House Prices in Goldthorpe

Goldthorpe is a village within the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley, in South Yorkshire, England. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, it was anciently a small medieval farming village, Goldthorpe is recorded in the Domesday Book and was under the Manor of Bolton upon Dearne which was once owned by Roger de Busli. The village falls within the Dearne North Ward of the Barnsley MBC.In the early 18th century Barnsley Attorney William Henry Marsden Esquire of nearby Burntwood Hall bought the Lord of the Manor of Bolton on Dearne with Goldthorpe for £10,000 together with over 1,000 acres (4.0 km2) of land. Goldthorpe is recorded in the 1761-1767 Inclosure Awards. The Marsden family continued to hold the manor until 1815.

Valuations in Goldthorpe

The most expensive recorded transaction in Goldthorpe was £325,000 on 19 May 2004. The most recent recorded sale in Goldthorpe was £195,000 on 10 August 2016. Properties in Goldthorpe have an average price of £94,470 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+8% since 2018
+31% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Goldthorpe

Goldthorpe has 6 schools with capacities ranging from 140 to 1325. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Aided School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Goldthorpe (by capacity)

  • The Dearne High - A Specialist Humanities College


    Pupils aged 11 to 16 attend this Mixed Community School. The school enrols 1325 students.

  • Dearne Goldthorpe Primary School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 3 to 11 years. The school enrols 297 students.

  • Dearne Highgate Primary School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 262 pupils.

  • Dearne Carrfield Primary School


    Pupils aged 5 to 11 attend this Mixed Community School. The school enrols 259 students.

  • Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School


    Pupils aged 3 to 11 attend this Mixed Voluntary Aided School. The school enrols 140 students.

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