Northamptonshire flat features

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

Northamptonshire 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.

Northamptonshire flats by number of rooms
No. of roomsNorthamptonshireEngland & Wales
14.7%6.2%
244.2%37.4%
343.0%42.2%
46.4%10.6%
51.3%2.7%
6+0.4%1.0%

Northamptonshire flats by floor area size

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

Northamptonshire flats by floor area size
Floor area sizeNorthamptonshireEngland & Wales
under 30m²3.4%4.5%
30-49m²39.3%32.8%
50-69m²43.3%39.5%
70-89m²10.8%16.1%
90-109m²2.1%4.1%
110-149m²0.9%2.2%
150m²+0.2%0.7%

Northamptonshire flats by rental type

Northamptonshire flats by rental type
Rental typeNorthamptonshireEngland & Wales
social rental31.2%23.1%
private rental27.4%29.1%
non-rental41.3%47.8%

Northamptonshire 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.

Northamptonshire flats by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesNorthamptonshireEngland & Wales
098.8%97.1%
11.0%2.5%
20.1%0.3%
3+0.0%0.1%

Northamptonshire 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.

Northamptonshire flats by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeNorthamptonshireEngland & Wales
bio0.1%0.1%
coal0.0%0.0%
dual0.0%0.0%
elect32.0%29.7%
gas67.1%69.2%
LPG0.1%0.2%
no heat0.2%0.5%
oil0.4%0.2%
waste0.0%0.1%
wood0.0%0.0%

Northamptonshire flats by windows glazing

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

Northamptonshire flats by windows glazing
Windows glazingNorthamptonshireEngland & Wales
sigle4.5%10.5%
double/secondary83.1%77.1%
triple/multiple0.4%0.3%
high perfomance11.9%12.1%

Northamptonshire 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.

Northamptonshire flats by gas meter availability
Mains gasNorthamptonshireEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance53.5%58.2%
no gas meter46.5%41.8%

Northamptonshire flats by number of heated rooms

Northamptonshire flats by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsNorthamptonshireEngland & Wales
15.5%7.2%
244.5%37.4%
342.3%41.6%
46.2%10.3%
51.2%2.6%
6+0.3%0.9%

Northamptonshire flats by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

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

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