Swindon home features

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

Swindon 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.

Swindon homes by number of rooms
No. of roomsSwindonEngland & Wales
11.1%1.9%
210.6%13.0%
319.4%21.2%
421.1%22.2%
522.9%22.7%
6+24.9%19.0%

Swindon homes by floor area size

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

Swindon homes by floor area size
Floor area sizeSwindonEngland & Wales
under 30m²0.7%1.5%
30-49m²10.7%12.6%
50-69m²22.8%23.8%
70-89m²26.7%28.4%
90-109m²14.6%14.4%
110-149m²15.0%11.8%
150m²+9.5%7.5%

Swindon homes by rental type

Swindon homes by rental type
Rental typeSwindonEngland & Wales
social rental11.6%14.0%
private rental14.2%17.6%
non-rental74.2%68.5%

Swindon 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.

Swindon homes by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesSwindonEngland & Wales
089.1%90.3%
19.4%7.9%
21.2%1.4%
3+0.3%0.3%

Swindon 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.

Swindon homes by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeSwindonEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.2%0.2%
dual0.1%0.2%
elect15.0%12.2%
gas75.2%82.6%
LPG0.9%0.7%
no heat0.2%0.3%
oil8.3%3.5%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.2%0.1%

Swindon homes by windows glazing

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

Swindon homes by windows glazing
Windows glazingSwindonEngland & Wales
sigle3.5%5.8%
double/secondary83.6%84.5%
triple/multiple0.3%0.3%
high perfomance12.6%9.5%

Swindon 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.

Swindon homes by gas meter availability
Mains gasSwindonEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance62.1%73.3%
no gas meter37.9%26.7%

Swindon homes by number of heated rooms

Swindon homes by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsSwindonEngland & Wales
11.9%2.8%
211.1%13.5%
319.6%21.4%
420.8%22.1%
522.3%22.0%
6+24.3%18.3%

Swindon homes by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

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

Associated reports:

Swindon house features

Swindon flat features

Swindon home energy certificates

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