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

£425 pw* (£1,847 pcm) - Let in Nov 19
One bedroom flat located on the first floor of this building in central Covent Garden.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
London Charing Cross (0.2M)
Covent Garden (0.2M)
Embankment (0.2M)
£325 pw* (£1,412 pcm)
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)
£1,150 pw* (£4,997 pcm)
A luxurious and spacious top floor apartment offering 900 sq feet of space, which includes a double living room, private balcony and two double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Set in the heart of prestigious Mayfair, this property would suit a couple or professional sharers.
2 bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Bond Street (0.2M)
Oxford Circus (0.3M)
Green Park (0.4M)

Property For Sale near Old Compton 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 - Under Offer
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)
£6,190,000
Modern design anchored with classic detail. Marylebone Square is 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)
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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