House Prices in Penistone

Penistone is a market town and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England, which had a population of 22,909 at the 2011 Census. Historically in the West Riding of Yorkshire, it is 8 miles (13 km) west of Barnsley, 17 miles (27 km) north-east of Glossop, 14.2 miles (23 km) north-west of Sheffield, and 29 miles (47 km) east of Manchester in the foothills of the Pennines. The highest point, Hartcliffe Tower, is 1,194 ft (364 m) above sea level and has views over the Woodhead bypass and the Dark Peak. The surrounding countryside is predominantly rural with farming on rich well-watered soil on mainly gentle slopes rising to the bleak moorland to the west of the town. Dry stone walls, small hamlets and farms surrounded by fields and livestock are synonymous with the area.

Valuations in Penistone

The most expensive recorded transaction in Penistone was £600,000 on 18 September 2009. The most recent recorded sale in Penistone was £156,000 on 11 August 2016. Properties in Penistone have an average price of £168,897 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+7% since 2018
+24% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Penistone

Penistone has 7 schools with capacities ranging from 186 to 1503. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Voluntary Controlled School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Penistone (by capacity)

  • Penistone Grammar School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 11 to 18. The school enrols 1503 students.

  • St John the Baptist Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior School


    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils aged 7 to 11 years. The school enrols 240 students.

  • Springvale Primary School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 11. The school enrols 210 students.

  • Penistone St John the Baptist Church of England (Voluntary Controlled) Infant School


    A Mixed Voluntary Controlled School for pupils 3 to 7 years. The schools has a capacity of 186 pupils.

  • Childs Play Day Nursery

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

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