City Center Location Near Chancery Lane, Farringdon, Holborn Stations

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Last updated: 10/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:4-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

For a single person or 2 people this one bedroomed apartment is ideal in a private gated block converted only 5 years ago. In the courtyard is a cycle store, gated refuse storage, courtyard with SW aspect. The apartment is compact, light and airy with high ceilings and 3 tall windows. The solid wood front door opens into the living area and with separate fully equipped kitchen and bathroom.

The apartment is secure, modern and tastefully furnished with oak floors. It is fully equipped. The greatest advantage is it's Central Location location. Literally almost every major London attraction is accessible by walking as well as being on the train, tube or bus routes the stops for which are 2 minutes walk away from the flat.

Take a look at the can't better this location which is why we bought it for our own use. We are happy that our guests will enjoy all the same advantages.

A stunningly central location in EC1, Sweeps apartment is the perfect base for the historic and cultural sights, the theaters and restaurants and the shopping areas.

The apartment is near Fleet street, St Pauls, The Gherkin and Shard, Liverpool Street and the financial districts, the City, The legal district, Greys Inn and Temple, and it is possible to walk south to the embankment in 10 minutes.

Chancery lane tube station is 5 minutes on Holborn and this is on Central line taking you to oxford Street, Covent garden, Leicester Square and Marble Arch. Farringdon station is also 10 minutes away and is on Thameslink and Hammersmith and City, Circle and Bakerloo lines.

Bus stops for routes to every location in London are st the end of Leather Lane 5 minutes away. It is possible to reach the West End, Mayfair, Covent garden, City district, the Olympic site, South Bank, Tower Bridge and the Tower of London, Theater and entertainment areas very easily with regular tube, train and bus routes on your doorstep. River routes are also easily accessible taking you to Hampton Court and Greenwich.

Sweeps is in a gated site built by Dewent developers in 2006 to a high standard. It is secure and has a contained tree lined courtyard with up lighting on the trees. The cycle store is available. The access to the main building is enclosed and secure. The access to the apartments is also secure on a top floor corridor. The lift operates from the front ground floor access directly to the apartment.

Parking on Leather Lane is possible at weekend and there are several National Car Parks in the vicinity.
The area is within the congestion charge zone.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 3
  • 38 m²
  • Details:

    Elevator : Access through metal gates into courtyard and then into groundfloor glass door to lift vestibule. Very secure location....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    Tastefully furnished double bed...moreless

  • The bedroom is separated from the living area by a screen and has a door leading to the en suite shower room. The double bed is very comfortable and has under bed storage. There is a small wardrobe and bedside tables and lamps for cozy evening reading. There is a radiator....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    The roomy bathroom ihas modern porcelain furniture....moreless

  • The shower is spacious and fully tiled. The sink, toilet and flooring are modern. There is a heated towel rail and and three shelved storage cupboard as well as a broad shelf with ceiling height mirror....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Sweeps apartment in London's financial and legal City centre, is 9 years old, extremely secure, comfortable dwelling for short/ longer stays. There is a flat screen smart tv in living room. Wifi, bedlinen, towels, soap, shampoo, tea, coffee and end of stay cleaning is included in the price. Ideally the flat is for 2 people but a small extra person could sleep on the sofa for an extra cost. Leather Lane buzzes in the week with its street market and is very quiet at weekends. Coffee shops opposite and various facilities and services abound along this interesting old street. Two minutes walk away is Holborn High Street with is great variety of architecture, retail facilities and Hatton garden the mecca for jewellery -a favourite for couples. Leather Lane is proud of its heritage and weekday market (10am to 4pm Mon to Friday only) selling foods, clothes and trinkets. Parking is free at weekends on and near Leather Lane but there are several official car parks nearby....moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Television:

    Sony Bravia New Smart TV with Internet access. Suitable for personal media access. ...moreless

  • VCR


  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Town


  • Dining:

    Lovely oval table by window for maximum light. Separate from kitchen....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 3 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Elevator:

    Access through metal gates into courtyard and then into groundfloor glass door to lift vestibule. Very secure location....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Radiators and extra heating if necessary....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Modern plain good quality tastefully blending....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Light and airy with high ceiling. South Westerly aspect....moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Parking:

    Possible on Leather Lane after 6.30pm each weekday and from1.30pm on Sat until Mon morning. Otherwise one of many National car parks or road meter parkng nearby is possible....moreless

  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Tasteful to match bedding and decor....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washer dryer....moreless

  • Wireless Internet


  • Cooking Utensils:

