WC2B: Postcode District Level Property Market Multi Year Trend Analysis


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Postcode DistrictWardBoroughCounty
WC2BClerkenwellIslingtonGreater London
WC2BHolborn and Covent GardenCamdenGreater London
WC2BSt James'sWestminsterGreater London


£19.79M £21.61M £22.44M £24.86M £21.86M £13.91M £13.1M £22.41M £58.78M
  • M represents Million
  • Total Sales is sum of Detached, Semi-Detached, Terraced, Flat/Masionette Properties


YearDetachedSemi-DetachedTerracedFlatTotal
2020   £58.78M£58.78M
2019   £22.41M£22.41M
2018   £13.1M£13.1M
2017   £13.91M£13.91M
2016   £21.86M£21.86M
2015   £24.86M£24.86M
2014  £2.6M£19.84M£22.44M
2013   £21.61M£21.61M
2012   £19.79M£19.79M


YearDetachedSemi-DetachedTerracedFlat
2020   £1547K
2019   £1245K
2018   £1092K
2017   £1160K
2016   £911K
2015   £1130K
2014  £2600K£1103K
2013   £1081K
2012   £943K


YearDetachedSemi-DetachedTerracedFlat
2020   £1250K
2019   £1120K
2018   £660K
2017   £1236K
2016   £717K
2015   £820K
2014  £2600K£640K
2013   £950K
2012   £825K


YearDetachedSemi-DetachedTerracedFlat
2020   £872K
2019   £838K
2018   £814K
2017   £393K
2016   £535K
2015   £698K
2014   £772K
2013   £563K
2012   £556K
For example
  • Say the average detached property price for postcode XYZ is £300 K and ST. DEV. is £30 K.
  • It means that most detached properties in postcode XYZ (about 68%) has price within one ST. Dev. i.e. the price range is £270K - £330K.
  • All-most all detached property price (95%) in postcode XYZ lie between two ST. Dev. i.e. £240 K - £360 K


YearDetachedSemi-DetachedTerracedFlat
202000038
201900018
201800012
201700012
201600024
201500022
201400118
201300020
201200021


The Table below gives in percentage, the total number of properties purchased as Buy-To-Let.
YearDetachedSemi-DetachedTerracedFlat
2020   45%
2019   22%
2018   17%
2017    
*Buy-to-let consists of Buy-to-lets (where they can be identified by a Mortgage) ,transfers to non-private individuals, transfers under a power of sale/repossessions


SchoolPostcodePhaseGender*F.S.Ofsted*PERF*D.F.E.Area
St Josephs Catholic Primary SchoolWC2B 5NAPrimaryMixedYRatingDetailsDataCamden
St Clement Danes CofE Primary SchoolWC2B 5SUPrimaryMixedYRatingDetailsDataWestminster
  • *F.S. = Faith School, N= No, Y= Yes
  • *PERF = Performance
  • *D.F.E.= Department For Education


StationPostcodeLineZone
HolbornWC2B 6AACentral,Piccadilly1










This post uses data covering the transactions received at Land Registry in the period 1995 to 2019. Data produced by HM Land Registry © Crown copyright 2018.