Berkshire flat features

March 2020

The average flat size in Berkshire county is 56.8m². This is by 2.1m² less than the average flat size in England and Wales. On average, a flat has 2.6 rooms including kitchen. This is by 0.1 less than the average flat.

Berkshire flats by number of rooms

Room count is number of habitable rooms. Habitable rooms include any living room, sitting room, dining room, bedroom, study and similar; and also a non-separated conservatory and a kitchen/diner having a discrete seating area. Excluded from the room count are any room used solely as a kitchen, utility room, bathroom, cloakroom, en-suite accommodation and similar, any hallway, stairs or landing, and any room not having a window.

Berkshire flats by number of rooms
No. of roomsBerkshireEngland & Wales
17.1%6.3%
237.6%37.4%
345.4%42.2%
48.0%10.6%
51.3%2.7%
6+0.5%0.9%

Berkshire flats by floor area size

The gross floor area - the total of all enclosed spaces measured to the internal face of the external walls

Berkshire flats by floor area size
Floor area sizeBerkshireEngland & Wales
under 30m²4.8%4.7%
30-49m²34.7%32.7%
50-69m²41.2%39.5%
70-89m²14.8%16.1%
90-109m²2.6%4.1%
110-149m²1.3%2.2%
150m²+0.5%0.8%

Berkshire flats by rental type

Berkshire flats by rental type
Rental typeBerkshireEngland & Wales
social rental17.5%22.7%
private rental29.1%29.5%
non-rental53.4%47.8%

Berkshire flats by number of fireplaces

The number of open fireplaces in the property. Air can pass between the inside of the property and the outside.

Berkshire flats by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesBerkshireEngland & Wales
097.9%97.2%
11.9%2.4%
20.2%0.3%
3+0.0%0.1%

Berkshire flats by main heating fuel

The type of fuel used to power the central heating. Bio is one of biomass, B30D, B30K, bioethanol, biogas, rapeseed. Coal also includes anthracite. Dual is dual fuel with mineral or wood. Wood can be pellets, chips or logs.

Berkshire flats by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeBerkshireEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.0%0.0%
dual0.0%0.0%
elect40.5%29.9%
gas58.7%69.0%
LPG0.1%0.2%
no heat0.4%0.5%
oil0.2%0.2%
waste0.0%0.1%
wood0.0%0.0%

Berkshire flats by windows glazing

The type of glazing. From British Fenestration Rating Council or manufacturer declaration.

Berkshire flats by windows glazing
Windows glazingBerkshireEngland & Wales
sigle5.3%10.2%
double/secondary74.9%76.8%
triple/multiple0.3%0.3%
high perfomance19.5%12.7%

Berkshire flats by gas meter availability

A gas meter or a gas-burning appliance is available in the dwelling. A closed-off gas pipe does not count.

Berkshire flats by gas meter availability
Mains gasBerkshireEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance45.1%57.6%
no gas meter54.9%42.4%

Berkshire flats by number of heated rooms

Berkshire flats by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsBerkshireEngland & Wales
18.0%7.3%
237.7%37.4%
345.1%41.6%
47.6%10.3%
51.2%2.6%
6+0.4%0.9%

Berkshire flats by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Berkshire flats by solar heating availability
Solar heatingBerkshireEngland & Wales
solar0.1%0.1%
no solar99.9%99.9%

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