Luton flat features

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

Luton 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.

Luton flats by number of rooms
No. of roomsLutonEngland & Wales
19.6%6.2%
242.6%37.4%
341.7%42.2%
45.0%10.6%
50.8%2.7%
6+0.3%1.0%

Luton flats by floor area size

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

Luton flats by floor area size
Floor area sizeLutonEngland & Wales
under 30m²8.1%4.5%
30-49m²41.8%32.8%
50-69m²40.6%39.5%
70-89m²8.4%16.1%
90-109m²0.9%4.1%
110-149m²0.3%2.2%
150m²+0.0%0.7%

Luton flats by rental type

Luton flats by rental type
Rental typeLutonEngland & Wales
social rental20.5%23.1%
private rental29.2%29.1%
non-rental50.3%47.8%

Luton 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.

Luton flats by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesLutonEngland & Wales
099.0%97.1%
10.9%2.5%
20.1%0.3%
3+0.0%0.1%

Luton 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.

Luton flats by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeLutonEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.0%0.0%
dual0.0%0.0%
elect37.7%29.7%
gas61.3%69.2%
LPG0.1%0.2%
no heat0.6%0.5%
oil0.2%0.2%
waste0.0%0.1%
wood0.0%0.0%

Luton flats by windows glazing

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

Luton flats by windows glazing
Windows glazingLutonEngland & Wales
sigle4.4%10.5%
double/secondary82.3%77.1%
triple/multiple0.2%0.3%
high perfomance13.2%12.1%

Luton 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.

Luton flats by gas meter availability
Mains gasLutonEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance48.9%58.2%
no gas meter51.1%41.8%

Luton flats by number of heated rooms

Luton flats by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsLutonEngland & Wales
110.5%7.2%
242.5%37.4%
341.0%41.6%
44.9%10.3%
50.7%2.6%
6+0.3%0.9%

Luton flats by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Luton flats by solar heating availability
Solar heatingLutonEngland & Wales
solar0.0%0.1%
no solar100.0%99.9%

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