Last year most property sales in Somerset involved detached properties which sold for on average £382,114. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £225,627, while semi-detached properties fetched £245,065.
Somerset, with an overall average price of £272,815, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Wiltshire (£268,224), but was cheaper than Bristol (County) (£292,670) and Dorset (£302,503). The priciest area within Somerset was Rode (£539,923) and the least expensive was Ilchester (£147,542).
During the last year, sold prices in Somerset were 7% up on the previous year and 13% up on 2014 when the average house price was £242,486.