Furzedown Student Village

Furzedown Student Village is a recently renovated 1960s building featuring beautiful interior design and an on-site gym.

About Furzedown Student Village

Furzedown Student Village is set across three buildings in the residential area of Tooting. It was renovated in 2012 and has a mix of standard non en-suite and standard ensuite rooms, arranged into cluster flats of eight bedrooms. 

There are 150 single bedrooms available for UAL students and each kitchen will be shared between 8 students.

What's included 

  • single bed, wardrobe, desk, chair and storage space
  • internet access in every bedroom at no extra cost
  • contents insurance
  • laundry facilities
  • 24 hour staff presence
  • on-site gym
  • free shuttle bus service to local tube station
  • courtyard space
  • bike storage
  • residents' common room
  • The Social Programme and Student Welfare Mentor staff.

Location

Furzedown Student Village is located in zone 3 in Tooting.

The hall of residence is close to a number of local shops, restaurants and supermarkets, while the larger shops, bars and markets of Clapham are only a short journey away by tube or bus. 

Please note travel times below are based on nearest college:

  • Camberwell College of Arts: 39 minute bike ride / 62 minute bus journey / 58 minute tube trip
  • London College of Communication: 39 minute bike ride / 55 minute bus journey / 41 minute tube trip
  • Chelsea College of Arts: 34 minute bike ride / 63 minute bus journey / 48 minute tube trip
  • London College of Fashion: 52 minute bike ride / 71 minute bus journey / 51 minute tube trip
  • Central Saint Martins: 40 minute bike ride / 61 minute bus journey / 57 minute tube trip
  • Wimbledon College of Arts: 64 minute walk / 20 minute bike ride / 40 minute bus journey / 34 minute tube trip

Virtual tours

Take a tour of Furzedown Student Village, its bedrooms, facilities and common spaces.

Prices and sizes

Please note that standard tenancies at Furzedown Student Village are 42 weeks, and that these prices are for the academic year beginning in September 2016. 

  • Standard rooms (shared bathroom) are £150 per week, £6,300 in total. These rooms are 12 m2 and have single beds.
  • Standard Ensuite rooms are £165 per week, £6,930 in total.  These rooms are 13 m2 and have single beds.

The building is owned and managed by Find Digs who work in collaboration with the University. Your tenancy agreement and conditions of residence will be with Find Digs. 

This hall is signed up to the ANUK code of practice. For more information visit: www.nationalcode.org

Information for students with disabilities

Furzedown Student Village has the following features for disabled students: 

  • adapted rooms available with wheelchair access, and adapted kitchens
  • a series of emergency call points located on site
  • accessible toilets located in the common rooms and main reception, equipped with emergency cords
  • wheelchair access into the building including lift access at one of the sites
  • disabled parking available if required.

Please note, extra equipment to help aid you during your stay can be arranged. Furzedown Student Village has two halls and each building is equipped differently. If you would like further details about our disabled facilities in this hall, please get in touch directly with the Accommodation Services team on accommodation@arts.ac.uk

 

An Introduction to Furzedown Student Village

Management

The accommodation is owned by Find Digs and is jointly managed with the University of the Arts London. 

This hall is signed up to the ANUK code of practice. For more information visit: www.nationalcode.org