Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £317,191. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £187,662 and semi-detached properties averaged at £198,845.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £237,658, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£234,490) and Somerset (£248,020), but was cheaper than Dorset (£281,468). The most expensive area within Cornwall was Rock (£947,828) and the cheapest was Camelford (£154,852).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 5% up on the year before and 3% up on 2007 when they averaged at £230,468.