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York house features

The following charts compare house features in York postcode area to the house features in whole England and Wales. Outer ring charts show share in York, inner charts show share for England and Wales. Data is taken from energy certificates for domestic buildings. The certificates were issued between 2008-2016. Data is available for more than 50% of all domestic properties. In case of multiple certificate for one property, only the latest available certificate data was used in the charts.

York 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.

York houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsYorkEngland & Wales
10.1%0.2%
22.7%3.0%
315.0%12.8%
425.7%27.0%
526.8%30.8%
6+29.7%26.2%

York houses by floor area size

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

York houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeYorkEngland & Wales
29m² or less0.2%0.2%
30-49m²4.3%3.8%
50-69m²21.1%17.1%
70-89m²27.5%33.7%
90-109m²17.0%19.1%
110-149m²16.7%15.8%
150m²+13.2%10.3%

York houses by rental type

York houses by rental type
Rental typeYorkEngland & Wales
social rental6.6%9.9%
private rental14.0%12.0%
non-rental79.4%78.1%

York 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.

York houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesYorkEngland & Wales
082.0%85.7%
114.2%11.5%
23.1%2.3%
3+0.8%0.5%

York 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.

York houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeYorkEngland & Wales
bio0.1%0.0%
coal1.1%0.6%
dual0.8%0.3%
elect6.8%4.9%
gas77.1%87.8%
LPG2.1%0.9%
no heat0.2%0.3%
oil11.4%5.0%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.4%0.2%

York houses by windows glazing

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

York houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingYorkEngland & Wales
sigle5.8%4.4%
double/secondary88.8%89.8%
triple/multiple0.2%0.2%
high perfomance5.2%5.6%

York 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.

York houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasYorkEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance71.3%82.2%
no gas meter28.7%17.8%

York houses by number of heated rooms

York houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsYorkEngland & Wales
10.9%1.0%
23.7%3.9%
315.6%13.4%
425.5%27.0%
525.9%29.7%
6+28.4%25.1%

York houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

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

Associated reports:

York home features

York flat features

York crime statistics

York population statistics

York home energy certificates

York real estate market

York salary and unemployment

York energy costs

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