Old Street residence (East Central House)

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Key Info
  • This amazing central location, plus good transport links from Old Street and Liverpool Street station, ensures East Central House is easily accessible from anywhere in central London, with City located just a short walk away.

Location

The property is ideally located to experience the best nightlife and entertainment in central London, and is just 20 minutes’ journey to Leicester Square for West End theatres and Soho nightlife and Covent Garden for restaurants, bars, street entertainment, live music and comedy.

Features

There is Wifi in every room, plenty of vending machines throughout the building offering snacks and drinks, an on-site laundry, bike storage and onsite security and maintenance.

Finsbury Leisure Centre is just around the corner from East Central House, located on Central Street. The facilities include gym and leisure centre halls, outdoor hockey and football pitches and badminton courts.

What's Included

  • Basic Contents Insurance
  • Bills Included
  • CCTV
  • Cleaning Service
  • Common Room
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Gym
  • Maintenance Team
  • On-site Security
  • Secure Door Entry
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi

Room Pricing & Availability

Old Street has a selection of single studios.

More information below:

Old Street - Single En-Suite - Short Stay
Old Street - Single En-Suite - Short Stay

Perfect for students who want to live by themselves, our studios are ideal homes for studying and living independently. A typical room is 19 metres squared with a double bed, or 24.9 metres squared with a single bed. As well as your own bathroom and fully fitted kitchen/dining area, you’ll have a well-equipped and Wi-Fi connected work space. You’ll also find plenty of room for your belongings, with a wardrobe, under-bed storage, drawers and shelves.

Available from: 14 Aug 2017 - 11 Sep 2017

Price From: £249 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • No Flatmates

  • Single Bed

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • No Flatmates

  • Single Bed

SOLD OUT

Old Street - Classic Studio - 40 weeks
Old Street - Classic Studio - 40 weeks

Perfect for students who want to live by themselves, studios are ideal homes for studying and living independently. A typical room is 19 metres squared with a double bed, or 24.9 metres squared with a single bed. As well as your own bathroom and fully fitted kitchen/dining area, you’ll have a well-equipped and Wi-Fi connected work space. You’ll also find plenty of room for your belongings, with a wardrobe, under-bed storage, drawers and shelves.

Available from: 16 Sep 2017 - 23 Jun 2018

Price From: £357 per week
View Room

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • No Flatmates

  • Single Bed

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • No Flatmates

  • Single Bed

SOLD OUT

Old Street - Classic Accessible Studio - 40 weeks
Old Street - Classic Accessible Studio - 40 weeks

Perfect for students who want to live by themselves, our studios are ideal homes for studying and living independently. A typical room is 19 metres squared with a double bed, or 24.9 metres squared with a single bed. The accessible studios have facilities that can be used with ease and include a larger bathroom and lowered surfaces in a modern fully fitted kitchen/dining area.

Available from: 16 Sep 2017 - 23 Jun 2018

Price From: £357 per week
View Room

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • No Flatmates

  • Single Bed

  • Wheelchair Accessible

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • No Flatmates

  • Single Bed

  • Wheelchair Accessible

SOLD OUT

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I select my room?

You can select the type of room you stay in.

However, you cannot request specific details such as what floor the room is on or who your flatmates are, as the rooms are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

If you do have a special request, please let us know and we will do our best to help you.

Can I view this residence prior to booking?

If you are staying for 12 weeks or longer, we will be happy to request an appointment with the residence team for you to view the residence.

Unfortunately, we are not able to provide viewings for stays under 12 weeks.

Can I smoke in the residence?

Smoking is not permitted in any indoor area in the UK. Please use the designated smoking areas found throughout the residence.

Are pets allowed?

Unfortunately, no pets are permitted in any of our residences.

Where can I wash my clothes?

This residence offers dedicated laundry facilities where you can wash and dry your clothes.  

Are bills included in the price?

Yes, all utility bills are included in the price of the room, including gas, electric and Wi-Fi internet. 

Does this residence have internet? 

Yes, there is wireless internet in every bedroom and throughout the building. 

What’s the difference between Studio rooms and the Single En-Suite room types?

Both rooms have private en-suite bathrooms. The difference is that studios have cooking facilities within the room, while the single en suite rooms have access to a shared kitchen. 

Is there a curfew?

No, there is no curfew. You will be living independently, you will have your own key and can come and go as you please. 

Is there always a member of staff available?

Yes, the reception staff usually work during office hours Monday to Friday. However, when the reception is closed, there will always be a member of the customer service or security team on hand, either to assist you in person or for you to contact by telephone. 

Can I stay in this residence if I am under 18?

Unfortunately, this residence is only available to students aged 18 or over.

On occasion, subject to management approval, an exception can be made for students who turn 18 during their stay.

Is there any additional items I need to bring to the hall?

You will need to bring sheets, pillows and bedding, also all kitchen equipment and utensils.

Can I have guests stay over?

Yes you can, one guest can stay two nights per week. You will need to liaise with management beforehand, and sign them in and out every time the leave.

Can I bring a TV with me?

Yes, although you are also responsible for paying your TV license.

What if I am unhappy with my room, can I change?

Unfortunately it is not possible to swap rooms in hall, if you have issues with the room you have been allocated please contact the hall management.

Which London train stations are located near this residence?

Old Street Station: 0.65 km
Barbican Station: 1.0 km
Liverpool Street: 1.6 km
King’s Cross Station: 2.5 km
Highbury & Islington Station: 2.6 km

Which London universities are located near this residence?

City, University of London: 0.6 km
Coventry University London: 2.1 km
University of the Arts London: 2.2 km
GCU London: 2.2 km
The University of Law: 3.1 km

Which London language schools are located near this residence?

Central London School of Languages: 1.1 km
InTuition Languages: 1.2 km
ESL – Language Studies Abroad: 1.4 km
Islington Centre for English: 1.5 km

Which London tourist attractions are located near this residence?

London Bridge: 2.7
Tower of London: 3.1 km
Covent Garden: 3.3 km
London Eye: 4.0 km
Big Ben: 4.6 km

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