LEGO Hogwarts Castle set

Hogwarts Castle

The Hogwarts Castle (4842-1) is a LEGO Harry Potter set that was released in September 2010 and retired in November 2012 with a shelf life of 2 years and 3 months .

This LEGO set has 1,291 pieces and had a RRP of $129.99 (£102.99 / -€) which equates to a price per piece of 0.10c (0.08p / 0.00€) . Since it retired it has grown in value by 43.3% and now has a value of $186.30 based on average sale price over the last 6 months.

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This set contains 11 minifigures with a combined value of $109.56. 6 of the minifigures in this set are exclusive, meaning they don't appear in any other LEGO sets.

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This set contains 6 animals with a combined value of $10.81.

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Value breakdown

The current value of Hogwarts Castle is $186.30

The 11 minifigures in this set make up 59% of the total set value.

The Professor Minerva McGonagall, Dark Green Robe and Cape minfigure is the most valuable minifigure in this set who alone contributes 11% of the sets value .

Set pieces

The Hogwarts Castle has 1291 pieces and is ranked 433 on the list of biggest LEGO sets ever made.

The most common colour in this set is Tan

The most common part in this set is Brick 1 x 2

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Set details

Name: Hogwarts Castle

Theme: Harry Potter

Set number: 4842-1

Status: Retired

Retired for: 11 years, 8 months

Pieces: 1,291

Minifigures: 11

Released: September 2010

Retired: November 2012

Shelf life: 2 years, 3 months

US Flag $129.99
GB Flag £102.99
EU Flag -€
US Flag 0.101c
GB Flag 0.080p
EU Flag -

Set value

Confidence: Medium

Current value: $186.30

Increase from RRP: 43.3%

Yearly ROI: 3.7%

Where to buy

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Most expensive:
Professor Minerva McGonagall, Dark Green Robe and Cape
Least expensive:
Harry Potter, Gryffindor Stripe and Shield Torso, Black Legs
% of set value:


Faded medal
433rd biggest LEGO set ever made
Faded medal
11th biggest LEGO Harry Potter set

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