Preston house features

March 2020

The average house size in Preston postcode area is 101.9m². This is by 1.4m² more than the average house size in England and Wales. On average, a house has 5.0 rooms including kitchen. This is by 0.1 more than the average house.

Preston 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.

Preston houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsPrestonEngland & Wales
22.1%2.9%
39.3%12.6%
426.8%27.2%
533.7%31.2%
6+28.0%26.1%

Preston houses by floor area size

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

Preston houses by floor area size
Floor area sizePrestonEngland & Wales
under 30m²0.1%0.2%
30-49m²2.7%3.5%
50-69m²16.1%16.7%
70-89m²33.6%33.9%
90-109m²19.2%19.0%
110-149m²17.4%16.2%
150m²+10.9%10.5%

Preston houses by rental type

Preston houses by rental type
Rental typePrestonEngland & Wales
social rental8.9%9.9%
private rental9.0%12.6%
non-rental82.1%77.5%

Preston 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.

Preston houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesPrestonEngland & Wales
090.1%87.6%
18.1%10.1%
21.5%1.9%
3+0.3%0.4%

Preston 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.

Preston houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typePrestonEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.0%
coal0.2%0.3%
dual0.2%0.3%
elect2.6%4.8%
gas94.3%88.4%
LPG0.6%0.9%
no heat0.3%0.2%
oil1.8%4.9%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.1%0.2%

Preston houses by windows glazing

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

Preston houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingPrestonEngland & Wales
sigle1.9%3.5%
double/secondary86.0%87.4%
triple/multiple0.1%0.3%
high perfomance12.0%8.9%

Preston 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.

Preston houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasPrestonEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance82.7%79.6%
no gas meter17.3%20.4%

Preston houses by number of heated rooms

Preston houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsPrestonEngland & Wales
10.8%0.8%
23.0%3.7%
39.9%13.2%
426.8%27.1%
532.5%30.1%
6+27.0%25.1%

Preston houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Preston houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingPrestonEngland & Wales
solar0.2%0.3%
no solar99.8%99.7%

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