An outstanding purpose built student accommodation development made for a world class university

A stunning new build development in the lucrative market of student property, Canterbury Hall features a beautiful roof-top garden and offers an assured 8% income for five years, along with 4% interest paid from exchange through to completion – making this an excellent investment opportunity.

With a fantastic location right next to the UCLan campus in the city of Preston, Canterbury Hall is the perfect solution for students looking for independent living in a student environment. With the changing demands exhibited by students over recent years – many, especially those from overseas, no longer wish to live in converted houses. They now require bespoke, purpose-built accommodation which lies close to the educational hub.

Property Highlights

  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
  • 21 - 41 sq.m
  • Garstang Road
    Preston. PR1 1NA
  • Zero Stamp Duty
  • Close to Educational Hub
  • 24hr Security
  • Cinema Room
  • Fully Equipped Gym
  • Communal Games Room
  • Beautiful Rooftop Garden
  • Assured 8% Rental Yield

June 2018

- First mechanical and electrical (M&E) fix is 100% complete
- Second M&E fix is 75% complete
- Window installation is 100% complete
- Internal partitions are 90% complete
- Installation of rainscreen is 65% complete
- Installation of render system is 75% complete
- Flat roofs and dormers are 100% complete
- 2nd fix joinery is 40% complete and kitchens are being fitted
- Bathrooms are now being fitted
- Central atriums: pendulum lights fitted and in decoration
- 50% of the building is fully plastered
- All three lifts have been fitted
- The electric substation, gas and water are now fully commissioned
- Scaffolding is now being removed
- Design and communal spaces are agreed for fitting
- Safety inspection came back as good
- No accidents to report
- Furniture has been ordered
- 120 of the 191 units are confirmed as tenanted with further weekly bookings and enquiries ongoing
- Anticipated completion is mid-August 2018

Show Flat

- The show room office opened in January to allow ease of access to the show home

Student Facilities Management who are managing the tenants and the block have set up their temporary office in one of the adjoining rooms next to the show flat and will be conducting viewings and opening times.

January 2018

- The scheme has no delays
- The east, west and centre wings are now fully roofed in
- All wings now have scaffolding erected
- Window installation is at 50%
- Metsec Walls (wall frames) installation is at 70%
- Fire health and safety electrical measures are all agreed
- Electrical first fix is now 18% complete
- Health and safety audit came in as excellent

A new designer has been employed who is working on a grand design for the two large glass central atriums from ground to roof level. The designer will be working on a wow factor for the reception, in-line with the central atriums.

December 2017

- The scheme is on schedule, without delay
- The steel work (superstructure) was fully erected on the 28th November
- All lift shafts are complete, with all floors now shuttered and concreted
- The West and Centre Wings now are fully roofed, with windows now being fitted
- The West and Centre wings now have scaffold the East wing is at 90% with scaffold
- Cladding will start on the West wing W/C the 8th January
- Fire hazard cause and effect has been agreed for the scheme
- Key entry and security measures including CCTV are now full agreed for the whole building
- Third health and safety audit came in as excellent
- Showroom complete, viewings are now taking place, and a number of rooms have already been reserved

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A very impressive company

I can’t really praise the service I’ve received highly enough. Personal, professional and very efficient. Charleigh has been with me the whole way and I can’t thank her enough. I would recommend this company to anyone!

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I am pleased with my relationship with FW. Communication 4000 miles away and different time zone and weekend holidays was very effective and personal.

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