Old Compton Street, Bloomsbury, W1D

Properties to rent and for sale on Old Compton Street, Bloomsbury

Old Compton Street takes its name from Henry Compton, who raised money for the local church in 1686. The street has shops all the way down both sides and residential properties above the shops. Currently the area is the centre of London’s gay community; this vibrant and lovely area has a mix of bars like G.A.Y and the Admiral Duncan and there are some fantastic restaurants ranging from Indian to Chinese. Muriel’s Kitchen is located in the centre of the street. This fantastic restaurant is brilliant for brunches and meals throughout the day. If you're peckish late why not try Balans restaurant which is open from early until late, right through to 6am, 7 days a week. The street has many coffee shops and wine bars that are great for meeting friends.

If you’re looking for a quiet peaceful property this street may not be for you; the vibrant, colourful and world renowned street is definitely a one off and attracts the world’s most fashionable people.

The street is quite unique. Whereas most of London has been taken over by the big corporate chains and smaller boutique shops are a thing of the past, this is not the case on Old Compton street. A lot of the shops are one offs and you won’t see them anywhere else.

The summer period is outstanding for people watching, as the restaurants and bars spill on to the street. For those in London to benefit from the many shows and theatre productions, Old Compton Street has Miss Saigon currently showing in the Prince of Wales Theatre and from May 2016 Disney Aladdin will be showing.

You are only a short walk away from Soho square where even in the winter you will see people enjoying the lush green square.

Properties that come on in this street will rent or sell in hours and there is never a shortage of applicants that want to live here.

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Property Prices on Old Compton Street, Bloomsbury, W1D

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Property To Rent near Old Compton Street, Bloomsbury

£375 pw* (£1,629 pcm) - Under Offer
Featuring floor to ceiling sash windows, ample bedroom storage space and a separate kitchen is this lovely one bedroom apartment. Ideally suited for a single occupant, either a professional or student, looking to be moments from Tottenham Court Road.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Tottenham Court Road (0.2M)
Holborn (0.2M)
Covent Garden (0.3M)
£545 pw* (£2,368 pcm) - Under Offer
Located just off Tottenham Court Road in trendy Fitzrovia, this newly re-furbished 2 bedroom property is on the 3rd floor and has a lift. It has a large open plan kitchen/living area with all mod cons and wooden flooring throughout.
2 bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Goodge Street (0.1M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.2M)
Oxford Circus (0.4M)
£425 pw* (£1,847 pcm) - Under Offer
Superbly located moments from Tottenham Court Road is this well-presented second floor apartment offering stylish open plan living. 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)

Property For Sale near Old Compton Street, Bloomsbury

£520,000
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)
£324,995
A wonderfully presented first floor studio apartment located in this sought after Art Deco Building, directly in the heart of Russell Square.
Studio
1 Bathroom
Russell Square (0.1M)
Goodge Street (0.4M)
Euston Square (0.4M)
£310,000
A wonderfully presented ground floor studio apartment located in this sought after Art Deco Building, directly in the heart of Russell Square.
Studio
1 Bathroom
Russell Square (0.1M)
Goodge Street (0.4M)
Euston Square (0.4M)
Portico Places near Old Compton Street

Rustiko (Bloomsbury)
20% off your total bill

Jazz After Dark (Bloomsbury)
2 for 1 entrance Tuesday - Thursday / £5 discount on entrance Friday & Saturday
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