Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £132,342. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £174,226 and detached properties averaged at £295,962.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £191,972, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Greater Manchester (£196,181), but was more expensive than Lancashire (£167,379) and Merseyside (£167,600). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£533,618) and the cheapest was Workington (£105,735).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and 9% up on 2015 when they averaged at £175,381.