Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £331,186. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £188,555 and semi-detached properties averaged at £207,118.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £245,927, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£245,656), but was cheaper than Somerset (£272,815) and Dorset (£302,503). The most expensive area within Cornwall was Rock (£1,310,750) and the cheapest was Camborne (£160,179).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were similar to the year before and 6% up on 2007 when they averaged at £231,285.