Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £124,080. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £166,655 and detached properties averaged at £281,460.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £176,296, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Greater Manchester (£172,351), but was more expensive than Lancashire (£154,386) and Merseyside (£155,140). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£446,545) and the cheapest was Egremont (£99,356).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £173,773.