The residence is a large and luxurious student accommodation offering easy access to a wide range of central London Universities - City University is only a six minute walk away. Located in Zone 1, just a few minutes from both Barbican tube station (serving the Circle, Hammersmith & City, and Metropolitan lines) and Angel tube station (serving the Northern line), Pure City's location places the whole capital and far beyond at your feet. The location also offers easy access to a wide range of attractions such as Exmouth Market, St. Paul’s Cathedral, the Museum of London, Sadler’s Wells Theatre, Smithfield Market and the Barbican Centre with its world-class concerts and cultural events. The area is also well served by hip bars and cafés that are populated with local students and the many creative professionals that live and work nearby.
At Pure City, you will have easy access to trendy Shoreditch and Brick Lane; offering a wide range of bars, world famous record shops, clothing boutiques and restaurants. In short, you will be enjoying all the benefits of living in central London whilst having a wide range of iconic shopping and entertainment areas within a short walk of where you live.
The building offers students a range of room types to suit both your needs and budget. Choose from your own self-contained studio, a two bedroom apartment to share with a friend, or an en-suite with communal kitchen and lounge to socialise with fellow students. Each room within the residence includes a 4ft double bed, underfloor heating, excellent storage space and a spacious desk and desk chair. Internet access is also excellent with 100MB Wi-fi throughout the building.
In order to make students comfortable in their surroundings, there is a wide range of facilities on-site for students to enjoy, including a screening room, large social space offering a range of comfortable seating areas, pool table, table football and vending machines, along with study areas and free-to-use iMacs, all of which make Pure City an excellent place to live and spend time with fellow students.
On-site there is also an extensive social program, put together and hosted by site-staff with the aim of encouraging residents to get to know one another. These events happen frequently throughout the year and are widely varied, including away days, large-scale parties and pizza nights, all of which help to encourage residents to interact with each other and to feel more comfortable in their surroundings.