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Accommodation - About the Rooms

St Edmund's has considerable history and character, and has undergone several phases of development. Consequently the rooms are distributed in buildings of differing ages, and they are of varying sizes and levels of facilities.

Single rooms in St Edmund's are categorised from 1 - 5. Category 1 has the lowest rent and category 5 the highest. In general, category 1 rooms are smaller and situated in the older buildings, whilst those in category 5 are larger, have ensuite facilities and are situated in the newer buildings. The College also houses students in offsite accommodation, categorised 1-5.

Norfolk Building

  • Study bedrooms in categories 1 – 3

Richard Laws Building

  • Study bedrooms in category 4

Brian Heap Building

  • Study bedrooms in category 5 (ensuite)

Geoffrey Cook Building

  • Two four-room flats (Kitchen, lounge, dining area, shower room and 3 bedrooms; available for couples or three students)
  • Six three-room flats (Kitchen, lounge, dining area, shower room and 2 bedrooms; available for couples)

College grounds and precincts

  • Three small flats (bedsit/study, kitchen and bathroom); available for couples
  • Six maisonettes (two bedrooms, living room, kitchen, bathroom; suitable for couples with up to two children of pre-school age)
  • Study bedrooms in Benet House (adjacent to the College main building) in Categories 1 - 3
  • Study bedrooms in The White Cottage in Categories 4 – 5

The maisonettes and flats are partially furnished and equipped with some essential items. Linen, towels, cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery are not provided. The maisonettes and the 3 smaller flats contain a bath but not a shower.

Rents for category 1-5 rooms are invoiced quarterly and are inclusive of utility bills and council tax.

Rents for other properties are invoiced monthly and are exclusive of utility bills and council tax.

St Edmund’s College  adheres to the ANUK/Unipol Code of Standards for Larger Residential Developments for student accommodation managed and controlled by educational establishments