Academic House

Herne Hill London SE24 9QH   View Map

Academic House, a contemporary student accommodation located on Hernie Hill, London and is at a short distance from Central London. Give your legs some exercise as this student accommodation is located right next to many London universities. Make use of student facilities such as Rooftop Terrace to enjoy the cool breeze while talking to your friends, store your bike on the premises in the Bike Storage, pay no extra charge with all inclusive bills and send out tweets to your favourite celebrity on Twitter by utilizing the high-speed Wi-Fi. For those who get irked if someone touches their belongings should definitely opt for a private Studio and others can go for an en-suite room in a Shared Apartment.

One can choose to live in an en-suite room in a shared flat or in a private studio at the Academic House London. If you opt for an en-suite room in a shared flat, you will have your own fully furnished bedroom with personal bathroom, study and storage area. However, you will have a communal kitchenette and lounge area. So, you can crash on your bed as soon as you come back from college or mingle with your flat mates while watching a good TV programme in the living area. Academic House student accommodation also offers private and spacious studios for those who love privacy. In a studio apartment, you will have your fully furnished bedroom with private bathroom, study area, storage area, fully fitted kitchenette and lounge area to yourself. So, you can practice different types of dance forms in your living area or complete your semester project peacefully in your room. Academic House London offers a fully furnished roof terrace where you can chill with your friends and flat mates or travel around the city in your bike and keep it safely on-site without any fear of it being vandalized. You will find that all your bills are included. One can also make use of the on-site high-speed Wi-Fi so you can take a break from studies and watch your favourite comedy shows or stay in touch with long-distant family members and friends. One doesn’t need to feel scared of anything as Academic House London provides 24/7 CCTV and on-site management team to solve all your issues.

The local area around Academic House London has lots to offer. Get to indulge in many fun fairs, festivals, parks, cafes and restaurants in the city. International students in London must visit the Brockwell Park which organises fun fairs and festivals around the year. One can also visit O2 Academy Brixton which is one of the most prominent music venues of London. Witness cool live performances by musicians and club nights. Others, who are not music enthusiasts, can go to London City Centre. Indulge in mouth-watering hand-stretched pizzas with your friends and flat mates at the Pizza Express which is within walking distance from Academic house student accommodation. Enjoy a drinking session with friends and classmates at The Commercial.

Academic House London is perfect for students who love to live in a peaceful leafy suburb while being connected to the fast-paced city life.

 

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Bronze Ensuite

Bronze En-Suite is a private room nicely built in approximate 11sqm in size. The room is featured with all modern amenities attached for easy and comfortable living. It includes 5 lockable private bedroom having a single bed with under bed storage, wardrobe, private bathroom, shared kitchen. The en-suite also includes TV, study space having a desk and a chair. Bronze En-Suite is perfectly featured for sharing between 5 students with good storage and living space. En-suite is well equipped with all modern amenitie srequired for an easy and comfortable living. 
Weeks 51
Per week £200
Total £ 10200

Silver Ensuite

Silver En-Suite is a private room nicely built in approximate 11sqm in size. The room is featured with all modern amenities attached for easy and comfortable living. It includes 4 lockable private bedroom having a single bed with under bed storage, wardrobe, private bathroom, shared kitchen. The en-suite also includes TV, study space having a desk and a chair. Silver En-Suite is perfectly featured for sharing between 4 students with good storage and living space.
Weeks 51
Per week £202
Total £ 10302
Weeks 45
Per week £205
Total £ 9225

Gold Ensuite

Gold En-Suite is a private room nicely built in approximate 16sqm in size. The room is featured with all modern amenities attached for easy and comfortable living. It includes lockable private bedroom having double bed with under bed storage, wardrobe, private bathroom, private kitchen having fridge, 2 ring induction hob, microwave grill. The room also includes TV, study space having a desk and a chair. Gold En-Suite room is perfectly featured with good storage and living space. Ensuite is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable stay.
Weeks 51
Move-in 01/Sep/18
Move-out 24/Aug/19
Per week £219
Total £ 11169

Ruby Studio

Ruby Studio is nicely built in approximate 16sqm in size. The room is featured with all modern amenities attached for easy and comfortable living. It includes a double bed with under bed storage, wardrobe, private bathroom, private kitchen having fridge, 2 ring induction hob, microwave grill. The room also includes TV, study space having a desk and a chair. Ruby Studio is perfectly featured with good storage and living space. Studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 51
Per week £235
Total £ 11985
Weeks 45
Per week £241
Total £ 10845

