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

£325 pw* (£1,412 pcm) - Under Offer
Newly refurbished apartment on the top floor of an attractive Victorian building in the heart of Bloomsbury, offering sleek, modern decor throughout, hardwood flooring, furnished, integrated appliances and a stunning communal roof terrace.
Studio
1 Bathroom
Tottenham Court Road (0.2M)
Holborn (0.2M)
Covent Garden (0.3M)
£800 pw* (£3,476 pcm)
Set on the fifth floor of Centre Point House, part of the major redevelopment of Tottenham Court Road’s St Giles Square, is this stunning duplex apartment.
2 bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Tottenham Court Road (0.1M)
Covent Garden (0.3M)
Leicester Square (0.3M)
£495 pw* (£2,151 pcm) - Under Offer
Set in a beautiful Georgian fronted building, this fourth floor, one bedroom flat boasts a large open plan kitchen and living room with dishwasher and laminate floors, a double bedroom and ample storage. The rental price is inclusive of hot water and heating.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Russell Square (0.2M)
London Euston (0.4M)
Euston Square (0.4M)

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)
£525,000 - Sold (SSTC)
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)
£6,600,000
Take in London's skyline from the comfort of your own living room at Marylebone Square, the perfect home for those looking for high-quality living in a comfortable environment.
3 bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Bond Street (0.3M)
Baker Street (0.4M)
Regent's Park (0.4M)
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