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 To Rent near Old Compton Street, Bloomsbury

£425 pw* (£1,847 pcm) - Let in Mar 22
One bedroom flat located on the third floor of this building in central Covent Garden.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
London Charing Cross (0.2M)
Covent Garden (0.2M)
Embankment (0.2M)
£425 pw* (£1,847 pcm) - Let in Mar 22
Set in the heart of Fitzrovia is this beautifully presented apartment on the second floor of an attractive Georgian building. The property benefits from sleek, modern decor, fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances and double glazed windows. Ideal from professionals and students alike.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Goodge Street (0.3M)
Great Portland Street (0.3M)
Oxford Circus (0.3M)
£550 pw* (£2,390 pcm) - Let in Mar 22
Set in the heart of Fitzrovia in an attractive Georgian building is this beautifully presented two bedroom split level apartment. The property benefits from sleek, modern decor, open plan living room with a kitchen that has integrated appliances and double glazed windows. Ideal from professionals and students alike.
2 bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Goodge Street (0.3M)
Great Portland Street (0.3M)
Oxford Circus (0.3M)

Property For Sale near Old Compton Street, Bloomsbury

£485,000 - 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. Council Tax Band E
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Holborn (0.1M)
Covent Garden (0.3M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.4M)
£330,000
An eighth floor studio apartment located within one of the most sought after mansion blocks in Bloomsbury. The property benefits from a modern kitchen and stylish shower room, a private balcony and wood flooring. The block provides a 24 hour porter service and lifts. With transport links at Euston and King's Cross a short walk away and Russell Square station just around the corner, Russell Court is lends itself perfectly to buyers looking for a weekday base whilst working in London Monday to Friday. A walk to the shops and shows of the West End will only take 15 minutes so anyone looking for a pied a terre should look no further than this well maintained and secure block where many residents can 'lock up and leave' after enjoying a weekend in the capital. UCL, SOAS, LSE are perfectly situated so the block is extremely popular for buyers looking for a property close to campus all in all making the development a great option for a number of different purchasers. Council Tax band B
Studio
1 Bathroom
Russell Square (0.1M)
Goodge Street (0.4M)
Euston Square (0.4M)
£650,000
A well presented, one bedroom property situated in a sought after building. The building is minutes walk from the British Museum and close to shops, bars and restaurants. The apartment is situated on the second floor of the building, and comprises of a spacious living and open plan kitchen area, large double bedroom with built in wardrobes and modern bathroom. The flat is neutrally decorated throughout, enhancing the light througout. Further benefits include gas heating, fitted appliances in the kitchen, secure entrance, lift and one site caretaker. Council Tax Band F
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Holborn (0.2M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.3M)
Russell Square (0.3M)
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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