Lillian Penson Hall

Lillian Penson Hall, University of London, 15 - 25 Talbot Square, London, W2 1TT

£204-247p/wk

Contract length: 40 weeks

Not available

Distance to campus: 3.9km

Room types

  • 44 Bed spaces in total
  • 5 Double
  • 3 Double en suite
  • 2 Single studio
  • 34 Single en suite

Facilities

  • 24-hour staff cover
  • Bicycle storage
  • Catered
  • Common room
  • Communal TV
  • Computer room
  • Extra bed for guests
  • Licensed bar
  • Lift access
  • Non-smoking
  • Quiet study space
  • Secure entrance
  • Self-service laundry
  • WiFi

Lillian Penson Hall is a University of London intercollegiate hall of residence situated close to London Paddington Station and Hyde Park.

Travel time to campus
On foot: 59 mins 
By bike: 24 mins
By public transport: 32 mins

Closest London Underground stations
Lancaster Gate, Paddington Station

Who can apply to Lillian Penson Hall?
Graduate and undergraduate students. 

Catering and kitchens
Lillian Penson Hall is a catered hall. Evening meals and breakfast (brunch at weekends) are included in your rent . There are small pantry kitchens on each floor with communal fridges, hob and microwave. For details of what's in the kitchen see What we provide in each hall [PDF]. 

Layout
Corridor-style with rooms along a corridor.

What's included in the rent?
Evening meals and breakfast (brunch at weekends), Wi-Fi, insurance and utility bills.

Cleaning
Rooms are fully cleaned once every two weeks and waste is collected daily (this does not include flats and studios). Communal areas are cleaned by the housekeeping team.

Planned refurbishment
To see if any works are scheduled for this hall see Planned refurbishment works in halls.

  • Single en suite

    Private bathroom

    £206.50 p/wk

    Catered

    Not available

    Contract cost: £8,230.50
    Contract length: 40 weeks
    Size approx: 10m²

    Room contains single bed, bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, wardrobe, desk and chair, lamp and storage. A bedding pack is provided at the beginning of the year. The pack is yours to keep, and includes a pillow, pillowcase, sheet, duvet and cover. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

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  • Single studio

    Private bathroom

    £204.40 p/wk

    Catered

    Not available

    Contract cost: £8,146.80
    Contract length: 40 weeks
    Size approx: 10m²

    Room contains single bed, kitchenette with fridge, microwave and hob, bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, wardrobe, desk and chair, and storage. A bedding pack is provided at the beginning of the year. The pack is yours to keep, and includes a pillow, pillowcase, sheet, duvet and cover. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

    View images at UoL website

  • Double en suite room

    Private bathroom

    £242.90 p/wk

    Catered

    Not available

    Contract cost: £9,681.30
    Contract length: 40 weeks
    Size approx: 16.6m²

    Room contains double bed, bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, wardrobe, desk and chair, lamp and storage. A bedding pack is provided at the beginning of the year. The pack is yours to keep, and includes a pillow, pillowcase, sheet, duvet and cover. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

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  • Double room

    Shared bathroom

    Open plan kitchen

    £229.25 p/wk

    Catered

    Not available

    Contract cost: £9,137.25
    Contract length: 40 weeks
    Size approx: 25.3m²

    Room contains double bed, bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, wardrobe, desk and chair, lamp and storage. A bedding pack is provided at the beginning of the year. The pack is yours to keep, and includes a pillow, pillowcase, sheet, duvet and cover. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

    View images at UoL website

  • Double room

    Shared bathroom

    Separate kitchen

    £246.05 p/wk

    Catered

    Not available

    Contract cost: £9,806.85
    Contract length: 40 weeks
    Size approx: 25.3m²

    Room contains double bed, bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, wardrobe, desk and chair, lamp and storage. A bedding pack is provided at the beginning of the year; the pack is yours to keep, and includes a pillow, pillowcase, sheet, duvet and cover. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

    View images at UoL website

Additional costs

  • launderette facilities which use a charge card that you top up online - a wash costs £2.00 and a dry £1.20

What students say

"Lillian Penson Hall is close to Paddington Station and Lancaster Gate Station, so it's easy to get around. Close to Hyde Park."

"All rooms are en suite and there's a good mix of postgraduate and undergraduate students. The common room has a small bar and there's a quiet study room - so great ambience all round."

Visit Lillian Penson Hall

The Hall Management offers tours of the Halls on weekdays. Please note that during the academic year only communal spaces of the halls can be shown. Appointments must be made a week in advance and are subject to availability. Book a visit

Travel directions and contact details

Travel to Lillian Penson Hall

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Nearest Underground stations

Paddington (Bakerloo, Circle, Hammersmith & City and District lines)
Lancaster Gate (Central line)
Edgware Road (Bakerloo line, Circle, Hammersmith & City and District lines)
Queensway (Central line)

Nearest railway stations

Paddington

To Lillian Penson Hall by car

The address for your satnav is: 15 - 25 Talbot Square, London, W2 1TT 

Parking

Parking is very limited in Central London. There are NCP car parks at Edgware Road and Arthur Court. For more carparks and on-street parking, visit: Parkopedia

Congestion Charge

Lillian Penson Hall is located just outside 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 Lillian Penson Hall to LSE campus on Google Maps.

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0)20 7087 3040
Email: info.halls@london.ac.uk