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Ellesmere: House prices

Research conducted by property website Zoopla found property values in the market town were up 3.25 per cent in April compared to July last year. The average house price now sits at £211,626. Ripon in Yorkshire came a close second, with house prices increasing by 3.23 per cent to an average of £246,951. The statistics revealed that Britain’s housing market gained an extra £156 billion in value in the past three months.

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