Plymouth home features

The following charts compare home features (e.g. no. of rooms, floor area size, number of fireplaces, ...) in Plymouth postcode area to the home 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.These charts include both Plymouth house features and Plymouth flat features.

Plymouth 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.

Plymouth homes by number of rooms
No. of roomsPlymouthEngland & Wales
11.4%1.9%
211.8%13.0%
320.0%21.2%
423.1%22.2%
523.4%22.7%
6+20.2%19.0%

Plymouth homes by floor area size

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

Plymouth homes by floor area size
Floor area sizePlymouthEngland & Wales
under 30m²1.4%1.5%
30-49m²11.8%12.6%
50-69m²21.6%23.8%
70-89m²28.0%28.4%
90-109m²14.7%14.4%
110-149m²13.2%11.8%
150m²+9.2%7.5%

Plymouth homes by rental type

Plymouth homes by rental type
Rental typePlymouthEngland & Wales
social rental9.3%14.0%
private rental17.6%17.6%
non-rental73.1%68.5%

Plymouth 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.

Plymouth homes by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesPlymouthEngland & Wales
087.9%90.3%
19.8%7.9%
21.9%1.4%
3+0.4%0.3%

Plymouth 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.

Plymouth homes by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typePlymouthEngland & Wales
bio0.1%0.1%
coal0.3%0.2%
dual0.7%0.2%
elect18.7%12.2%
gas68.3%82.6%
LPG2.1%0.7%
no heat0.6%0.3%
oil8.8%3.5%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.4%0.1%

Plymouth homes by windows glazing

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

Plymouth homes by windows glazing
Windows glazingPlymouthEngland & Wales
sigle5.1%5.8%
double/secondary85.4%84.5%
triple/multiple0.3%0.3%
high perfomance9.2%9.5%

Plymouth 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.

Plymouth homes by gas meter availability
Mains gasPlymouthEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance60.3%73.3%
no gas meter39.7%26.7%

Plymouth homes by number of heated rooms

Plymouth homes by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsPlymouthEngland & Wales
14.0%2.8%
213.7%13.5%
320.3%21.4%
422.3%22.1%
521.3%22.0%
6+18.4%18.3%

Plymouth homes by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Plymouth homes by solar heating availability
Solar heatingPlymouthEngland & Wales
solar0.4%0.3%
no solar99.6%99.7%

Associated reports:

Plymouth house features

Plymouth flat features

Plymouth home energy certificates

Plymouth salary and unemployment

Plymouth crime statistics

Plymouth population statistics

Plymouth property prices

Plymouth energy costs

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