Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £124,518. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £167,222 and detached properties averaged at £280,740.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £176,294, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Greater Manchester (£172,944), but was more expensive than Lancashire (£155,118) and Merseyside (£156,557). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£467,828) and the cheapest was Egremont (£100,838).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £173,773.