Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £329,120. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £193,040 and semi-detached properties averaged at £206,511.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £244,798, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£237,084), but was cheaper than Somerset (£257,915) and Dorset (£293,006). The most expensive area within Cornwall was Rock (£884,786) and the cheapest was Antony (£138,000).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 5% up on the year before and 6% up on 2007 when they averaged at £230,980.