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Lancashire home features

The following charts compare home (both flats and houses) features in Lancashire county to the home features in whole England and Wales. Outer ring charts show share in Lancashire, inner charts show share for England and Wales. Data is taken from energy certificates for domestic buildings. The certificates were issued between 2008-2016. Data is available for more than 50% of all domestic properties. In case of multiple certificate for one property, only the latest available certificate data was used in the charts.

Lancashire 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.

Lancashire homes by number of rooms
No. of roomsLancashireEngland & Wales
11.1%1.7%
210.2%12.6%
315.2%21.1%
426.2%22.4%
527.2%22.9%
6+20.1%19.2%

Lancashire homes by floor area size

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

Lancashire homes by floor area size
Floor area sizeLancashireEngland & Wales
29m² or less1.1%1.4%
30-49m²9.9%12.5%
50-69m²20.9%23.7%
70-89m²30.4%28.4%
90-109m²17.0%14.7%
110-149m²13.1%11.8%
150m²+7.6%7.5%

Lancashire homes by rental type

Lancashire homes by rental type
Rental typeLancashireEngland & Wales
social rental12.6%14.2%
private rental11.8%16.6%
non-rental75.5%69.2%

Lancashire 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.

Lancashire homes by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesLancashireEngland & Wales
090.3%88.8%
17.8%9.1%
21.7%1.7%
3+0.2%0.4%

Lancashire 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.

Lancashire homes by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeLancashireEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.4%0.5%
dual0.2%0.2%
elect9.0%11.8%
gas87.6%82.6%
LPG0.5%0.7%
no heat0.7%0.3%
oil1.5%3.6%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.1%0.1%

Lancashire homes by windows glazing

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

Lancashire homes by windows glazing
Windows glazingLancashireEngland & Wales
sigle3.1%6.6%
double/secondary92.2%86.7%
triple/multiple0.1%0.2%
high perfomance4.6%6.4%

Lancashire 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.

Lancashire homes by gas meter availability
Mains gasLancashireEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance84.5%76.2%
no gas meter15.5%23.8%

Lancashire homes by number of heated rooms

Lancashire homes by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsLancashireEngland & Wales
12.2%2.7%
211.1%13.3%
315.8%21.4%
425.8%22.3%
526.0%22.1%
6+19.0%18.3%

Lancashire homes by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Lancashire homes by solar heating availability
Solar heatingLancashireEngland & Wales
solar0.2%0.3%
no solar99.8%99.7%

Associated reports:

Lancashire house features

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Lancashire population statistics

Lancashire home energy certificates

Lancashire real estate market

Lancashire salary and unemployment

Lancashire energy costs

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