Last year most property sales in Herefordshire involved detached properties which sold for on average £285,969. Semi-detached properties sold for an average price of £179,583, while terraced properties fetched £156,025.
Herefordshire, with an overall average price of £214,933 was more expensive than nearby Worcestershire (£203,411), Shropshire (£187,327) and West Midlands (County) (£157,660). The priciest area within Herefordshire was Whitbourne (£414,621) and the least expensive was Kington (£152,045).
During the last year, sold prices in Herefordshire were similar to the previous year and 4% down on 2010 when the average house price was £223,840.