Diamond Studio

Diamond Studio is nicely built in approximate 16msqm in size. The room is featured with all modern amenities attached for easy and comfortable living. It includes a double bed with under bed storage, wardrobe, private bathroom, private kitchen having fridge, 2 ring induction hob, microwave grill. The room also includes TV, study space having a desk and a chair. Diamond Studio is perfectly featured with good storage and living space. Studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comforatble living.
Weeks 51
Per week £247
Total £ 12597
Weeks 45
Per week £252
Total £ 11340

Gold Studio

Gold Studio is an extra bright studio nicely built in approximate 17sqm in size. The room is featured with all modern amenities attached for easy and comfortable living. It includes a double bed with under bed storage, wardrobe, private bathroom, private kitchen with fridge, 2 ring induction hob & microwave grill. The studio also includes TV, study space having a desk and a chair. The room is perfectly featured with good storage and living space holding all modern amenities required for an easy stay.
Weeks 51
Per week £238
Total £ 12138
Weeks 45
Per week £245
Total £ 11025

Platinum Studio

PlatinumStudio is an extra bright studio nicely built in approximate 22sqm in size. The room is featured with all modern amenities attached for easy and comfortable living. It includes double bed with under bed storage, wardrobe, private bathroom, private kitchen with fridge, 2 ring induction hob & microwave grill. The studio also includes TV, breakfast bar with stools, study space having a desk and a chair. The room is perfectly featured with good storage and living space.
Weeks 51
Per week £250
Total £ 12750

Bronze Ensuite

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51 Week (01/Jan/70 - 01/Jan/70)
£200 per Week (£ 10200 total )

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Silver Ensuite

Room Details

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51 Week (01/Jan/70 - 01/Jan/70)
£202 per Week (£ 10302 total )

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45 Week (01/Jan/70 - 01/Jan/70)
£205 per Week (£ 9225 total )

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Gold Ensuite

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51 Week (01/Sep/18 - 24/Aug/19)
£219 per Week (£ 11169 total )

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Ruby Studio

Room Details

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51 Week (01/Jan/70 - 01/Jan/70)
£235 per Week (£ 11985 total )

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45 Week (01/Jan/70 - 01/Jan/70)
£241 per Week (£ 10845 total )

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Diamond Studio

Room Details

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51 Week (01/Jan/70 - 01/Jan/70)
£247 per Week (£ 12597 total )

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45 Week (01/Jan/70 - 01/Jan/70)
£252 per Week (£ 11340 total )

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Gold Studio

Room Details

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51 Week
£238 per Week (£ 12138 total )

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45 Week
£245 per Week (£ 11025 total )

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Platinum Studio

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51 Week (01/Jan/70 - 01/Jan/70)
£250 per Week (£ 12750 total )

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Essentials

Deposit Fees:

£50 - £250 to confirm the booking (Refundable at the end of tenancy)

Rent Payments:

Pay in Full (14 days prior to your contract start date)
Pay in 3 instalments, due in September, January and April (UK based guarantor required)
Pay in 10 instalments with an additional one-time admin fee (UK based guarantor required)

Mode of Payment:

Pay using a debit card or a credit card (1.5% surcharge) online, over the phone or at the reception
Pay via direct debit or bank transfer

You can cancel your booking up to 14 days after you accept your offer or pay your deposit (the Initial Cancellation Period) providing you have not already moved into the property and we will refund your security deposit in full.

 

If you are outside the 14-days cool off period, you may cancel, but are required to find a replacement tenant. Until a suitable replacement is found, you may not be released from the tenancy agreement and are liable to pay the rent.

 

If you do not meet the grades of the university you initially applied to OR fail to receive a VISA, you may be released from the contract and receive a refund of your deposit provided you provide the documents as a proof of this within 2 working days of the results. In case of University rejection, evidence can be a written rejection letter from the University/College/UCAS, or a screenshot of the customer’s UCAS status along with the results, etc. In case of VISA rejection, evidence can be a copy of the letter from the Home Office or other official Visa issuing body as well as a letter from the university, sponsor or institution where they were supposed to be studying. It must clearly show the student’s full name, address and date of issue.

Can I live here?

You must be a full-time student, and be 18 years or older to live in the property. You can book with this property whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of the cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.

Are pets allowed?

No, pets are not permitted in the buildings.

What are your contract lengths?

Each of the properties offer different contract lengths and room types.

Can I choose who I live with?

If you are applying to live with friends, please ensure that you enlist the details of friends that you would like to live with in the booking form with us, we will then contact them and make the arrangements for you!

Can I choose my room?

Rooms are allotted on first cum first served basis.

Can I request to move rooms during my tenancy?

You would need to make a formal request to the accommodation team of the property you are residing at. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy please note there is a room move admin fee of £50.00, you would also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move.

