Central London student accommodation

Scape will open its third location in trendy Shoreditch in September 2015. Situated in a quiet urban island just off the Old Street roundabout, our newest student residence will be home to 540 students and 50,000 square feet of educational facilities, communal areas and restaurant and retail space. Within a 3 minute walk from Old Street tube station, Scape Shoreditch is a short journey from City University, College of Law, London Met, Ifs School of Finance, Kaplan, UCL, and University of London!

Scape Shoreditch will have all of the facilities you need to make the most of your time at University. At the heart of the building, our warm and welcoming reception will be staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. At Scape, we're always happy to help - whether it’s answering questions about the building, what's around Shoreditch or just a friendly chat. With secure electronic access, 24 hour security and CCTV, you'll always feel safe at Scape.

The ultimate student experience

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Designed by Stephen Marshall Architects with creative input from Ab Rogers Design, at an impressive 11 storeys high, Scape Shoreditch is a striking addition to the Old Street area. Restaurant, retail, coworking and teaching spaces are set to fill the lower two levels, with the area taking on a lively and energetic atmosphere at night time.

The building will be topped by four pavilions set within a rooftop landscaped garden available exclusively for our students. The large second level concourse will connect the wings and provide all of our students with access to the huge multipurpose common space. The shared space will contain a free gym, communal kitchen and dining space, private and group study areas, laundry, cincema, lounge with game stations, and open air terrace. Our Social Team of students will put on regular events at Scape and around Shoreditch. Some students also write for our blog, where topics range from exams and revision tips to the best night life in London.

Premium student accommodation

When it opens, Scape Shoreditch will offer stylish en suite studios, with creative input from Ab Rogers Design, in a vibrant and innovative area of London. Each studio has a three quarter bed, large study desk, 40 inch HDTV, and eat in kitchenette, and private en suite. With high speed Wifi internet, a cork board, built in storage and ambient lighting, these studios will have everything to help you study. Every student in our Shoreditch location will have their own private kitchenette with a mini fridge and combination microwave/grill so everything you need is all in one place.

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Studio rooms from £270pw

Most of our rooms at Scape Shoreditch combine efficient design with a comfortable three-quarter bed, picture window, large study desk, private kitchenette and designer en suite.
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Artist rendering of the intended room design

Studio+ from £285pw

The same efficiency of the Studio+ rooms, but with more floor space, these studios have a fully fitted kitchenette, small double bed and private en suite. 
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Studio+ Premier from £300pw

Designer studio rooms with more floor space, a huge panoramic window and a larger en suite shower room. Featuring additional storage, and a bigger kitchenette, these offer the ultimate value for money.
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Studio++ rooms from £415pw

The largest studios feature an oversized walk-in en suite, some of which contain a with a luxurious bathtub with shower and twice as much room as our standard studios. The room includes a large fitted kitchenette, built in storage cupboards and wardrobe, and study area.

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Student accommodation in Shoreditch


Contact us

Corsham Street, London N1 6DP
+44(0)207 952 2850

Excellent public transport links

Students at Scape Shoreditch will be in Zone 1 on the London Underground
Old Street station serves the Northern line and National Rail service
Buses 21, 43, 76, 135, 141, 205, 214, 271, N76

Nearby Universities

Old Street tube station is a 3 minute walk from our student accommodation. Many major universities are just a short walk or tube journey away – you can reach King's College, London Metropolitan University, the Courtauld Institute of Art and Central St Martins in 15 minutes or less. You can be at City University and University of the Arts London in under 20 minutes.

The local area

Shoreditch is an area famous for its art galleries, independent shops and nightlife. Much of the art scene is centred around Leonard Street, Redchurch Street and Rivington Place, for nightclubs and bars head towards Old Street and Brick Lane, and Hoxton. Brick Lane is better known for its market where you can pick up jewellery, vintage and one off items. There is such competition amongst the array of Bengali and Indian restaurants on this road that you can eat lunch or dinner for next to nothing!

Shoreditch and Hoxton, East London student accommodation - photo copyright Peter Sigrist

Just off Brick Lane on Hanbury Street, The Old Truman Brewery is a regular host to sample sales, exhibitions, fashion shows and other events. The undercover Spitalfields Market is a great spot for picking up clothing, accessories and artwork. It will only take you 15 minutes to get to the world-famous shopping district of Oxford Street and Bond Street. Westfield Stratford City, with 268 high street and designer stores, is located in Stratford and only 20 minutes from Scape Shoreditch.

If you want to get away from the city then it’s a short walk from Scape Shoreditch to Kings Square Garden. You can walk to Shoreditch Park, which also has football and rugby pitches, tennis courts and ping pong tables in just 10 minutes. When you want to do some sightseeing, many of London’s famous landmarks are within easy reach. From Old Street Underground station you can reach the District Line at Monument. This line serves Westminster station, where you can find the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey. On this line you can also find Trafalgar Square (Embankment station), Buckingham Palace (St. James’s Park station), and the renowned museums of South Kensington – the Science Museum, V&A museum and the Natural History Museum.

*Images provided above are provided as an example only based on an artists interpretation of the intended designs. The room a student is placed in as part of the residence agreement, and the design of the buildings shown may not be identical to these images. All contracts are for 51 weeks. We accept all debit and credit cards and bank transfer payments. Please note that payment by credit card will incur a surcharge. Download our Deposit Protection Scheme Leaflet or Booking Terms and Conditions.

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