Merseyside house features

March 2020

The average house size in Merseyside county is 95.9m². This is by 4.6m² less than the average house size in England and Wales. On average, a house has 4.9 rooms including kitchen. This is by 0.0 less than the average house.

Merseyside 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.

Merseyside houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsMerseysideEngland & Wales
21.8%2.9%
310.0%12.6%
428.3%27.2%
537.0%31.2%
6+22.9%26.1%

Merseyside houses by floor area size

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

Merseyside houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeMerseysideEngland & Wales
under 30m²0.1%0.2%
30-49m²2.3%3.5%
50-69m²15.9%16.7%
70-89m²39.1%33.9%
90-109m²21.8%19.0%
110-149m²13.5%16.2%
150m²+7.3%10.5%

Merseyside houses by rental type

Merseyside houses by rental type
Rental typeMerseysideEngland & Wales
social rental15.0%9.9%
private rental10.7%12.6%
non-rental74.2%77.5%

Merseyside 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.

Merseyside houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesMerseysideEngland & Wales
089.6%87.6%
18.4%10.1%
21.8%1.9%
3+0.3%0.4%

Merseyside 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.

Merseyside houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeMerseysideEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.0%
coal0.1%0.3%
dual0.0%0.3%
elect1.4%4.8%
gas97.4%88.4%
LPG0.2%0.9%
no heat0.5%0.2%
oil0.2%4.9%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.0%0.2%

Merseyside houses by windows glazing

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

Merseyside houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingMerseysideEngland & Wales
sigle3.3%3.5%
double/secondary89.2%87.4%
triple/multiple0.1%0.3%
high perfomance7.4%8.9%

Merseyside 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.

Merseyside houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasMerseysideEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance90.2%79.6%
no gas meter9.8%20.4%

Merseyside houses by number of heated rooms

Merseyside houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsMerseysideEngland & Wales
10.9%0.8%
22.7%3.7%
310.8%13.2%
428.5%27.1%
535.5%30.1%
6+21.6%25.1%

Merseyside houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Merseyside houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingMerseysideEngland & Wales
solar0.1%0.3%
no solar99.9%99.7%

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