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 To Rent near Chenies Street, 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)
£580 pw* (£2,521 pcm) - Let in Jan 00
This bright large flat has two equal double bedrooms, the property also benefits from a separate fully fitted kitchen. The property has been newly refurbished to a high standard, the property also benefits from new furniture. Available to move in straight away.
2 bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Goodge Street (0.1M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.3M)
Euston Square (0.3M)
£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)

Property For Sale near Chenies Street, 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)
£330,000
Set within the heart of Bloomsbury is the cosy studio that is located in a well sought after Period Mansion Block. The ground floor apartment is entered via a very well maintained and secure communal area. The property offers a studio room with built-in cupboard and easy-to-clean laminate flooring. There is a separate kitchen with hob and built-in fridge, plus a large bathroom with a shower unit over the bath. The property is situated on the raised ground floor and benefits from security video entrance. Further benefits of the property include a day time porter, lift access and Heating and Hot water comes inclusive in the service charge. The location of the property is its biggest selling point, The flat is within walking distance of three tube stations, with Russell Square offering access to the Piccadilly line, Kings Cross that offers access to most major lines and also the Eurostar, Holborn offering access to Central and Piccadilly line, which offers direct trains to all five Heathrow terminals. London buses operate several routes in the area, including night buses, making this a well-linked part of London to live. The Brunswick centre which is home to a number of restaurants and retail shops such as Carluccio's, Yo Sushi, New look, Hobbs to name a few is only a stone's throw away. It also houses three supermarkets, including a large Waitrose. With an enviable location, excellent transport links and friendly neighbourhood makes this the ideal flat for anyone looking to have a Central London hub. Council Tax band C
Studio
Russell Square (0.1M)
Goodge Street (0.4M)
Euston Square (0.4M)
£350,000
An eighth floor studio apartment located within one of the most sought after mansion blocks in Bloomsbury. The property benefits from a modern kitchen and stylish shower room, a private balcony and wood flooring. The block provides a 24 hour porter service and lifts. With transport links at Euston and King's Cross a short walk away and Russell Square station just around the corner, Russell Court is lends itself perfectly to buyers looking for a weekday base whilst working in London Monday to Friday. A walk to the shops and shows of the West End will only take 15 minutes so anyone looking for a pied a terre should look no further than this well maintained and secure block where many residents can 'lock up and leave' after enjoying a weekend in the capital. UCL, SOAS, LSE are perfectly situated so the block is extremely popular for buyers looking for a property close to campus all in all making the development a great option for a number of different purchasers. Council Tax band B
Studio
1 Bathroom
Russell Square (0.1M)
Goodge Street (0.4M)
Euston Square (0.4M)
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