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Exterior shot of Cordwainers Court halls of residence

Cordwainers Court

Number of Rooms
103 Standard rooms (shared bathrooms)
Tenancy Length
42 and 50 Weeks
£164 - £168 per week
4 bedrooms
Shared kitchen, shower room, and 2 toilets per flat

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Cordwainers Court can be found in the heart of Hackney, East London, just a 2-minute walk from London College of Fashion’s Mare Street campus. The area has a number of supermarkets and shops and is within easy reach of Hoxton, Islington and Shoreditch, where there are plenty of popular bars and restaurants.

Travel times

  • London College of Fashion (Mare Street): 2-minute walk
  • London College of Fashion (Curtain Road): 14-minute bike ride / 18-minute bus journey / 24-minute tube trip / 38-minute walk
  • London College of Fashion (Mare Street): 2-minute walk

Please note travel times are based on the nearest College.

Halls of Residence


St Thomas Square
Bethnal Green
E9 7PS

Travel zone: 2
Closest tube: Bethnal Green
Closest train station: London Fields
Closest bus routes: 48, 55, 106, 236, 254, 277, D6, N55, N254

Virtual tours

Take a tour of Cordwainers Court, its bedrooms, facilities and common spaces.

Cordwainers Court Gallery


Please be advised that images in our photo gallery, including those seen in the films and virtual tours, are for guidance only. Our individual studios, bedrooms, kitchens, and communal area layouts vary considerably and may not look exactly as the images are shown.

Prices and sizes

Standard tenancies at Cordwainers Court are either 42 or 50 weeks and the following prices refer to the new academic year beginning in September 2020.

Standard rooms (shared bathroom) are £168 per week for 42-week tenancies, £7,056 in total, and £164 per week for 50-week tenancies, £8,200 in total. These rooms are approximately 12m2.

What's included

  • Single bed, wardrobe, desk, chair and storage space
  • Internet access in every bedroom at no extra cost
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24-hour staff presence
  • Contents insurance
  • Social Reps and Wellbeing Reps living onsite.


The site is owned by the Cordwainers Charitable Trust and managed by the University for the exclusive use of University of the Arts London students. This hall is signed up to the ANUK code of practice. For more information visit:

Cordwainers Court Inventory 2016/17 (PDF 63KB)

Please note if you are a 'Summer stay' tenant during July and August you will not have a tenancy agreement. Please check the terms and conditions when your booking is made.

National ANUK Code of Practice Logo (20 KB)

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