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The Glassworks

  • Privately managed by Host
  • Less than 30 seconds’ walk to campus
  • City centre location
  • 4, 5 or 6 bedrooms per flat
  • All rooms have en-suite facilities
  • All rooms contain a small double bed
  • TV’s supplied in all kitchen/lounge areas (TV License not included)
  • Laundry room operated by Circuit Laundry (£2.60 per wash and £1.30 per dry)
  • 100Mb/s Broadband & Wi-Fi Internet is provided by Ask4 and is included in the price of the rent.
  • CCTV, Secure Entry System & 24-hour on-site security presence
  • Contents insurance is included
  • Covered bicycle storage is available
  • Communal common room with Sky TV and vending machines
  • Onsite Gym for residents included in the price of the rent
  • Onsite Cinema room for residents included in the price of the rent


Rent and costs 2017/18

Contract length: 43 weeks

International Students

15th September 2017 - 13th July 2018

Standard Ensuite room £132 per week, inclusive of all bills. Total £5,676

UK/EU Students

22nd September 2017 - 20th July 2018

Standard Ensuite room £132 per week, inclusive of all bills. Total £5,676


For all students, a UK guarantor is required; they must be either in full-time employment, self-employed or receiving a pension. International students without a British guarantor will be required to pay the rent in full at the time of booking.  If you do not have a UK guarantor, Housing Hand can act as a guarantor for both home and international students. For more information please visit  


Rent instalments 2017/18

Rent can be paid in one upfront payment, three instalments or monthly via the Housing Hand option.

Standard Ensuite, Payment in Full:

  • 1 August 2017 - £5476.00

Standard Ensuite, Three Instalments:

  • 1 September 2017 - £2176.00
  • 15 January 2018 - £2376.00
  • 9 April 2018 - £924.00

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

  • 1 August 2017 - £724.00
  • Balance due monthly £528.00 (on 1st of each month from 01/09/17 – 01/05/18)

 N.B. The instalments may not necessarily fall in line with Student Finance England payments. It is your responsibility to ensure monies for rent are cleared upon the date due.

Payments can be made by debit card or credit card via the Host housing portal.

It is worth noting that credit cards are subject to a 2% surcharge being added at point of sale. 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 Victoria Hall Management UK Ltd.   


All flats come with a cooker, hob, microwave, toaster and kettle provided as standard. 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. TVs are provided in the lounges of each flat. There are additional TV’s within the Common Room and there is also a cinema projection screen in the Cinema Room. Please be aware the TV license is not provided and flat mates will have to purchase this if they were to watch the TV. There is also a vacuum cleaner, dustpan and brush, mop and bucket in each flat.


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 bedroom has an en-suite shower room including:

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