Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £333,940. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £192,122 and semi-detached properties averaged at £209,685.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £247,174, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£243,518), but was cheaper than Somerset (£270,287) and Dorset (£301,668). The most expensive area within Cornwall was Rock (£1,111,917) and the cheapest was Camborne (£157,498).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 3% up on the year before and 7% up on 2007 when they averaged at £231,285.