Doughty Street, Bloomsbury, WC1N

Properties to rent and for sale on Doughty Street, Bloomsbury

Doughty Street is a quiet and beautiful tree-lined road that stretches just 0.1 miles. Its creation dates back to 1790, and it’s well-known for being home to some famous and interesting people such as Charles Dickens, Edmund Yates, Vera Brittain and Winifred Holtby.

Charles Dickens is widely famous as being the author of ‘Oliver Twist’ and it was in number 48 Doughty Street that he wrote this book. Since 1925, number 48 has been a Charles Dickens Museum where visitors from across the world can set foot in the place where Dicken’s lived with his family and wrote many of his famous novels. Entry is just £9 for adults and £4 for children, making it a fantastic visit for those that love one of London’s best story writers.

The houses and buildings that line Doughty Street are mainly grade II listed buildings, some being residential houses and some businesses. It is home to ‘Doughty Street Chambers’ which was set up in 1990 by a small group of Barristers that wanted to help the progression of the law, and has since become a much larger organisation with over 130 members.

Doughty Street runs parallel to Mecklenburgh Square which is a residents-only square with a tennis court and lovely seating to enjoy the warmer summer months, as well Coram Fields which the public can enjoy. Within walking distance of Doughty Street is Russell Square (Piccadilly Line), Chancery Lane (Central Line) and King’s Cross London St Pancras (Northern, Piccadilly, Hammersmith Circle and Metropolitan Line), making it a very accessible location.

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Property To Rent near Doughty Street, Bloomsbury

£500 pw* (£2,173 pcm) - Let in Mar 22
A stunning Large double bedroom apartment located on quiet street in the heart of Bloomsbury. The property is located on the ground floor and has been finished to excellent standards throughout. Ideal for a professional couple or two professional sharers.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Chancery Lane (0.3M)
Holborn (0.3M)
Russell Square (0.4M)
£600 pw* (£2,607 pcm)
Seventh floor two/three bedroom property offering good room sizes, a separate kitchen and stunning views of London.
3 bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Chancery Lane (0.3M)
Farringdon (0.4M)
Farringdon (0.4M)
£700 pw* (£3,042 pcm)
Located in the heart of London, close to Holborn and Chancery Lane Tube stations, this spacious property consist of two double bedrooms and an equally spavious living room that has been converted into a third bedroom. This property has been renovated to a high standard and has wooden flooring throughout. Ideally suited to professional sharers and students alike.
3 bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Holborn (0.2M)
Chancery Lane (0.3M)
Russell Square (0.4M)

Property For Sale near Doughty Street, Bloomsbury

£375,000 - Sold (SSTC)
*OFFER IN EXCESS OF* One bedroom apartment set on the ground floor of this wonderful red brick building moments from Russell Square.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Russell Square (0.2M)
King's Cross St. Pancras (0.3M)
London King's Cross (0.3M)
£600,000
Located along one of Bloomsbury most popular streets is this contemporary one bedroom lower ground floor flat. Comprising of a spacious living room, a spacious bedroom with excellent storage, a high quality modern kitchen with fitted appliances including fridge, freezer, washing machine and dishwasher, and a modern bathroom with walk in shower. The property further boasts a patio area which is a rare find in Bloomsbury. Enviably located in the heart of Bloomsbury, 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 stones throw away. It also houses three supermarkets, including a large Waitrose. The property is located 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. With excellent transport links, friendly neighbourhood and enviable location this is the perfect place for anyone who is looking to live in Central London. The property would be an ideal opportunity for investment purposes or having it as a London base. This property is chain free and offered with vacant possession.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
King's Cross St. Pancras (0.2M)
London King's Cross (0.2M)
Russell Square (0.3M)
£595,000
Set in an attractive period building is this beautifully presented apartment, bordering the districts of Bloomsbury and Clerkenwell . The property is entered via a well kept secure entrance and the communal area leading up to the flat is maintained to a very high standard. this property boasts a wealth of natural light that floods the entire apartment. Offering a very spacious total floor area of 619 sq feet. This property benefits from a recently refurbished bathroom suite, wooden flooring throughout and a large bedroom. The living room and separate kitchen has a lovely flow to it and offers ample living space as it is. Theobalds road is favourably located and caters well to those that utilise public transport. Chancery Lane tube station is moments away for those needing access to the Central line while Farringdon transport hub is also within walking distance ' providing easy access to destinations on the Hammersmith & City, Circle and Metropolitan lines, along with Thameslink rail services.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Chancery Lane (0.2M)
Farringdon (0.4M)
Holborn (0.4M)
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