Northumberland House

Northumberland House, Edward VII Rooms, 8A Northumberland Avenue, London, WC2N 5BY

£141-284p/wk

Contract length: 38 weeks

Limited availability

Distance to campus: 0.9km

Room types

  • 339 Bed spaces in total
  • 16 Double en suite
  • 159 Single en suite
  • 164 Twin en suite (shared)

Facilities

  • 24-hour staff cover
  • Common room
  • Communal TV
  • Computer room
  • Lift access
  • Non-smoking
  • Printing facilities
  • Secure entrance
  • Self-catered
  • Self-service laundry
  • WiFi

Northumberland House is situated just off Trafalgar Square, a short step away from the Strand, the National Gallery, the West End, Covent Garden and Piccadilly Circus.

Travel time to campus
On foot: 15 mins 
By bike: 8 mins
By public transport: 12 mins

Closest London Underground stations
Charing Cross, Embankment

Who can apply to Northumberland House?
Graduate and undergraduate students.

Catering and kitchens
Northumberland House is a self-catered hall. It's divided into groups of rooms sharingcommunal kitchens with oven, stove with grill and fridge/freezer, microwave, electric kettle and toaster. 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?
Wi-Fi, insurance and utility bills.

Cleaning
Communal areas cleaned daily. You are responsible for cleaning your own room including shower room.

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

  • Single en suite room

    Private bathroom

    £261.45 p/wk

    Self-catered

    Limited availability

    Contract cost: £9,897.75
    Contract length: 38 weeks
    Size approx: 11.6m2 to 17.1m2

    Room contains single bed, wardrobe, bedside table, desk and chair, lamp and storage. Duvet and pillows provided. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

     

  • Twin en suite room

    Private bathroom

    £141.75 p/wk

    Self-catered

    Limited availability

    Contract cost : £5,366.25
    Contract length: 38 weeks
    Size approx: 17.1m2 to 17.5m2

    Room contains two single beds and a private bathroom with shower, sink and toilet. A wardrobe, bedside table, desk and chair, lamp and storage are provided per person. Duvet and pillows provided. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

  • Double en suite room

    Private bathroom

    £283.50 p/wk

    Self-catered

    Not available

    Contract cost: £10,732.50
    Contract length: 38 weeks
    Size approx: 17.1m2 to 17.5m2

    Room contains double bed, wardrobe, bedside table, desk and chair, lamp and storage. Duvet and pillows provided. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

Additional costs

  • £10 common room charge per term to fund activities and events
  • £10 fee to test your portable electrical equipment
  • card operated laundry and ironing room - a wash costs £2.80 and a dry £1.40

What students say

"Northumberland House is the centre of the universe with bars, restaurants and cinemas of the West End on your doorstep."

"St James's Park is just around the corner if you need some leafy space to study on a sunny day, or just fancy a walk along the river to chill out."

"LSE is only a fifteen minute walk away."

Visit Northumberland House

You’re welcome to visit Northumberland House during the day, any day of the week. We might not be able to show you a room (if they’re all occupied), but you can look at communal areas, and if an extra member of staff is available, we’ll give you a tour. Please contact us beforehand, to make sure reception knows you’re coming.  Email northumberland-house@lse.ac.uk

6 July 2017 - Undergraduate open day - An opportunity to visit some of our accommodation. View the programme

Travel directions and contact details

Travel to 

For travel options from where you are, visit: Northumberland House on Google Maps

Nearest Underground stations

Charing Cross (Bakerloo and Northern line)
Embankment (Bakerloo, Circle, District and Northern line)
Westminster (Circle, District and Jubilee line)
Leicester Square (Northern and Piccadilly lines)

Nearest railway stations

Charing Cross
Waterloo

To Northumberland House by car

 The address for your satnav is: 8A Northumberland Avenue, London, WC2N 5BY

Parking

Parking is very limited in Central London. To see the nearest car parks and on-street parking, visit: Parkopedia

Congestion Charge

Northumberland 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 Northumberland House to LSE campus on Google Maps

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0)20 7107 5600
Email: northumberland-house@lse.ac.uk