Top ten series

Top 10 Series continues with the Top 10 British towns with homes worth over £1 million

1Guildford

Guildford

Guildford has 5,615 homes over £1 million, down from 2018’s figure of 5889. The average house price in Guildford is £592,637, with 12% of properties in the area worth over £1 million.

2Cambridge

Cambridge

Cambridge has 5,426 homes over £1 million, down from 2018’s figure of 5530. The average house price in Cambridge is £459,086, with 4.5% of properties worth over £1 million.

3Sevenoaks

Sevenoaks

Seveoaks has 5,188 homes over £1 million, down from 2018’s figure of 5416. The average house price in Sevenoaks is £685,504, with 17% of properties worth over £1 million.

4St. Albans

St. Albans

St. Albans has 4,889 homes over £1 million, down from 2018’s figure of 4,981. The average house price in St. Albans is £599,581, with 9% of properties worth over £1 million.

5Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Edinburgh has 4,818 homes over £1 million, an increase from 2018’s figure of 4,759. However, with average house prices in Edinburgh currently £292,319, only 1.8% of properties in the town are worth over £1 million.

6Oxford

Oxford

Oxford has 4,791 homes over £1 million, a significant fall from 2018’s figure of 5,242. The average house price in Oxford is £499,926 with 6% of properties worth over £1 million.

7Bristol

Bristol Harbourside

Bristol has 4,764 homes over £1 million, on par with 2018’s figure of 4,792. With average houses price in Bristol currently at £332,328 only 1,2% of properties are worth over £1 million.

8Reading

Reading on River Thames

Reading has 4,642 homes over £1 million, a large fall from 2018’s figure of 5,421. The average house price in Reading is £421,070 with 3.1% of properties in the area worth over £1 million.

9Twickenham

Twickenham on River Thames

Twickenham has 4,505 homes over £1 million, down slightly from 2018’s figure of 4,596. Average house prices in Twickenham are a hefty £743,525, with 17% of properties in the area worth over £1 million.

10Leatherhead

River Mole in Leatherhead

Leatherhead has 4,140 homes over £1 million, down significantly from 2018’s figure of 4,707. However, with average house prices of £770,583 it is no surprise that 20% of properties in the area are worth over £1 million.


Quick Facts

  • The number of British property millionaires fell by 35,000 during the past year
  • 733,777 homeowners are now property millionaires, down from 768,553 in 2018

Source: Zoopla Feb 2019