Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, WC1B

Properties to rent and for sale on Bedford Square, Bloomsbury

Bedford square is one of the most impressive squares in central London, owned by the Duke of Bedford this impressive square has a private gated garden in the centre that was designed in the 17th century for the residents of the square. Each side of the square is a block of buildings that have equally impressive Georgian houses which look directly into the lush green square.

The square does not open to the public apart from in June for the Open Garden square weekend, Bedford Square is one of London’s best Kept squares.

The square is very unique; it has kept a lot of the charm that it was originally built with, including the black London street lamps it also has a vast walking area around the square with wooden benches for people to sit and take in the elegant Georgian houses, all the houses have been tastefully maintained.

The Bedford Estates who own and manage the area let out the square for corporate events, some of the universities use the location for the end of term graduations.

There have been some very famous residents over the years, the famous architect who designed the square, Thomas Leverton, Prime Minister H H Asquith and the second Duke of Devonshire.

The residents have changed over the years, and now most of the grade 1 listed buildings have been converted into offices, where some of London’s premier business are residents.

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Property To Rent near Bedford Square, Bloomsbury

£800 pw* (£3,477 pcm)
This spacious first floor two bedroom property has just been newly refurbished to a high standard and is located just off Tottenham court road. This property is ideal for a professional couple or professional sharers.
2 bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Goodge Street (0.1M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.2M)
Oxford Circus (0.4M)
£450 pw* (£1,955 pcm) - Let in Jan 00
Finished to a high standard throughout, this fantastically located top floor flat is close to Goodge Street Station and within easy reach of many local amenities. The property comprises of a large bedroom and open plan living room / kitchen with integrated new appliances and gas hob. The property benefits from lots of natural light, gas central heating and double glazing. The property would be ideally suited to a professional couple or single person looking to live in a prime central location.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Goodge Street (0.1M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.2M)
Oxford Circus (0.4M)
£1,300 pw* (£5,648 pcm)
A well presented four bedroom property opposite the British Museum and within walking distance of Russell Square. The property comprises of four double bedrooms, reception room, two bathrooms and kitchen. Ideal for a family or sharers.
4 bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Holborn (0.2M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.3M)
Russell Square (0.3M)

Property For Sale near Bedford Square, Bloomsbury

£575,000 - Under Offer
This outstanding apartment is set on the fourth floor of a Victorian property on Coptic Street, just around the corner from the famous British Museum. The apartment's interior is spacious due to its efficient utilisation of space. The fully-integrated L-shaped kitchen serves well to define the boundaries between kitchen and living space of the open plan reception. Hard wood flooring extends past the reception and in to the bedroom ' a good-sized double with West-facing windows and ample storage space. Similarly, the bathroom is well thought-out and offers a number of modern touches. Built in 1881, this beautiful Victorian building full of character was converted from the employee quarters of the Dairy Company where milk was delivered and distributed to local homes and businesses for many years. The property's location is enviable due to its proximity to Tottenham Court Road, Russell Square, and Holborn tube stations ' offering access to the Northern, Central, and Piccadilly lines as well as a direct train to all 5 of Heathrow's terminals. The arrival of the Elizabeth line will also offer direct services from Reading and Heathrow in the west, through to Shenfield and Abbey Wood in the east. Moreover, several bus routes (including night busses) operate in the area, making this a well-linked part of London. The apartment itself is situated in one of the more desirable districts of London's West-End ' Bloomsbury. It's home to the British Museum, harbours some of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the country, and holds a number of renowned squares that bring greenery to the bustling city environment ' creating a welcoming environment for residents, students, tourists, and city-workers. With its exceptional transport links, friendly neighbourhoods and enviable location, this is the perfect place for anyone looking to live in Central London. Council Tax band D
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Tottenham Court Road (0.2M)
Holborn (0.2M)
Covent Garden (0.3M)
£485,000 - Under Offer
A delightful one bedroom ground floor apartment located in a secluded spot within minutes of Holborn underground station (Central/Piccadilly). The property is in excellent condition with wood flooring throughout, brand new bathroom and bright living area which leads to a sleek fitted kitchen providing integrated appliances. The bedroom is bright and cosy with room for a large bed and table. The modern block is purpose built with a security entry system, the apartment also benefits from a private and secure storage unit. Fantastic investment opportunity with excellent transport links, moments from the new Cross Rail station at Tottenham Court Road station. Council Tax Band E
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Holborn (0.1M)
Covent Garden (0.3M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.4M)
£675,000
A well presented, one bedroom property situated in a sought after building. The building is minutes walk from the British Museum and close to shops, bars and restaurants. The apartment is situated on the second floor of the building, and comprises of a spacious living and open plan kitchen area, large double bedroom with built in wardrobes and modern bathroom. The flat is neutrally decorated throughout, enhancing the light througout. Further benefits include gas heating, fitted appliances in the kitchen, secure entrance, lift and one site caretaker. Council Tax Band F
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Holborn (0.2M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.3M)
Russell Square (0.3M)
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