Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £306,659. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £179,380 and semi-detached properties averaged at £196,547.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £228,425, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£226,415), but was cheaper than Somerset (£242,511) and Dorset (£271,651). The most expensive area within Cornwall was St. Mawes (£892,682) and the cheapest was Camborne (£151,306).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 3% up on the year before and similar to 2007 when they averaged at £230,228.