Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £123,759. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £159,044 and detached properties averaged at £265,897.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £170,830, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Greater Manchester (£162,733), but was more expensive than Lancashire (£152,083) and Merseyside (£150,262). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£567,318) and the cheapest was Maryport (£94,815).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £171,919.