Chenies Street, Bloomsbury, WC1E

Properties to rent and for sale on Chenies Street, Bloomsbury

Located in Bloomsbury, Chenies Street runs from north east to south west in-between Gower Street and Tottenham Court Road. The street was originally built around 1776 on land that was owned by Bedford Estates and the Russell family.

Along Chenies Street you will find a mix of residential and commercial buildings. In terms of residential, you will mainly find beautiful red brick mansion blocks. An example of one of these mansion blocks would be Chenies Street Chambers which was built in 1888. This block has a mix of private and social housing tenants.

Properties that come on the market in these kinds of blocks will both sell and let extremely quickly for a number of reasons: they are very well built; they benefit from large rooms; the location allows for easy and quick transport all around London. Like a lot of buildings on Chenies Street, this block is rich in history. The block’s original name was Chenies Street Chambers Ladies Residential Dwellings, and it was used as accommodation for single professional women. It was designed by the Ladies Dwellings Company which was original founded by Agnes Garret, a famous suffragist. During World War II this block was severely damaged when it was hit by a German incendiary bomb. Luckily nobody was seriously hurt!

On Chenies Street you will also find the RADA Studios formerly known as The Drill Hall. This building has been used as an arts hall in Bloomsbury since 1977. The RADA studios is a theatrical performance venue and is owned by the royal academy of Dramatic Art. The venues boasts a mixture of rehearsal studios, meeting rooms and two performance theatres.

On Chenies Street you will also find an entrance to the Goodge Street station deep level shelter that was used during bomb raids back in the Second World War.

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Property Prices on Chenies Street, Bloomsbury, WC1E

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Property To Rent near Chenies Street, Bloomsbury

£360 pw* (£1,564 pcm) - Let in Oct 19
An exceptionally bright studio set in the popular Russell Court development, offering a separate kitchen and excellent storage space. Heating and hot water included.
Studio
1 Bathroom
Russell Square (0.1M)
Goodge Street (0.4M)
Euston Square (0.4M)
£425 pw* (£1,847 pcm) - Let in Oct 19
Superbly located moments from Tottenham Court Road is this newly refurbished first floor apartment offering stylish open plan living, fitted with an L-shaped kitchen, good sized double bedroom and en-suite shower. Ideal for professionals looking to be in the heart of Fitzrovia.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Goodge Street (0.1M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.2M)
Oxford Circus (0.4M)
£403 pw* (£1,750 pcm) - Let in Oct 19
Spacious one bedroom flat located in the heart of Fitzrovia moments from Goodge Street station.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Goodge Street (0.3M)
Oxford Circus (0.3M)
Great Portland Street (0.3M)

Property For Sale near Chenies Street, Bloomsbury

£520,000 - 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.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Holborn (0.1M)
Covent Garden (0.3M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.4M)
£1,100,000
A stunning two bedroom, two bathroom luxurious apartment now available in the exclusive 'The Lincolns' development. Located moments from Chancery Lane with easy access to both the City in 10 minutes by tube and all the entertainment of the West End only 10 minutes' walk away this portered building is ideally located to experience the best of London.
2 bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Chancery Lane (0.3M)
Farringdon (0.4M)
Farringdon (0.4M)
£525,000 - Under Offer
Featuring floor to ceiling sash windows, ample bedroom storage space and a separate kitchen is this lovely one bedroom apartment available with a long lease.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Tottenham Court Road (0.2M)
Holborn (0.2M)
Covent Garden (0.3M)
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