Last year most property sales in Somerset involved detached properties which sold for on average £389,186. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £226,469, while semi-detached properties fetched £247,075.
Somerset, with an overall average price of £273,333, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Wiltshire (£271,149), but was cheaper than Bristol (County) (£292,142) and Dorset (£309,890). The priciest area within Somerset was Bathampton (£561,962) and the least expensive was Ilchester (£144,079).
During the last year, sold prices in Somerset were 4% up on the previous year and 13% up on 2014 when the average house price was £242,493.