Taunton house features

The following charts compare house features (e.g. no. of rooms, floor area size, number of fireplaces, ...) in Taunton postcode area 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.

Taunton 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.

Taunton houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsTauntonEngland & Wales
10.2%0.1%
24.2%2.9%
314.4%12.6%
423.7%27.0%
527.9%31.0%
6+29.5%26.4%

Taunton houses by floor area size

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

Taunton houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeTauntonEngland & Wales
under 30m²0.2%0.2%
30-49m²4.5%3.6%
50-69m²17.5%16.8%
70-89m²30.3%33.8%
90-109m²17.4%19.0%
110-149m²17.1%16.1%
150m²+13.0%10.5%

Taunton houses by rental type

Taunton houses by rental type
Rental typeTauntonEngland & Wales
social rental9.7%9.9%
private rental11.1%12.4%
non-rental79.2%77.7%

Taunton 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.

Taunton houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesTauntonEngland & Wales
085.1%87.3%
112.4%10.3%
22.1%1.9%
3+0.4%0.4%

Taunton 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.

Taunton houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeTauntonEngland & Wales
bio0.1%0.0%
coal0.3%0.3%
dual0.7%0.3%
elect11.8%4.8%
gas69.6%88.3%
LPG2.0%0.9%
no heat0.2%0.2%
oil14.7%4.9%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.5%0.2%

Taunton houses by windows glazing

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

Taunton houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingTauntonEngland & Wales
sigle4.3%3.7%
double/secondary83.0%87.7%
triple/multiple0.4%0.3%
high perfomance12.3%8.4%

Taunton 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.

Taunton houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasTauntonEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance57.8%80.0%
no gas meter42.2%20.0%

Taunton houses by number of heated rooms

Taunton houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsTauntonEngland & Wales
11.8%0.9%
25.9%3.7%
315.0%13.1%
423.2%26.9%
526.2%29.9%
6+27.9%25.4%

Taunton houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Taunton houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingTauntonEngland & Wales
solar0.6%0.3%
no solar99.4%99.7%

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