House Prices in Meltham

Meltham is a small town and civil parish within the Metropolitan Borough of Kirklees, in West Yorkshire, England. It lies in the Holme Valley, below Wessenden Moor, four and a half miles south-west of Huddersfield on the edge of the Peak District National Park. It had a population of 8,089 at the 2001 census, which was estimated to have increased to 8,600 by 2005. The population assessed at the 2011 Census was 8,534.The valley has been inhabited since pre-historic times and there are two Iron Age sites overlooking the town.

Valuations in Meltham

The most expensive recorded transaction in Meltham was £895,000 on 21 November 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Meltham was £400,000 on 12 August 2016. Properties in Meltham have an average price of £186,661 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+58% since 2018
+22% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Meltham

Meltham has 10 schools with capacities ranging from 148 to 420. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Voluntary Controlled School, Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Other Independent Special School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Meltham (by capacity)

  • Meltham CofE (C) Primary School


    A Mixed Voluntary Controlled School for pupils aged 5 to 11 years. The school enrols 420 students.

  • Meltham Moor Primary School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 210 pupils.

  • Helme Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior and Infant School


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Aided School for children aged 4 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 148 pupils.

  • Rosedale Co Central Office

    A Mixed Other Independent Special School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The school enrols students.

  • Butterflies Childrens Day Nursery

    Pupils aged to attend this EY Setting. The schools has a capacity of pupils.

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