Manchester flat features

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

Manchester 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.

Manchester flats by number of rooms
No. of roomsManchesterEngland & Wales
14.5%6.2%
239.3%37.4%
348.5%42.2%
46.1%10.6%
51.2%2.7%
6+0.5%1.0%

Manchester flats by floor area size

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

Manchester flats by floor area size
Floor area sizeManchesterEngland & Wales
under 30m²2.9%4.5%
30-49m²33.5%32.8%
50-69m²45.4%39.5%
70-89m²14.0%16.1%
90-109m²2.7%4.1%
110-149m²1.2%2.2%
150m²+0.4%0.7%

Manchester flats by rental type

Manchester flats by rental type
Rental typeManchesterEngland & Wales
social rental23.3%23.1%
private rental30.0%29.1%
non-rental46.7%47.8%

Manchester 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.

Manchester flats by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesManchesterEngland & Wales
099.6%97.1%
10.4%2.5%
20.0%0.3%
3+0.0%0.1%

Manchester 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.

Manchester flats by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeManchesterEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.0%0.0%
dual0.0%0.0%
elect48.3%29.7%
gas51.2%69.2%
LPG0.1%0.2%
no heat0.3%0.5%
oil0.0%0.2%
waste0.0%0.1%
wood0.0%0.0%

Manchester flats by windows glazing

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

Manchester flats by windows glazing
Windows glazingManchesterEngland & Wales
sigle4.6%10.5%
double/secondary81.5%77.1%
triple/multiple0.1%0.3%
high perfomance13.7%12.1%

Manchester 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.

Manchester flats by gas meter availability
Mains gasManchesterEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance45.6%58.2%
no gas meter54.4%41.8%

Manchester flats by number of heated rooms

Manchester flats by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsManchesterEngland & Wales
15.2%7.2%
239.4%37.4%
348.0%41.6%
45.9%10.3%
51.1%2.6%
6+0.5%0.9%

Manchester flats by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

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

Associated reports:

Manchester home features

Manchester house features

Manchester home energy certificates

Manchester salary and unemployment

Manchester crime statistics

Manchester population statistics

Manchester property prices

Manchester energy costs

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