A room move would be impacted by the availability at the time of the request and if there is a waiting list for the requested room or flat type.

Should your requested room move result in moving to more expensive accommodation then yourself and the Guarantor shall be liable to pay the higher rent from the date the Tenant is given access to the more expensive accommodation.

Do you provide summer accommodation?

Yes, the summer accommodation of the same provider usually opens around March.

Do I have to move out in the holidays?

No, your room is yours for the full contract period! You won’t have to move out in the holidays, so you won’t have to remove your belongings every term.

How do I book a viewing?

You can book a viewing of any selected property by sending us an email.

How do I cancel or re-arrange my viewing?

By dropping us an email for the same.

Can I book a room without a viewing?

Absolutely. However, we would always recommend booking a viewing wherever possible.

How long does a viewing take?

Usually up to 30 minutes. However, the sales team are always happy to spend as much time as is needed assisting you with your booking.

What will I be shown on my viewing?

All communal areas and room types requested (dependent upon availability).

I'm in a different country, how do I view a property?

All the properties of the provider have access to Skype option, so you can view a property from wherever you want. Just drop us an email the date & time that suits you and we would arrange a viewing for you.

What do I do if I’m a first-year student and I’m still waiting for my exam results?

If you’re still waiting for your exam results and you’re not sure whether your place at university is confirmed, don’t worry! You can still apply. You just need to ensure that if you do not get your place at university, you let us know on your chosen property in writing a maximum of 3 days after the A Level results day, to cancel your booking. You must provide a UCAS letter to verify your change in circumstances. In this instance, you will receive a full refund of your deposit. If you don’t let us know within 3 days, your tenancy agreement will remain in place, and you will be liable for the rent on your room for the entire contract period.

What do you need from me to book a room?

Register with us.

Tell us your preferences and then select your chosen room

Complete all of your personal information and pay your deposit

Accept your tenancy agreement

Provide a UK guarantor (Only if you’re requesting to pay by instalments)

Can I book if I’m under 18?

The bookings from students who are under 18 are accepted only if they will turn 18 in the first term of the academic year. Unfortunately, for health and safety reasons, applications from students who won’t turn 18 in their first term are not accepted.

What is included in my rent?

All utility bills are included in your rent such as gas, electricity and water and unlimited wifi*. However, your TV license is not included and this is the sole responsibility of the resident as this is not classed as a utility. 

Can I  pay my rent from overseas?

You can pay your rent either online, or by bank transfer depending on your chosen property. Please note that if you make your payment using a credit card or an overseas debit card, you will be required to pay a surcharge of 1.5%.

Can I pay my rent weekly?

The largest instalment plan with this provider is 10, the total contract value is divided into 10 equal amounts and this is paid across 10 months.

What do I need to provide to be a guarantor?

Please note to be a guarantor you must be in full time employment or a homeowner and lived in the UK (England or Wales) for more than 5 years.

You can provide:

A copy of proof of identity (with photograph) such as:

  • Passport
  • Driving License
  • ID Badge

A copy of proof of address (less than 3 months old) such as: Utility bill statement (i.e. Electricity, Water, Telephone)

  • Bank statement
  • Council tax bill for current year

Can I move in before I pay my rent?

Students who are up to date with their rental schedule are only allowed to move in early.

What do I do if my student loan hasn’t arrived yet?

A deferred rent payment option is available for students paying their rent instalments with student finance.

Please note the following steps in order to request a deferred rent instalment plan if you are student who has rebooked to live in a Homes for Students property.

In order to defer your 1st, 2nd and 3rd rent payments you will be required to do the following:

  1. Provide evidence of your student loan finance schedule, showing when you will receive your 1st payment, please forward this by email to the property you will be living at in September.
  2. Make a payment of 2 weeks rent, 14 days prior to your contract starting, the date of your tenancy can be found on your tenancy agreement.
  3. The 2 week rent payment will be deducted from the 1st instalment and the remaining balance will need to be paid in line with the date your student finance will be paid.
  4. You will also need to advise if you wish to defer the date of the 2nd and 3rd rent payments in line with your student finance, this request also needs to go to your property team.

There is no additional charge for the deferred payment plan for rebooking student

Do I need a guarantor?

If you wish to pay your rent in three instalments, you will need a guarantor. Your guarantor must be a homeowner or in full-time employment.

What happens to my deposit?

Your deposit is placed into a Deposit Protection Scheme, where it is held safely throughout the academic year.

When do I get my deposit back?

Your deposit will be returned to you after your tenancy agreement has ended and your room has been inspected. The amount returned to you will depend on any outstanding charges and any damages found in your room or the communal areas in your flat. Please see your tenancy agreement for more information. The deposit can take up to 30 days to get credited.

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