Ipswich house features

The following charts compare house features (e.g. no. of rooms, floor area size, number of fireplaces, ...) in Ipswich postcode area to the house 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.

Ipswich 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.

Ipswich houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsIpswichEngland & Wales
10.2%0.1%
22.9%2.9%
314.6%12.6%
425.0%27.0%
529.3%31.0%
6+28.0%26.4%

Ipswich houses by floor area size

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

Ipswich houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeIpswichEngland & Wales
under 30m²0.2%0.2%
30-49m²3.8%3.6%
50-69m²18.7%16.8%
70-89m²30.2%33.8%
90-109m²18.1%19.0%
110-149m²16.4%16.1%
150m²+12.6%10.5%

Ipswich houses by rental type

Ipswich houses by rental type
Rental typeIpswichEngland & Wales
social rental8.0%9.9%
private rental15.5%12.4%
non-rental76.5%77.7%

Ipswich 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.

Ipswich houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesIpswichEngland & Wales
083.3%87.3%
113.9%10.3%
22.3%1.9%
3+0.6%0.4%

Ipswich 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.

Ipswich houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeIpswichEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.0%
coal0.2%0.3%
dual0.4%0.3%
elect12.4%4.8%
gas65.5%88.3%
LPG1.2%0.9%
no heat0.2%0.2%
oil19.7%4.9%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.4%0.2%

Ipswich houses by windows glazing

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

Ipswich houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingIpswichEngland & Wales
sigle4.6%3.7%
double/secondary85.7%87.7%
triple/multiple0.6%0.3%
high perfomance9.0%8.4%

Ipswich 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.

Ipswich houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasIpswichEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance58.0%80.0%
no gas meter42.0%20.0%

Ipswich houses by number of heated rooms

Ipswich houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsIpswichEngland & Wales
11.2%0.9%
23.9%3.7%
315.0%13.1%
424.7%26.9%
528.1%29.9%
6+27.1%25.4%

Ipswich houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Ipswich houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingIpswichEngland & Wales
solar0.6%0.3%
no solar99.4%99.7%

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