Lancashire flat features

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

Lancashire 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.

Lancashire flats by number of rooms
No. of roomsLancashireEngland & Wales
16.0%6.2%
247.0%37.4%
335.6%42.2%
48.4%10.6%
51.9%2.7%
6+0.9%1.0%

Lancashire flats by floor area size

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

Lancashire flats by floor area size
Floor area sizeLancashireEngland & Wales
under 30m²6.5%4.5%
30-49m²40.5%32.8%
50-69m²36.3%39.5%
70-89m²10.7%16.1%
90-109m²3.4%4.1%
110-149m²2.0%2.2%
150m²+0.6%0.7%

Lancashire flats by rental type

Lancashire flats by rental type
Rental typeLancashireEngland & Wales
social rental29.8%23.1%
private rental25.4%29.1%
non-rental44.9%47.8%

Lancashire 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.

Lancashire flats by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesLancashireEngland & Wales
098.7%97.1%
11.2%2.5%
20.1%0.3%
3+0.0%0.1%

Lancashire 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.

Lancashire flats by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeLancashireEngland & Wales
bio0.2%0.1%
coal0.0%0.0%
dual0.0%0.0%
elect36.5%29.7%
gas61.7%69.2%
LPG0.1%0.2%
no heat1.2%0.5%
oil0.2%0.2%
waste0.0%0.1%
wood0.0%0.0%

Lancashire flats by windows glazing

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

Lancashire flats by windows glazing
Windows glazingLancashireEngland & Wales
sigle4.2%10.5%
double/secondary89.4%77.1%
triple/multiple0.2%0.3%
high perfomance6.2%12.1%

Lancashire 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.

Lancashire flats by gas meter availability
Mains gasLancashireEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance58.6%58.2%
no gas meter41.4%41.8%

Lancashire flats by number of heated rooms

Lancashire flats by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsLancashireEngland & Wales
17.4%7.2%
246.8%37.4%
335.3%41.6%
47.7%10.3%
51.9%2.6%
6+0.9%0.9%

Lancashire flats by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

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

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