Cardiff flat features

The following charts compare flat features (e.g. no. of rooms, floor area size, number of fireplaces, ...) in Cardiff 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.

Cardiff 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.

Cardiff flats by number of rooms
No. of roomsCardiffEngland & Wales
13.8%6.2%
240.6%37.4%
343.7%42.2%
49.2%10.6%
51.9%2.7%
6+0.8%1.0%

Cardiff flats by floor area size

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

Cardiff flats by floor area size
Floor area sizeCardiffEngland & Wales
under 30m²3.5%4.5%
30-49m²38.3%32.8%
50-69m²38.5%39.5%
70-89m²14.6%16.1%
90-109m²3.0%4.1%
110-149m²1.7%2.2%
150m²+0.4%0.7%

Cardiff flats by rental type

Cardiff flats by rental type
Rental typeCardiffEngland & Wales
social rental25.9%23.1%
private rental31.3%29.1%
non-rental42.8%47.8%

Cardiff 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.

Cardiff flats by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesCardiffEngland & Wales
098.2%97.1%
11.6%2.5%
20.2%0.3%
3+0.0%0.1%

Cardiff 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.

Cardiff flats by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeCardiffEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.0%0.0%
dual0.0%0.0%
elect28.7%29.7%
gas70.6%69.2%
LPG0.1%0.2%
no heat0.4%0.5%
oil0.1%0.2%
waste0.0%0.1%
wood0.0%0.0%

Cardiff flats by windows glazing

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

Cardiff flats by windows glazing
Windows glazingCardiffEngland & Wales
sigle2.8%10.5%
double/secondary87.5%77.1%
triple/multiple0.2%0.3%
high perfomance9.4%12.1%

Cardiff 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.

Cardiff flats by gas meter availability
Mains gasCardiffEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance63.2%58.2%
no gas meter36.8%41.8%

Cardiff flats by number of heated rooms

Cardiff flats by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsCardiffEngland & Wales
14.3%7.2%
240.7%37.4%
343.3%41.6%
49.1%10.3%
51.8%2.6%
6+0.7%0.9%

Cardiff flats by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

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

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