Last year most property sales in Somerset involved detached properties which sold for on average £404,473. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £240,588, while semi-detached properties fetched £268,577.
Somerset, with an overall average price of £290,959, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Wiltshire (£286,655), but was cheaper than Bristol (County) (£312,013) and Dorset (£323,516). The priciest area within Somerset was Beckington (£624,732) and the least expensive was Brean (£122,639).
During the last year, sold prices in Somerset were 4% up on the previous year and 16% up on 2015 when the average house price was £251,248.