Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £327,021. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £191,902 and semi-detached properties averaged at £207,867.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £242,781, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£237,231), but was cheaper than Somerset (£257,796) and Dorset (£293,615). The most expensive area within Cornwall was Rock (£1,058,769) and the cheapest was Torpoint (£156,126).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 3% up on the year before and 5% up on 2007 when they averaged at £231,278.