Luton house features

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

Luton 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.

Luton houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsLutonEngland & Wales
10.1%0.1%
23.5%2.9%
312.3%12.6%
429.4%27.0%
533.7%31.0%
6+20.9%26.4%

Luton houses by floor area size

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

Luton houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeLutonEngland & Wales
under 30m²0.2%0.2%
30-49m²4.2%3.6%
50-69m²18.9%16.8%
70-89m²38.2%33.8%
90-109m²18.9%19.0%
110-149m²13.9%16.1%
150m²+5.8%10.5%

Luton houses by rental type

Luton houses by rental type
Rental typeLutonEngland & Wales
social rental8.8%9.9%
private rental14.0%12.4%
non-rental77.2%77.7%

Luton 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.

Luton houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesLutonEngland & Wales
089.5%87.3%
18.9%10.3%
21.4%1.9%
3+0.2%0.4%

Luton 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.

Luton houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeLutonEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.0%
coal0.1%0.3%
dual0.1%0.3%
elect3.9%4.8%
gas93.6%88.3%
LPG0.5%0.9%
no heat0.1%0.2%
oil1.7%4.9%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.0%0.2%

Luton houses by windows glazing

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

Luton houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingLutonEngland & Wales
sigle2.3%3.7%
double/secondary90.7%87.7%
triple/multiple0.2%0.3%
high perfomance6.8%8.4%

Luton 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.

Luton houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasLutonEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance86.6%80.0%
no gas meter13.4%20.0%

Luton houses by number of heated rooms

Luton houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsLutonEngland & Wales
10.6%0.9%
23.9%3.7%
312.8%13.1%
429.5%26.9%
532.8%29.9%
6+20.4%25.4%

Luton houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Luton houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingLutonEngland & Wales
solar0.2%0.3%
no solar99.8%99.7%

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