Blackburn house features

March 2020

The average house size in Blackburn postcode area is 95.8m². This is by 4.8m² less than the average house size in England and Wales. On average, a house has 4.7 rooms including kitchen. This is by 0.2 less than the average house.

Blackburn houses 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 houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsBlackburnEngland & Wales
22.7%2.9%
311.2%12.6%
436.3%27.2%
530.1%31.2%
6+19.7%26.1%

Blackburn houses by floor area size

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

Blackburn houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeBlackburnEngland & Wales
under 30m²0.1%0.2%
30-49m²3.1%3.5%
50-69m²17.0%16.7%
70-89m²38.2%33.9%
90-109m²19.9%19.0%
110-149m²14.0%16.2%
150m²+7.6%10.5%

Blackburn houses by rental type

Blackburn houses by rental type
Rental typeBlackburnEngland & Wales
social rental8.4%9.9%
private rental12.1%12.6%
non-rental79.5%77.5%

Blackburn houses 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 houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesBlackburnEngland & Wales
090.4%87.6%
17.2%10.1%
22.1%1.9%
3+0.2%0.4%

Blackburn houses 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 houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeBlackburnEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.0%
coal0.1%0.3%
dual0.2%0.3%
elect2.5%4.8%
gas94.6%88.4%
LPG0.5%0.9%
no heat0.7%0.2%
oil1.3%4.9%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.1%0.2%

Blackburn houses by windows glazing

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

Blackburn houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingBlackburnEngland & Wales
sigle1.9%3.5%
double/secondary92.5%87.4%
triple/multiple0.1%0.3%
high perfomance5.6%8.9%

Blackburn houses 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 houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasBlackburnEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance90.2%79.6%
no gas meter9.8%20.4%

Blackburn houses by number of heated rooms

Blackburn houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsBlackburnEngland & Wales
10.8%0.8%
23.9%3.7%
312.1%13.2%
435.6%27.1%
528.9%30.1%
6+18.6%25.1%

Blackburn houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Blackburn houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingBlackburnEngland & Wales
solar0.2%0.3%
no solar99.8%99.7%

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