Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £327,463. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £189,984 and semi-detached properties averaged at £203,912.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £242,704, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£238,026), but was cheaper than Somerset (£255,407) and Dorset (£292,117). The most expensive area within Cornwall was Rock (£1,052,796) and the cheapest was Antony (£138,000).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 6% up on the year before and 5% up on 2007 when they averaged at £230,980.