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

£550 pw* (£2,390 pcm) - Under Offer
VIDEO VIEWING AVAILABLE A split level apartment in the heart of London offering three double bedrooms, two bathrooms, wooden flooring and a sociable living space.
3 bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Piccadilly Circus (0.1M)
Leicester Square (0.3M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.4M)
£391 pw* (£1,699 pcm)
VIDEO VIEWING AVAILABLE Beautifully presented apartment, set amongst one of Londons most bustling and sought after areas. The property has been recently renovated and offers sleek modern decor throughout, hardwood flooring and integrated appliances.
1 bedroom
1 Bathroom
Piccadilly Circus (0.1M)
Leicester Square (0.2M)
Tottenham Court Road (0.3M)
£375 pw* (£1,629 pcm)
VIDEO VIEWING AVAILABLE 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)

Property For Sale near Old Compton Street, Bloomsbury

For ambitious individuals, well-heeled couples or growing families, Marylebone Square is the perfect home for those looking for high-quality living in a comfortable environment.
2 bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Bond Street (0.3M)
Baker Street (0.4M)
Regent's Park (0.4M)
Take in London's skyline from the comfort of your own living room at Marylebone Square, 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)
A newly refurbished studio apartment offering stylish kitchen area with built in appliances, floods of natural light and both bath tub and shower over bath. Superb pied-à-terre option.
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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