Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £122,962. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £159,576 and detached properties averaged at £265,233.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £170,922, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Greater Manchester (£163,754), but was more expensive than Lancashire (£151,938) and Merseyside (£152,060). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£486,429) and the cheapest was Millom (£94,929).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £171,923.