Last year most property sales in Somerset involved terraced properties which sold for on average £221,335. Detached properties sold for an average price of £374,087, while semi-detached properties fetched £242,892.
Somerset, with an overall average price of £264,911, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Wiltshire (£259,236), but was cheaper than Bristol (County) (£284,918) and Dorset (£296,100). The priciest area within Somerset was Rode (£516,167) and the least expensive was Ilchester (£156,020).
During the last year, sold prices in Somerset were 6% up on the previous year and 15% up on 2013 when the average house price was £230,963.