Last year most property sales in Somerset involved detached properties which sold for on average £327,862. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £188,831, while semi-detached properties fetched £208,079.
Somerset, with an overall average price of £232,129, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Wiltshire (£221,392), but was more expensive than Bristol (County) (£219,962) and cheaper than Dorset (£259,691). The priciest area within Somerset was Bathampton (£515,517) and the least expensive was Brean (£135,589).
During the last year, sold prices in Somerset were 3% up on the previous year and similar to 2007 when the average house price was £228,829.