Brighton home features

March 2020

The average home size in Brighton postcode area is 83.1m². This is by 4.5m² less than the average home size in England and Wales. On average, a home has 3.9 rooms including kitchen. This is by 0.4 less than the average home.

Brighton homes 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 homes by number of rooms
No. of roomsBrightonEngland & Wales
14.3%1.9%
217.6%13.1%
326.3%21.3%
420.1%22.3%
516.5%22.8%
6+15.2%18.7%

Brighton homes by floor area size

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

Brighton homes by floor area size
Floor area sizeBrightonEngland & Wales
under 30m²3.0%1.6%
30-49m²16.0%12.6%
50-69m²23.8%23.8%
70-89m²26.0%28.3%
90-109m²13.4%14.4%
110-149m²11.4%11.8%
150m²+6.4%7.5%

Brighton homes by rental type

Brighton homes by rental type
Rental typeBrightonEngland & Wales
social rental8.8%13.9%
private rental22.0%17.8%
non-rental69.3%68.3%

Brighton homes 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 homes by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesBrightonEngland & Wales
086.5%90.6%
111.2%7.7%
21.8%1.4%
3+0.4%0.3%

Brighton homes 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 homes by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeBrightonEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.0%0.2%
dual0.1%0.2%
elect16.2%12.3%
gas81.2%82.6%
LPG0.3%0.7%
no heat0.4%0.3%
oil1.6%3.5%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.1%0.1%

Brighton homes by windows glazing

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

Brighton homes by windows glazing
Windows glazingBrightonEngland & Wales
sigle11.1%5.6%
double/secondary81.9%84.1%
triple/multiple0.4%0.3%
high perfomance6.6%10.0%

Brighton homes 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 homes by gas meter availability
Mains gasBrightonEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance75.5%72.8%
no gas meter24.5%27.2%

Brighton homes by number of heated rooms

Brighton homes by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsBrightonEngland & Wales
15.2%2.7%
217.9%13.6%
326.2%21.5%
419.9%22.2%
516.0%22.0%
6+14.7%17.9%

Brighton homes by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Brighton homes by solar heating availability
Solar heatingBrightonEngland & Wales
solar0.4%0.3%
no solar99.6%99.7%

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