about the area


With its waterside locations and residential streets, houses for sale and for rent in Plymstock are both sought after and priced above average in Plymouth. As a local Estate agent, we have sold and let many homes here, giving us in depth knowledge of both the area and the property market.

Situated on the East Bank of the River Plym, this lovely place consists of the villages of Billacombe, Elverton, Goosewell, Hooe, Mountbatten., Oreston, Pomphlet, Staddiscombe and Turnchapel.

The earliest surviving documentary reference is as Plemestocha in the Domesday Book and its name is derived from Old English meaning either “outlying farm with a plum-tree”

Plymstock has 2 secondary schools, Coombe Dean and Plymstock school. There are a number of feeding primary schools, Elberton Primary, Goosewell primary, Hooe Primary, Oreston Community Academy, Morley Meadow & Pomphlett Primary.

Local amenities include the Mountbatten Water Sports Centre, there are also beaches and yacht moorings.

The Postcode sectors are all of PL9. There were 569 sales in 2020 with an average price sale price of £277500. Of these just 4% were leasehold flats. The average sale price in 2021 was £289,530 which was 19% higher than 2015.If you are considering selling your property in Plymstock, find out why you should sell with us, or why not arrange a valuation today.
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