The Glassworks

Total number of bedrooms in hall: 398

Total number via DMU: 262


In the city centre, less than 30 seconds' walk from our campus, The Glassworks is privately managed by Host. 

The flats have three, four, five or six bedrooms, each with en suite facilities. They also have a cooker, induction hob, induction pan set, microwave, toaster and kettle. The lounge and dining area has a breakfast bar and stools, corner sofas and a coffee table along with a notice board and television point.

Hall facilities

  • Ensuite rooms available

    Ensuites available

  • On-site gym

    On-site gym

  • CCTV, secure entry and 24-hour security

    CCTV, secure entry and 24-hour security

  • Bicycle storage facilities

    Bicycle storage

  • Laundry facilities on site

    Laundry facilities

  • High-speed broadband (up to 100mb)

    Up to 100mb broadband

  • Communal study area

    Communal area

  • Close to campus

    Close to campus

  • Communal cinema room

    Cinema room

  • contents insurance

    Contents insurance included

There is a television in each lounge, with additional TVs in the common room and a projection screen in the cinema room. However, the TV license is not provided and flatmates will have to buy one if they watch the TV. There is also a vacuum cleaner, dustpan and brush, mop and bucket, iron and ironing board in each flat.

Standard Ensuite 1
A standard en suite bedroom at The Glassworks

A 100Mb internet broadband and WiFi connection is included in the price of rent and there is also an onsite gym available at no additional cost.

The hall has CCTV, a secure door entry system and 24-hour on-site security, covered bicycle storage and laundry facilities (£3.00 per wash, £1.70 per dry*).

*Laundry prices subject to change

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A premium en suite bedroom at The Glassworks

Each bedroom has:

  • Small double bed with under bed storage
  • Bedside cabinet
  • Desk and desk chair
  • Under-desk Shelf unit
  • Wardrobe and coat hooks
  • Book case
  • Separate telephone and data points for high-speed Internet access
  • Notice board

Each en suite has:

  • Self-contained shower cubicle
  • Toilet, toilet brush and toilet roll holder
  • Pedal bin
  • Towel rails/hooks
  • Shelving behind toilet
  • Wash hand basin, mirror and shelf
  • Mixer taps

 

A cinema room, gym and study area at The Glassworks

Shared Kitchen 1
A shared kitchen and lounge area at The Glassworks

Contract length

International students, 43 weeks running from Friday 18 September 2020 to Friday 16 July 2021

UK/EU students, 43 weeks running from Friday 25 September 2019 to Friday 23 July 2021

Rent and costs

Standard en suite, £146 per week, inclusive of bills. UK/EU students total: £6,278, International students total: £6,278.

Premium en suite, £155 per week, inclusive of bills. UK/EU students total: £6,665.

For all students, a UK guarantor is required. The Guarantor must be either:

•  An organisation in the business of providing guarantees for tenants and approved by Host (such as Housing Hand, UKGuarantor.com or Your Guarantor); or

•  An individual resident in the United Kingdom who is in full-time employment, self-employed or receiving a private pension (individuals in receipt only of state pensions and/or benefits are not accepted as Guarantors).

International students without one must pay the rent in full at the time of booking (Housing Hand can act as a guarantor for both home and international students).

Rent instalments 2020/21

You can pay in one upfront payment, three instalments or monthly via the Housing Hand option.

Standard en suite, payment in full:

  • Upon Booking (paid to DMU) - £200.00
  • 1 August 2020, £6,078.00

Standard en suite, three instalments:

  • Upon Booking (paid to DMU) - £200.00
  • 1 September 2020- £2,282.00
  • 12 January 2021- £2,482.00
  • 12 April 2021 - £1,314.00

Standard en suite, monthly instalments (via Housing Hand ONLY):

  • Upon Booking (paid to DMU) - £200.00
  • 1 August 2020 - £530.00
  • 1 September 2020 - £730.00
  • 1 October 2020 - £730.00
  • Balance due monthly £584.00 (on 1st of each month from 01/11/20– 01/05/21)

Premium en suite, payment in full:

  • Upon Booking (paid to DMU) - £200.00
  • 1 August 2020 - £6,465.00

Premium Ensuite, Three Instalments:

  • Upon Booking (paid to DMU) - £200.00
  • 1 September 2020- £2,435.00
  • 12 January 2021 - £2,635.00
  • 12 April 2021 - £1,395.00

Premium Ensuite, Monthly Instalments (via Housing Hand ONLY):

  • Upon Booking (paid to DMU) - £200.00
  • 1 August 2020 - £575.00
  • 1 September 2020 - £775.00
  • 1 October 2020 - £775.00
  • Balance due monthly £620.00 (on 1st of each month from 01/11/20– 01/05/21)

Additional (and important) rent considerations

The first instalment is payable before arrival. You will not be able to use your student loan to make this payment as you won't recieve it till after you have enrolled onto your course. 

Payments can be made by debit card or credit card via your Host Portal account.

Bank Transfers are also an accepted method of payment, however, the due amount must show in cleared funds prior to arrival. The rent instalments should be paid directly to The Glassworks, please contact them for further information.

T: 0116 326 6150 

E: theglassworks@host-students.com

Terms and conditions

Guarantor form

The Glassworks address

The Glassworks
60 Newarke Street
Leicester LE1 5AN
 
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