Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £339,509. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £190,175 and semi-detached properties averaged at £209,446.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £249,401, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£247,436), but was cheaper than Somerset (£272,621) and Dorset (£307,249). The most expensive area within Cornwall was Rock (£1,112,465) and the cheapest was Camborne (£161,702).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 3% up on the year before and 8% up on 2007 when they averaged at £231,288.