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

£270 pw* (£1,173 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)
£475 pw* (£2,064 pcm) - Let in Jan 00
Located on the first of a quiet side street is this spacious two bedroom apartment. The flat is located just moments away from Tottenham Court Road and has been completely renovated to a modern standard. The property benefits from plenty of storage space, open plan living and wooden flooring throughout.
2 bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Tottenham Court Road (0.1M)
Goodge Street (0.3M)
Covent Garden (0.4M)
£525 pw* (£2,281 pcm) - Let in Jul 21
Located on the second floor of a quiet side street is this spacious two bedroom apartment. The flat is located just moments away from Tottenham Court Road.
2 bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Tottenham Court Road (0.1M)
Goodge Street (0.3M)
Covent Garden (0.4M)

Property For Sale near Old Compton Street, Bloomsbury

£500,000
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)
£395,000
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)
£750,000 - Under Offer
Located in the heart of Central London is this spacious split level two bedroom apartment. The property is set over a total floor area that is just under 800 sq feet and has views over the tranquil green spaces of Phoenix Gardens
2 bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Tottenham Court Road (0.2M)
Covent Garden (0.2M)
Leicester Square (0.2M)
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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