Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £124,074. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £156,444 and detached properties averaged at £265,937.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £170,258 was more expensive than nearby Lancashire (£148,983), Greater Manchester (£159,596) and Merseyside (£148,804). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£632,318) and the cheapest was Millom (£95,595).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £171,892.