Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £128,041. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £169,467 and detached properties averaged at £297,146.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £186,385, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Greater Manchester (£186,630), but was more expensive than Lancashire (£162,224) and Merseyside (£163,765). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£628,532) and the cheapest was Moor Row (£72,214).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were 4% up on the year before and 7% up on 2008 when they averaged at £173,834.