

The most expensive recorded transaction in North Petherton was £595,000 on 15 January 2008. The most recent recorded sale in North Petherton was £157,500 on 4 August 2016. Properties in North Petherton have an average price of £167,370 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+18% since 2018
+20% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in North Petherton

North Petherton has 5 schools with capacities ranging from to . There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Other Independent Special School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in North Petherton (by capacity)

  • Aethelstan College

    It's a Mixed Other Independent Special School for children aged 11 to 16. The school enrols students.

  • Avenue Nursery School

    Pupils aged to attend this EY Setting. The school enrols students.

  • Little Bears Pre-School

    It's a EY Setting for children aged to . The school enrols students.

  • North Petherton Pre-School

    A EY Setting for pupils aged to years. The schools has a capacity of pupils.

  • Little Gems

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

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