Last year most property sales in Somerset involved detached properties which sold for on average £327,408. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £186,345, while semi-detached properties fetched £206,584.
Somerset, with an overall average price of £230,335, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Wiltshire (£218,832), but was more expensive than Bristol (County) (£217,161) and cheaper than Dorset (£255,933). The priciest area within Somerset was Bathford (£433,659) and the least expensive was Highbridge (£142,766).
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 £228,777.