House Prices in Heckmondwike

Heckmondwike is a town and electoral ward in the metropolitan borough of Kirklees, West Yorkshire, England, 9 miles (14 km) south west of Leeds. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, it is close to Cleckheaton and Liversedge. It is in the Batley and Spen parliamentary constituency, and had an estimated population of 17,066 in March 2001, reducing to 16,986 at the 2011 Census.The origins of Heckmondwike are in Old English. First recorded as Hedmundewic [sic] in the Domesday Book of 1086, Hedmundewic in 1166, and as Hecmundewik sometime in the 13th century, the name seems to be from *Hēahmundes wīc, or 'Heahmund's dairy-farm'.

Valuations in Heckmondwike

The most expensive recorded transaction in Heckmondwike was £1,120,000 on 22 December 1999. The most recent recorded sale in Heckmondwike was £144,000 on 19 August 2016. Properties in Heckmondwike have an average price of £140,343 over the last 3 years.

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Schools in Heckmondwike

Heckmondwike has 15 schools with capacities ranging from 27 to 1146. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Foundation School, Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Community Special School, Other Independent School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Heckmondwike (by capacity)

  • Heckmondwike Grammar School


    A Mixed Foundation School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1146 pupils.

  • Cawley Lane Junior Infant and Nursery School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 3 to 11 years. The school enrols 406 students.

  • Leeside Community Primary School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 11. The school enrols 315 students.

  • Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School


    Pupils aged 5 to 11 attend this Mixed Voluntary Aided School. The school enrols 210 students.

  • Fairfield School

    A Mixed Community Special School for pupils aged 3 to 19 years. The school enrols 107 students.

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