Yorkshire house features

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

Yorkshire 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.

Yorkshire houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsYorkshireEngland & Wales
10.1%0.1%
23.4%2.9%
314.5%12.6%
426.9%27.0%
531.4%31.0%
6+23.6%26.4%

Yorkshire houses by floor area size

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

Yorkshire houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeYorkshireEngland & Wales
under 30m²0.1%0.2%
30-49m²4.2%3.6%
50-69m²21.4%16.8%
70-89m²34.5%33.8%
90-109m²17.0%19.0%
110-149m²14.1%16.1%
150m²+8.8%10.5%

Yorkshire houses by rental type

Yorkshire houses by rental type
Rental typeYorkshireEngland & Wales
social rental10.8%9.9%
private rental11.6%12.4%
non-rental77.6%77.7%

Yorkshire 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.

Yorkshire houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesYorkshireEngland & Wales
091.7%87.3%
16.9%10.3%
21.2%1.9%
3+0.3%0.4%

Yorkshire 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.

Yorkshire houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeYorkshireEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.0%
coal0.4%0.3%
dual0.3%0.3%
elect3.0%4.8%
gas92.4%88.3%
LPG0.7%0.9%
no heat0.3%0.2%
oil2.8%4.9%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.1%0.2%

Yorkshire houses by windows glazing

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

Yorkshire houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingYorkshireEngland & Wales
sigle2.6%3.7%
double/secondary89.6%87.7%
triple/multiple0.2%0.3%
high perfomance7.6%8.4%

Yorkshire 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.

Yorkshire houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasYorkshireEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance84.5%80.0%
no gas meter15.5%20.0%

Yorkshire houses by number of heated rooms

Yorkshire houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsYorkshireEngland & Wales
11.1%0.9%
24.4%3.7%
315.0%13.1%
426.9%26.9%
530.2%29.9%
6+22.4%25.4%

Yorkshire houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Yorkshire houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingYorkshireEngland & Wales
solar0.2%0.3%
no solar99.8%99.7%

Associated reports:

Yorkshire home features

Yorkshire flat features

Yorkshire home energy certificates

Yorkshire crime statistics

Yorkshire population statistics

Yorkshire property prices

Yorkshire energy costs

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