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Sketch House

Location
Finsbury Park
Number of Rooms
430 ensuite rooms and 45 studios
Tenancy Length
41/50 weeks
Price
£239.50 - £314 per week
Type
Flats: 5-10 students
Facilities
Large outdoor courtyard and common room

Welcome to Sketch House | UAL Halls

Location

Sketch House is a new development exclusively for UAL students and the design was inspired by London’s artist community. Based right in the heart of Finsbury Park, this is a perfect location for students wishing to be close to Central London in a lively community.

Sketch House is a 5 minute walk from Finsbury Park Underground and National Rail station. The station is on both the Piccadilly and Victoria underground lines and offers links to Moorgate, Kings Cross and Cambridge.

The hall is also within walking distance of a number of bars, bakeries and cafes including the famous Park Theatre café bar.

Travel times

  • Camberwell College of Arts: 53-minute bike ride / 54-minute tube trip
  • Central Saint Martins: 16-minute bike ride / 22-minute tube trip / 29-minute bus journey / 52-minute walk
  • Chelsea College of Arts: 27-minute tube trip / 47-minute bike ride
  • London College of Communication: 31-minute tube trip / 40-minute bike ride
  • London College of Fashion: 19-minute tube trip / 35-minute bike ride / 48-minute bus journey
  • Wimbledon College of Arts: 53-minute tube trip

Please note travel times are based on nearest College.

Address

36 Clifton Terrace
Finsbury Park
London N4 3TD

Travel zone: 2
Nearest tube: Finsbury Park
Nearest train station: Finsbury Park

Virtual tours

Take a tour of Sketch House, its bedrooms, facilities and common spaces.

Our common rooms and dedicated work zones remain open. This means you can book a time-slot to use the spaces as an individual, or with your household bubble.

Please note, we have restrictions and safety measurements in place in all our common areas, including laundry facilities. These are in line with the current guidelines from the UK government and are therefore subject to change.

Sketch House Gallery

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Disclaimer

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 Sketch House are either 41 or 50 weeks. The following prices refer to the new academic year beginning in September 2021.

Room sizes

Sizes are for guidance only, as rooms may vary. Prices depend on location within the building and natural light – a more expensive room is not necessarily larger. If you have any questions please contact one of our expert accommodation advisors.

Standard rooms

  • Standard rooms (41 weeks) are £253.50 per week, £10,393.50 in total. These rooms are 14.4 m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.
  • Standard rooms (50 weeks) are £241.50 per week, £12,075 in total. These rooms are 14.4 m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.
  • Standard rooms (Low lighting) (41 weeks) are £251.50 per week, £10,311.50 in total. These rooms are 14.4 m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.
  • Standard rooms (Low lighting) (50 weeks) are £239.50 per week, £11,975 in total. These rooms are 14.4 m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.

Large rooms

  • Large rooms (41 weeks) are £257.50 per week, £10,557.50 in total. These rooms are 16.2m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.
  • Large rooms (50 weeks) are £242.50 per week, £12,125 in total. These rooms are 16.2 m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.
  • Large rooms (Low lighting) (41 weeks) are £254.50 per week, £10,434.50 in total. These rooms are 16.2m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.
  • Large rooms (Low lighting) (50 weeks) are £240.50 per week, £12,025 in total. These rooms are 16.2m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.

Premium rooms

  • Premium rooms (41 weeks) are £262.50 per week, £10,762.50 in total. These rooms are 18.4 m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.
  • Premium rooms (50 weeks) are £246.50 per week, £12,325 in total. These rooms are 18.4 m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.
  • Premium rooms with low lighting (50 weeks) are £244.50 per week, £12,225 in total. These rooms are 18.4 m2 and under and have 3/4 size beds.

Studios

  • Studios (mobility adaptable) (41 weeks) are £251.50 per week, £10,311.50 in total. These rooms are 28.2 m2 and under and have double beds.
  • Studios (41 weeks) are £312 per week, £12,792 in total. These rooms are 19.8 m2 and under and have double beds.
  • Studios (50 weeks) are £294.50 per week, £14,725 in total. These rooms are 19.8 m2 and under and have double beds.
  • Studios (low lighting) (50 weeks) are £292.50 per week, £14,625 in total. These rooms are 19.8 m2 and under and have double beds.
  • Studios (low lighting) (mobility adaptable) (50 weeks) are £239.50 per week, £11,975 in total. These rooms are 28.2 m2 and under and have double beds.

Premium studios

  • Premium Studios (41 weeks) are £314 per week, £12,874 in total. These rooms are 29.6 m2 and under and have double beds.
  • Premium Studios (mobility adaptable) (41 weeks) are £253.50 per week, £10,393.50 in total. These rooms are 27.5 sqm and have double bed
  • Premium Studios (50 weeks) are £300 per week, £15,000 in total. These rooms are 29.6 m2 and under and have double beds.
  • Premium Studios (mobility adaptable) (50 weeks) are £246.50 per week, £12,325 in total. These rooms are 27.5 sqm and have double beds.
  • Premium Studios (low lighting) (50 weeks) are £298 per week, £14,900 in total. These rooms are 28.2 m2 and under and have double beds.
  • Premium Studio (low lighting) (mobility adaptable) (50 weeks) are £244.50 per week, £12,225 in total. These rooms are 28.2 m2 and under and have double beds.

What’s included

  • Three-quarter-sized bed, wardrobe, desk, chair, bookcase and storage space
  • Ensuite bathrooms in every bedroom
  • Internet access in every bedroom at no extra cost
  • Residents' common room
  • Televisions in all shared kitchens (tv licence not included)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Courtyard space
  • Bike storage
  • 24-hour staff presence
  • Contents insurance
  • Social Reps and Wellbeing Reps living onsite.

Management

Sketch House is managed by Fresh Student Living, who work in collaboration with University of the Arts London. This hall is signed up to the ANUK code of practice. For more information visit nationalcode.org

Kinetics accessibility statement

The application process is performed via Kinetics. To find out more visit Kinetics accessibility statement.

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    Cordwainers Court

    Cordwainers Court can be found in the heart of Hackney, East London, just a two-minute walk from London College of Fashion’s Mare Street campus.