East Sussex house features

March 2020

The average house size in East Sussex county is 107.5m². This is by 6.9m² more than the average house size in England and Wales. On average, a house has 5.0 rooms including kitchen. This is by 0.1 more than the average house.

East Sussex 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.

East Sussex houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsEast SussexEngland & Wales
21.9%2.9%
314.1%12.6%
426.4%27.2%
527.6%31.2%
6+30.1%26.1%

East Sussex houses by floor area size

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

East Sussex houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeEast SussexEngland & Wales
under 30m²0.2%0.2%
30-49m²2.9%3.5%
50-69m²14.4%16.7%
70-89m²30.1%33.9%
90-109m²19.6%19.0%
110-149m²18.9%16.2%
150m²+14.0%10.5%

East Sussex houses by rental type

East Sussex houses by rental type
Rental typeEast SussexEngland & Wales
social rental6.7%9.9%
private rental12.3%12.6%
non-rental81.0%77.5%

East Sussex 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.

East Sussex houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesEast SussexEngland & Wales
078.7%87.6%
117.5%10.1%
23.1%1.9%
3+0.7%0.4%

East Sussex 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.

East Sussex houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeEast SussexEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.0%
coal0.1%0.3%
dual0.2%0.3%
elect5.8%4.8%
gas87.1%88.4%
LPG0.9%0.9%
no heat0.2%0.2%
oil5.5%4.9%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.2%0.2%

East Sussex houses by windows glazing

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

East Sussex houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingEast SussexEngland & Wales
sigle4.7%3.5%
double/secondary88.9%87.4%
triple/multiple0.5%0.3%
high perfomance5.8%8.9%

East Sussex 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.

East Sussex houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasEast SussexEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance81.7%79.6%
no gas meter18.3%20.4%

East Sussex houses by number of heated rooms

East Sussex houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsEast SussexEngland & Wales
10.6%0.8%
22.5%3.7%
314.5%13.2%
426.3%27.1%
526.9%30.1%
6+29.1%25.1%

East Sussex houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

East Sussex houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingEast SussexEngland & Wales
solar0.8%0.3%
no solar99.2%99.7%

Other reports for East Sussex county

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