Last year most property sales in Somerset involved detached properties which sold for on average £408,711. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £238,638, while semi-detached properties fetched £269,062.
Somerset, with an overall average price of £292,947, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Wiltshire (£289,584), but was cheaper than Bristol (County) (£315,338) and Dorset (£326,366). The priciest area within Somerset was Beckington (£623,984) and the least expensive was Brean (£128,437).
During the last year, sold prices in Somerset were 3% up on the previous year and 8% up on 2016 when the average house price was £270,048.