Most of the sales in Cornwall over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £309,633. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £180,762 and semi-detached properties averaged at £195,374.
Cornwall, with an overall average price of £230,031, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Devon (£230,205), but was cheaper than Somerset (£244,812) and Dorset (£275,704). The most expensive area within Cornwall was St. Mawes (£824,450) and the cheapest was Camborne (£149,749).
In the past year house prices in Cornwall were 3% up on the year before and similar to 2007 when they averaged at £230,258.