South Chingford

Epitome of Landmarks

Area Guide For South Chingford

South Chingford is a suburban district in London. It is located only 10 miles away from Charing Cross. Before the 18th century this area was a part of the rural Essex. However, after that it managed to gain a suburban status. During the '90s it became the core of Municipal Borough of Chingford. Now it forms a major part of the north-eastern London Borough of Waltham Forest.






  • The Neighbors

    Old constructions which still remind of the Vectorian era.

  • Ideal for

    People who like to live in old constructed houses.

  • Deal Sealer

    Many landmarks to visit.

  • Not for

    People who want everything in a closer circle.

  • You will Like

    Queen Elizabeth's Hunting Lodge, All Saints' Church, Friday Hill House, Pimp Hall Dovecote and Chingford Old Town Hall.

South Chingford Map

Estimated Price: £376,181
Average Asking Price: £339,646
Price change in last one year: £42,257
Average Price Paid: £268,722
Average Rent Rates: £1,569


Property Prices Breakdown in South Chingford

Average Price for property in South Chingford is around £376,181 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £497,258 for detached house to around £462,019 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £388,469 and a flat is worth £234,172. Values have been changing and have risen £4,257 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £8,438 in last 6 months, £42,257 in last 1 year, £75,938 in last 2 years, £85,382 in last 3 years, £88,177 in last 4 years and £93,434 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in South Chingford is around £339,646 based on approximately 345 properties for sale. Same is the case with rental options based on 63 properties up for rent, average asking rent is around £1,569 per month.

Estimated property value in South Chingford is £376,181. Average asking price is £339,646 while average price paid is £308,052 which is up by £42,257 and Avg. asking rent £1,569.Based on an Online Survey

Buyers are willing to pay high dollar prices to grab these properties because of the recent trend in real estate investment especially in South Chingford area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £308,052 based on approximately 345 sales in South Chingford area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 1,085 properties where buyers paid around £281,793. It has been same for some time now for e.g. if you take an average of amount paid in last 5 years, it comes to around £268,722 for 1,776 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 2,350 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £264,051 per sale.


Breakdown of asking prices for homes of different sizes show that price varies clearly based on no of bedrooms and type of house. Asking price for a house with 1 bedroom is around £280,950, £364,439 for a 2 bedroom house, £390,774 for a 3 bedroom house, £467,660 for a 4 bedroom house and £541,667 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat similarly the prices varies from £221,491 for a single bedroom to £230,122 for a 2 bedroom Flat. Same is the case with 4 bedroom flat £400,000. To sum up the asking prices for properties in South Chingford it comes to around average £229,985 for 1 bedroom property, £259,606 for 2 bedroom, £390,774 for 3 bedroom, £463,431 for 4 bedroom and £541,667 for a 5 bedroom property.

Rent per calendar month varies similarly based on type and size of the house. If you look at the rents per month for houses alone it can vary from £594 for 1 bedroom to £1,507 for 3 bedroom and £1,258 for 4 bedroom. But if you are interested in renting a 1 bedroom flat then rent per month can be around £801. As the no. of bedroom increase so will the rent e.g. for a 2 bedroom flat it will be around £1,145 and £1,300 for 3 bedroom. You should be generally be expecting around average £771 rent per month for single bedroom property, £1,145 for 2 bedroom, £1,492 for 3 bedroom and approximately £1,258 for 4 bedroom property in South Chingford area.

Disclaimer : Location real estate estimates and values are based on House price index background data and Sales data provided by United Kingdom Land registry Records available as public records from their website. This information is updated monthly on our website and may not reflect all public transactions. This information is based on estimated calculation generated from our developed algorithms. We are striving to make this information as accurate and useful as possible. This data covers the transactions received at Land Registry in the period 1/1/1995 to 9/1/2014. © Crown copyright 2014. Data produced by Land Registry © Crown copyright 2014.

Sum it all up

 The Good

- Too many landmarks to visit
- Old but well-constructed houses

 Best For

- People who like staycation
- People who like larger houses
- Older/retired people

 The Bad

- Fewer economic centres
- Fewer employment opportunities

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