UCL Hospital

Last updated - 5 December 2019

Accommodation for staff at UCL Hospital
Accommodation in the heart of London within walking distance of Oxford Street, Tottenham Court Road and the West End. A great place to live, work and socialise with the best that London has to offer right on your doorstep. These buildings are superbly located close to the main hospital sites where many of our residents are employed.

All our rooms are let fully furnished. Bathroom, shower and kitchen facilities are shared. Many rooms benefit from recent property upgrades and redecoration, with more improvements planned in the future.

Our accommodation is let on Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreements for either 6 months or 12 months fixed terms.

Rents at Bonham Carter House, Warwickshire House, Elizabeth House and John Astor House start from;

  • 650.10 pcm for a standard room
  • 757.88 pcm for a large room
  • En-suite from 980.54pcm

All new residents pay one-month rent as a deposit, which is held securely and independently by the Deposit Protection Service.

The rent includes; heating, hot water, council tax and water rates. Wi-Fi is separately available for a small extra monthly fee.

Bonham Carter House & Warwickshire House

Bonham Carter House & Warwickshire House are on the same site in an Edwardian building constructed in 1912 and renovated in 1922 by famous retailers Bourne & Hollingsworth.

Sandwiched between RADA (Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts) and the Hospital of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine on Gower Street. Gower Street retains one of London’s longest sets of unbroken Georgian terraces.

Nearby attractions include the art deco styled Senate House, UCL’s Petrie Museum (accessed from Malet Place), the Grant Museum of Zoology with their respective Egyptian archaeology and natural history collections. While the British Museum is just around the corner. This is prime central London real estate, with great transport links including Goodge Street station a 5-minute walk away and Euston Square tube station at the junction of Gower Street and Euston Road.

Oxford Street and Tottenham Court Road are both nearby to accommodate any of your entertainment, shopping, dining and socialising needs.

Bonham Carter House had a dramatic makeover to the reception, foyer, post room and games room recently. The new communal facilities includes luscious living wall planting, 60” flat screen TV, work stations with USB and electric sockets embedded in the tables, soft furnishings and seating. We have Digital Noticeboard and Digital parcel processing that sends automatic messages to residents as their parcels are scanned at Reception.

The communal Club Room is refitted on the site of the infamous 52 Club and gives residents access to; a free hot-drinks vending machine, dual purpose G.Montford designed snooker and dining table in solid oak, coffee table, soft furnished seating, 55” flat screen smart TV and connected Bluetooth sound bar with free Netflix subscription, CCTV and air-conditioning.

Amazon Lockers are available on-site for parcel deliveries and collections.

John Astor House

All 426 rooms at John Astor House are let fully furnished with a hand basin. Bathroom, shower and kitchen facilities are shared.

We fully refurbished 53 en-suite rooms during 2016/2017 and added another five high specification en-suite rooms in a contemporary new wing. The building boasts a new retro-Americana styled Laundry Room to the lower ground floor, with modern self-service machines. Download the App on both Android and IOS devices for easy cashless top-ups and machine management. The central courtyard offers open air space styled and refitted with astro-turf and fashionable garden furniture. Great for social gatherings and even alfresco dining.

We have more improvements planned in the future. Our accommodation is let on Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreements for 6 months fixed terms.

Elizabeth House

Elizabeth House is right in the heart of London’s West End, within easy walking distance of Oxford Street and Tottenham Court Road. You are within a stone's throw of Euston station and the Eurostar terminal at St Pancras. If shopping is your vice Selfridges is on your doorstep, as are some of the best restaurants in the capital. A short hop away you will find Regent's Park, the Embankment, Mayfair and Shepherds Market. The building is conveniently close to the main hospitals where many of our residents are employed by the NHS Trust.

All rooms are let fully furnished and rent start from £720.06 each calendar month. Rent includes all utility bills (except TV Licence and Wi-Fi costs).

How to apply

FAQs
How much will I have to pay for my deposit?

The deposit payment is no more than 5 weeks rent

Are deposits refundable?

Deposits are refundable subject to the condition of property and rent account at the end of your tenancy.

Can I reserve a room?

We do not take reservation payments, therefore cannot reserve rooms.

Can I be put on the waiting list?

Yes - you must specify the month you require the property.

Are bills included in the rent?

Utility bills are inclusive in the rent except for the TV Licence and WI-FI.

Do I have to buy my own furniture?

The property is fully furnished. We do not provide bed linen, utensils or cutlery.

Do you provide single beds or double beds?

We only provide single beds in our properties.

Can relatives and friends stay over occasionally?

The accommodation is single occupancy only.

Can I keep a pet at the property?

As stated in your tenancy agreement pets are not permitted.

When can I view the property?

Viewings are conducted Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm

How many people share the facilities?

On average you will share the facilities with seven other tenants.

Can I rent the property for 4 weeks?

The minimum contract is 6 months.

Can I reside in the property after 6 months?

After 6 months the tenancy becomes a rolling contract.

Can I cancel the tenancy at any time?

You must adhere to the obligations laid out in your tenancy agreement.

Can a friend view the proeprty on my behalf?

The applicant is required to view the property in person for right to rent purpose.

Can I accept the offer without viewing the property?

Yes, however we strongly advise applicants to view the property and the amenities beforehand.

Can I see photos of the actual room?

We can only provide example photos as we don't have photos for every single room, however they are all very similar.