Last year most property sales in Somerset involved detached properties which sold for on average £401,562. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £238,677, while semi-detached properties fetched £266,285.
Somerset, with an overall average price of £288,701, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Wiltshire (£284,934), but was cheaper than Bristol (County) (£307,528) and Dorset (£318,415). The priciest area within Somerset was Norton St. Philip (£575,074) and the least expensive was Brean (£112,934).
During the last year, sold prices in Somerset were 4% up on the previous year and 15% up on 2015 when the average house price was £251,210.