House prices in Lewes have soared by an average of over £10,000 in the month of April, according to figures from the Land Registry.

The latest data from the government department reveals that in April 2022 average house prices in Lewes reached £402,575.

This was up from £391,746 in March, representing over a 2.8 per cent increase. In the last 12 months it has risen by 16.5 per cent.

If you are interested in buying or renting a home, you can see the latest properties in and around Lewes here.

How much have house prices increased in Lewes?

Breaking it down for specific types of housing, all prices saw an increase.

  • Detached houses - Up to £619,609 from £603,049 in March
  • Semi-detached houses - Up to £423,394 from £411,553 in March
  • Terraced houses - Up to £340,461 from £330,860 in March
  • Flats - Up to £211,253 from £206,249 in March

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How do Lewes house prices compare to the UK average?

Even when comparing Lewes to the picture across the UK, the area is well above the UK average with a typical property value in the nations reaching £281,161 in April.

In cash terms, the average house price in April was £30,950 higher than a year earlier with house price growth accelerating to 12.4 per cent in April 2022. Prices were up by 1.1 per cent month on month.

How much could your house be worth?

We have created this map for the South East so you can see the average house price in each neighbourhood since 1995.

Sites like Zoopla can offer an estimate valuation of your house if you input your postcode into their website here.

The above map can demonstrate which areas of Lewes are the most expensive for average house prices.