Sheffield home features

The following charts compare home features (e.g. no. of rooms, floor area size, number of fireplaces, ...) in Sheffield 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 Sheffield house features and Sheffield flat features.

Sheffield 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.

Sheffield homes by number of rooms
No. of roomsSheffieldEngland & Wales
11.2%1.9%
211.1%13.0%
317.3%21.2%
425.0%22.2%
529.9%22.7%
6+15.6%19.0%

Sheffield homes by floor area size

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

Sheffield homes by floor area size
Floor area sizeSheffieldEngland & Wales
under 30m²1.3%1.5%
30-49m²11.5%12.6%
50-69m²24.9%23.8%
70-89m²33.4%28.4%
90-109m²14.1%14.4%
110-149m²9.8%11.8%
150m²+4.8%7.5%

Sheffield homes by rental type

Sheffield homes by rental type
Rental typeSheffieldEngland & Wales
social rental18.6%14.0%
private rental13.2%17.6%
non-rental68.2%68.5%

Sheffield 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.

Sheffield homes by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesSheffieldEngland & Wales
095.2%90.3%
14.1%7.9%
20.6%1.4%
3+0.1%0.3%

Sheffield 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.

Sheffield homes by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeSheffieldEngland & Wales
bio0.1%0.1%
coal0.6%0.2%
dual0.2%0.2%
elect6.8%12.2%
gas91.2%82.6%
LPG0.3%0.7%
no heat0.2%0.3%
oil0.6%3.5%
waste0.1%0.0%
wood0.1%0.1%

Sheffield homes by windows glazing

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

Sheffield homes by windows glazing
Windows glazingSheffieldEngland & Wales
sigle2.3%5.8%
double/secondary89.9%84.5%
triple/multiple0.2%0.3%
high perfomance7.5%9.5%

Sheffield 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.

Sheffield homes by gas meter availability
Mains gasSheffieldEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance83.3%73.3%
no gas meter16.7%26.7%

Sheffield homes by number of heated rooms

Sheffield homes by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsSheffieldEngland & Wales
11.6%2.8%
211.5%13.5%
317.6%21.4%
425.3%22.1%
529.0%22.0%
6+15.1%18.3%

Sheffield homes by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

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

Associated reports:

Sheffield house features

Sheffield flat features

Sheffield home energy certificates

Sheffield salary and unemployment

Sheffield crime statistics

Sheffield population statistics

Sheffield property prices

Sheffield energy costs

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