As the record breaking hot summer holidays come to an end, families are busy preparing for the back to school season. Every day nearly 4.7 million primary school children undertake the school run, with 2.5 million of those walking to their local school.
Across England and Wales properties sold within a 10 minute walk of an outstanding primary school attract a 17.8% price premium, the equivalent of £51,688!
The premium is highest across the East of England and South East, where properties can sell for as much as £70,000 more than the average property price.
Do you live within a 10 minute walk of an Ofsted rated ‘Outstanding’ local primary school? We have created a handy list of all the top primary schools in the area:
Camberley ‘Outstanding’ Primary Schools (GU15)
Crawley Ridge Infant School
Prior Heath Infant School
Chobham ‘Outstanding’ Primary Schools (GU24)
Farnham ‘Outstanding’ Primary Schools (GU9, GU10)
Folly Hill Infant School
St Polycarp’s Catholic Primary School, Farnham
South Farnham School
Fleet ‘Outstanding’ Primary Schools (GU51, GU52)
Heatherside Junior School
Heatherside Infant School
Elvetham Heath Primary School
Fleet Infant School
Tweseldown Infant School
Church Crookham Junior School
Yateley ‘Outstanding’ Primary Schools (GU46)
Westfields Junior School
*Data collected via Dataloft and UK statistics authority, correct as of August 2018.
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