Manchester home features

March 2020

The average home size in Manchester postcode area is 78.1m². This is by 9.5m² less than the average home size in England and Wales. On average, a home has 4.0 rooms including kitchen. This is by 0.3 less than the average home.

Manchester 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.

Manchester homes by number of rooms
No. of roomsManchesterEngland & Wales
11.5%1.9%
215.1%13.1%
323.2%21.3%
424.6%22.3%
523.1%22.8%
6+12.6%18.7%

Manchester homes by floor area size

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

Manchester homes by floor area size
Floor area sizeManchesterEngland & Wales
under 30m²1.1%1.6%
30-49m²14.2%12.6%
50-69m²27.8%23.8%
70-89m²32.6%28.3%
90-109m²13.6%14.4%
110-149m²7.5%11.8%
150m²+3.1%7.5%

Manchester homes by rental type

Manchester homes by rental type
Rental typeManchesterEngland & Wales
social rental17.3%13.9%
private rental19.2%17.8%
non-rental63.5%68.3%

Manchester 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.

Manchester homes by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesManchesterEngland & Wales
096.0%90.6%
13.3%7.7%
20.6%1.4%
3+0.1%0.3%

Manchester 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.

Manchester homes by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeManchesterEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.0%0.2%
dual0.0%0.2%
elect19.5%12.3%
gas79.9%82.6%
LPG0.1%0.7%
no heat0.3%0.3%
oil0.1%3.5%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.0%0.1%

Manchester homes by windows glazing

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

Manchester homes by windows glazing
Windows glazingManchesterEngland & Wales
sigle3.6%5.6%
double/secondary86.0%84.1%
triple/multiple0.2%0.3%
high perfomance10.2%10.0%

Manchester 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.

Manchester homes by gas meter availability
Mains gasManchesterEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance72.8%72.8%
no gas meter27.2%27.2%

Manchester homes by number of heated rooms

Manchester homes by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsManchesterEngland & Wales
12.1%2.7%
215.5%13.6%
323.4%21.5%
424.5%22.2%
522.4%22.0%
6+12.1%17.9%

Manchester homes by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Manchester homes by solar heating availability
Solar heatingManchesterEngland & Wales
solar0.1%0.3%
no solar99.9%99.7%

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