Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £298,469. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £172,611 and semi-detached properties averaged at £190,497.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £222,900, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£216,388) and Somerset (£232,129), but was cheaper than Dorset (£259,691). The most expensive area within Cornwall was Rock (£808,219) and the cheapest was Camborne (£141,505).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were similar to the year before and 3% down on 2007 when they averaged at £230,125.