Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £120,707. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £154,147 and detached properties averaged at £262,774.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £167,690 was more expensive than nearby Lancashire (£145,505), Greater Manchester (£154,069) and Merseyside (£144,330). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£558,278) and the cheapest was Millom (£94,564).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £171,892.