Lilian Knowles House offers a fantastic central location just five minutes' walk from Liverpool Street Station (zone 1), and within walking distance of the famous and newly renovated Spitalfields Market. Lilian Knowles House is independently managed and owned by Sanctuary Students. The LSE has a School Resident on site to support LSE students.
Travel time to campus
On foot: 45 mins
By bike: 19 mins
By public transport: 25 mins
Closest London Underground stations
Liverpool Street, Shoreditch High Street
Who can apply to Lilian Knowles House?
Graduate students only.
Catering and kitchens
Lilian Knowles House is a self-catered hall. Well equipped kitchens are provided in each flat. For details of what's in the kitchen see What we provide in each hall [PDF].
Flat-style with rooms grouped into flats of between five or six bedrooms sharing a kitchen.
What's included in the rent?
Wi-Fi, insurance and utility bills.
Communal areas cleaned daily. You are responsible for cleaning your own room.
To see if any works are scheduled for this hall see Planned refurbishment works in halls.
Single en suite room
38 week contracts are sold out
Contract cost: £6,075.31 to £7,410.91
Contract length: 38 weeks (SOLD OUT)
Contract cost: £8001.07 to £9760.03
Contract length: 50 weeks
Size approx: 8m² to 14m
Room contains single bed, wardrobe, bathroom with shower, toilet and sink, desk and chair. You must provide your own duvet, pillows, bed linen and towels. For a full list see What we provide in each hall [PDF].
Contract cost: £9,760.03 to £12,420.91
Contract length: 50 weeks
Size approx: 12m² to 22m2
Room contains single bed, wardrobe, bedside table, bathroom with shower, toilet and sink, kitchenette with fridge, table and chairs, desk and chair. You must provide your own duvet, pillows, bed linen and towels. For a full list see What we provide in each hall [PDF].
Contract cost: £13,565.63
Contract length: 38 weeks
Size approx: 21m² to 27m²
Room contains double bed, wardrobe, bedside table, bathroom with shower, toilet and sink, lounge/kitchenette with sitting area with table and chairs, desk and chair. You must provide your own duvet, pillows, bed linen and towels. For a full list see What we provide in each hall [PDF].
- £45 common room charge to fund activities and events
- card operated laundry and ironing room - a super wash costs £3.70, a wash £3.20 and a dry £1.20
"Lilian Knowles is undoubtedly in the coolest area of London!"
"It's near to Columbia Road where you can buy freshly cut flowers each Sunday.Try vintage clothes and eat food from all parts of the world on Brick Lane, go out in trendy bars in Shoreditch and pass by St Paul's Cathedral when you walk to LSE."
If you would like to arrange a viewing at Lilian Knowles House before booking, you can complete a viewing form
. You’re welcome to view any day between Monday to Friday from 9am and 5pm and evening and weekend viewings are available.
Travel to Lilian Knowles House
For travel options from where you are, visit: Lilian Knowles House Hall on Google Maps
Nearest Underground stations
Liverpool Street (Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines)
Aldgate East (District and Hammersmith & City lines)
Aldgate (Circle and Metropolitan lines)
Moorgate (Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan and Northern lines)
Nearest railway stations
Shoreditch High Street
Fenchurch Street Moorgate
To by car
The address for your satnav is: 50 Crispin Street, London, E1 6HQ
Parking is very limited in Central London. To see the nearest car parks and on-street parking, visit: Parkopedia
Lilian Knowles House is located inside the London Congestion Charge zone. It's a charge you'll need to pay if you drive into Central London during the week. Visit: Congestion Charge
Travel from here to LSE campus
Directions from Lilian Knowles House to LSE campus on Google Maps.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7492 4960