Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £352,210. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £198,361 and semi-detached properties averaged at £223,849.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £261,467, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£260,244), but was cheaper than Somerset (£289,301) and Dorset (£319,535). The most expensive area within Cornwall was St. Mawes (£1,190,973) and the cheapest was Camborne (£165,311).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 6% up on the year before and 10% up on 2015 when they averaged at £238,761.