    Wooden and stainless steel....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plain, pottery....moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Separate from living area, tastefully compact. ...moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Good range and fully equipped....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Bright yellow to match kettle....moreless


  • Gated Community

Building Type

  • Building


Write a review 5
from 11 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer and Early Autumn
May 7 - Oct 28, 2016
5 night min stay
$964 $2,684
Oct 29 - Dec 16, 2016
4 night min stay
$146 $146
Fri, Sat, Sun
$915 $2,684
Festive season
Dec 17 - Jan 13, 2017
4 night min stay
$940 $2,807
Winter to Spring
Jan 14 - Mar 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$915 $2,684
Apr 1 - May 12, 2017
4 night min stay
$940 $2,684
Summer to Autumn
May 13 - Oct 27, 2017
4 night min stay
$159 $122
Fri, Sat, Sun
$964 $2,929
Oct 28 - Dec 15, 2017
4 night min stay
$940 $2,318
Festive Season
Dec 16 - Jan 13, 2018
4 night min stay
$940 $2,807
Winter to Spring
Jan 14 - Mar 30, 2018
4 night min stay
$927 $2,807
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$73 $2,807
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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Longer lets may have discounts. Please ask for details.

We are happy to negotiate with single travelers. We value overseas guests.

Payment is flexible. Often guests pay on arrival.

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Last updated: 10/24/2016
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10 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
London City, Heathrow, Gatwick, Stanstead, Luton
10 Metres
Nearest Barpub
120 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
100 Metres
Nearest Train
Farringdon , Chancery Lane tube Central Line
100 Metres
Nearest Motorway
High Holborn
10 Metres
Nearest Restaurant

Car: Not Necessary

This comfortable apartment is right in central location of London in Leather Lane, Holborn near Chancery Lane tube, Holborn tube, Farringdon tube and Thameslink Kings Cross/St Pancras main line station. It is in an ideal location to explore the City of London. Liverpool Street , the Gherkin, St Pauls, Fleet S, Oxford St, the Embankment the Thames and all famous historic City buildings are within walking distance.

Superb airy apartment in converted Silver Foundry, 'Sweeps' in Hatton Garden Farringdon, the heart of the financial and legal districts near St Pauls, Fleet Street, the Thames. This is the best central location. ' Sweeps' refers to silver slivers created in jewelery making and the building was converted into apartments in 2005.

At the end of Leather Lane on Holborn you can start your walks or you will find regular Bus or tube routes to all locations in London, the City, the West End, South Bank, National Theater, Royal Festival Hall, the Globe, Oxford Street, Marylebone, Fitzrovia and Covent Garden, Leicester Square as well as the Olympic Village.

Superb access to every central location . In walking distance of most major attractions.

You could not get a more Central location than this. It is possible to reach this location easily -Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton and City airport Flights are all accessible. There are car parks in the next street.


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Speaks: english, Welsh



  • The airy lounge

    The airy lounge

  • Double bedroom

    Double bedroom

  • Separate kitchen

    Separate kitchen

  • Double bedroom

    Double bedroom

  • Lounge towards entranc

    Lounge towards entranc

  • Entrance to Sweeps building

    Entrance to Sweeps building

  • Sweeps gated courtyard with bike store

    Sweeps gated courtyard with bike store

  • Sweeps main gated entrance

    Sweeps main gated entrance

  • Leather Lane leading to Holborn

    Leather Lane leading to Holborn

  • Sweeps apartment door

    Sweeps apartment door

  • Tudor architecture on Holborn

    Tudor architecture on Holborn

  • Dining area of lounge

    Dining area of lounge

  • LOVELY apartment in city centre location.

    LOVELY apartment in city centre location.

  • The Thames nearby

    The Thames nearby

  • Sweeps with gated courtyard on Leather Lane

    Sweeps with gated courtyard on Leather Lane

  • Shower room /en suite

    Shower room /en suite

  • Sweeps secure and lit courtyard

    Sweeps secure and lit courtyard

  • The tames a short walk away

    The tames a short walk away

  • Vestibule with lift

    Vestibule with lift

  • A nearby pub

    A nearby pub

  • Holborn and bikes at end of Leather Lane

    Holborn and bikes at end of Leather Lane

  • Holborn to Farringdon with Gherkin in distance

    Holborn to Farringdon with Gherkin in distance

  • Sweeps courtyard

    Sweeps courtyard

  • Chancery Lane, Farringdon and bus routes

    Chancery Lane, Farringdon and bus routes

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