Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £120,565. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £157,271 and detached properties averaged at £262,877.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £168,913 was more expensive than nearby Lancashire (£144,073), Greater Manchester (£155,481) and Merseyside (£146,629). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£490,625) and the cheapest was Millom (£89,677).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £171,892.