South Glamorgan house features

The following charts compare house features (e.g. no. of rooms, floor area size, number of fireplaces, ...) in South Glamorgan county to the house 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.

South Glamorgan 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.

South Glamorgan houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsSouth GlamorganEngland & Wales
10.1%0.1%
22.2%2.9%
311.1%12.6%
420.7%27.0%
533.5%31.0%
6+32.4%26.4%

South Glamorgan houses by floor area size

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

South Glamorgan houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeSouth GlamorganEngland & Wales
under 30m²0.1%0.2%
30-49m²2.8%3.6%
50-69m²13.7%16.8%
70-89m²29.2%33.8%
90-109m²24.5%19.0%
110-149m²19.6%16.1%
150m²+10.0%10.5%

South Glamorgan houses by rental type

South Glamorgan houses by rental type
Rental typeSouth GlamorganEngland & Wales
social rental8.3%9.9%
private rental15.2%12.4%
non-rental76.4%77.7%

South Glamorgan 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.

South Glamorgan houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesSouth GlamorganEngland & Wales
087.6%87.3%
19.5%10.3%
22.4%1.9%
3+0.5%0.4%

South Glamorgan 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.

South Glamorgan houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeSouth GlamorganEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.0%
coal0.1%0.3%
dual0.0%0.3%
elect1.9%4.8%
gas95.9%88.3%
LPG0.6%0.9%
no heat0.2%0.2%
oil1.2%4.9%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.1%0.2%

South Glamorgan houses by windows glazing

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

South Glamorgan houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingSouth GlamorganEngland & Wales
sigle2.5%3.7%
double/secondary91.5%87.7%
triple/multiple0.2%0.3%
high perfomance5.9%8.4%

South Glamorgan 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.

South Glamorgan houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasSouth GlamorganEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance89.6%80.0%
no gas meter10.4%20.0%

South Glamorgan houses by number of heated rooms

South Glamorgan houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsSouth GlamorganEngland & Wales
10.5%0.9%
22.7%3.7%
311.6%13.1%
421.2%26.9%
532.9%29.9%
6+31.2%25.4%

South Glamorgan houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

South Glamorgan houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingSouth GlamorganEngland & Wales
solar0.3%0.3%
no solar99.7%99.7%

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