Brighton flat features

The following charts compare flat features (e.g. no. of rooms, floor area size, number of fireplaces, ...) in Brighton postcode area to the flat features in whole England and Wales. Data is taken from energy certificates for domestic buildings. The certificates were issued between 2008-2019. Data is available for more than 15 million properties.

Brighton 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.

Brighton flats by number of rooms
No. of roomsBrightonEngland & Wales
19.7%6.2%
237.4%37.4%
340.1%42.2%
49.6%10.6%
52.3%2.7%
6+0.9%1.0%

Brighton flats by floor area size

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

Brighton flats by floor area size
Floor area sizeBrightonEngland & Wales
under 30m²6.4%4.5%
30-49m²32.6%32.8%
50-69m²35.0%39.5%
70-89m²17.7%16.1%
90-109m²4.8%4.1%
110-149m²2.7%2.2%
150m²+0.8%0.7%

Brighton flats by rental type

Brighton flats by rental type
Rental typeBrightonEngland & Wales
social rental13.5%23.1%
private rental33.1%29.1%
non-rental53.4%47.8%

Brighton 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.

Brighton flats by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesBrightonEngland & Wales
093.6%97.1%
15.5%2.5%
20.8%0.3%
3+0.1%0.1%

Brighton 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.

Brighton flats by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeBrightonEngland & Wales
bio0.1%0.1%
coal0.0%0.0%
dual0.0%0.0%
elect30.8%29.7%
gas67.8%69.2%
LPG0.1%0.2%
no heat0.8%0.5%
oil0.4%0.2%
waste0.0%0.1%
wood0.0%0.0%

Brighton flats by windows glazing

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

Brighton flats by windows glazing
Windows glazingBrightonEngland & Wales
sigle20.2%10.5%
double/secondary73.2%77.1%
triple/multiple0.4%0.3%
high perfomance6.2%12.1%

Brighton 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.

Brighton flats by gas meter availability
Mains gasBrightonEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance63.5%58.2%
no gas meter36.5%41.8%

Brighton flats by number of heated rooms

Brighton flats by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsBrightonEngland & Wales
111.0%7.2%
237.3%37.4%
339.4%41.6%
49.3%10.3%
52.2%2.6%
6+0.9%0.9%

Brighton flats by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

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

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