House Prices in Wellington

Wellington is a small industrial town in rural Somerset, England, situated 7 miles (11 km) south west of Taunton in the Taunton Deane district, near the border with Devon, which runs along the Blackdown Hills to the south of the town. The town has a population of 14,549, which includes the residents of the parish of Wellington Without, and the villages of Tone and Tonedale.Known as Weolingtun in the Anglo-Saxon period, its name had changed to Walintone by the time of the Domesday Book of 1086. Wellington became a town under a royal charter of 1215 and during the Middle Ages it grew as a centre for trade on the road from Bristol to Exeter. Major rebuilding took place following a fire in the town in 1731, after which it became a centre for cloth-making.

Valuations in Wellington

The most expensive recorded transaction in Wellington was £2,750,000 on 9 July 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Wellington was £209,000 on 23 August 2016. Properties in Wellington have an average price of £289,821 over the last 3 years.

Average property price

£165,878

-42% since 2017
-53% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Wellington

Wellington has 16 schools with capacities ranging from 174 to 1076. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Other Independent School, Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Voluntary Controlled School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Wellington (by capacity)

  • Wellington School

    A Mixed Other Independent School for pupils aged 3 to 16 years. The school enrols 1076 students.

  • Court Fields Community School

    SECONDARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 16 years. The school enrols 800 students.

  • Wellesley Park Primary School

    PRIMARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils 4 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 353 pupils.

  • Beech Grove Primary School

    PRIMARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 4 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 300 pupils.

  • St John's Church of England Primary School

    PRIMARY

    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils aged 5 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 180 pupils.

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