Torquay home features

March 2020

The average home size in Torquay postcode area is 93.3m². This is by 5.7m² more than the average home size in England and Wales. On average, a home has 4.3 rooms including kitchen. This is by 0.1 more than the average home.

Torquay 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.

Torquay homes by number of rooms
No. of roomsTorquayEngland & Wales
11.5%1.9%
212.5%13.1%
322.9%21.3%
421.4%22.3%
520.4%22.8%
6+21.2%18.7%

Torquay homes by floor area size

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

Torquay homes by floor area size
Floor area sizeTorquayEngland & Wales
under 30m²1.9%1.6%
30-49m²12.5%12.6%
50-69m²21.9%23.8%
70-89m²25.2%28.3%
90-109m²14.2%14.4%
110-149m²13.7%11.8%
150m²+10.7%7.5%

Torquay homes by rental type

Torquay homes by rental type
Rental typeTorquayEngland & Wales
social rental5.6%13.9%
private rental18.4%17.8%
non-rental76.0%68.3%

Torquay 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.

Torquay homes by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesTorquayEngland & Wales
088.6%90.6%
19.7%7.7%
21.4%1.4%
3+0.3%0.3%

Torquay 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.

Torquay homes by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeTorquayEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.1%0.2%
dual0.4%0.2%
elect19.5%12.3%
gas71.5%82.6%
LPG1.4%0.7%
no heat0.8%0.3%
oil5.8%3.5%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.4%0.1%

Torquay homes by windows glazing

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

Torquay homes by windows glazing
Windows glazingTorquayEngland & Wales
sigle5.3%5.6%
double/secondary85.8%84.1%
triple/multiple0.3%0.3%
high perfomance8.5%10.0%

Torquay 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.

Torquay homes by gas meter availability
Mains gasTorquayEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance63.6%72.8%
no gas meter36.4%27.2%

Torquay homes by number of heated rooms

Torquay homes by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsTorquayEngland & Wales
13.7%2.7%
213.7%13.6%
322.8%21.5%
421.0%22.2%
519.0%22.0%
6+19.8%17.9%

Torquay homes by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

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

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