Blackburn flat features

March 2020

The average flat size in Blackburn postcode area is 52.8m². This is by 6.2m² less than the average flat size in England and Wales. On average, a flat has 2.4 rooms including kitchen. This is by 0.3 less than the average flat.

Blackburn 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.

Blackburn flats by number of rooms
No. of roomsBlackburnEngland & Wales
15.0%6.3%
256.3%37.4%
331.4%42.2%
45.5%10.6%
51.3%2.7%
6+0.5%0.9%

Blackburn flats by floor area size

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

Blackburn flats by floor area size
Floor area sizeBlackburnEngland & Wales
under 30m²3.6%4.7%
30-49m²50.0%32.7%
50-69m²34.2%39.5%
70-89m²8.2%16.1%
90-109m²2.4%4.1%
110-149m²1.3%2.2%
150m²+0.4%0.8%

Blackburn flats by rental type

Blackburn flats by rental type
Rental typeBlackburnEngland & Wales
social rental46.0%22.7%
private rental20.9%29.5%
non-rental33.2%47.8%

Blackburn 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.

Blackburn flats by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesBlackburnEngland & Wales
099.2%97.2%
10.7%2.4%
20.1%0.3%
3+0.0%0.1%

Blackburn 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.

Blackburn flats by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeBlackburnEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.0%0.0%
dual0.0%0.0%
elect26.3%29.9%
gas73.0%69.0%
LPG0.1%0.2%
no heat0.6%0.5%
oil0.1%0.2%
waste0.0%0.1%
wood0.0%0.0%

Blackburn flats by windows glazing

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

Blackburn flats by windows glazing
Windows glazingBlackburnEngland & Wales
sigle2.3%10.2%
double/secondary91.9%76.8%
triple/multiple0.1%0.3%
high perfomance5.7%12.7%

Blackburn 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.

Blackburn flats by gas meter availability
Mains gasBlackburnEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance67.2%57.6%
no gas meter32.8%42.4%

Blackburn flats by number of heated rooms

Blackburn flats by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsBlackburnEngland & Wales
15.9%7.3%
256.2%37.4%
330.8%41.6%
45.4%10.3%
51.2%2.6%
6+0.5%0.9%

Blackburn flats by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Blackburn flats by solar heating availability
Solar heatingBlackburnEngland & Wales
solar0.0%0.1%
no solar100.0%99.9%

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