House Prices in Droitwich Spa

Droitwich Spa (often abbreviated to Droitwich) is a town in northern Worcestershire, England, on the River Salwarpe.The town was called Salinae in Roman times, then later called Wyche, derived from the Anglo Saxon Hwicce kingdom, referred to as "Saltwich" according to Anglo Saxon charters, with the Droit (meaning "right") added when the town was given its charter on 1 August 1215 by King John. The "Spa" was added in the 19th century when John Corbett developed the town's spa facilities. The River Salwarpe running through Droitwich is likely derived from Sal meaning "salt" and weorp which means "to throw up" i.e. "the river which throws up salt" which overflows from the salt brines.

Valuations in Droitwich Spa

The most expensive recorded transaction in Droitwich Spa was £16,031,302 on 19 September 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Droitwich Spa was £169,000 on 26 August 2016. Properties in Droitwich Spa have an average price of £466,465 over the last 3 years.

Average property price

£226,302

-19% since 2017
-78% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Droitwich Spa

Droitwich Spa has 22 schools with capacities ranging from 210 to 1477. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Other Independent School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Droitwich Spa (by capacity)

  • Droitwich Spa High School

    SECONDARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 12 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1477 pupils.

  • Droitwich, Witton Middle School

    MIDDLE DEEMED PRIMARY

    Pupils aged 9 to 12 attend this Mixed Community School. The school enrols 540 students.

  • Droitwich, Chawson First School

    PRIMARY

    Pupils aged 5 to 9 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 450 pupils.

  • Droitwich, Westacre Middle School

    MIDDLE DEEMED PRIMARY

    Pupils aged 9 to 12 attend this Mixed Community School. The school enrols 450 students.

  • St Peter's CofE First School

    PRIMARY

    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils aged 5 to 9 years. The schools has a capacity of 427 pupils.

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