Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £328,457. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £190,072 and semi-detached properties averaged at £209,178.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £244,815, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£240,689), but was cheaper than Somerset (£264,911) and Dorset (£296,100). The most expensive area within Cornwall was Rock (£1,069,134) and the cheapest was Camborne (£154,969).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 3% up on the year before and 6% up on 2007 when they averaged at £231,292.