Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £322,262. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £190,566 and semi-detached properties averaged at £200,530.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £239,926, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£237,447), but was cheaper than Somerset (£252,857) and Dorset (£287,507). The most expensive area within Cornwall was Rock (£982,265) and the cheapest was Redruth (£160,604).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 5% up on the year before and 4% up on 2007 when they averaged at £230,478.